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The long goodbye, Roger Williams Cancer Center, Children's Trout Fishing Derby, Movies in the Park and more!






June 21, 2022









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The long good-bye: Exit interview with RI Foundation's Neil Steinberg


RICHARD ASINOF sits down with Neil Steinberg, who has announced his retirement in 2023.



Children's Trout Fishing Derby


Children and family fun - do your li'l ones fish? The RI Fish and Game Protective Assoc and the RI DEM had volunteers out in force to make sure it was a fun day for all - by JEFF GROSS



Roger Williams Hospital first advanced therapies for certain blood cancers


CharterCare's Roger Williams Hospital is the first approved for therapies for specific blood cancers such as forms of leukemia, lymphoma, etc.



Movies in the Park - at Rocky Point


First movie planned - more family fun - join the Central RI Chamber of Commerce this week.



First Day of Summer - what's the predictions?


Our meteorologist, JOHN DONNELLY, has our summer predictions - and that you'll want to know.



Did you know?

In 1798 Rhode Island law stated that it is illegal to meet another person and engage in horse racing or test the speed of a horse on public highways. This is one of RI's infamous "blue laws" - many of which are still in effect!



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Acclaimed RI Author

J. J. Partridge


RI News Today's contributing writer, J. J. Partridge has a new book - Under Blood Moons - click on the ad, above, to learn more about this book, and his other three.



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