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Warwick Readers Win Pawsox Tickets

From left: Marc Paulhus, Citizens Bank president for Rhode Island;  Rhode Island Market Executive Barbara Cottam; Sylvia wyson, Katie Ighagni, Gregory Laliberte, and Mia Swenson from Warwick; Paws, Pawtucket Red Sox mascot; Tom Cardoza, Pepsi Sales Manager
From left: Marc Paulhus, Citizens Bank president for Rhode Island; Rhode Island Market Executive Barbara Cottam; Sylvia wyson, Katie Ighagni, Gregory Laliberte, and Mia Swenson from Warwick; Paws, Pawtucket Red Sox mascot; Tom Cardoza, Pepsi Sales Manager

Warwick, RI – Four local kids won tickets to the Paw Sox this summer in the “Every Hero has a Story” summer reading program sponsored by Citizens Bank, the Pawtucket Red Sox, Pepsi, and the Rhode Island Office of Library and Information Services.

The contest celebrated this year’s “All-Star Reading Program,” by encouraging students across the state to read this summer.

Rhode Island residents between the ages of six and 12 who completed Rhode Island public libraries’ “Every Hero has a Story” summer reading program were eligible to win four tickets to the Aug. 18 Paw Sox game.

To participate, children visited their local public library and completed an entry form which included a creative response to the question: “What was your favorite book this summer and why?”

Katie Ighagni, Gregory Laliberte, and Mia Swenson of Warwick rose to the challenge.

Author: Rob Borkowski

Rob has worked as reporter and editor for several publications, including The Kent County Daily Times and Coventry Courier, before working for Gatehouse in MA then moving home with Patch Media. Now he's publisher and editor of WarwickPost.com. Contact him at editor@warwickpost.com with tips, press releases, advertising inquiries, and concerns.

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