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Major retailers start Black Friday-style sales ahead of holidays

It’s still more than two weeks before Halloween, but some major retailers have already started their Black Friday-type deals.Amazon, Target, Walmart and others are starting their deals now to make sure that inflation-wary consumers have options — and time — to spend money.”I do a lot of online shopping. Amazon’s my best friend,” said Susan …

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Portsmouth unveils sign, tour on Underground Railroad history

PORTSMOUTH — After more than a year’s work, Portsmouth will unveil a new Civil War Trails Underground Railroad sign and walking trail this week to tell the stories of freedom seekers who were escaping slavery. The new installation will be opened to the public at 9 am Friday outside of the Emanuel AME Church in …

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Portsmouth Haunted Eatery Visit Leads to Forgotten Cemetery Trip

Nothing goes with the paranormal like pizza, but a trip to this haunted Portsmouth, Rhode Island restaurant has me more hungry for the renovation of a long-forgotten burial ground. We previously told you about the history and the hauntings of the Valley Inn, which was also featured last year on the television program Kindred Spirits. …

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