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    Friday, February 24, 2017
    The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council (WRWC) will host their first annual Yellow Perch Cocktail Party on Thursday, March 2, 2017, 6 PM at Skyline at Waterplace, 1 Finance Way, Providence. All WRWC supporters and those who want to learn more about WRWC can enjoy this exciting event, even those who may not be able to join in outdoor programs. Attendance will contribute to the expansion of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education
    Thursday, February 23, 2017
    Pare Corporation, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm, is pleased to announce the following promotions. Each of these individuals has made significant contributions to Pare's success through a combination of technical skills, character, and dedication to serving our clients. Michael Rongione, P.E., has been promoted to the position of Vice President with Pare ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017
    We walk to end drunk driving. Will you take up the fight by joining us at Walk Like MADD? WALK LIKE MADD is your chance to do something about drunk driving in our community. This year, thousands of people in over 60 cities around the nation will participate in 5k events to eliminate drunk driving from our roadways. You can help MADD eliminate drunk driving by signing up for a Walk Like MADD event ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Events
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017
    All profits to benefit MADD RI Youth Programs Click here for more information.
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Events
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017
    Blackstone Valley Prep's Community Visitor Day BVP is hosting thier next visitor day on Friday, March 10th from 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at 52 Broad St. in Cumberland. The morning will include a short presentation about the schools and mission, spending some time with elementary school students, and breakfast treats (and coffee!). Attendees can RSVP by completing this form: ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Events
    Wednesday, February 22, 2017
    Categories: General News Article, Events
    Tuesday, February 21, 2017
    Thundermist Health Center is pleased to announce that Mary Rose, MS, PMHNP, recently assumed the position of Chief Nursing Officer for the organization. Prior to her appointment, Rose worked at Thundermist of West Warwick as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Rose received her B.S. in Nursing from Austin Peay State in Tennessee, and received her M.S. as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner from Rivier ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, February 20, 2017
    Legend tells us that tea arose from the discarded eyelids of the Bodhidharma who, in first century A.D., vowed to meditate for nine years without interruption. Sleep distracted him from his goal so in frustration, he cut off his eyelids and tossed them to the ground. In that precise place, the tea plant arose. The eyelid shaped tea leaves keep us alert to this day. History tells us ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest
    Thursday, February 16, 2017
    Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome Stephanie J. Baton as a Partner in our Corporate & Business practice. Stephanie joins our Providence office from Nortek, Inc.’s Security & Control Group, where she served as Group Vice President & General Counsel. “I consider myself fortunate to join such a talented group of attorneys,” said Baton. “I’m excited to be ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, February 15, 2017
    Categories: Education, Events, General News Article
    Wednesday, February 15, 2017
    Gary R. Pannone, Managing Partner of Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West, today announced that, effective February 21, 2017, the firm will change its name to Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O’Gara LLC, “PLDO” and unveil its new branding and website. In addition, its planned relocation to the recently renovated Northwoods Office Park at 1301 Atwood Avenue, Suite 215 N, in ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, February 10, 2017
    You are invited to join the American Cancer Society and Mayor Jorge Elorza for the Call to Action Providence – 80% by 2018 Friday, March 10, 2017 8:30 to 9 a.m. Networking coffee 9 to 10 a.m. Program Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce 30 Exchange Terrace, Providence Medical professionals will join corporate and community leaders to address the importance of colorectal cancer screening ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, General News Article, Human Interest
    Thursday, February 09, 2017
    February is all about seals. “Sensational Seals” is this month’s theme at Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium, where guests can learn about the winter inhabitants of Narragansett Bay. The Exploration Center is open Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Aquarium will also be open the week of Newport Winterfest, Feb. 17-26, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article
    Wednesday, February 08, 2017
    THE GRODEN NETWORK’S Secret Garden Fundraiser Thursday, April 27, 2017 6:30-9:00 PM Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park Providence, RI 02905 At this time of year, the lovely Botanical Center will include the annual Fairy Garden display, transforming the Center into a magical place. Enjoy the delightful spring plants, exotic food, our Secret Garden Signature Drink, music, silent auction ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Wednesday, February 08, 2017
    Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C. is pleased to announce that Daniel J. Holmander and Joseph R. Marion, III have been elected shareholders of the firm, effective January 1, 2017. Dan is the Co-chair of the Intellectual Property Group, and a U.S. registered patent attorney with extensive technical experience developing clients’ patent portfolios. Dan also contributed to the formation of the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, February 06, 2017
