Quantcast

Latest Rhode Island Stories

2014-09-01 23:04:03

Gooseneck Vineyards to Make a Donation to Save the Bay for Every Bottle of Gooseneck Wine Purchased in Rhode Island Wickford, RI (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 Gooseneck Vineyards together with their distributor, Horizon Beverage Company of Rhode Island, announce a partnership with Save the Bay. From September 1, 2014 through December 31, 2014, for every bottle of Gooseneck wine purchased in Rhode Island, a $1 donation will be made to Save the Bay and its efforts in protecting the beauty and...

2014-08-29 23:05:12

There are many dangers that can crop up in your home if unaddressed, so Amica Insurance is sharing some tips to help improve safety. Lincoln, R.I. (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 A home should be a safe haven, but there are many dangers that can crop up if unaddressed. That’s why Amica Insurance is sharing some tips to help improve safety in the home. The National Safety Council suggests taking the following safety measures: Kitchen Store hazardous products – like cleaners and...

2014-08-29 12:24:55

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS) today announced that Larry Merlo, the company's president and chief executive officer, will be making a presentation to investors at the Morgan Stanley 2014 Global Healthcare Conference on September 9, 2014. He is scheduled to present at approximately 8:35 a.m. (EDT). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090226/NE75914LOGO An audio webcast of the presentation will be broadcast simultaneously...

2014-08-27 23:12:56

YogaVibes adds online yoga classes with Rhode Island's best yoga studio: All That Matters Yoga and Holistic Health Center. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 YogaVibes, a top distributor of online yoga videos, is excited to introduce a variety of yoga classes online from Rhode Island's best yoga studio: All That Matters Yoga and Holistic Health Center. From Restorative styles to Vinyasa Flow, including Prana Vinyasa Flow classes from senior teacher, Coral Brown, YogaVibes...

2014-08-26 23:05:39

Tunstall’s remote care and safety monitoring devices help over 3.5 million people in 40 countries live life to the fullest in the place of their choice. Pawtucket, RI (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 Tunstall Healthcare Group, the world leader in remote care and safety monitoring, has signed an agreement with Health Touch Rhode Island to provide personal emergency response (PERS) for Rhode Island seniors and disabled populations. The service, branded “Health Touch”, will be delivered from...

2014-08-26 08:25:08

Trilliant's Smart Grid Communications Platform to help the US' 2nd-largest utility deliver benefits to customers REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trilliant, a global smart grid communications leader, announced today that it has been selected by National Grid, one of the largest utilities in the world with more than eight million customers in Northeastern US, to deploy the Trilliant's Smart Grid Communications Platform for Volt/VAR Optimization. The project will...

2014-08-13 23:05:44

Event Fills Information Gap for Medical Marijuana Caregivers as Rhode Island Law Change Takes Effect September 1 Providence, Rhode Island (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Rhode Island’s amended medical marijuana law takes effect September 1, 2014, opening up opportunities for caregivers new to the industry needing legal and medicinal quality marijuana education. To help fill the information gap for existing and prospective medical marijuana caregivers, Oaksterdam University (OU) is hosting a...

2014-08-13 23:02:51

Fire pits are a great addition to any backyard or outdoor area, but any kind of open flame can be dangerous. LINCOLN, R.I. (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Fire pits are a great addition to any backyard or outdoor area. They’re perfect for entertaining guests, and they help to keep the bugs away. However, any kind of open flame can be dangerous, and it’s important to know what precautions to take. That’s why Amica Insurance is answering some common fire pit safety questions with information...

2014-08-06 08:40:16

Standout Scenic Restaurants Cover 28 States; California, Washington, Hawaii, and Florida Claim Greatest Number of Winners SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of summer vacation season, OpenTable, the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), is pleased to honor the 2014 Diners' Choice Award winners for the Top 100 Scenic View Restaurants in America. These awards reflect the combined opinions of more...

2014-07-30 23:03:18

Rhode Island Medical Imaging (RIMI) recently committed to being a Presenting Sponsor at the Free to Breathe Run/Walk this fall. Pawtucket, Rhode Island (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Rhode Island Medical Imaging (RIMI) recently committed to being a Presenting Sponsor at the Free to Breathe Run/Walk on October 19th at Slater Park in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Free to Breathe is a non-profit organization dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022. Proceeds from this event will help fund lung...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
Related