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Tug boat runs aground near Sabin Point

Tug boat runs aground near Sabin Point

BOSTON — The U.S. Coast Guard is working with local and state agencies to re-float a tug that ran aground at approximate 12:15 a.m., Tuesday, June 3, near Sabin Point in Riverside. The 40-foot tug “Theodore” was reported aground in the river to the watchstanders at Sector Southeastern New England. On scene are: Coast Guard

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East Providence Firefighters secure truck after being swallowed by the high tide

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Fire Department, which in the last few days helped put out two blazes in nearby Barrington and also rescued a deer, continued its very busy stretch Sunday, Jan. 12. An East Providence Post/eastbayri.com reader submitted a photo (below) showing firefighters “securing a truck stuck in the sand and overcome