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Brien no longer defendant in fraud suit

January 2, 2014

WOONSOCKET – City Council President Albert G. Brien and his real estate brokerage company have been released as defendants from a Superior Court lawsuit accusing them of being involved in series of fraudulent land acquisitions made by the operators of the state landfill in Johnston.

For full story, see page 1 of Friday's Call.

Burrillville’s ‘Mr. Doughboy’ faces foreclosure

January 2, 2014

BURRILLVILLE – With an old-fashioned miniature golf course and a menu reminiscent of a dining car, Mr. Doughboy seemed to belong to another era.

Now the roadside landmark at 1950 Broncos Highway may really be going the way of the jukebox and the deuce coupe.

For full story, see page 1 of Friday's Call.

City invokes parking ban today

January 2, 2014

The Woonsocket Public Works Department has issued a parking ban effective starting at noon today and ending Friday at 3 p.m. Woonsocket Police will enforce the ban.
A weather watch indicates the potential for severe or damaging weather conditions with dangerously low temperatures.

Upper Deck Post 86/14  posts pair of weekend blowouts  WEST WARWICK – During a...
WARWICK – The Lincoln Little League All-Stars topped Cranston Western, 7-2, on Sunday...
WARWICK – Nick Toro had a penchant for pounding home runs in the R.I. Little League Major Division...
WOONSOCKET — City Council President Albert G. Brien said he is preparing to mount a second flank of a legal attack on...
BLACKSTONE – After a delayed spring planting season, area farmers are starting to sell the bounty of their agricultural...
NORTH SMITHFIELD – You probably think the trombone is a musical instrument. To Matthew Ethier, it’s also a vehicle, and...

 

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