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Older adults lonelier without a partner, Oh, Deer!, RI Veterans: Did you know, and much more






August 4, 2022











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Lonelier without a partner - than without children (URI)


URI Researcher Nekehia Quashie participated in an international study on loneliness during the pandemic. Implications for those over 50 and what we know more about isolation because of the pandemic.





RI Veterans: Did you know? Advance Directives, Victory Day...


JOHN A. CIANCI reviews veterans information on discounts and events - including one in RI for Victory Day - and answers questions on advance directives for veterans.



Welcome, Chef Alison!

Pretzel Crusted Zucchini Sticks w/Parmesan Dressing


Read all about Chef Alison and get this great recipe for all that zucchini we have around - ALISON MOUNTFORD will be sharing her recipes weekly with our readers!



Oh, deer! Public deer survey & deer hunting license time


RIDEM has their annual summer deer survey for you to complete - and if you are a hunter, get your deer hunting license now.





HEAT ADVISORY over the next few days - information here to keep you safe - and Providence info on water parks, pools and cooling centers. Be safe.





Did you know?

Hot & Cold - Richmond, R.I., experienced the state's coldest temperature: minus 28 degrees Fahrenheit on January 17, 1942.


The hottest temperature ever recorded was 104 F at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick on August 2, 1975.





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Drive? Bike? Walk?






Seniors Need You!

Home Care Assistance of RI

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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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