Progressive Charlestown: What was Uncle Fluffy up to?
A fresh, sharp look at news, life and politics in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Monday, April 30, 2012. What was Uncle Fluffy up to? Odd little fight at the close of April 23 Town Council meeting. One thing you don’t see very often is a heated debate and sharply split vote over whether to accept the minutes of a previous meeting. But in. These days, the bizarre has become commonplace. You could have seen this coming when Town Council Boss. They be set aside “for further research.”. Turns out that Boss Gentz...
Progressive Charlestown: The Business Case for the Carbon Tax
A fresh, sharp look at news, life and politics in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Monday, August 10, 2015. The Business Case for the Carbon Tax. Businesses drown, not just people and homes. By Julie Fox Gorte. One: almost three million people in the US live less than three feet above the average high tide, according to a recent report from the Union of Concerned Scientists. Broader consequences are worse: the Stern Review estimated a loss of 5 percent of global GDP, "now and forever," by not addressing climat...
R.L. Smith - Web Design Portfolio - Charlestwon (RI) Land Trust
RL Smith - Web Design and Development Portfolio. Charlestown (Rhode Island) Land Trust. Click on the image to go to the CLT website. Joyful Voices of Inspiration.
Progressive Charlestown: Electric Cars Are Critical To Stopping Global Warming
A fresh, sharp look at news, life and politics in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Sunday, August 9, 2015. Electric Cars Are Critical To Stopping Global Warming. But That’s Not Why They’ll Take Off. I wouldn’t blame you if you thought electric cars weren’t green. There’s a massive misinformation campaign against them, and part of that is trying to seed doubt about one of their top advantages — that they are one of the best solutions to global warming. And much of this from cars. And as much as I’d like t...
Progressive Charlestown: URI oceanography fellowships offer hands-on summer research opportunities for future scientists
A fresh, sharp look at news, life and politics in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Monday, August 10, 2015. URI oceanography fellowships offer hands-on summer research opportunities for future scientists. Students from 12 universities participate. Pictured above, Hyunyung Boo. 8220;One purpose of the SURFO program is to retain students in science fields by opening their eyes to possibilities in ancillary science-heavy disciplines, like oceanography,” said Associate Marine Research Scientist Lucie Maranda...
Progressive Charlestown: Topics
A fresh, sharp look at news, life and politics in Charlestown, Rhode Island. Carolina Fiber and Fiction Center. End of the world. Narragansett - South Kingstown Patch. Ocean State Theatre Company. Parks and Recreation Commission. Solar Power for Tom. Talk Like a Pirate Day. Theatre By the Sea. Town Charter Changes 2012. Subscribe to: Posts (Atom). Trump business accused of human trafficking. VIDEO: Cats are good judges of character. How climate change affects your health, part 2. Trump visits Mexico today.
Find a Rhode Island Land Trust
Find a RI Land Trust. Rhode Island's Land Trusts. What is a Land Trust? Go to ExploreRI.org. For directions, trails maps and other information on the trails created and maintained by many of these land trusts. They are some of the best walking trails in Rhode Island, on beautiful landscapes protected by land trusts. Land Trusts in Rhode Island. Audubon Society of Rhode Island. Barrington Land Conservation Trust. Block Island Land Trust. Bonnet Shores Land Trust. Borders Farm Preservation, Inc. These land...
Charlestown Summer Farmers' Market: Tomatoes are here!
Charlestown Summer Farmers' Market. Tuesday, August 16, 2011. With all this crazy rain and weather, I've been cooking some delicious foods. I've been in the mood for tomatoes because all the great varieties that One Love Farm. And Burnside Acres have this summer. Try this recipe with some tomatoes and bread. You'll be in for a treat! PANZANELLA: TOMATO AND BREAD SALAD. 1/2 small baguette (about 12 inches long). 1 large garlic clove, mashed. Olive oil for brushing. 1/2 medium onion chopped. Did somebody s...
Charlestown Summer Farmers' Market: May 2011
Charlestown Summer Farmers' Market. Wednesday, May 25, 2011. What's on your mind? All we can think about is preparing for the Charlestown Farmers' Market at the. Cross Mills' Public Library. The summer market will be opening soon! We've been working on the first newsletter that will come out in few weeks for the Farmers' Market, focusing on specialty crops and farmers. Do you have a clever name or idea for the newsletter? If you come up with the newsletter name you can win an awesome. Don’t you wor...
Charlestown Summer Farmers' Market: July 2011
Charlestown Summer Farmers' Market. Tuesday, July 19, 2011. Silen Auctions and Baked Goods. As you know, the. A watercolor print of the Charlestown Farmers' Market by. And a picnic for two at Mill Pond. Stop by our booth at the market and find out what the auction item of the day includes. We're located right next to Isis's baked goods. So when you're munching on your savory rosemary cake, take a look at the Charlestown Land Trust booth and support the organization and open space! Tuesday, July 12, 2011.