PROVIDENCE, R.I.— The state agency that owns the waterfront land where the Pawtucket Red Sox want to build a stadium racked up nearly $150,000 by mid-July in legal and consulting fees to review the proposal, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press through a records request. As of July 15, the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission had been...» Read More
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