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A city of northeast Rhode Island, a suburb of Providence. The first successful water-powered cotton mill in the United States was built here (1790-1793) by Samuel Slater.


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a city in NE Rhode Island. 73,680.
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The Pawtucket Police Department Is Seeking Proposals From An Individual, Agency Or Collaboration Of Agencies With A Prime Contractor To Provide The Services Described In Section 4.
Your attention, please: Just in time for the opening of the 2014 baseball season, the Pawtucket Red Sox and Verizon have announced a marketing partnership that features the opening of a Verizon Fan Center here at McCoy Stadium.
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In that quiet period between Christmas and New Year's Day, I learned that James Peter McNamee had passed away in his Sleep Christmas Eve in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
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announced today that Rhode Island-based Pawtucket Credit Union selected its highly secure suite of electronic banking solutions to improve the level of service it provides retail and business members.
For 40 years, Pawtucket resident Mike Shloul has lived within walking distance of McCoy Stadium, where the PawSox have played home games since 1973.
31 /PRNewswire/ -- Prior to the Monday, August 24 Pawtucket Red Sox game, a pre-game ceremony on the field of McCoy Stadium aimed to have an impact on the lives of thousands of struggling Rhode Islanders.
Previously, she was a paralegal for the Department of the Attorney General in Providence, Rhode Island, and an inside sales representative for Collette Travel Services in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.