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Jeff Goldstein loves cars. They have intrigued him as long as he can remember. Jeff also loves research, the pursuit of information. And even better, he loves the hunt. His latest quest puts … more
After nearly 80 years of serving Rhode Island’s needy and homeless animals, one shelter, Animal Rescue Rhode Island (ARRI), opened a new 7,000-square-foot facility last month in Peace Dale. One … more
Funny 4 Funds’ new secret fundraising strategy ranks right up there with Area 51, Kentucky Fried Chicken’s recipe and the Coca Cola formula. The difference is that Bill Simas and Mike Murray, … more
The non-profit is called Horse Play, but the work they do is no game. Deirdre Sharp, the farm administrator, and her team at Horse Play Equine Rescue and Sanctuary has saved more than 280 horses … more
Can you party like Santa? Across the globe, in more than 400 cities, people attempt to do just that at SantaCon and for the 5th year in a row SantaCon Newport will challenge Rhode Islanders to party … more
Recently, I have been researching statistics about World War II vets. In talking with the VA Hospital in Providence, there is a rumor swirling about that my mom and stepdad may be the last surviving … more
Someday, I’m going to die. On that day, if I’m fortunate enough to have all the days of my life flash before me, last Friday will stand out as one of the best. The day started off like any regular … more
Ever wonder how your neighbor gets their split leaf Japanese maple to grow so big and lush, or how the colors on their roses are so vibrant? What about that house up the street from yours, with … more
Like the swallows to Capistrano, the old cars have returned to the perennially popular cruise nights that turn up in the parking lots of businesses the minute warm weather is here. Last Friday, as … more
Imagine how long it takes to get to Newport. A half hour? An hour with traffic? What if it took 20? For Trent Theroux, it will take between 18 and 20 hours to swim “Back to Newport.” In an … more
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