Archive For April 30, 2017

RIDOT ANNOUNES RETURN OF FREE TRAIN SERVICE TO AIR SHOW

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RIDOT ANNOUNES RETURN OF FREE TRAIN SERVICE TO AIR SHOW

FREE PARKING TOO TRAINS TO PLANES RIDOT adding more trips to help ease highway congestion The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announces the return of free train service to the Rhode Island National Guard Open House and Air Show, May 20 and 21. The Department has doubled service to this popular event with six…

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SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION

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SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION

United Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Feehan Students PHOTO – TOP TEN & “UNSUNG HERO” – front row from left: Juliana DeSimone, Isabelle Chan, Caroline Cutillo, Julia Dextradeur, Emma Forbes, and Kathleen Fournier. Back row: Tim Sullivan ’67 – Feehan president, Ian McCarthy-Kelly, Kathryn Sachs, Abigail Long, Kathleen Garrity, Lauren Falvey, and Sean Kane – Feehan…

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2017 Walking Tour Season

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2017 Walking Tour Season

RIHS Announces 2017 Walking Tour Season, With Expanded Schedule Signature Benefit Street Walks, Special Events Highlight May 15-Oct. 31 Slate   (PROVIDENCE, R.I.) – The Rhode Island Historical Society has released the schedule for its 2017 walking tour season, which starts on May 15 and continues through October 31. The RIHS’s signature Benefit Street tour…

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NAHS MAY BREAKFAST

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NAHS MAY BREAKFAST

North Attleborough Historical Society May Breakfast   The NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH  HISTORICAL  SOCIETY will hold its annual May Breakfast on Sunday, May 7th, between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. The breakfast is served in the Little Red Schoolhouse which is next door to the Woodcock Garrison house at 362 North Washington Street; the…

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Attleboro Historic Preservation Society

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Attleboro Historic Preservation Society

AHPS’s annual house tour is coming up on June 2nd.   ATTLEBORO INDUSTRIAL MUSEUM Attleboro House Tour Coming Fast The Attleboro Historic Preservation Society (AHPS) is holding its annual house tour from 10 AM – 3 PM, Saturday, June 3rd with 6 historically significant properties on the docket.   They include multiple Queen Anne cottages…

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GEICO “SKYTYPERS”

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GEICO “SKYTYPERS”

GEICO Skytypers Air Show Team to Perform at the Rhode Island National Guard Open House Air Show    PITTSBURGH, PA (April 2017) – The world famous GEICO Skytypers air show team will take flight at the 2017 Rhode Island National Guard Open House Air Show May 20-21.  The squadron of six World War II-era aircraft will…

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“THE BOYS NEXT DOOR”

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“THE BOYS NEXT DOOR”

Attleboro Community Theatre closes its 60th season with “The Boys Next Door” by Tom Griffin.   Photo includes:  Matthew Moos, Ty Waterman, Alex Aponte, Paul Oliver, Caitlyn Lively Boys is a well-loved staple in community theatre, bringing to life the antics and personalities of 4 men with developmental disabilities who live in a group home….

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COMMUNITY VNA

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COMMUNITY VNA

Visiting Nurse Agency Urges Support for Representative Aaron Vega’s “Enough Pay To Stay” Amendment Kathy Trier, Executive Director & CEO Community VNA Photo Credit:  Jen Osojnicki Picture a widowed woman in her mid-80s. She needs help daily with bathing, dressing and toileting. But she has one more problem:  she has been told that there are…

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“VOLUME ONE”

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“VOLUME ONE”

ALLISON to perform at the Weaver Library   On Monday, May 8, 2017 at 7:00pm, the Weaver Library will host ALLISON, a unique duo who will perform music from their debut CD, “Volume One,” featuring songs of Joni Mitchell, Cat Stevens, Graham Nash, and Elizabethan composers. ALLISON is the creation of mezzo-soprano Allison Messier and…

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MONEY MATTERS

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MONEY MATTERS

Make Sure Your Property’s Assessed Value is Correct By Nathaniel Sillin Some homeowners can’t wait to see the assessed value of their home drop. In fact, they’ll tell you the bigger the drop, the better. Why? Your property taxes depend on your tax rate and your property’s current market value, which is determined by a…

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