In The News 2017-02-23T19:31:18+00:00

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Ten to be inducted into Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame in the Class of 2017

PAWTUCKET – The Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame (RIMHOF) held a press conference on Friday, February 17, announcing its 2017 inductees.

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LIVE. WORK. CREATE.

Our nation’s Industrial Revolution began at Slater Mill in 1793. Artistic creativity and skills flourished around the mill and along the banks of the Blackstone River. Today, hundreds of years later, Pawtucket still retains its identity of being a community of artists.

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First Night: Events in Pawtucket get revelers tangoing, celebrating retro

At the Pawtucket Armory, people slipped on dancing shoes and celebrated with the tango. And on three floors at Hope Artiste Village, the Retro Rewind event featured electronic music and video games.

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Farmer’s Market Heads Indoors For Winter

The Pawtucket Wintertime Farmer’s Market – the largest indoor farmer’s market in New England – has officially started for the season. This month, on December 10, they celebrate ten years of…

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Hope Artiste Businesses Open Saturdays

Did you know that many of the studios and shops in the building are open during the farmers market? Some even offer classes and events for adults, children and families timed just right…

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TownAndCountryMag.com

Should Bowling Alleys Be on America’s List of Endangered National Treasures?

Nearly every town had a bowling center in mid-century America, but nearly half have since shuttered. There’s hope..

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NYTimes.com

Old Mills Remade in Pawtucket, R.I., With Art as Their Product

PAWTUCKET, R.I. — This city just north of Providence, settled in the 17th century and home to dozens of old mills, is claiming a new identity.

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MediaWireMobile.com

Spend a Day in Blackstone Valley

During the colder months, begin your Saturday in Pawtucket at the Wintertime Farmers Market at Hope Artiste Village. Before you start browsing the locally sourced goods, take a step inside neighboring New Harvest Coffee and Spirits.

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ProvidenceJournal.com

R.I. Music Hall of Fame celebrates 8 new members with 3 concerts

PAWTUCKET — The Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame will celebrate the induction of its eight new members for 2016 with three separate events, beginning Thursday, April 21 and ending Saturday, April 30.

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OnlyInYourState.com

Empowerment Factory flea market a hit

PAWTUCKET — Brittany Vellturo eyed a small pillow featuring a vintage picture of a blonde, rosy-cheeked, bare-chested woman, covered only by a thick yellow ribbon.

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OnlyInYourState.com

These 11 Restaurants In Rhode Island Don’t Look Like Much… But WOW, They’re Good

When it comes to amazing restaurants, the biggest problem in Rhode Island is having too many choices!… Check out #7!

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PeaceLove

Farmers Market Putting The Green Into Winter

PAWTUCKET – Leafy spinach, dark green kale and fresh Swiss chard greets visitors at Christina Dedora’s stall at the indoor wintertime farmers market…

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PeaceLove

With help from big names, Sparr spreads message of PeaceLove

PAWTUCKET – What started seven years ago as a little art studio with a dream has blossomed into an international movement supporting people with mental illness.

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The African Alliance of Rhode Island

African cooking demonstration Saturday in Pawtucket

The African Alliance of Rhode Island will host a cooking demonstration at the Wintertime Farmers’ Market at Hope Artiste Village in Pawtucket from 9:30 a.m. to noon.

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