RI State Police Make Sixty-Four Arrests Over the St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that as a result of our efforts to continue to make our highways safer, members of the Rhode Island State Police have arrested thirteen (13) subjects for Driving While Intoxicated during over the St. Patrick's Day Weekend. In addition to the DWI arrests, they made fifty-one (51) other arrests on miscellaneous charges. The following is a list of subjects, who were arrested for Driving While Intoxicated: Segundo Paguay, age 41, of 38 Main Street, Apt 2, East Greenwich, Rhode Island • Driving Under the Influence of…
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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

March 17 is celebrated worldwide as St. Patrick's day, patron of Ireland. St. Patrick was born in the year 387 in Kilpatrick, near Dumbarton, in Scotland. His father was an officer of the Roman army. Irish pirates took Patrick prisoner at the age of 16 year and sold him as a slave. He spent six years in Ireland, where he learned to speak the Celtic language. He managed to escape and went to France to prepare for the monastic life, and was ordained a priest. When he was 46 years of age he decided to return to Ireland to evangelize…
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Mayor Taveras to Host Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Providence City Hall

Providence Mayor Angel Taveras will host the annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Providence City Hall on Monday afternoon. Providence College President Rev. Brian J. Shanley will be the keynote speaker at this year’s formal celebration on the second floor of City Hall. City Hall will be filled with traditional musical and dance performances by the Providence Police Department Pipes and Drums Corps and the Goulding School of Irish Dance. Monday, March 17, 2014, 12
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