The Garden Club of America has elevated the Newport Flower Show to the level of three of America’s greatest flower shows – which includes Boston, Atlanta and Philadelphia – with the designation of Sanctioned Non-GCA Major Flower Show.
Inspired by his daughter Michaela’s courage in her battle against severe scoliosis and Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Bob Sullivan, senior vice president of corporate accounts for Arpin Group, chose to embark on a personal mission to improve his health and drop 30 pounds in three months.
His weight loss challenge captured the imagination of the community and raised more than $20,000 for charity.
Planned Parenthood of Southern New England on Nov. 7 honored efforts of U.S. Rep. David N. Cicilline, Dr. Pablo Rodriguez and Don E. Wineberg at “A Providence Affair: Honoring the Men Who Champion Women’s Health” at the Rogers Williams Park Casino.
As it has for more than a decade, Rhode Island Free Clinic is pushing hard on all fronts to extend health care to poor Ocean State residents, despite the hope and promise of a fully operating Affordable Care Act in 2014.
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