Updated March 30 at 2:30pm
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Problem: The Pawtucket unemployment rate exceeds state and national averages, while 32.1 percent of children younger than 18, and 15.2 percent of adults older than 65 are living in poverty. The majority of people in these demographics are immigrants … more
WaterFire received a $250,000 grant from The Champlin Foundations on Thursday to help fund its “Inspire, Imagine, Ignite – The Campaign for WaterFire” capital fundraising initiative, the public phase of which launched Thursday evening during the second annual FireBall. more
Film icon Robert Redford has a deep and abiding affection for Newport. more
Giving back to the community is the most heartwarming, gratifying job. For me, it led initially to volunteering at the Courthouse Center for the Arts, which was followed by a position on the board of directors, and today I am its executive director. more
In Bristol, the Gothic Revival home of American artist Charles Dana Gibson (creator of the Gibson Girl illustrations) has been on the market for several years. more
(Updated 11:33 a.m.) World War II Foundation/Tim Gray Media documentary films were nominated for eight regional Emmy Awards at the 39th annual Boston/New England Awards competition. more
The Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival Film Forum, hosted by Steven Feinberg, executive director of the Rhode Island Film & Television Office, and J. Scott Oberacker, RIIFF educational outreach director, took place Thursday at Providence’s Biltmore Hotel Ballroom. more
AS220; Alliance of Artists Communities; Downcity Design; Everett: Company Stage and School; New Urban Arts; and Trinity Repertory Co. will share $115,000 in federal grants from the National Endowment for the Arts to support arts projects and programs and community enrichment, U.S. Sen. Jack F. Reed said Wednesday. more
President Donald Trump’s budget proposal to Congress calls for eliminating social programs dating to President Lyndon Johnson’s War on Poverty and would cut spending on assistance to needy counties in Appalachia and the Mississippi Delta as well as hungry schoolchildren in Cambodia. more
The R.I. State Council on the Arts said applications are available for organizations and individuals interested in various grants. more
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