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Fire destroys abandoned farm in East Providence

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Fire destroys abandoned farm in East Providence


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Bridgeport Sound Tigers send care packages to military troops

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Bridgeport Sound Tigers send care packages to military troops


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Penn State fraternity faces underage drinking charges

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Penn State fraternity faces underage drinking charges


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Winners take cash prizes in Carlisle Halloween Parade

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Winners take cash prizes in Carlisle Halloween Parade


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Sentinel police log for Oct. 18

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Sentinel police log for Oct. 18


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Ex-Gov. Rowland May Be Back In Waterbury Next Month

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Ex-Gov. Rowland May Be Back In Waterbury Next Month


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Mike Pence’s brother launches run for Indiana US House seat

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Mike Pence’s brother launches run for Indiana US House seat


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Politics & Government

  • Ex-Gov. Rowland May Be Back In Waterbury Next Month
    Ex-Gov. Rowland May Be Back In Waterbury Next Month

    , courant.com

    Ex-Gov. John G. Rowland could be out of the penitentiary and back in Waterbury, where his political career began, by late November, according to the terms of his early release. The twice convicted and imprisoned career politician is expected to be transferred late next month to a work release program at a half-way house on Cliff Street — 14 months into his 30-month prison sentence
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Sports

  • Kia Nurse Prepares For Her 'Grandma Year' At UConn
    Kia Nurse Prepares For Her 'Grandma Year' At UConn

    , courant.com

    It’s something of ritual around the UConn women’s basketball program. In the hours leading up to the first practice of the fall, players digitally wave goodbye. The Huskies are barred from tweeting during the season, so the final Twitter presence occurs just before the preseason kicks off. On the eve of the first practice last week, tweeted her picture with a “bye bye twitter” message
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Business

  • Coventry Police searching for man using stolen credit cards
    Coventry Police searching for man using stolen credit cards

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    COVENTRY, R.I. — The Coventry Police Department is searching for a suspect who they say made multiple fraudulent purchases with stolen credit cards. According to police, the suspect broke into a vehicle in Coventry, stole a wallet with numerous credit cards belonging to the victim and used them in stores across Rhode Island and Massachusetts on Sept. 22. Police say the suspect used the stolen credit cards at Benny’s in East Greenwich, Salk’s Ace Hardware in North Kingstown, Staples and Denali stores in Wakefield, Palumbo Liquors in Walpole and Home Depot in Norwood
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Family & Parenting

  • Winchester Halloween Display Raises Money For Children's Hospital
    Winchester Halloween Display Raises Money For Children's Hospital

    , boston.cbslocal.com

    WINCHESTER (CBS) — It’s the fourteenth year John Downs has built and operated the spooky display outside his home on Franklin Road. It’s an impressive sight, but it’s not just for scares–the display is part of the Halloween Helping Kids program, which raises money for Boston Children’s Hospital. “Over the past four years, we’ve raised over $20,000, and I’m hoping to raise another $10,000 this year,” Downs told WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens
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Society & Culture

Entertainment & Arts

  • At Curtis, a night of Big Schubert with Berlin Philharmonic concertmaster and friends
    At Curtis, a night of Big Schubert with Berlin Philharmonic concertmaster and friends

    , philly.com

    Popular Stories Is there a more delicious hunk of programming this entire season than the two Schubert piano trios being played at the Curtis Institute of Music? It’s possible to speak of Tuesday night’s performance of the E Flat and B Flat trios in present tense because they are still, in a way, going on. Curtis streamed the concert via Facebook Live and is extending its reach for a week by putting the entire two hours on the school’s Facebook and YouTube pages
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Education

  • Faculty union reaches deal with Pennsylvania universities
    Faculty union reaches deal with Pennsylvania universities

    , cumberlink.com

    HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities and their faculty union say they've reached a tentative agreement on a new contract that will run through June 2019. The State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties issued a joint statement on Tuesday that announced the deal but didn't disclose any details. The current contract expires next June
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Law & Crime

  • Bridgeport Sound Tigers send care packages to military troops
    Bridgeport Sound Tigers send care packages to military troops

    , wtnh.com

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — One local hockey team is doing its part to help our military overseas. The Bridgeport Sound Tigers hockey team is sending support to military troops. The team and its booster club packed up toiletries, snacks, and other items, and then organized them into care packages. They then shipped the care packages out to military personnel abroad. A total of 46 boxes were sent out to the troops
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Life & Style

  • Melania Trump to donate inaugural ball gown to Smithsonian
    Melania Trump to donate inaugural ball gown to Smithsonian

    , wtnh.com

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is donating her inaugural ball gown to the First Ladies’ Collection at the Smithsonian Institution. The first lady is handing over the vanilla silk, off-the-shoulder gown during a ceremony Friday in Washington. The gown also featured a slit skirt, ruffled accent trim from the neckline to the hem and a claret ribbon around the waist. Mrs
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