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2008-06-25 18:02:33

By Alex Kuffner, The Providence Journal, R.I. Jun. 24--After suffering a series of setbacks since receiving conditional federal approval three years ago to build a liquefied natural gas terminal in Fall River, Weaver's Cove Energy came back this year with an alternative proposal.

2008-06-25 15:02:34

By Alex Kuffner Weaver's Cove Energy is proposing an alternate plan for a floating liquefied natural gas terminal in Mount Hope Bay. BRISTOL -- They called the plan ill-conceived, dangerous, an environmental disaster and just plain bad.

2008-06-25 06:02:59

By Jay Fitzgerald, Boston Herald Jun. 25--Backers of a planned LNG facility in Fall River are howling over U.S. Rep. Barney Frank's push to designate an industrial stretch of the Taunton River as "wild and scenic" -- and all but kill the plan.

2008-06-24 15:02:34

By Alex Kuffner The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will hold public hearings on the Weaver's Cover Energy proposal tonight and tomorrow.

2008-06-20 18:00:16

By Timothy C. Barmann, The Providence Journal, R.I. Jun. 20--Officials in Rhode Island and Massachusetts told federal regulators yesterday that the states opposed a five-year extension sought by the company to build a liquefied-natural-gas terminal in Fall River.

2008-06-20 15:00:15

By Timothy C Barmann Weaver's Cove Energy has requested more time on its five-year permit to build an LNG terminal in Fall River because it has been delayed by a number of state and federal approvals.

2005-08-12 15:12:57

By Jason Szep FALL RIVER, Massachusetts (Reuters) - Fall River, a Massachusetts city of rusting textile mills, is stepping up a fight to block a liquefied natural gas project that residents fear could become the target of terrorists.


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Pukwudgie, (Korrigan)
2014-02-17 15:15:28

The Pukwudgie is a small humanoid from Wampanoag folklore. The legend of this creature began in connection with the Wampanoag people's first beliefs that a creation giant had created most of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The Pukwudgies were jealous of the way the Natives adored the creation giant, but still tried to help them, though their efforts were in vein. So the Pukwudgies decided to torment the Wampanoag people instead. Because of this, the Pukwudgie was best to be left alone, or bad...

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pudic
  • Easily ashamed, having a strong sense of shame; modest; chaste.
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