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    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    You are invited to attend Addressing Six Key Areas of Capital Accumulation and Protection, a complimentary workshop, designed to address six key areas of accumulating and protecting your capital. You will learn how to: increase asset protection reduce income tax liability enhance retirement planning decrease capital risk protect income reduce estate cost SEMINAR W ORKSHOP AND S ALES P ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article, Education
    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    Three Day Convention Will Include Panels, Larger-than-Life Brand Experiences, Games Events, Auditions for Hasbro TV Commercials and Shows, Meet & Greets and Appearances from Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Stan Lee, Dude Perfect and top MY LITTLE PONY and TRANSFORMERS Talent Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a global play and entertainment company, officially opened ticket sales for the first-ever ...read more
    Categories: Events, Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    BankFive announced today that it has hired Susana Neves-Coito as a Mortgage Originator. Neves-Coito works out of the Faunce Corner Road office. Neves-Coito, of South Dartmouth, has 25 years of mortgage banking experience. Her responsibilities at BankFive include originating mortgages for bank products including first-time homebuyer loans; VA and FHA loans; and Mass Housing loans for Buy New ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, May 22, 2017
    AccessPoint RI, a fellow Chamber member and nonprofit agency that supports individuals with developmental disabilities is seeking a business to host the placement of our healthy vending machine. The machine was granted through the Fogarty Foundation to provide an opportunity for 2 individuals to own and operate their own small business AccessPoint would provide ongoing support to the individuals ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 18, 2017
    (Pictured Left to Right) Administrative Assistant, Sarah Brushett, Founder and Doctor of Physical Therapy, Michael Nula, Congressman, Jim Langevin, Co-Owner and Physical Therapist, Jason Harvey, and Doctor of Physical Therapy, Julia Milner. Elite Physical Therapy was greeted with a visit from Congressman Jim Langevin this past week in their Warwick office. Elite Physical Therapy’s Founder, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, May 16, 2017
    Saturday, May 6th, more than 100 volunteers participated in the first annual Washington Trust Statewide Beach Cleanup at eight beaches across Southern Rhode Island. The Cleanup was a collective effort between Washington Trust and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management. Despite torrential downpours and high winds, teams of volunteers showed up to collect trash at Charlestown ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Join us at McCoy Stadium for the Paw Sox vs Columbus game! Every ticket sold benefits our efforts to provide critical organizational support to the WRWC in our year-round efforts to maintain and extend the Fred Lippitt Woonasquatucket River Greenway Bike Path. To buy tickets click here . If you have a problem please contact Den .
    Categories: Events, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Greystone Mill Pond is on the border of Johnston, North Providence and Smithfield. This section of the Woony is smooth and quiet, which makes for easy paddling. The pond is narrow and winding with many wetlands. We begin at Cricket Field in Johnston and paddle up the pond for about 5/8 mile and return. We often see ducks, herons and other birds on this paddle! The cost is $35/boat and includes ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Location: Stillwater Reservoir Come explore two mills in one on a paddle up Stillwater Pond! Georges Bockstael, of the Breakwater Preservation Conservancy, will explain the decision of two mills combining into one and the resulting evolution of water wheel power generation. We will paddle about 1.5 miles roundtrip on Stillwater Pond, with steep banks on either side of the beautiful, deep centered ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest, Education, Fun Facts
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Location: Lower Woonasquatucket River Join Historian Sarah Zurier, on this informative and beautiful paddle through downtown Providence and learn about the river's role during colonial times, the industrial period, and even today. Starting on Water Street, and travelling through Waterplace Park and under the Mall will take you on a magnificent journey, from the bustle of an urban center to an ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Events
