Archive For July 31, 2018

FALL RIVER GRAND PRIX

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FALL RIVER GRAND PRIX

Fall River Grand Prix Added as the Second Stop in the??GEICO Triple Crown Racing Series The Fall River Grand Prix will be hosted August 24-26.?? FALL RIVER, MA (July 2018) ??? The Third Annual Fall River Grand Prix is the second stop for the Offshore Powerboat Racing (OPA) GEICO Triple Crown Series.?? With record-breaking crowds…

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NEWPORT MUSIC FESTIVAL: THE NEXT TWENTY-FIVE YEARS

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NEWPORT MUSIC FESTIVAL: THE NEXT TWENTY-FIVE YEARS

Governor Raimondo, George Wein Announce Agreement that will keep Newport Music Festivals in RI for Next 25 Years?? Through agreement, Newport Festivals Foundation will have a permanent presence at Fort Adams State Park; plans to create a museum relating festivals??? history With historic Fort Adams State Park as a backdrop, Governor Gina Raimondo and Newport…

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NEWPORT: ???A PERFECT STORM??? PRESENTATION BY JEFF DONNELLY

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NEWPORT: ???A PERFECT STORM??? PRESENTATION BY JEFF DONNELLY

A Perfect Storm: The Collision of Hurricanes, Climate Change and Coastal Population Growth?? An evening with WHOI climatologist Jeff Donnelly Newport, RI (June 2018) ??? The Newport Historical Society and the Newport Restoration Foundation will co-host an evening with Jeff Donnelly, Climatologist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at the Newport…

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RISCA: CALL FOR ARTISTS

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RISCA: CALL FOR ARTISTS

State Arts Council Announces Call for Artists: GREEN SPACE Gallery at T.F. Green Airport The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts has announced that it is accepting art submissions for the 2019 exhibition season of the GREEN SPACE Gallery, located at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick.?? The gallery program is a partnership between RISCA…

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THE NEXT 100 YEARS

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THE NEXT 100 YEARS

STEEL YARD UNVEILS PLANS FOR ANOTHER 100 YEARS OF INDUSTRIAL ARTS Photo-Credit-James-Lastowski July 26, 2018 ??? On Thursday, July 26th the Steel Yard unveiled plans for a $2.7 million dollar restoration and renovation of their 12,000 square foot industrial arts studio. Located in Providence, the century-old facility operated as Providence Steel and Iron until its…

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GINA TOASTS SMALL BUSINESS REGULATIONS AND TAX REFORMS

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GINA TOASTS SMALL BUSINESS REGULATIONS AND TAX REFORMS

At Pawtucket Brewery, Raimondo Toasts Small Business Reforms Governor keeps promise to cut red tape, reduce taxes and eliminate regulations Keg Tax repeal clears way for growth in Rhode Island???s beer economy PAWTUCKET, RI ??? Sitting at a high top bar table inside the brewery at Foolproof in Pawtucket, Governor Gina M. Raimondo raised a…

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PAC A JURIED SHOW “THIS LAND IS ???”

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PAC A JURIED SHOW “THIS LAND IS ???”

PAWTUCKET ART COLLABORATIVE?? This Land Is??? (your land, dying, beautiful, my land, lost,??found, wonderful, horrible, and on and on and on???..) What is landscape? Is it merely a report of what???s seen? Must it convey a sense of place? Does a landscape catch a moment in time? Or maybe create one? Is it a memory?…

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LTE: INTERFAITH POWER & LIGHT

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LTE: INTERFAITH POWER & LIGHT

Dear Friend, REV. SUSAN HENDERSHOT Last week, Interim EPA Administrator and former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler signed his first regulatory amendment. His first priority at the helm of the EPA? Weakening protections for ground water from coal ash pollution. You might remember the coal ash disaster in North Carolina a few years ago, when the…

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DEM: CLINGING JELLYFISH ALERT

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DEM: CLINGING JELLYFISH ALERT

CLINGING JELLYFISH FOUND IN POINT JUDITH POND DEM, Rhode Island Department of Health advise that the small jellyfish with a painful sting is known to inhabit back bays and coastal ponds but not ocean beaches or other sandy areas. Over the past 10 days, three people contacted RIDOH who reported experiencing stinging sensations and painful…

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HANKERING TO WEAVE?

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HANKERING TO WEAVE?

Slater Mill invites you to just ???drop in???! Need to quell that busy body for a couple of hours??? Looking for wholesome activity, or to learn a useful new skill? Slater Mill in downtown Pawtucket has the answer, and all you need to do is drop in. On Saturday mornings in August, the mill offers…

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