Archive For January 17, 2019

DEM STOCKING TROUT

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DEM STOCKING TROUT

DEM STOCKING TROUT NOW FOR WINTER FISHING SEASON Photo credit: Chris Kesson Several thousand hatchery-raised rainbow and brook trout are going into ponds in Burrillville, North Kingstown, Portsmouth, and Richmond   PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is stocking ponds across Rhode Island this week with several thousand brook and rainbow trout…

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NOTH SMITHFIELD RI: CLOSURE OF OLD GREAT ROAD

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NOTH SMITHFIELD RI: CLOSURE OF OLD GREAT ROAD

BRIDGE REPAIRS TO REQUIRE TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF OLD GREAT ROAD AT ROUTE 146 OVERPASS IN NORTH SMITHFIELD   Detour goes into effect January 23   The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced it will temporarily close a section of Old Great Road in North Smithfield, where it passes underneath Route 146, on Wednesday, January…

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PAWTUCKET: THE HASBRO ISSUE

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PAWTUCKET: THE HASBRO ISSUE

Pawtucket-area lawmakers petition Governor Raimondo to work to retain Hasbro STATE HOUSE — A group of legislators from northern Rhode Island, including the entire Pawtucket delegation, have penned a letter to Gov. Gina Raimondo, asking her to do everything in her power to retain toymaker Hasbro in Pawtucket “Hasbro is one of Rhode Island’s greatest…

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WESTERLY: NORDIC VOICES

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WESTERLY: NORDIC VOICES

2019 Kent Hall Masters Series Presents Nordic Voices WESTERLY, RI –    The Chorus of Westerly welcomes Nordic Voices to Kent Hall for one performance of their exciting program entitled Everything’s gonna be alright.   The performance is part of the 2018-19 Kent Hall Masters Series.  Nordic Voices will hold an evening performance on Saturday, February 2nd at 6pm…

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GIRL SCOUT COOKIE SEASON

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GIRL SCOUT COOKIE SEASON

The 2019 Girl Scout Cookie Season Has Begun! In the coming weeks a total of 699,720 packages of delicious  Girl Scout Cookies® will be transported from the shelves of the Paul Arpin Van Lines warehouse in Warwick to customers in Rhode Island, southeastern Massachusetts, and Pawcatuck, CT—kicking off the 2019 Girl Scout Cookie Sale season…

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TRINITY REP BREAKS ALL-TIME BOX OFFICE RECORD

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TRINITY REP BREAKS ALL-TIME BOX OFFICE RECORD

  Production of A Christmas Carol featured over 1,000 Community Performers and raised over $57k for RI Community Food Bank PROVIDENCE, RI: Trinity Repertory Company broke its all-time box office sales and attendance records with its 2018 production of A Christmas Carol, surpassing the record set last year by the same show. This season’s incarnation…

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PAWTUCKET CONTRACTS WITH SOUTHERN SKY RENEWABLE ENERGY

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PAWTUCKET CONTRACTS WITH SOUTHERN SKY RENEWABLE ENERGY

Pawtucket Awards Contract for Renewable Net Metering City expected to save tens of millions of dollars over the next 25 years   PAWTUCKET – Under Rhode Island’s Renewable Net Metering Credit program, the City of Pawtucket has awarded a contract to Southern Sky Renewable Energy RI, LLC for a net metering agreement that will provide…

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TRICARE

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TRICARE

Emergency vs. Urgent Care: Do You Know the Difference? You feel lousy and know you need medical care. But you aren’t sure if your symptoms require urgent or emergency care. Sometimes it’s difficult to know what level of care you need. Especially when you’re hurt or sick. Learn the difference between emergency and urgent care,…

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