Ernest Jolicoeur, assistant professor of art and director of the Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery at Salve Regina University, has been awarded a highly competitive $5,000 fellowship by the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts and General Assembly of the State of Rhode Island to support his studio work in painting.
Rep. Terri Cortvriend, Sen. James A. Seveney and Sen. Dawn Euer have introduced the Nathan Bruno and Jason Flatt Act to require all public school districts to adopt suicide prevention policies and train all personnel in suicide awareness and prevention annually.
What’sUpNewp’s Ryan Belmore and Bagpipers Jeff Kerr and Pipe Sergeant, Matt Moore from the AOH Pipes & Drums stopped by The Rhode Show on Thursday to chat all about the 63rd Annual Newport Saint Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday and 4th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Midtown Oyster Bar on Friday.
Irma Alvarez Ccoscco, a Quechua language educator and activist, will present a poetry reading and talk highlighting her efforts to preserve global indigenous languages, both in daily practice and in universally accessible digital spaces.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is teaming up with the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) this month as part of the Spring Aboard – Take a Boating Education Coursecampaign to encourage boaters to enroll in a boating education course.
Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Patchy fog after 2pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight: Showers, mainly before 1am. Patchy fog before 2am. Low around 43. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Small Craft Advisory in effect through this afternoon
Today:SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Waves around 5 ft. A chance of showers with isolated tstms. Patchy fog this afternoon with vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Tonight: SW winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt, becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Waves around 5 ft. Patchy fog. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Vsby 1 nm or less, increasing to 1 to 3 nm after midnight.
Coastal Water Temperature: 37.9 °F
Sun, Moon & Tide
Sunrise: 6:56 am | Sunset: 6:52 pm
High Tide: 2:50 am & 3:29 pm| Low Tide: 9:13 am & 8:52 pm
Daylight: 11 hours and 56 minutes of sun.
Lunar: First Quarter Moon. Moon age is 8 days, lighting is 57%.