Archive For October 31, 2017

FARM FRESH WINTER MARKET

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FARM FRESH WINTER MARKET

FARM FRESH RI’s PAWTUCKET WINTERTIME FARMERS MARKET OPENS ITS Pawtucket, RI — The Pawtucket Wintertime Farmers Market is opening for its 11th season on November 4, 2017. The largest indoor farmers market in New England, it will be open every Saturday through April 28, 2018 from 9am to 1pm. Farm Fresh Rhode Island will be hosting special…

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SAINT JOHN’S SCHOOL ATTLEBORO

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SAINT JOHN’S SCHOOL ATTLEBORO

SPOOKY, SCARY AND FUN! St. John the Evangelist School recently held their annual Halloween Party and Haunted House. In the school gym, the students of the SJE National Junior Honor Society hosted games, face painting, palm reading, crafts and refreshments. The attendees were treated to a walk-through black room where you had to make your…

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GET THE LEAD OUT

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GET THE LEAD OUT

Advocates to Legislators: Get the Lead Out Andrea Sears – Commonwealth News Service LENOX, Mass. – Massachusetts needs to get the lead out of drinking water in schools and day-care centers. That’s the message public-health advocates took to a legislative committee hearing on Monday. The Joint Committee on the Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture was…

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PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

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PROVIDENCE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM

Family Stories Month Celebration Weekly Activities at Providence Children’s Museum November 5 – 12 Family Stories Month Celebration Sunday, November 5  •  11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Celebrate Family Stories Month and Family Literacy Month with a fun storytelling and even participate in story acting activities! Underwritten by Hasbro. Museum Closed – Monday, November 6…

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URBAN GREENS’ GROWING COMMUNITY INVESTMENT

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URBAN GREENS’ GROWING COMMUNITY INVESTMENT

Urban Greens Food Co-op Receives $300,000 Investment From RI Foundation Investment is part of the Urban Greens Community Investment Campaign Providence, RI— Urban Greens Food Co-op is making great strides towards opening a full-service member-owned supermarket in the summer of 2018. With more than 800 members and a general manager hired, it has already raised $400,000…

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PROPANE SAFETY TIPS NEW ENGLAND

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PROPANE SAFETY TIPS NEW ENGLAND

5 Power Outage and Flood Safety Tips for New England Propane Users Epsom, NH (October 30, 2017) – With heavy rains and significant winds, knowing the proper preparation and recovery steps for power outages and flood disasters can help protect your family and property.  For homeowners and businesses relying on propane gas to heat their…

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GINA’S WEEKLY ADDRESS

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GINA’S WEEKLY ADDRESS

This week’s video address was filmed at UNFI’s Honest Green Market. UNFI is expanding in Rhode Island and hiring 150 new employees. The company has already created roughly 100 jobs, including many that provide a good, family wage but don’t require a four-year college degree. UNFI has had a presence in Rhode Island for decades,…

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EAST PROVIDENCE SCHOLARSHIPS

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EAST PROVIDENCE SCHOLARSHIPS

HOLIDAY BREAKFAST VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Scholarship Foundation of East Providence is recruiting volunteers for their annual Holiday Breakfast at East Providence High School on Saturday, November 25. High school students who need to complete community service hours and parents who are interested in learning more about the scholarship group are invited. Volunteers help guests, clean tables,…

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