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    Wednesday, March 29, 2017
    Spring Festival at Carousel Village and Party for the Planet Kick off Spring at Roger Williams Park Zoo Welcome spring at Roger Williams Park Zoo’s Spring Festival at Carousel Village on Saturday, April 8 (rain/shine) from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, and then during April school vacation week April 17-21 at the Zoo’s Party for the Planet. Spring Festival at the Carousel The Easter ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education, General News Article
    Monday, March 27, 2017
    Washington Trust chairman and CEO Joseph MarcAurele, Washington Trust president and COO Edward Handy and Washington Trust senior vice president Dennis Algiere presented a $100,000 check to Amy Grzybowski, executive director of the Westerly Education Center, and Neil Steinberg, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Foundation, on behalf of the Washington Trust Charitable Foundation. The donation ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    Categories: Community, Education, Events, General News Article
    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    Sponsors/Hosts: RENEW Energy Initiative and Commerce RI Title: Renewable energy incentives, programs and legislative initiatives. Speakers: Chris Kearns of the Office of Energy Resource Annie Ratanasim of the RI Renewable Energy Fund Description: Join the REI Team, Chris Kearns and Annie Ratanasim on Tuesday, April 11th, from Noon to 2, at Commerce-RI, 315 Iron Horse Way, Suite 101, Providence, ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article
    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    AIDS Care Ocean State is looking for local restaurants, bars and clubs to join the fight against HIV and AIDS by participating in Paint the Town Red to benefit AIDS Care Ocean State! On Thursday, April 27, over 20 participating restaurants, bars and clubs across the state will donate between 15 and 30 percent of proceeds from the night’s sales to support AIDS Care Ocean State’s ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    Categories: Events, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
    Tuesday, March 21, 2017
    The Music Traditions of the Far East and the West Collide in Aurea Ensemble’s Newest Concert Program “Crossings” World-renowned pipa player Yang Wei from Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble joins forces with Rhode Island’s celebrated music/spoken-word performance group FirstWorks, a Rhode Island non-profit dedicated to connecting art with audiences, presents Aurea ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 20, 2017
    Restivo Monacelli LLP, an innovative tax, accounting and business advisory firm headquartered in Providence, RI, today announced the opening of its newest office in Boca Raton, FL. Edmund A. Restivo, Managing Partner, said: “As we continue to evolve and grow our client base in Florida, opening an office in Boca Raton is an excellent strategic and geographical fit for the types of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, March 17, 2017
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Events
    Friday, March 17, 2017
    BankFive Remarks on Consumer Focused Key Initiatives, Reviews 2016 Fiscal Performance During Annual Meeting In 2016, we aligned our key initiatives to our customers’ need and focused on technology, cybersecurity, and green energy, BankFive President and CEO William R. “Bill” Eccles, Jr. told those in attendance of the bank’s 161 st Annual Meeting Wednesday, at ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, March 17, 2017
    As spring makes its slow entrance, Save The Bay launches its educational and scenic Seal Watch and Nature Cruises in Fall River, Mass., this Saturday March 18 at noon. Additional Fall RIver tours will be held on Saturdays, March 25, April 1 and April 8. Departing from Borden Light Marina, guests will enjoy a 75-minute scenic boat ride across Mt. Hope Bay to Spar Island, and back down to the mouth ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education, General News Article
    Tuesday, March 14, 2017
    Brewster Thornton Group Architects, LLP, recently promoted Christen Robbins, AIA, to Associate level in the firm. Robbins has been with the company for two years and is an invaluable member of the practice, participating in the design of and leading the construction management of the Rhode Island Veterans Home in Bristol, RI. The Home consists of six neighborhoods, each with 32 resident rooms ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, March 09, 2017
    Pare Corporation, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm, is pleased to announce the recent promotions in our Civil, Geotechnical, and Transportation divisions. Each of these individuals exemplifies the Pare culture in their attention to detail, character and dedication to each project on behalf of our clients. David McCombs, P.E., has been promoted to Senior Project Engineer, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, March 07, 2017
    BankFive announced today the promotion of several employees within the organization. The following individuals were promoted: William N. Beauchene – promoted to First Vice President. Beauchene has more than 32 years of banking experience. His office is located in Cranston, R.I. Beauchene, who has been with BankFive for nearly four years, was formerly employed by Freedom National Bank, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, March 06, 2017
    Many terrific turtle species are swimming to the stage of Save The Bay's Exploration Center and Aquarium in March The colorful and adventurous turtle species of Narragansett Bay and beyond are the stars this month at Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium in Newport, where more than 140 creatures native to the Bay reside for visitors to discover. The aquarium, open from 10 a.m. ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Community, Events
    Monday, March 06, 2017
    Now through April 7, Save The Bay is accepting nominations for its 2017 Environmental Achievement Award and Alison J. Walsh Award for Outstanding Environmental Advocacy. The Environmental Achievement Award is presented annually to individuals, corporations or organizations that have demonstrated outstanding leadership and commitment to the environmental protection of Narragansett Bay and its ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, March 03, 2017
    The Power of Passion in Leadership with Keynotes by Nationally Acclaimed Motivational Speakers The Employers Association of the NorthEast (EANE) announced today its 13 th Annual Management Conference to be held on April 6th at the Springfield, MA Marriott. With a focus on the power of passion in leadership, the full-day conference will address how managers and supervisors can motivate themselves ...read more
    Categories: Education, Events, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, March 03, 2017
    Restivo Monacelli LLP, an innovative tax, accounting and business advisory firm headquartered in Providence, RI, today announced its new brand identity and redesigned website, http://www.rm-llp.com/ . The rebrand reflects Restivo Monacelli’s unique business model, growth and evolution. Founded nearly two decades ago by a group of Partners that have significant first-hand business ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 01, 2017
    What: The Washington Trust Company will hold a FREE Community Shred Day at eight of its branches across Rhode Island from 10 am to 1 pm on Saturday, April 8, 2017. Everyone, including Washington Trust customers and non-customers alike, are invited to take part in the event and have their documents shred. All paper, including: Invoices, timecards, contracts, tax returns, insurance records, legal ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 01, 2017
    Sardella’s, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, RI, 849-6312, 7 to 9:30 pm Wed 3/1 - Greg Abate-sax, Ben Cook-piano, Todd Baker-bass Wed 3/8 - Deb Larkin-vocals, Jeff Stout-trumpet, Greg Wardson-piano Wed 3/15 - Amanda Carr-vocals, Yvonne Monnett-piano, Tom Pasquerelli-bass Wed 3/29 - Isabel Stover-vocals, John Funkhouser-piano, Mark Poniatowski-bass 401 683-6565 office 401 837-9665 cell ...read more
    Categories: Events
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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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