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“FRIENDS OF THE TEN MILE RIVER”

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“FRIENDS OF THE TEN MILE RIVER”

UNCLE DON’S 4TH of JULY STRAWBERRY-RHUBARB SHORTCAKE BY DON DOUCETTE 4 or 5 pounds FOUR TOWN FARM  Red Rhubarb 1 pound strawberries Low Cal brown sugar Baking powder biscuits Squirt cream, or if a purist, whip and sweeten your own cream. Clean and dice strawberries and rhubarb into a clean stainless stew pot with a…

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EARTHTALK: ECO CERTIFIED FORESTRY

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EARTHTALK: ECO CERTIFIED FORESTRY

EarthTalk® From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine   These logs are culled from an FSC-certified forestry operation in Sandakan on the northeast coast of Malaysia. Credit: Angela Sevin, FlickrCC.   Dear EarthTalk: Why are environmental advocates down on the Forest Stewardship Council, given its mission to eliminate unsustainable forestry?  — M.P., Raleigh,…

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LTE: CONGRESSMAN JIM MC GOVERN “AN APPLE A DAY”

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LTE: CONGRESSMAN JIM MC GOVERN “AN APPLE A DAY”

DEAR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS Jim Mc Govern When I was a kid, my grandmother used to say that an apple a day keeps the doctor away. I wish she were still around so I could tell her that she was right! Food is medicine. There is no doubt that what we eat plays a huge role in…

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LOCAL YOUNG WOMEN NAMED GOLD AWARD WINNERS

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LOCAL YOUNG WOMEN NAMED GOLD AWARD WINNERS

Local Young Women Earn Highest Award Possible in Girl Scouting, the Gold Award Warwick, R.I.—Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England is excited to announce the 2020 Girl Scout Gold Award honorees which includes eleven young women who created, developed, and executed self-sustaining “Take Action” projects successfully. Our council is thrilled to highlight the accomplishments of…

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BRISTOL, RI: SCULPTURE ON THE LAWN

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BRISTOL, RI: SCULPTURE ON THE LAWN

SCULPTURE ON THE LAWN; AN OUTDOOR EXHIBIT BY THE BRISTOL ART MUSEUM Linden Place Mansion is participating in Sculpture on the Lawn, Bristol Art Museum’s outdoor exhibit featuring works by artists Michael Cochran, Mike Hansel, Rob Lorenson, Paul Menensis, Matt Noiseux, Derek Riley and Mark Wholey.   The sculptures may be viewed while walking or…

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CHABOT: FINE ART GALLERY

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CHABOT: FINE ART GALLERY

Happy Fourth of July!     We wish all our clients, students, families and friends a very Happy Fourth of July   www.chabotgallery.com   www.riartclasses.com   www.leechabot.com

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KELLEY LENNON SINGS

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KELLEY LENNON SINGS

Happy Friday & Happy 4th of July!   While this favorite summer holiday will look different than normal, please enjoy and stay safe.   I have sung this song so often, especially this time of year, but on this 4th of July, 2020, it seems more meaningful now than ever. Have a wonderful weekend &…

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AMERICA’S BIRTHDAY: QUINT STUDER

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AMERICA’S BIRTHDAY: QUINT STUDER

On America’s Birthday, It’s Time to Ask: Where Do We Want to Go from Here? By Quint Studer Independence Day is here and this year we celebrate our country’s 244th birthday. America is in a time of major transition and transformation right now. We are facing a public health crisis, along with challenges in our…

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