Archive For June 30, 2018

MARTHA???S VINYARD: HOB NOB WITH HOLLY

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MARTHA???S VINYARD: HOB NOB WITH HOLLY

HOB KNOB HOTEL FEATURES WRITER AT EXCLUSIVE WORKSHOP WEEKEND HOLLY HODDER EGER Photo by??Jeanna Shepard Photography Author Holly Hodder Eger will share her creative writing process at a fall weekend gathering hosted by Edgartown???s Hob Knob Hotel & Spa, and all women interested are invited to sign up while availability lasts. Eger, whose debut novel…

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CULTURAL CENTER OF CAPE COD

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CULTURAL CENTER OF CAPE COD

The Schooner Lewis B. French by Lance Walker Raffle tickets for this gorgeous painting (gallery value $4800) are available now for only $25 each. It measures 16??? x 20??? in a beautiful gilt frame. The draw will be held in December. Just imagine what an incredible gift this would make! The painting is on display…

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DEM SAYS ???NO??? TO IMPAIRED BOATERS

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DEM SAYS ???NO??? TO IMPAIRED BOATERS

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICE TO CONDUCT HIGH-VISIBILITY??BOATING ENFORCEMENT PATROLS THIS WEEKEND Effort is part of ???Operation Dry Water??? campaign to curb impaired boating PROVIDENCE ??? The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) will join partners across the country this weekend for the annual??Operation Dry Watercampaign ??? a national crackdown on impaired boating. As the summer boating…

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SAINT JOSEPH???S PENSION PLAN LEGISLATION

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SAINT JOSEPH???S PENSION PLAN LEGISLATION

Raimondo Signs Legislation to Help Settle St. Joseph???s Pension Plan Lawsuits ?? GOVERNOR GINA M. RAIMONDO PROVIDENCE, R.I. ??? Governor Gina M. Raimondo signed??S 2112??and??H 8166, legislation aimed at helping members of the St. Joseph???s Health Services pension plan reach settlements in their multiple class-action lawsuits. The bills will incentivize settlement by better positioning members…

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THE NEWPORT SHOW

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THE NEWPORT SHOW

NEWPORT?????THE SHOW??? Antiques, Art & Exquisite Objects at The Newport Show?? ?? Citizens Commercial Banking joins the Newport Show as Presenting Sponsor June 2018 ??? Newport, RI ?????Over the last decade, the Newport Show has become a highlight of the summer social season known for presenting one of the best parties in town and creating…

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RIDOT FERRY TO STOP IN BRISTOL FOR JULY 4

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RIDOT FERRY TO STOP IN BRISTOL FOR JULY 4

One-day service to Bristol?? This year for the first time, Fourth of July enthusiasts will be able to avoid traffic and take the Rhode Island Department of Transportation???s (RIDOT) Providence to Newport ferry to Bristol for the world-famous parade. RIDOT plans to offer three round trips on July 4 to the nation???s oldest Fourth of…

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FARM AID CONCERT HARTFORD

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FARM AID CONCERT HARTFORD

FARM AID???S MUSIC AND FOOD FESTIVAL HEADS TO??CONNECTICUT ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews to headline Farm Aid 2018 at XFINITY Theatre in Hartford, Conn. HARTFORD, Conn. ??? Farm Aid???s annual music and food festival featuring family farmers, homegrown food, inspiring music and agrarian experiences will come to…

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GOVERNOR GINA RAIMONDO SIGNS BUDGET

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GOVERNOR GINA RAIMONDO SIGNS BUDGET

Raimondo Signs Budget: Touts Investments in Education, Jobs, Opportunity?? Budget Invests to Fix Rhode Island???s School Buildings, Protects State???s Progress, Preserves Rhode Island Values For 4th Straight Year, Raimondo Protects Funding for Education & Training with No Broad-Based Tax Increases FY19 Budget Includes Tuition-Free Community College, Car Tax Relief, Record Investment in K-12 Education, Additional…

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BEACH BUS IS BACK!

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BEACH BUS IS BACK!

SUMMER IS HERE AND THE BEACH BUS IS BACK! ?? Express Service to South County Beaches Starts Saturday, June 23rd PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND????? Summer is officially here and the Beach Bus is back!???? The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will implement its express weekend and holiday service to South County beaches, beginning Saturday, June…

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PROTECT THE POLLINATORS

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PROTECT THE POLLINATORS

Bee Supporters seek House vote on H-4041 Members of the Worcester County Bee Keepers Association BOSTON ??? Supporters of H-4041,??An Act to Protect Massachusetts Pollinators, sponsored by Rep. Carolyn Dykema (Holliston) and Senator Jamie Eldridge (Acton) urged House leaders??this week to move the bill onto the House floor for a vote as soon as possible….

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