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School deficit reduced this year; cuts proposed for next year

This year’s deficit and next year’s budget bookended the New Shoreham School Committee’s meeting on January 13. The committee was pleased to hear that the projected deficit for the 2019-2020 school year has been reduced to about $50,000, less than half of the initial amount. But the causes of the deficit are among the factors …

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Filippi delivers the Republican State Of the State response

On Tues., January 14 House Republican Leader Blake Filippi delivered the Republican response to the Governor’s State of the State address.  Filippi’s remarks were televised via Capitol TV and were carried on WPRI 12, NBC 10 WJAR and ABC6. Click the link here to watch Filippi’s response: Video Good evening, I’m Blake Filippi, the Leader …

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