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Community Artists Program
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

Coffee and Coloring
10:30 a.m. - Noon Charlestown

Basic Computer Class
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Charlestown

Yoga for Beginners
4 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Charlestown

Chinese New Year Special Storytime
4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Westerly

ACGOW Visiting Artists Show
5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

Stargazing Nights
6 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Charlestown

Aloha Luau
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Westerly

Surfside 8 Square Dance
8 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Westerly

Free Income Tax help
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Westerly

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Two-car accident in Westerly injures four


WESTERLY — A two-car accident on Granite Street Saturday morning left four people with minor injuries.

The Westerly police and fire departments, along with ambulances from Westerly, Charlestown and Ashaway, all responded to the call, which came shortly after 10 a.m.

Capt. Shawn Lacey, of the Westerly Police Department, said that responders had to use an extraction tool to remove one of the victims from the vehicle because the passenger-side door had caved in from the crash.

The accident occurred outside of the Granite Shopping Center, as the driver of one vehicle attempted to make a left turn into the shopping center. The car traveling in the opposite direction then collided with the first vehicle.

The two drivers and two passengers were all taken by ambulance to The Westerly Hospital, though their injuries did not appear to be serious, Lacey said.



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