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Get on your bike and explore the Woonasquatucket River. Routes offer plenty of beautiful views as you venture from Providence throughout the Woonasquatucket Watershed. Last year’s Woony Ride was a success! Thanks to all who took part — you have helped us support our youth programs, including Red Shed, environmental restoration, bike path maintenance, and future extensions to the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Location: Waterplace Park Paddle through downtown Providence and see Little Rhody's capital city in a whole new way, from the Woonasquatucket River! Starting on South Water Street, and travelling through Waterplace Park and under the Mall will take you on a magnificent journey, from the bustle of an urban center to an oasis of wildlife - you'll see a beautiful Providence you may not have ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Water & Land Cleanup @ Bath Street Saturday, August 5, 2017 Kinsley Ave Bridge | Near 301 Promenade St, Providence RI 02903 1-4pm | Pre-register to join! Join the WRWC River Rangers to help with tire pulls and litter sweeps along this portion of the river. Our timing for this day is dependent on the low tide. Help us work to make this river swimmable and fishable again! FREE T-shirts and late ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY :: June 3, 2017 :: 9am - 1pm Water & Land Cleanup @ WRWC's NEW Pocket Park~ at the corner of 102 Kinsley Ave & Eagle St, Providence 9am - 1pm | Join us as you can! FREE T-shirts and lunch for volunteers! Tools and gloves will be provided, but bring your own if you've got 'em! Check back for more info and for our Clean Days FAQ?s. Ready to volunteer? ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    CLEAN DAYS ON THE GREENWAY :: June 17, 2017 :: 9am - 1pm Location: Manton Gateway Spring Cleanup @ Manton Skatepark & Gateway Manton Skatepark | Near 584 Manton Ave, Providence RI 02909 9am – 1pm | Join us as you can! Join the WRWC River Rangers to help with our annual spring spruce up at Manton Skatepark & Gateway on Manton Ave! Volunteers will gather in the morning to clean up ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Location: Lower Woonasquatucket River Paddle through downtown Providence and see Little Rhody's capital city in a whole new way, from the Woonasquatucket River! Starting on South Water Street, and travelling through Waterplace Park and under the Mall will take you on a magnificent journey, from the bustle of an urban center to an oasis of wildlife - you'll see a beautiful Providence you ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Monday, May 15, 2017
    Location: Georgiaville Pond Join us for an evening paddle on scenic and peaceful Georgiaville Pond in Smithfield. We will put in at the historic Smith-Appleby House and make a 2 mile circuit around the pond. The paddle will take us past pretty, pine tree covered islands and a town beach, where we'll take a short break and paddlers will have the option of jumping in for a swim! The pond is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Jeanne LaChance, MBA, CPA, Appointed President & CEO of Thundermist Health Center The Board of Directors of Thundermist Health Center has appointed Jeanne LaChance, MBA, CPA, as the new President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. LaChance replaces Charles T. Jones, who served as the Thundermist President & CEO from 2011 to 2017. LaChance, who joined Thundermist ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome back Kate N. Kishfy to its Trusts & Estates practice. Kate was most recently a Development and Planned Giving Officer at The Rhode Island Foundation, and prior to that, an associate at Hinckley Allen. Kate’s practice is focused in the area of trusts and estates, including estate planning, estate and trust administration, income tax planning and ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Rise and Shine on the Farm Saturday, June 10 | 9:00 AM COCK-A-DOODLE-DO! Join zookeepers in the Alex and Ani Farmyard for a special morning on the farm before the Zoo opens to the public. Enjoy a continental breakfast of bagels, muffins, fruit, yogurt, juices and coffee outside the Farmhouse, and explore the Farmyard as zookeepers get the day started. This event is “free-range,” so ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education, General News Article
