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ACI escapee faces new charges - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:42:38 -0700

An inmate who escaped from a minimum security work detail at the Adult Correctional Institutions in Cranston and was later captured faces new charges.

Escaped ACI inmate captured in Providence - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:36:04 -0700

Authorities said Wednesday they have caught an inmate who escaped from a minimum security work detail in Cranston. Keurys Pena, who also goes by the name of Michael Santana, was found on Daboll Street near Updike Street in Providence at about 1:40 p.m. He was taken into custody without incident.

EGFD retirees suing Town over health care
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:59:53 -0700

By JAMES BESSETTE jbessette@ricentral.com EGFD9846CMYK.jpg EAST GREENWICH — A fire is now brewing in the courts between retired firefighters and the Town of East Greenwich regarding the health coverage switch that took place last month. Source  Southern Rhode Island Newspapers var OutbrainPermaLink = 'http://www.ricentral.com/content/egfd-retirees-suing-town-over-health-care'; var OB ...

Hirings and firings: 2014 college basketball coaching changes
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:45:00 -0700

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Top American Film Schools Alumni: Matthew McConaughey, Vince Gilligan and More (Photos)
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:49:03 -0700

THR looks at where talents such as Seth MacFarlane, Alexander Payne, Darren Aronofsky and "Frozen" co-director Jennifer Lee got their starts.

These Are the Top 25 Film Schools in the United States
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:49:15 -0700

Heavyweights like USC and NYU hold strong, but the other contenders are closer than you think. read more