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The Valley Breeze Pawtucket 08-15-2018

The Valley Breeze Newspapers serving the Northern Rhode Island towns of Cumberland, Lincoln, Woonsocket, Smithfield, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, North Providence, Scituate, Foster, and Glocester

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©2018 BREEZE PUBLICATIONS INC. Serving Pawtucket Breeze THE VALLEY FREE AUGUST 15-21, 2018 BREEZE PHOTO BY CHARLES LAWRENCE Members of the Pawtucket Family YMCA took part in Pawtucket's National Night Out, held last Tuesday, Aug. 7, at Payne Park. National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships. ANTHONY ALUARADO, of Pawtucket, left, and MARQUISE HOLMAN, of Providence, share a laugh while Aluarado enjoys a cool lemonade on the hot summer night. See more photos on page 15. PAWTUCKET – A requested zone change would allow the owner of the New England Paper Tube property off Barton Street to develop a mix of residential loft-style apartments and a restaurant, with the dining space located in the boiler room of the massive industrial property. Bond St. LLC is asking officials to move the property, with addresses at 349 Barton St., 195 Weeden St., 173 Weeden St., and 181 Conant St., from the current MB (industrial built up) zone into a CD (downtown com- mercial) zone, according to Bond St. partner Rebecca Spencer. New lofts proposed at N.E. Paper Tube site By ETHAN SHOREY Valley Breeze Managing Editor See LOFTS, Page 14 WORCESTER, Mass. – Potentially serious environmental concerns have arisen about the proposed site of a new stadium in Worcester, prompt- ing questions about additional time and money needed to develop a baseball facility at the location. As Worcester officials and city leaders in Pawtucket continue to hold separate and ongoing stadium discussions with owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox this month, team owners were recently informed about the extent of environmental issues in Worcester, and are concerned about them, say multiple sources. According to documentation obtained by The Breeze, Worcester's long history of industrial contami- nation at and around the targeted Wyman-Gordon site in the Canal Reports show proposed Worcester stadium site has extensive contamination By ETHAN SHOREY Valley Breeze Managing Editor See SITE, Page 22 Wills & Trusts Estate Planning & Settlement The Law Office of George M. Prescott Esquire Rhode Island does not have a procedure for the certification or recognition of specialization by lawyers. 300 Front Street, Lincoln, RI 02865 Telephone – 401.726.5577 No fee for initial consultation. Does your child like? Robotics • Google Chromebooks Up to date computer room with fiber optic technology Wireless technology throughout the school Strings and Instrumental Music Chorus • Drama • Smartboards • Sports SAINT CECILIA SCHOOL Celebrating over 100 years of Catholic education! Then St. Cecilia School is the only school for you! Accepting Registrations for 2018-2019 Pre-K - Grade 8 Where morals and values meet academic excellence Extended Care is available 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 755 Central Avenue, Pawtucket, Rhode Island 401-723-9463 • • Call for a personal tour:

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