Archive For September 30, 2016

‘Back to Basics’ Plan

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‘Back to Basics’ Plan

Treasurer Magaziner Announces ‘Back to Basics’ Plan to Strengthen Pension Fund New Strategy Includes Significant Reduction in Use of Hedge Funds In Favor of More Traditional Strategies for Growth, Stability PROVIDENCE, RI – General Treasurer Seth Magaziner announced today that he will present a new “Back to Basics” investment strategy to the State Investment Commission…

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Slater Mill Jazz

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Slater Mill Jazz

Robillard, Garzone headline Slater Mill Jazz this fall (Pawtucket, RI)  Following up a successful fall series, Slater Mill brings live jazz back to downtown Pawtucket for three Sunday evening performances this fall, with featured artists Debra Mann, Duke Robillard, and George Garzone. “Patrons of the last series really loved it and wanted more,” said Lori…

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PAWTUCKET HALL OF FAME

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PAWTUCKET HALL OF FAME

PAWTUCKET HALL OF FAME COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES 2016 PAWTUCKET HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES  And Person of the Year Award Pawtucket: The Pawtucket Hall of Fame Committee proudly announces this year’s list of 2016 Pawtucket Hall of Fame inductees. The public is invited to its annual Pawtucket Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony on Friday, October 28,…

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Senator Nesselbush Saddened

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Senator Nesselbush Saddened

Senator Nesselbush saddened by the firing of gay music director STATE HOUSE – Sen. Donna M. Nesselbush (D-Dist. 15, Pawtucket, North Providence) is disappointed and saddened by the recent firing of Michael Templeton, the Music Director at the Church of St. Mary in Providence due to his same-sex marriage. “Sponsoring the marriage equality legislation in…

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School Nurses Oppose Question 4

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School Nurses Oppose Question 4

With Focus on Kids And Edibles, School Nurses Oppose Question 4 BOSTON – The Massachusetts School Nurse Organization (MSNO) has voiced their opposition to Question 4, raising particular concerns about the dangerous edibles market and the impact of legalization the commercial marijuana industry on kids. The MSNO represents thousands of school nurses in communities across…

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SEE THE STARS AT WHEATON

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SEE THE STARS AT WHEATON

See the stars from the Observatory at Wheaton College in Norton, Mass. The college’s observatory will be open to the public every Friday during the fall semester (through Dec. 9) to view the stars, nebulae, galaxies, the moon and the occasional planet.   The observatory is located on the roof of the Mars Center for Science…

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RIPBS EAST COAST ANTIQUES

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RIPBS EAST COAST ANTIQUES

Rhode Island–Based Reality Series Presents Insider’s Perspective to Collecting Antiques East Coast Antiques Returns to Rhode Island PBS in October PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND (September 26, 2016) – East Coast Antiques returns to Rhode Island PBS on Sunday, October 2 at 3:30 p.m. The series is part reality television and part destination show, with host and series…

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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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Bridgewater State University Attleboro Corporate Center

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Bridgewater State University Attleboro Corporate Center

The Changing World of Home Delivery  A Free Lecture Event at Bridgewater State University Attleboro Corporate Center Thursday, September 29th @ 6:30pm  The Last Mile:  The final distance between what you order online -groceries, clothes, pizza – and your front door.  It’s where start-ups, online retailers, and tech giants focus a lot of time and…

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US Olympian David A Jensen Brings Off Ice Skills to Attleboro, MA

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US Olympian David A Jensen Brings Off Ice Skills to Attleboro, MA

DAJ Hockey and Skills Center comes to New England Sports Village Attleboro MA (Thursday September 21, 2016) – The New England Sports Village (NESV) announced today that DAJ Hockey will be coming to the Village. Former US Olympian and NHL player, David A. Jensen, will be bringing his skills center, talents and coaching staff, including…

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