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Providence Non-profit Bethany Home of Rhode Island Celebrates 125 Year Anniversary on June 8, 2017. Providence, RI, May 10, 2017 – Bethany Home of Rhode Island, a non-profit founded by a woman in 1892, is celebrating its 125 th Anniversary on Thursday, June 8, 2017. The celebration will be from 5:30-7:30 pm at 111 South Angell St, Providence, RI. Bethany Home was founded in 1892 by one ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Brass Attack will perform at the “2017 Welcome to Summer Celebration” fundraiser on June 17 th 2017 at Bonnet Shores Beach Club in Narragansett. Proceeds from the event will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (BBBSOS). Last year’s celebration raised over $30,000 for mentoring programs for boys and girls throughout Rhode Island. The event begins at 7:30 p.m. and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, General News Article
    Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    Join us in a Bayside celebration of the flavors, sights, and sounds of Narragansett Bay. Enjoy a delicious sampling of locally-grown, harvested, and prepared food and drinks from local chefs, shell-fisherman, bakeries, breweries, wineries and more, while taking in beautiful scenery and live music! This fund raising event provides critical support for Save The Bay’s advocacy, restoration and ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Events
    Tuesday, May 09, 2017
    Celebrate the accomplishments of Save The Bay and its members, supporters and volunteers at the Save The Bay 2017 Annual Meeting. Followed by Taste of the Bay. When: Thursday, June 15, 2017, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Where: The Bay Center 100 Save The Bay Drive, Providence, RI Cost: Free Parking: Provided. Free. Event Contact: Maureen Fogarty, 401-272-3540 ext. 109, mfogarty@savebay.org
    Categories: Community, Events, General News Article
    Friday, May 05, 2017
    Remember to Bring You on Vacation. Ahhh… vacation. We’ve earned it. The long hours, daunting projects, and tedious tasks at work and home left behind. Pleasure awaits. No responsibility. The cocktails, dinners, local delicacies are a given. It is what we do on vacation. Part of the experience. Vacation is permission to be “naughty” after being so good the rest of the ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Friday, May 05, 2017
    For public programming at Save The Bay, warmer weather means seals are out and lighthouses are in. Half-day and full-day lighthouse tours replace seal tours June through September, and, for the month of May, visitors to Exploration Center and Aquarium in Newport can learn all about how these structures have lit the way for sailors for centuries. Open Fridays through Sundays, from 10 a.m. – ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education, General News Article
    Sunday, April 30, 2017
    Sardella’s, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, RI, 849-6312, 7:30 to 10:00 pm Wed 5/3 - Dick Lupino bass/vocal, Marlene VerPlanck, vocal, Mike Renzi, piano, Wed 5/10 - Dick Lupino-bass/vocal, Yvonne Monnett-piano/vocal, Gary Johnson, drums Wed 5/17 - Dick Lupino-bass/vocal, Shawnn Monteiro-vocal, Mike Renzi-piano Wed 5/24 - Dick Lupino-bass/vocal, Kirk Feather-sax, Kent Hewitt-piano Wed 5/31 - ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Monday, April 17, 2017
    Food Truck Friday Opening Night at the Carousel Village Friday, May 5 | 5:00 – 8:00 PM Come experience the fun and entertainment of the Roger Williams Park Carousel Village and enjoy some of the best local food trucks around! Ride the Carousel, explore Habro's Boundless Playground, listen to live entertainment and more. Invite your family and friends and leave the cooking to us. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, General News Article
    Tuesday, April 11, 2017
    An Evening of Grapes & Grain Eighth Annual Benefit for University of Rhode Island Women's Athletics Saturday, June 10, 2017 • 5–8 p.m. - President’s House Lawn, 56 Upper College Road, Kingston, RI
    Categories: General News Article, Events
    Tuesday, April 04, 2017
    2017 Rhode Island All-State High School Sports Awards David “Big Papi” Ortiz, a Boston Red Sox legend, will be the featured guest speaker at the Providence Journal’s Rhode Island All-State High School Sports Awards Banquet, June 21 at the RI Convention Center. The event celebrates the accomplishments of over 600 All-State athletes in 29 sports from across the State and will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    Categories: Community, Education, Events, General News Article
    Thursday, March 16, 2017
    Six Flags New England Debuts Galactic Attack Virtual Reality Coaster: World’s First Mixed Reality Experience Part of Six Flags and Samsung’s Renewed Collaboration on The Next Generation of Virtual Reality Roller Coasters Galactic Attack Featured on Coaster Celebrating 20 Years of Thrills AGAWAM, Massachusetts — March 16, 2017 — The world’s first mixed reality ...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: Events, Community, 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
    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
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