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Man killed in Pawtucket car accident

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are investigating a single car crash that killed the driver in Pawtucket overnight.

The accident happened around 2 a.m. on Underwood Street. 62 more words

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Breath(e) with The Low Mountain Top Collective - A conversation with Ronald Kevin Lewis

The Low Mountain Top Collective, a new collaboration of Providence-based artists, presents  their first performance, “Breath(e)”,  this weekend at Mixed Magic Theater in Pawtucket. The production is a multidisciplinary event that will feature many art forms including visual art, theater, poetry, and dance, endeavoring to “engage creative process across disciplines in the creation of works that point to an age of justice, peace, and unity.”   2,059 more words

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Rhode Islanders warned of look-alike workers' compensation website

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — The Department of Labor and Training and the Attorney General’s office are advising employers and workers to avoid a look-alike website offering information on workers’ compensation coverage. 666 more words

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Police: Bank robber waited in line, demanded cash

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are looking for a man suspected of robbing the Pawtucket Credit Union on Broadway around 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said the suspect waited in line for the next available teller, then demanded all of the teller’s cash. 69 more words

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Historic Silver Top Diner to be auctioned

PAWTUCKET, RI (WPRI) – The City of Pawtucket is putting a former Providence landmark on the auction block.

The city announced the sale of the Silver Top Diner in a news release Tuesday. 165 more words

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Health dept. announces RI's first human case of West Nile virus

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The Rhode Island Department of Health on Tuesday confirmed the state’s first human case of West Nile virus in 2016.

According to health officials, the 49-year-old Pawtucket resident was diagnosed on Aug. 406 more words

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Cafeteria workers set to strike for equal pay in Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Cafeteria workers at the school district in Pawtucket could strike for one day this coming Friday, September 23 if they don’t come to an agreement on pay with the contractor that employs them. 84 more words

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