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Take The Longest Paved Trail In Rhode Island For An Adventure Everyone Can Enjoy

Taking the family on an outdoor adventure this time of year can be tricky. The beautiful forested trails that are normally our go-to spots can become virtual mud pits during the wet winter season. Luckily there is a paved trail in Rhode Island that is hikeable or bikeable during any season. The Wash

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Wareham Police Arrest RI Man for Receiving Stolen Property

WAREHAM — Wareham Police have arrested a Rhode Island man for receiving stolen property after an investigation into over $12,000 in electrical supplies believed to have been fraudulently purchased.

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Rhode Island Council for the Humanities: Shutdown places democracy at risk, depletes our culture

The following letter, which was written by Touba Ghadessi,Board Chair, Rhode Island Council for the Humanities originally appeared here. It has been republished with permission.

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Rhode Island vs. St. Bonaventure - 1/16/19 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Wednesday college basketball action features the St. Bonaventure Bonnies facing the Rhode Island Rams. The St. Bonaventure Bonnies have won consecutive contests after downing Fordham 71-64 on Saturday as a seven point favorite.

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Women’s basketball switches up starting five to ease inexperience

Sixteen games into the season, women’s basketball (5–11, 2–1 A-10) has finally found a consistent lineup. Head coach Jennifer Rizzotti tinkered with her starting five during the team’s 13-game nonconference slate and said she was still struggling to find the right combination of starters she could c

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Brown goes green with a 50 MW solar project

Another week, another university looking to neutralize its greenhouse gas emissions by turning to solar. This week, it is Rhode Island’s Ivy League institution, Brown University, which has announced plans to construct a 50 MWdc solar facility in the southern part of the state.

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George Mason Picks Up Biggest Win of the Season

This past weekend, the George Mason basketball team picked up their biggest win of the season when they went on the road and upset No. 123 Rhode Island. The Rams were the highest ranked team (via KenPom) that Mason beat this year and now, they’re 3-1 in Atlantic-10 play.

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As Amtrust Finl Svcs (AFSI) Shares Were Volatile, Water Island Capital Cut Its Stake by $366,800; Shell Asset Management Co Decreased Stake in Bristol Myers Squibb Co (BMY) by $586,582 as Market Value Declined

Shell Asset Management Co decreased its stake in Bristol Myers Squibb Co (BMY) by 5.88% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Shell Asset Management Co sold 9,461 shares as the company’s stock declined 13.60% with the market. The institutional investor held 151,555 shares of the

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A Second RI Casino Joins Sports Betting

While Rhode Island was one of the first states to legalize sports betting after the Supreme Court voted to overturn a ban on sports books, it did not adopt sports gambling as quickly as some of the states around it. Now within a week’s time, two casinos will be up and running with sportsbooks in Rho

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Coach Cooley to Lead Team USA

It has been quite an exciting few weeks for Providence College Men’s Basketball Head Coach Ed Cooley. Not only has he been gifted with one of the highest honors in the state of Rhode Island, but also has been given an incredible opportunity for himself and PC basketball.

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Women’s basketball surges past Rhode Island, earns first A-10 win

Women’s basketball battled Rhode Island Wednesday night on the road to capture GW’s first Atlantic 10 win of the season. The score was knotted after the first and second quarters. Heading into the final frame the Rams (6-8, 1-1 A-10) carried a one-point lead, but the Colonials (4-11, 1-1 A-10) broke

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Nautilus Scoops Up 3 MW Community Solar Portfolio In R.I.

New Jersey-based Nautilus Solar Energy LLC, a national solar project acquisition, development and asset management company, has acquired a 3 MW community solar portfolio in Rhode Island from ISM Solar Development LLC.

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Northeastern states band together to tackle transportation pollution

How is the Northeast taking on the largest source of planet-warming, climate-changing pollution?. On Dec. 18, Connecticut joined Massachusetts, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia and Washington, D.C., to announce they will create a regional plan to curb tra

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Violet Opens, With Rhode Island-Inspired Pizza From Matthew and Emily Hyland

Rhode Island, where Emily and Matthew Hyland met in college, has inspired their sixth and most elegant restaurant. For this latest venture, the couple, who were instrumental in bringing square Detroit-style pizzas to Brooklyn, Manhattan and Nashville, are focusing on grilled pizzas in the style of A

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