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Say Hello to Hal!

Hi, I am Hal, a sweet 2 year old male cat.  I’ve been at the rescue the longest of any cats we currently have, and it is likely because I am FIV positive.  Don’t let that scare you… It just means I can’t be housed with other cats that don’t …

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Keepers of the Light…

Rose Island Lighthouse

Rose Island located at 41° 29′ 48″ N / 71° 22′ 4″ W between Jamestown (Conanicut Island) and Newport (Aquidneck Island) offers up the opportunity; for the willing traveler, the chance to be lighthouse keeper. The Native American name was originally “Conockonoquit” but it is said that it was given …

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Where to PYO____ in Rhode Island!

Rhode Island may be the littlest state, but there is no shortage of fresh and local produce.  You can find these local good a at farm stands and farmers markets throughout the state.  Even better, you can go to some of these farms and PYO______! Each season offers its own …

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Confreda Farm…Serving Rhode Island Since 1922!

  As one rides down Route 12, running east to west across the center of our fair state, the vistas change rapidly: from the historical, yet put-together, village of Edgewood, past bustling Cranston East and Rolfe Square, past the Italian markets, bakeries, and finally, past rare, for RI, panoramic views …

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Biomes in North Kingstown, Hands-On Family Fun…

When the rain drives down on a summer day or the temperature climbs to an unbearable high, you need to seek the solace of the indoors.  A frigid snowy day will also send you in search of inside entertainment.  Once you and your family have been once…the weather will not …

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5 Awesome Food and Drink Events in RI this August!

Clam is to chowder as food is to drink.  Here in Rhode Island, we get that.  Therefore, you can find a number of great events centered around food and drink, especially this August.  Here are 5 upcoming food and drink events to please your palette. 1.  Food Truck Nights: There …

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Soot…The Cute Kind!

Hey there, I’m Soot.  Don’t let the name fool you, I am very clean, extremely soft, and one of the sweetest cats around.  I love getting head scratches and neck rubs, and you can find that out very quickly just by coming in to say hello to me.  I am …

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The Trident Race…Get Dirty

This Saturday, July 25th, the picturesque Colt State Park in Bristol will be the home to a race of a whole new caliber.  Born out of a love for obstacle racing and healthy living, Ethan Tucker and Mark Rhynard have designed The Trident Race. “Participants will encounter classic obstacles such …

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Breaking News…Rhode Island’s Early Morning Earthquake!

Were you sound asleep at 3:43 AM?  At that time, the Geological Survey confirms that Rhode Island did in fact experience a magnitude 2.3 earthquake.  The earthquake was recorded 1 mile southeast of Providence at a depth of 9.5 miles.  Watch the video below for the full story.  Share in …

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Charter a Sail in Beautiful RI…

 The Ocean State can be enjoyed in a variety of ways, one of the most fitting being by boat.  Here are a few companies that offer charter sailboats and can give you a classic Rhode Island experience.   Flyer Catamaran Bristol Top Cat Bristol 12 Meter Charters Adirondack II America’s …

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Local Food Fest 2015…The Ultimate Local Experience!

August 4th, 2015 the iconic Castle Hill Inn will showcase some of the best local food offerings Rhode Island has.  Imagine the magic that happens when the area’s finest chefs are  provided with the freshest local ingredients from many of Rhode Island’s farms!  These  talented culinary creators will be using …

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Where to Stay on Block Island…A Ferry Ride Away

Stunning Inn...The Darius on The Block!

Block Island is only a ferry ride away but can afford you the feeling of being far, far away.  The relaxed vibe of this island is contagious and you will find it hard to leave.  So if you decide to stay, here are a list of places to stay on …

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10 Vegan Summer Smoothies

Summer is here and the local produce is lush and chock-full of much needed nutrients. A smoothie is a delicious way to ingest greens, vitamins and nutrients!  Lucky for us, Rhode Island’s fitness expert Ryan Bate, has helped us to compile a list of 10 vegan summer smoothies. Here are …

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Bike Paths of RI…Start Pedaling!

Rhode Island is a stunning state with copious amounts of scenic trails and hikes.  If you choose to see Rhode Island by bike…here is a list of Bike Paths in RI. Blackstone River Bikeway East Bay Bike Path Fred Lippitt Woonasquatucket River Greenway Quonset Bike Path South County Bike Path …

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Providence Restaurant WeekS 2015

Providence is not only known as the state capital, it is also known as a foodies destination near and far.  The past few years have brought Providence many accolades such as being voted  #1 US City by Travel + Leisure readers.  This year Providence and the surrounding area celebrate the …

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Do Men and Women Invest Differently?

  Several years ago, a book titled Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus was quite popular. As the title suggests, the book argues that men and women are vastly different from each other, particularly in their emotional needs and in the way they communicate. While not everyone agrees …

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Meet Simba…She is Looking for You!

Hi there, I am Simba, a marvelous orange tabby with the fluffiest tail you’ll ever feel.  Looks are one thing, but I also have a pleasant and friendly demeanor that makes me the complete package.  All that I need to feel whole is a loving forever home where I can …

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