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Rhode Island Fall 2018 Guide: Apple Picking, Haunted Houses, More

The air is crisper, the apples are ripe and soon the leaves will change to those signature colors that are so uniquely New England. Friday, Sept. 21 marks the first day of Fall.

PATCH - 2018-09-21 17:17:48

"And Then There Were None" coming to Rhode Island Stage Ensemble

Michael Ferron is excited to be directing “And Then There Were None” for Woonsocket’s Rhode Island Stage Ensemble. It’s his first time directing, and he gets to work with his father, Rich, who’s the show’s producer.

630WPRO.COM - 2018-09-21 15:18:31

Building Community through Beer with BrewGene - Rhode Island Monthly

John Muggeridge is nearing the end of his beer quest to try 1,000 beers before his sixtieth birthday. It all started when he and his godson Connor Tyrell, created a beer tracking app calledBrewGenea few years ago, and Muggeridge decided to use it to reach his goal. The app helps craft beer fans keep

RIMONTHLY.COM - 2018-09-21 13:46:59

Rhode Island trade mission visits Manchester

The group headed up by the East coast state's Secretary of Commerce, Stefan Pryor, seven US businesses and a team of commerce and tourism officials, has been in the region this week.

MSN.COM - 2018-09-21 09:28:01

Seven Friars Enshrined Into the Rhode Island Hockey Hall of Fame - Providence College

The Friar inductees included Sara DeCosta-Hayes, Cammi Granato, Lou Lamoriello, Richard Rondeau, Chris Terreri, Zellio Toppazzini, and Ron Wilson.

FRIARS.COM - 2018-09-21 09:10:00

LILA DELMAN ACHIEVES THE HIGHEST SALE THIS YEAR ON BLOCK ISLAND, FOLLOWING 2016 & 2017 TOP SALES*

BLOCK ISLAND, RI –September 21, 2018 – Lila Delman Real Estate continues its history of excellence with thesale of 1538 Center Road on Block Island for $3,492,000.Rosemary Tobin,Sales Manager of Lila Delman’s Block Island Office represented the seller.

BLOCK ISLAND TIMES - 2018-09-21 16:30:00

GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | 20 Things to do This Fall in Rhode Island

The leaves on the trees are a sight to behold, the music scene is still alive, apple and pumpkin picking season is here.

GOLOCALPROV - 2018-09-22 00:00:00

Some residents impacted by Hurricane Maria find new life in Rhode Island

“We have family in here and we thought it was going to be a little bit more easy to come over here and do our stuff and do our life again,” said Cortis, who lives in an apartment in Cranston.

TURNTO10.COM - 2018-09-21 19:39:47

Nebraska, Rhode Island congressmen question Google over kids' privacy on YouTube

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Two members of Congress are calling on Google to address concerns that YouTube might violate children's privacy.Nebraska Rep. Jeff Fortenberry, a Republican, and Rep. David Cicilline, a Rhode Island Democrat, sent a letter this week to Google CEO Sundar Pichai asking for more deta

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2018-09-21 20:00:00

Rhode Island Looks to Beef up Its Life Sciences Jobs | BioSpace

In the biotech hub known asPharm Country, the small state of Rhode Island often gets overlooked in favor of its larger neighbors, such as New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. But, the Ocean State is making some moves to enhance its image as a biotech hotspot, particularly in the wake of some lost

BIOSPACE.COM - 2018-09-21 00:00:00

0921TGIF: 20 Things To Know About Rhode Island Politics & Media

The calendar flips from summer to fall, and we move ever closer to the November election. Thanks for stopping by for my weekly column. Your tips and commentsare welcome, and you can follow me through the weekon the twitters. Here we go.

RIPR.ORG - 2018-09-21 00:00:00

Women's soccer shuts out Rhode Island to open A-10 play

In a span of 17 minutes, four different players each recorded their first goal of the year to help the home side pull away. The Colonials (5-3-1, 1-0 A-10) outshot the Rams (0-9-0, 0-1 A-10) 20-6 on the night.

GW HATCHET - 2018-09-20 23:46:54

"Blue Across Rhode Island" Helping the Local Community

Melissa Cummings, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island's Chief Customer Officer, talks about the company's 7th annual day of service, "Blue Across Rhode Island".

WPRI - 2018-09-21 14:53:03

A Rhode Island police dive team practicing a drill located an actual human body

WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A police dive team in Rhode Island conducting a routine body recovery drill has come across an actual human body.The Providence Journalreports the Warwick Police Department dive team had been practicing search and recovery skills on the Pawtuxet River Wednesday.Team members were

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-09-20 20:50:27

Unemployment rate drops but Rhode Island loses 2,400 jobs

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's unemployment rate ticked down to 4.0 percent in August, but the number of jobs in the state fell by 2,400.The state Department of Labor and Training says the rate was one-tenth of a percentage point lower than in July.

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2018-09-20 20:43:53

Cook's HMB Endeavour Possibly Found off Newport, Rhode Island | Mysterious Universe

Thatstatement from Kathy Abbass, director of the Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP), can only mean one ship: the HMB Endeavour commanded by Lieutenant James Cook on his first voyage of discovery to Australia, New Zealand and beyond. Ignominiously sold and renamed Lord Sandwich 2, it was

MYSTERIOUS UNIVERSE

The Story of HANSEL AND GRETEL Comes to Rhode Island

A child-eating witch, a path of moonlit stones, and a cottage made entirely of candy - Hansel and Gretel has all the making of a theatrical spectacle.Obstacle after obstacle, misfortune after misfortune, Hansel and Gretel's will to survive has inspired generations of German children. Hansel and Gret

BROADWAY WORLD

Treasure Hunting Is Effortless At This Gigantic Antique Store In Rhode Island

Do you love diving into an antique store to search for vintage bargains and concealed treasures? This gigantic antique store is so loaded with goodies that finding hidden gems becomes effortless. Browse 20,000 square feet of space overloaded with eye-catching items at the Rhode Island Antiques Mall.

ONLYINYOURSTATE

This Scenic Road Trip Takes You To All 7 Wonders Of Rhode Island

Sakonnet Point, Little ComptonFlickr/™ PachecoSakonnet Point feels like the end of the earth. Its quiet setting along the Atlantic offers a beautiful and peaceful retreat. Gorgeous views are unlimited but some of the best come at dawn and dusk. Bring your camera, there is plenty on this road trip to

ONLYINYOURSTATE

Mystic Aquarium appreciating Rhode Island Educators

The Rhode Show Content DisclaimerThe information, adviceandanswers displayed in The Rhode Show section of WPRI.com are those of individual sponsors and guests and not WPRI-TV/Nexstar Media Group, Inc. WPRI.com presents this content on behalf of each participating Rhode Show sponsor. Sponsored conten

WPRI - 2018-09-20 15:03:13