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REGIONAL CHAMBER ???PERSON OF THE YEAR???

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REGIONAL CHAMBER ???PERSON OF THE YEAR???

The United Regional Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce our 2017 Person of the Year Representative Elizabeth ???Betty??? Poirier. Betty was first elected State Representative for the 14th Bristol District on June 1, 1999 in a special election and is now serving her 9th term in office. Since 2009, she served as the Assistant…

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CLIMATE CHANGE 2018

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CLIMATE CHANGE 2018

Resolving to Fight Climate Change in 2018 Andrea Sears ??? Commonwealth News Service BOSTON ??? Catastrophic hurricanes, severe flooding and raging wildfires fueled by drought have been prominent features of an eventful year for the environment. Rainforest Trust???s first-annual Environmental Year-in-Review put the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement on fighting global climate change at…

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Michael Andrade

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Michael Andrade

New??CEO Of Cardinal Cushing Centers The Arc of Bristol County announced that Michael Andrade will be stepping down as President and CEO effective October 15, 2016, to assume the position of President and CEO for the Cardinal Cushing Centers based in Hanover, MA. During his 13 year tenure at The Arc, Andrade has turned a…

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Raimondo Sets Strategic Reading Goal

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Raimondo Sets Strategic Reading Goal

Grade-Level Reading PAWTUCKET, R.I. ??? Citing a series of initiatives and programs focused on helping children develop the skills they need to succeed during the first eight years of life, Governor Gina M. Raimondo committed Rhode Island to achieving an ambitious goal today to ensure that three out of four third graders score proficient or…

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NICE AT WHEATON

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NICE AT WHEATON

The Norton Institute for Continuing Education?????????????????????????????????????? ?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? The WW II Prisoner of War Experience at Camp Myles Standish ??By Dr. William Hanna ??Wednesday, June 1, 2016 10:00 ??? 11:30 am?????????????????????????????????? Wheaton College, Hindle Auditorium Science Center?? In his presentation, Dr. Hanna will share his latest research on the massive military site that was Camp Myles…

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Blackstone River Tourism

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Blackstone River Tourism

Exciting weekend preview of happenings inside Rhode Island???s historic Blackstone River Valley Suggested Events for the Weekend April 30-May 1, 2016 EXPLORING THE MIGHTY BLACKSTONE, EXPERIENCING OUR HERITAGE, ENJOYING LIVE MUSIC! Over the April 30-May 1 weekend residents and visitors alike have many wonderful happenings to consider throughout Rhode Island???s Blackstone River Valley, America???s new…

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Attleboro Arts Museum

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Attleboro Arts Museum

?????? Attleboro, MA ??? April 14, 2016 The Attleboro Arts Museum involves audiences of all ages and backgrounds in the visual arts through diverse educational programs and engaging arts experiences. Staff, faculty and volunteers at the Museum work to support the creative and artistic development of both promising and professional artists. The Museum is a…

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???Van-Go??? Bus Trips

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???Van-Go??? Bus Trips

Spend a Day in Historic Sandwich, MA with???????Van-Go??? Bus Trips Sand Hill School/Clark-Haddad Building Today ?????Van-Go??? Trips, a successful collaboration between Linden Place and the Bristol Art Museum, will continue its field trip series with a visit to Sandwich, Massachusetts on Wednesday, May 25th. Enjoy an opportunity to sit back, relax and depart from Bristol…

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Linden Place Mansion

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Linden Place Mansion

???Summer Olympics???Off to Rio??? & ???Egyptian Expedition???- Themes for Summer Arts Camp at Linden Place Mansion are announced! ?? Registration is now taking place for Linden Place???s Summer Arts Camp for Kids. This weekday creative camp is for camper???s ages 6-12 and takes place on the beautiful, historic grounds of Linden Place Museum in Bristol,…

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