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DASH Shop owner Leo LaBelle has long sought to collaborate with an innovative coffee retailer to create a combined coffee bar and bike shop.

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Nitro Cart to set up shop on West Side

November 19, 2017 0 comments

Campus favorite Nitro Cart brewers will open their first brick and mortar cafe this winter at 288 Broadway in a space shared with DASH Bicycle Shop.

State officials act to stymie Rhode Island’s opioid epidemic

November 16, 2017 0 comments

In the midst of one of the deadliest public health crises in U.S. history, President Trump has declareD the opioid epidemic a “public health emergency,”

Man shot by police near Providence mall

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Man shot by police near Providence mall

November 10, 2017 0 comments

A chaotic scene unfurled at the rear of the Providence Place Mall Thursday when a man was shot dead by police on the Route 95 north ramp.

Elorza enacts municipal ID program for Providence

November 9, 2017 0 comments

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza signed an executive order to create a municipal ID program for the city Nov. 2.

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October crimes target U. employees

November 8, 2017 0 comments

The month’s crimes targeted the University and its employees.

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Gov.’s chief of staff speaks about career path, achieving bipartisan objectives

November 8, 2017 0 comments

Brett P. Smiley, Gov. Gina Raimondo’s chief of staff, came to the University Monday to talk about his experience in politics.

Because Amazon requested an affiliated higher education program as part of the application package, Brown contributed to the proposal by helping design a talent development partnership plan called Amazon Academy.

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Rhode Island applies to host Amazon’s second headquarters

November 7, 2017 0 comments

The state of Rhode Island managed to put together a competitive proposal for Amazon’s second North American headquarters.

City revokes Penthouse nightclub’s licenses following violations

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City revokes Penthouse nightclub’s licenses following violations

November 6, 2017 0 comments

At a hearing Nov. 2, the city’s Board of Licenses unanimously revoked all licenses of the Penthouse nightclub, owned by 334 South Water LLC.

Community-Police act criticized as implementation nears

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Community-Police act criticized as implementation nears

November 2, 2017 0 comments

When the Providence Community-Police Relations Act passed June 1 with a 13-1 vote in the Providence City Council, supporters celebrated.

City Council hopes to increase recycling efforts

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City Council hopes to increase recycling efforts

November 2, 2017 0 comments

The city passed resolutions to increase efforts to educate the city on recycling and to assign a crossing guard at Bradley School Providence on Broadway.