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Celebrate Memorial Day in the Blackstone Valley

From Lincoln’s noisy parade to the simple sound of TAPS in a graveyard, northern Rhode Islanders will be marking Memorial Day this weekend, remembering as they do that the stars and stripes do not... more

Woody Allen’s ‘Bullets Over Broadway’ on stage at PPAC

PROVIDENCE – Emma Stratton, an actress in “Bullets Over Broadway,” calls the show a “quintessential Broadway musical.” Based on Woody Allen’s 1994 movie, and written by Allen, “Bullets Over Broadway... more

Blackstone River Valley National Historic Park launches 100 Days of Summer

WOONSOCKET – Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park is celebrating the National Park Service Centennial with 100 Days of Summer here in the Blackstone River Valley. For 100 days, residents... more

Rhode Island beach season begins Saturday

PROVIDENCE -- The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management announced that several Rhode Island beaches are now open during weekends. Scarborough North and Roger Wheeler State Beaches in... more

Add sparkle to your landscape with unique containers and elevated gardens

Perk up your containers and add a bit of sparkle to your landscape with bright colors, unusual materials or a unique purpose. Include an elevated garden to increase planting space and make planting,... more

Stadium Theatre will host 14th annual Auction for the Arts Gala

WOONSOCKET -- The Stadium Theatre will host its 14th annual Auction for the Arts Gala on Thursday, June 2 at 6 p.m. The event will be held at The Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square. The silent and... more

Save The Bay offers Storm Reporter training

PROVIDENCE – Save the Bay in partnership with the Coastal Resources Management Council, Rhode Island Sea Grant, and the University of Rhode Island Coastal Resources Center, will host a training for... more

Save The Bay to hold annual Taste of The Bay

PROVIDENCE -- Save The Bay’s annual Taste of The Bay will be on Thursday, June 9, at the Save The Bay Center overlooking Narragansett Bay in Providence. The event is to be held at Save The Bay’s... more

Special Olympics Rhode Island kicks off summer games June 3

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The 2016 Special Olympics Rhode Island State Summer Games will be held the weekend of June 3, 4 and 5 at University of Rhode Island. More than 1,500 athletes are competing in seven... more

URI Fruit Growers to sponsor Farm Scavenger Hunt

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Rhode Islanders eager to explore and learn about the region’s working farms are encouraged to participate in the sixth annual Rhode Island Farm Scavenger Hunt, which runs from May... more

Tickets on sale for annual parade picnic

BRISTOL – Linden Place Mansion, 500 Hope St., will host its annual Fourth of July Parade Picnic on Monday, July 4. Located directly on the historic Bristol Fourth of July Parade route, Linden Place... more

West Hill Park and Dam opens for season

UXBRIDGE, Mass. – West Hill Park and Dam, 518 Hartford Ave., is now open for the summer season. Park gates will be open daily 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. on weekends and holidays and from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.... more