Archive For April 30, 2018

CROCOSMIA: PLANT IN MAY

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CROCOSMIA: PLANT IN MAY

Crocosmia: a real burst of energy! From orange-yellow to fiery red. Having crocosmias in your garden guarantees warm late-summer color. Starting in August ??? and sometimes earlier ??? you???ll be taking pleasure from the thickly clustered flowers covering their racemes. They???re also stunning in combination with other late-summer flowers and ornamental grasses. The colors of…

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STAGES OF FREEDOM

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STAGES OF FREEDOM

Bow Ties for Boys 2018 a Huge Success! Thank you??to all the boys,??splendid sponsors, and magnificent mentors??from our community, Brown and Byrant Universities, for making our??6th Annual Bow Ties for Boys a Success! Boys, ages 5-13, learned how to shake hands, introduce themselves, hold a conversation, and??tie a bow tie. Each boy left with his…

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???TILL IT???S OVER, OVER THERE???

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???TILL IT???S OVER, OVER THERE???

Rhode Island Industry and the First World War ?? Newport, RI ??? Is war good for business? It was 100 years ago. Join Morgan Grefe, Executive Director for the Rhode Island Historical Society at the Newport Historical Society on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 5:30 to present a lecture on Rhode Island???s booming industry during…

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LIFT THE CAP ON KIDS

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LIFT THE CAP ON KIDS

Massachusetts House Votes to Repeal the Family Welfare Cap BOSTON ??? April 26, 2018 ??? The Massachusetts House of Representatives voted unanimously this week to repeal the family welfare cap. The family cap denies children in deep poverty $100 a month in aid and a clothing allowance of $300 a year if the child was…

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MAY 12TH YARD SALE

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MAY 12TH YARD SALE

North Attleborough Historical Society May 12th Yard Sale?? The NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH HISTORICAL SOCIETY will hold a yard sale on Saturday, May 12th 2018, between the hours of 9 A.M. and 2 P.M. on the grounds of the Woodcock Garrison House and Little Red Schoolhouse, at 362 North Washington St, North Attleborough.?? Over 15 families and…

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CENTRAL FALLS??? FIELD TO PROVIDENCE ROOF TOP

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CENTRAL FALLS??? FIELD TO PROVIDENCE ROOF TOP

Raimondo Celebrates Earth Week?? At Macomber Stadium in Central Falls,??Governor Raimondo joined the Department of Environmental Management to award $3 million in matching grants to 15 local municipalities to develop or renovate recreational facilities in their communities. The??grants will fund 19 projects??across the state, including new basketball, pickleball, and multi-sport courts; a boat ramp; universally-accessible…

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WHITE DOG DISTILLERY

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WHITE DOG DISTILLERY

The City of Pawtucket Welcomes White Dog Distillery???? PAWTUCKET ??? Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien and Northern Rhode Island Chamber President John Gregory welcomed White Dog Distilling to Pawtucket today. Based in the mill complex at 560 Mineral Spring Avenue, White Dog Distilling produces rum, corn whiskey, moonshine, gin and bourbon. Owners, Carlo Catucci, Alecia…

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???CINCO DE MEOW???

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???CINCO DE MEOW???

SEVEN ARROWS??FARM ?? ATTLEBORO, Mass. ????? Massachusetts Feline Intervention Alliance??(MA-F.I.A.) will hold its 5th annual ???Cinco de Meow??? event on Saturday, May 5th, from 10 a.m. to??3 p.m., at Seven Arrows Farm, 346 Oak Hill Ave, in Seekonk, Mass. Admission is free to the public, and will feature local crafters, vendors, and other non-profit groups,…

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RECYCLE ELECTRONIC WASTE

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RECYCLE ELECTRONIC WASTE

Recycle Your Electronic Waste at the Weaver Library Trying to clean out the basement? Let the library help you! Recycle your electronic waste at the Weaver Library on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 10am ??? 1pm??in the city???s parking lot next to the library. Hosted by Indie Cycle, LLC, a Rhode Island company that runs…

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OPEN FOR THE SEASON

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OPEN FOR THE SEASON

Linden Place Mansion Opens for the Season with Tours, Parties, Concerts and more Linden Place, an 1810 Federal style mansion located in the heart of Bristol, RI, will open for the season on Sunday, May 6 at 12pm. With guided and self-guided tours, exhibits, activities and special events for all ages, Linden Place offers a…

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