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  • Storytime 10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Westerly
  • Music and Story Hour 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Charlestown
  • All-Members Exhibit AT ACGOW 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Westerly
  • RIBC Blood Drive Noon - 3 p.m. Charlestown
  • Mah Jongg Group 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown
  • Meet the Candidates 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Hope Valley
  • Meet the Candidates 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly
  • Hoxie Gallery exhibit 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly
  • Music and Story Hour 9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Charlestown

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  • Donovan campaign aide sentenced to 2 years

    NEW HAVEN (AP) — The campaign manager for former state House Speaker Christopher Donovan has been sentenced to two years and four months in prison in connection with illegal contributions made to Donovan’s failed congressional campaign last year.

    Joshua Nassi, of Fairfield, expressed remorse in the New Haven federal courtroom where he was sentenced today. He pleaded guilty in April to conspiracy charges.

    Prosecutors say Nassi and seven others who were convicted were involved in a scheme that funneled nearly $28,000 to Donovan’s campaign through straw donors in an effort to get Donovan to kill proposed legislation to raise taxes on roll-your-own cigarette shops.

    Judge Janet Bond Arterton said Nassi played a key part in the scheme but his remorse was palpable.

    Donovan was not charged and has denied knowing about the scheme.



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