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October 9th, 2014

Thompson’s of Hope Valley is worth a visit

October 9, 2014

HOPKINTON – Whether you think of it as an antique store with a fragrant twist, or a flower shop with historical inventory, Thompson’s of Hope Valley is definitely worth a visit.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Wood River Health shares future plans

October 9, 2014

HOPKINTON — At Monday night’s town council meeting, Wood River Health Center (WRHC) Director Michael Lichenstein provided an update on the center’s new hires, activities, and future plans.
Located in Hopkinton, WRHC provides primary medical care, dental care, WIC, nutrition, chronic disease management and social services and related supports. The center has served about 7,000 patients over 23,000 visits over the last year, and about 11,000 over the last three years.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

Richmond amendment allows tax breaks for renewables

October 9, 2014

RICHMOND — Green energy companies could receive tax breaks in Richmond through a new amendment that allows the town council to exempt or stabilize tangibles taxes on qualifying property used for renewable energy production. The amendment also reduces the threshold of investment required by the current town ordinance as well as increase the term of that investment for up to 15 years.

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Southern Rhode Island Newspapers

October 8th

Narragansett to host first annual half marathon

October 8, 2014

NARRAGANSETT- The Narragansett Running Association came up with a great race venue, and intend to implement it on Sunday, Nov. 2. It is the First Annual Gansett Half-Marathon , and will take runners through a scenic 13.1-mile course that covers much of the southern part of Narragansett.
According to race officials, this event will start and end near the Narragansett Town Beach. It will include a flat and fast course that covers the Towers, Kinney Avenue, Clark Road, Scarborough Beach, and the Point Judith Lighthouse. Race time is 11 a.m.

Crusaders drop game to Oakers 3-1 Monday

October 8, 2014

NARRAGANSETT- The Coventry Oakers and the Prout School Crusaders have both had their struggles this season. Each team looked to get a big victory on Monday night and pull above .500 for the season.
Ultimately, Coventry had too much offense for the Crusaders on Monday night, winning the game, 3-1, at the Prout School.
The big road victory for the Oakers gives Coventry a 6-5-2 record on the season, while the Crusaders fall to 2-3-5.

Narragansett suffers first loss of season

October 8, 2014

MIDDLETOWN- The Narragansett Mariners have been one of the biggest surprises in high school football this season. With an undefeated 3-0 record heading into Friday night's contest against the Middletown Islanders, the Mariners were looking to have a big game under the lights to show they are a legitimate contender in their division.
Despite the success, Narragansett didn't have enough offense to keep up with the Islanders on Friday night, as the Mariners were defeated by Middletown, 48-22.

URI falls in Governor’s Cup

October 8, 2014

KINGSTON — For the second consecutive home game, the winless Rhode Island football team turned the ball over three times in the first half of a winnable contest.
And, not surprisingly, for the second time in as many games at Meade Stadium, the Rams walked off the field feeling they’d just throw away an opportunity to give first-year coach Joe Fleming his first victory in charge of the program.

 

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