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2 R.I. organizations receive American Association of State and Local History...

PROVIDENCE – The Lippitt House Museum and the Little Compton Historical Society each received a 2019 Leadership in History Award of Excellence from the...
CHERYL HACKETT and John Grosvenor will be honored with the Rhody Awards Historic Homeowner Award for the restoration of the Restmere property in Middletown, pictured above. / COURTESY NEWPORT RESTORATION FOUNDATION

Winners of 11th annual Rhody Awards announced

PROVIDENCE – The winners of the 11th annual Rhody Awards for Historic Preservation were announced Friday. The awardees are selected by Preserve Rhode Island and...
THE JOSEPH Spaulding House in Pawtucket sold earlier this month for its asking price of $199,000. The home is under permanent protection thanks to an easement held by Preserve Rhode Island. / COURTESY PRESERVE RHODE ISLAND

Sale of Spaulding House in Pawtucket includes easement protection

PAWTUCKET - A landmarked Pawtucket house is under permanent protection thanks to an easement held by Preserve Rhode Island. A historic preservation easement was secured...
AS PART OF what has been characterized as a non-financial transaction, Blithewold Inc. has taken ownership of the Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum while giving a conservation easement to Preserve Rhode Island. / COURTESY BLITHEWOLD MANSION, GARDENS AND ARBORETUM

Blithewold Mansion sold, to be preserved thanks to easement

BRISTOL – A historic state landmark has changed hands under conditions that are designed to guarantee its long-term upkeep via an easement granted to...

Lippitt House Museum to host holiday celebrations, behind-the-scenes tour

PROVIDENCE – Throughout November and December, the Lippitt House Museum will open its doors to the public for a series of special events. A behind-the-scenes...
CELEBRATING PRESERVATION: Attendees applaud during last year’s Rhody Awards ceremony, hosted by Preserve Rhode Island and the R.I. Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission, at the WaterFire Arts Center in Providence. This year’s ceremony will take place Oct. 21 at Belcourt of Newport. / COURTESY PRESERVE RHODE ISLAND

Editor’s Choice: Honoring those who preserve history

EDITOR’S CHOICE Honoring those who preserve history PRESERVE RHODE ISLAND and the R.I. Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission will hold their annual Rhody Awards...

Five Questions With: Joseph R. Paolino Jr.

The renovation of the Case-Mead Building in downtown Providence was among several projects named last week in the 2018 Rhody Awards. The awards, bestowed...
THE FRIENDS OF POMHAM Rocks Lighthouse were among 10 recipients of the Rhody Awards for Historic Preservation. / COURTESY PRESERVE RHODE ISLAND

10 winners of Rhody Awards for Historic Preservation named

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission and Preserve Rhode Island announced the 10 winners of the 2018 Rhody Awards for Historic...
STATE PRESERVATION GRANTS are currently on hiatus, affecting many nonprofits that rely on state funding. Above, Trudy Coxe, head of the Preservation Society of Newport County. / PBN FILE PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Preservationists eye ‘Hail Mary’

From roofs and balustrade repair to weatherproofing, nearly $11 million has been allocated in State Preservation Grants to 164 projects at historic sites across...

Historic preservation about jobs too

Historic-preservation advocates are trying to ­reframe the conversation around the largely inactivated state Historic Preservation Tax Credit program. Yes, historically significant buildings have been beautifully...

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