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  • Summer art exhibit 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Westerly
  • Mad Science 10 a.m. - Noon Westerly
  • Summer art exhibit 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Charlestown
  • RIBC Blood Drive 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Westerly
  • Read A Rooster Book Club Noon - 1 p.m. Charlestown
  • RIBC Blood Drive 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Westerly
  • RIBC Blood Drive 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. Westerly
  • Family Supper Table 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Charlestown
  • Zumba Dance Fitness 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Westerly
  • Chess Club 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Westerly

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  • GREENWICH, Conn. — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is continuing his summer fundraising blitz with a trip to Connecticut. The Republican governor is planning a series of campaign stops in Greenwich this evening on behalf of Connecticut Republican gubernatorial candidate … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — There are few musicians as inextricably linked to the Newport Folk Festival as the late Pete Seeger. Newport, known as the place where Bob Dylan cast aside his acoustic guitar and went electric in 1965, has made its … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — The state is looking at what facilities might be available if the federal government asks for help in housing thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the nation’s southern border. Gov. Lincoln Chafee told WPRO-FM he has not been … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island’s unemployment rate of 7.9 percent is now tied for the worst in the country with Mississippi. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released unemployment rates for all 50 states today. Rhode Island has had the highest … more ...
    PROVIDENCE (AP) — Rhode Island’s health insurance commissioner has approved premium rates for 2015 that include single-digit increases for most insurers and a decrease for one. Commissioner Kathleen Hittner announced the rates today. Some carriers had sought larger increases. The … more ...
    Adrain drops out of Providence race   Published Jul 15, 2014
    PROVIDENCE — Businessman Lorne Adrain dropped out of Providence’s mayoral race on Monday, a decision that could make the path to victory harder for former mayor and two-time convicted felon Buddy Cianci. Adrain called it a tough decision, but one … more ...
    HARTFORD — Connecticut’s nuclear power plant won permission to use warmer water from Long Island Sound for cooling at the second of its two units, federal regulators said Monday. The approval by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission allows the Millstone 3 … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — The five major gubernatorial candidates agree Rhode Island needs a strong school system for its economy to thrive, but their plans to transform it differ. It’s an issue many voters care deeply about. Parents who were playing with … more ...
    War College welcomes new president   Published Jul 9, 2014
    PROVIDENCE (AP) — The U.S. Naval War College in Newport has a new president. Rear Adm. P. Gardner Howe III became the college’s 55th president in a ceremony at the college Tuesday. He succeeds Rhode Island native Rear Adm. Walter … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island is slated to receive more than $2.5 million in federal funding to repair historic properties damaged by Superstorm Sandy and conduct archaeological surveys. The state’s congressional delegation and the Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission … more ...

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    PROVIDENCE (AP) — The Rhode Island Senate’s high-priority workforce development initiative saw mixed success in the 2014 legislative session, with several measures stalling in the House without ever having a hearing and others ending up at the last minute as … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — Organizers of the nation’s oldest continuous Fourth of July celebration are watching Friday’s weather forecast and wondering whether a tropical storm making its way up the coast could affect the 229th annual Independence Day festivities in Bristol. In … more ...
    HARTFORD — Lawyers for former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland are arguing that some of the federal charges he faces are unconstitutional. They filed new arguments Monday night seeking to have much of the case against the 57-year-old former governor dismissed. … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Senate reconvened Monday in an unusual — and brief — post-recess session to pass legislation it had already approved, after questions were raised about the original vote margin. During a nine-minute session, senators again passed … more ...
    HARTFORD — Connecticut’s revised, approximately $19 billion state budget, a temporary moratorium on the storage and disposal of fracking waste, and new legislation designed to help protect student-athletes from the dangers of concussions are among the new laws that have … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — A Rhode Island company has been making the shin guards used by many of the players in this year’s World Cup soccer tournament. Providence-based G-Form makes protective sports equipment using a technology that allows its products to stiffen … more ...
    Cicilline to run for 3rd term   Published Jun 30, 2014
    PROVIDENCE (AP) — U.S. Rep. David Cicilline has announced he’ll seek a third term. The Democratic congressman said his top priority is to help create jobs in Rhode Island. The state unemployment rate in May was 8.2 percent, significantly higher … more ...
    HARTFORD — New data show that Connecticut police pull over black and Hispanic drivers at disproportionate rates when compared with population numbers, but state officials caution the reasons aren’t clear. Police officers statewide made nearly 304,000 traffic stops from October … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — Former House Speaker Gordon Fox had a personal loan from a registered legislative lobbyist for several years, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. The lobbyist, Ray Rickman, confirmed the loan and said he gave it to … more ...
    PROVIDENCE — Buddy Cianci, the twice-convicted felon who led Providence as mayor for 21 years, wants his old job back. His decision to run as an independent for what would be a seventh term as mayor puts him smack in … more ...
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