    Contact: Den DeMarinis (401) 861-9046 DDeMarinis@wrwc.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 7, 2017 First Annual Yellow Perch Cocktail Party PROVIDENCE - The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council (WRWC) will host their first annual Yellow Perch Cocktail Party on Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 6 PM at Skyline At Waterplace , 1 Finance Way, Providence. All of the WRWC’s supporters, even those who ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Events
    Tuesday, January 31, 2017
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (BBBSOS) is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors, Angela L. Carr and David E. Fontes. BBBSOS Executive Director, Katje Afonseca, states , “Both Angela and David exemplify the essence of community and bring experience and expertise to the table. It is great to have them on Board as we continue to create ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 31, 2017
    In our twenty-third year, the Science & Math Investigative Learning Experiences (SMILE) Program is still working hard to bring Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) content to underrepresented students across Rhode Island. We would like to share two volunteer opportunities available in March for interested members in our community. These upcoming annual events bring youth ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Events, Human Interest
    Monday, January 30, 2017
    2016 marks the seventh consecutive year of dividends to Beacon policyholders The Beacon Mutual Insurance Company today announced it will issue a One Million Dollar ($1,000,000) dividend payment to its more than 12,000 policyholders. This dividend is in addition to Beacon’s overall reduction in rates of 3.6% on October 1, 2016, and an anticipated further rate reduction on October 1, 2017. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, January 30, 2017
    15TH ANNUAL IN STEP FOR AUTISM 3K Walk/ 5K Run & Family Field Day Sunday, September 24, 2017 Colt State Park in Bristol, RI Registration & Breakfast – 10:00 am 5K Run – 11:00 am 3K Walk – 11:15 am KIDS FUN RUN • 1/4 mile run for children up to age 12. • Special gift given to all that participate. • Starts at 10:30 AM. Join THE GRODEN NETWORK and the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events
    Friday, January 27, 2017
    Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C. is pleased to welcome Ali Khorsand, Joshua Parks, Paul Altman and Katherine Larson. Ali Khorsand joins the Labor & Employment Group as civil litigator whose practice focuses on representing employers in employment-related disputes throughout Rhode Island and Massachusetts. He has represented employers, government entities and individuals in age, gender, race, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, January 26, 2017
    From The Providence Journal on January 25, 2017: A second wind farm proposed in waters off Rhode Island cleared a major hurdle on Wednesday when the public utility on Long Island approved a long-term contract to buy power from developer Deepwater Wind. The board of trustees of the Long Island Power Authority unanimously approved a 20-year agreement to purchase energy from the 90-megawatt South ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article
    Sunday, January 15, 2017
    Enjoy a beautiful 75-minute boat ride down the Taunton River into Mt. Hope Bay on the lookout for visiting winter harbor seals and early spring wildlife. Expert guides will help you spot our winter visitors and discuss the rich history and environmental issues in the region. Location: Borden Light Marina, 1 Ferry Street, Fall River, MA Cost: $17 Save The Bay members, seniors and children aged ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Events, Press Release
    Thursday, January 12, 2017
    DiSanto, Priest & Co., a certified public accounting and business advisory firm with over 50 years of service, is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael (Mike) Mellor to partner, effective January 1, 2017. Mike joined the firm in 2013 after having spent 22+ years in the Metro Washington D.C. market, most recently as a partner and advisory services practice leader with Grant Thornton, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, January 12, 2017
    The Preservation Society of Newport County was joined by state tourism officials and legislative and local leaders on January 10 to announce that the Newport Mansions gave more than one million tours in 2016, the first museum in New England outside of Boston to reach that milestone. "This milestone is evidence of the tremendous growth potential for tourism in Rhode Island," said Lara ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, December 01, 2016
    Categories: Events
    Tuesday, November 08, 2016
    Embark on a two hour tour aboard one of our education vessels as we cruise through historic Newport Harbor and take in 360° views of seals resting on Citing Rock off of Rose Island and the Newport Bridge. Location: Bowen’s Ferry Landing, 18 Market Square, Newport, RI Cost: $32 members, seniors and children ages 3-12; $5 children under 3 years, $42 non-members Contact: Dan Blount, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education, General News Article
    Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    North Star Marketing has had some exciting changes in recent months; we have expanded our team as well as our offerings and to communicate this we created a brand-new website! Come and check us out to see what’s new and what we can do for you, your business and your marketing needs at http://fortheloveofmarketing.com/ If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our offices to ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
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