By CATHERINE WELCH
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Clean the Bay will expand its services thanks to a grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
The $120,000 grant will allow the group to clear junk off the shores in Mount Hope Bay and up the Taunton River into the Fall River area.
Clean the Bay's Captain Joe Mariani said the type of debris they find in urban areas around Warwick and Providence is different than what they find along the southern coast.
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Listen to the WRNI Morning News Podcast for Monday, November 8, 2010.
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By DAVE FALLON
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Defense Department says a Middletown native has died in Afghanistan.
The military says 22-year-old Sgt. Michael Paranzino, serving with the 10th Mountain Division, died of wounds after his unit was attacked in Kandahar with an improvised bomb.
Parnzino was based in Fort Drum, New York.
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