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U. responds to potential hurricane threat

September 19, 2017 0 comments

The University and the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency responded Monday to the impending threat of Hurricane Jose.

Rhode Island elected officials denounce end of DACA

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Rhode Island elected officials denounce end of DACA

September 18, 2017 0 comments

Following President Trump’s reversal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, R.I. congressmen issued statements condemning the change.

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Metro Roundup: Sept. 10-Sept. 17

September 17, 2017 0 comments

The Rhode Island General Assembly will open this Tuesday for a special legislative session, the Associated Press reports.

Providence elementary schools offer free meals to all students

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Providence elementary schools offer free meals to all students

September 14, 2017 0 comments

This year, elementary school students throughout Providence Public Schools can get a free breakfast and lunch from their cafeterias.

PawSox owners propose new stadium

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PawSox owners propose new stadium

September 14, 2017 0 comments

“Pawtucket is home,” read the red shirts of Rhode Islanders who came out to the Senate Finance Committee Hearing Thursday

Landlord buys local real estate, draws critics

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Landlord buys local real estate, draws critics

September 12, 2017 0 comments

Providence community members have been raising concerns about Walter Bronhard, the owner of Walter L. Bronhard Real Estate.

Whiskey Republic called to close after nearby brawl

Whiskey Republic called to close after nearby brawl

September 12, 2017 0 comments

Providence Board of Licenses called for the immediate closing of Whiskey Republic on Monday after a brawl outside of the bar turned violent.

Campus sees several incidents of larceny over summer months

September 11, 2017 0 comments

Throughout June, July and August, the Department of Public Safety recorded 25 crimes, according to records accessed by The Herald through the Clery Act.

RIPTA holds community meeting to discuss new bus routes

September 11, 2017 0 comments

The Rhode Island Public Transportation Authority hosted an open house to get public input as it plans its future bus routes.

Activists, elected officials protest Trump’s DACA decision

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Activists, elected officials protest Trump’s DACA decision

September 10, 2017 0 comments

Local activists, elected officials and Brown students protested President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program Friday.