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OLD COLONY HOSPICE DROPPING OFF GOLF BALLS

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OLD COLONY HOSPICE DROPPING OFF GOLF BALLS

Our Annual Golf Balls From Above Raffle is Here! Each year Old Colony Hospice hosts our annual Golf Classic and with it our annual Golf Balls From Above Raffle!   Each of the 1,500 individually numbered golf balls is an opportunity to win one of three CASH prizes!   The balls are dropped from a helicopter that…

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“TEXTURES” SHOW ENTRIES NOW OPEN

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“TEXTURES” SHOW ENTRIES NOW OPEN

*OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES* June 2019    For Pawtucket Arts Collaborative  (PAC) Juried Fall Show TEXTURE  Deadline for Entries August 24th 11:59pm     In the visual arts, TEXTURE is the perceived surface quality of a work of art. It is an element of two-dimensional and three-dimensional design distinguished by its visual and physical properties. This fall PAC…

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Mighty Mighty BossToneS

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Mighty Mighty BossToneS

CRANKING & SKANKING FEST With The Amazing Royal Crowns, Voo Doo Glow Skulls, Buck-O-Nine, Craft Beer, and Food Trucks Saturday, August 10, The Met Courtyard, Pawtucket, RI   The Mighty Mighty BossToneS proudly announce their second annual CRANKING & SKANKING FEST is Saturday, August 10, at The Met Courtyard in Pawtucket, RI. In addition to…

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PAWTUCKET: COOL OFF FOR FREE

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PAWTUCKET: COOL OFF FOR FREE

The City of Pawtucket Announces Free Refreshments at Multiple Sites Pawtucket – The City of Pawtucket has announced that, due to the heat wave expected throughout the weekend, Mayor Donald R. Grebien, the Pawtucket City Council, Pawtucket School Committee, and the Pawtucket Police Department will be providing free lemonade and water to residents of Pawtucket at…

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DRAGON BOAT RACES

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DRAGON BOAT RACES

20th Annual Rhode Island Chinese Dragon Boat Races Saturday, September 7th Festival Pier, Pawtucket, RI The Rhode Island Chinese Dragon Boat Races are sanctioned races with the Eastern Regional Dragon Boat Association Registration includes: team tent, official 2019 t-shirts and medals, practice sessions, and training session with a professional dragon boat coach from 22 Dragons– the 2017…

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BEAVERTAIL STATE PARK

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BEAVERTAIL STATE PARK

OUTDOOR MOVIE, STARGAZING & ILLUMINATED JELLYFISH ALL ON TAP AT ‘BIOLUMINESCENCE NIGHT’ AT BEAVERTAIL STATE PARK JULY 22 PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is hosting a ‘Bioluminescence Night’ at Beavertail State Park, in Jamestown, next week. The event will include an outdoor viewing of the movie Surf’s Up, stargazing, and illuminated jellyfish…

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OP-ED: RI GOP

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OP-ED: RI GOP

RI REPUBLICAN PARTY CHALLENGES THE VOTER REGISTRATION OF RAIMONDO APPOINTEE TO THE PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION The Rhode Island Republican Party has filed a challenge at the Barrington Board of Canvassers against the voter registration and eligibility of Governor Gina Raimondo’s appointee to lead the RI Public Utilities Commission (PUC).   Appointee Laura Olton is a…

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THE NORTHEAST WILL SIZZLE

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THE NORTHEAST WILL SIZZLE

DC TO MANCHESTER, NH WILL SET RECORDS? While actual temperatures will be higher in Death Valley, humidity levels will make it feel as hot or hotter than the Southwest in parts of the Central and Eastern states. AccuWeather Global Weather Center – July 18, 2019 – The northeastern United States will sizzle this week as summer heat builds…

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