RWU Law Students Spend Spring Break Helping Central Falls' Comeback

Mayor James Diossa today thanked two Roger Williams University law school students, Thomas Travers and Christopher Moran, who just spent a full-time week in the Central Falls' Law Department as part of the law school's "Alternative Spring Break" program.  Students in the program dedicate their spring break to serving the public interest.  

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Community Newsletter March 12, 2015

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Central Falls celebrates International Womens Day

Celebrating Central Falls' Women

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Pawtucket Times: Central Falls students will receive laptops to use at home

March 11, 2015
BY JONATHAN BISSONNETTE
CENTRAL FALLS – Students in third grade through the high school this month will be loaned Chromebook laptop computers, which school and city officials believe will aid students as they grow and transition to college and careers.
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James Diossa joins 225 Mayors in Amicus Brief urging U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the Freedom to Marry

Mayor Diossa to U.S. Supreme Court: Make marriage equality the law of the land.

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Pawtucket Times: CF mayor: Bond rating up, city moving forward

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BY JONATHAN BISSONNETTE
CENTRAL FALLS – The outlook of the rating for the city's general obligation bonds was upgraded from “stable” to “positive” and reaffirmed the city's BB rating, credit agency Standard & Poor's announced.
Mayor James Diossa in a release issued Thursday said that the outlook upgrade is proof that the city is moving in the right direction.
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Newest members of Central Falls City Council to be sworn-in

Central Falls, RI – A swearing-in ceremony for the two newly elected members of the Central Falls City Council will be held onThursday, March 5 at 5 pm at City Hall. Councilwoman At –Large Carlene Fonseca and Ward 5 Councilman Ken Vaudreuil will be sworn in by Central Falls Probate Judge Bruce Sawyer in the City Council Chambers.

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Central Falls Community Newsletter March 4 2015

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Central Falls, RI Outlook Revised To Positive On Positive Operations

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BOSTON (Standard & Poor's) March 3, 2015--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said that it revised the outlook on its long-term rating on Central Falls, R.I.' general obligation (GO) bonds to positive from stable. Standard & Poor's also affirmed its 'BB' long-term rating on the bonds.

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Providence Journal: Central Falls Eagle Scout delivers national report in Washington as Somerset man did 67 years ago

 

By Donita Naylor


Journal Staff Writer 

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EAST PROVIDENCE — Eagle Scout Sebastian Zuleta, 17, of Central Falls, flew to Washington last week and met Speaker of the House John Boehner, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and both U.S. senators from Rhode Island.

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