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Department of Health closes three beaches for swimming

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — The Rhode Island Department of Health closed down three beaches for swimming Wednesday. The Department of Health said Third Beach in Middletown, Spring Lake Beach in Burrillville, and Harmony Hill School Beach in Glocester have unsafe bacteria levels. RIDOH will continue to monitor the beach...
BURRILLVILLE, RI
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August 11, 2022 e-EDITION

At a recent meeting of The Johnston Town Council, the Council did adopt the following Ordinance effective immediately: Ordinance 2022-7: An Ordinance for street abandonment. Said …
JOHNSTON, RI

Dighton man charged with punching clerk when credit card declined at Auburn gas station

AUBURN - A man allegedly beat a teenager working at a gas station and her mother when his credit card was declined.Police say 30-year-old Kyle Fitta, of North Dighton, punched the 19-year-old clerk in the face when his credit card wouldn't go through at a gas station in Auburn. When her mother, who is the store manager, tried to intervene, police said he attacked her as well.Both women were punched, kicked and thrown against the store displays and floor. A customer who saw the attack went into the store and screamed at Fitta to stop. Fitta allegedly then took the mother's keys and cell phone before leaving. He then drove his car to the Mass Pike where, police say, he caused a crash, assaulted another driver and resisted arrest by State Police. Fitta is now facing several charges.The clerk had a broken nose, a black eye and a cut above her eye that required stitches. Her mother had a black eye, cuts and bruises and a back injury. They are expected to be OK.
AUBURN, MA
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West Warwick police warn residents of hearing gunshots

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) — The West Warwick Police Department warned residents Wednesday of hearing gunshots throughout the week. The department posted on their Facebook that officers will be “conducting firearms training at the police range located on Hay Street,” read in a Facebook post. They also...
WEST WARWICK, RI
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Last Day To Register To Vote In Primaries — Sunday

Attention Providence residents: The deadline to register to vote in the September primaries is Sunday, August 14. The Providence Board of Canvassers has this handy chart:. August 14 – Voter Registration Deadline for Primary. August 23 – Mail Ballot Application Deadline for Primary. August 24 – Early Voting...
PROVIDENCE, RI
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Seekonk police search for bank robbery suspect

(WJAR) — Seekonk police are searching for a man accused of robbing Santander Bank on Taunton Avenue in Seekonk, Massachusetts on Friday. Police said the suspect came into the bank and passed a note to the teller, demanding money. He was last seen walking to a nearby parking lot...
SEEKONK, MA
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Touro Synagogue to host 75th Annual George Washington Letter Reading on August 21

Every summer, Touro Synagogue Foundation partners with Congregation Jeshuat Israel to host The George Washington Letter Reading, an event honoring our nation’s heritage of religious freedom. George Washington’s 1790 letter to “To the Hebrew Congregation in Newport” was written during his first trip to Rhode Island as President and...
NEWPORT, RI
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NBC 10 I-Team: Cracking the case of 'Popes Island Jane Doe'

It's the morning of Oct. 30, 1996, when former New Bedford Detective Richard Ferreria gets a phone call. The voice on the other line is another officer, calling him to Popes Island Marina for a homicide. A maintenance worker had discovered the body of a woman floating in the water...
NEW BEDFORD, MA
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