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Big box COSTCO, Topgolf, highway expansion...., Pool Safety, GriefSPEAK, and much more!






August 5, 2022











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Big Box COSTCO, Topgolf bring big change to Heart of Cranston


The boutique success of Garden City will see some big changes when 2 developments come in to Chapel View area - and highways are extended and developed.





Taste of RI is back! Williams & Stuart Real Estate presenting sponsor


Williams & Stuart Real Estate steps up as presenting sponsor for this sell-out event - get your tickets now - RINewsToday is a proud Media Sponsor...



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!



Pool Safety precautions


The Union Fire District offers pool safety precautions as the summer heat is not done with us yet - be safe, especially with children at the pool.



It's Black Philanthropy Month


The Muse Foundation held a get together to encourage people to donate during August - Black Philanthropy Month.





Did you know?

Pizza Strips are unique to Rhode Island. Unlike traditional pizza, this specialty is sold at bakeries and features a thick, airy crust topped with tomato sauce and maybe a sprinkle of parmesan or herbs on top. There’s no mozzarella cheese on this pizza.


Some say it is a variation from Cudduruni, a Sicilian style pan-baked, thick focaccia bread topped with tomato sauce and herbs - bakeries put trays out to cool on the sidewalks.



GriefSPEAK: Part Time Lovers


MARI NARDOLILLO DIAS' story "Part Time Lovers" - a difficult story to tell. Grief and loss and memory can last a lifetime.





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Seniors Need You!

Home Care Assistance of RI

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Acclaimed RI Author

J. J. Partridge


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