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Homeless, Networking pick of the week, Women leaders in healthcare, more!

 
 

 

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November 22, 2022

 
 

 

 
 
 

 

 
 
 

 

 
 

 

 
 
 

 

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The Interface Plan of 1974 - Lost Providence

 

 

 

 

DAVID BRUSSAT revisits the plan for downtown Providence - and brings up some memories...

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Shame! Shame! Shame! Deadlines loom for officials - and homeless

 

 

 

 

Shouts in the halls of the RI State House amplify the urgency - and Pawtucket says - hey, we're here - we have a place - but no one seems to want it. We update this emergency as the temperature this morning is 37.

 

 

 
 

 

Women leaders in healthcare in RI

 

 

 

 

How women are leading the way in healthcare reform - by RICHARD ASINOF, ConvergenceRI.

 

 

 
 

 

Networking - and Shop RI!

 

 

 

 

This week's networking pick of the week is Small Business Saturday's Shop RI - some of the best networking can be done with other vendors - this event is sold out for new vendors - lots of good contacts!

 

 

 
 

 

Brown Bookstore

The Scheme - Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Jingle & Jenga

Central RI Chamber of Commerce - December 9th

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Operation Stand Down RI

? needs our help for Thanksgiving... 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Survey of the Day Results?

Thanksgiving?

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Did you know?

 

 

Westerly becomes a popular tourist destination during the summer months when the population nearly doubles. Its well-known beaches include Weekapaug Beach, Westerly Town Beach, Misquamicut State Beach, East Beach, and Watch Hill Beach.

 

There are 16 spots in Westerly on the National Historic register. the most well known is the flying horse carousel

 

 

 
 

 

LOST Providence - David Brussat

 

 

 

 

Rhode Island architecture writer - and RINewsToday contributor - David Brussat  chronicles the trials and triumphs of Providence's urban development. A beautiful, stimulating book - perfect for gift giving.

 

 

Purchase LOST Providence HERE

 
 

 

 
 

 

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.

 

 

 
 

 

Buy Michael Fine's book

for your friends and family

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Buy Herb Weiss' 2-volume set

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

HOLIDAY EVENTS?

 

 

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Send us your holiday events and we'll feature them in our calendar - and maybe a story!

 

Send to: news@RINewsToday.com

 

 

 

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Rhode Island Weather

 

 

 

 

John Donnelly, meteorologist ?

 

 

Click photo for full forecast

 

It's an "A" Day!

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

2022 at 2021 Rates!

 

 

Weather

 

Closings & Delays

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