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2014-07-11 23:03:53

101 Mobility’s new corporately-owned location in Boston is now offering a full range of mobility products and installation services to families and businesses in Massachusetts, Rhode Island,

2014-07-10 12:31:05

WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today announced that its board of directors has approved a quarterly dividend of $0.275 (27.5 cents) per

2014-07-09 08:33:00

PAWTUCKET, R.I., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Envision Technology Advisors, a leader in cloud and managed services, virtualization, and business-focused technology consulting, has announced

2014-07-08 16:23:23

EAST GREENWICH, R.I., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verdi Productions is pleased to announce that RI filmmakers Chad & Michelle Verdi have joined Oscar winning director Martin Scorsese's

2014-07-08 12:28:52

Full Article Here: http://bit.ly/CHOPPI_PR PROVIDENCE, R.I., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Public-private partnership resulted in the development of a new web-based tool that will

2014-06-26 12:21:01

Providence-area dealership to provide online access to OEM VW parts WAKEFIELD, R.I., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Volkswagen owners are notoriously affectionate toward their

2014-06-25 23:05:50

Sunday, June 22, through Saturday, June 28, is Lightning Safety Awareness Week. LINCOLN, R.I.

2014-06-20 23:06:24

Recently, FlipBuilder donated its Flip PDF Professional to the 2014 Rhode Island Kids Writers Contest to spice up kids’ creativity, and help them demonstrating their creativity better.

2014-06-20 16:22:35

Verdi's latest production 'Almost Mercy' wraps and heads to the big screen in early 2015. EAST GREENWICH, R.I., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- East Greenwich, RI film company Verdi

2014-06-19 23:19:21

Advanced Chemical announces the date for the fourth annual John Venditti Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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