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Organizers for the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover are issuing a call to arms: Bring a reusable water bottle when you visit the Race Village at Fort Adams State Park to contribute to the fight against plastics littering the world.
The Great Chowder Cook-Off invites chefs to celebrate its 37 years of competitive homage to soup by putting their secret clam, seafood, and red chowder recipes to the test at the original and longest running chowder championship in the world.
Portsmouth resident Kelsi Chappell joined Tim Towey and me to chat about her 3:01:22 Boston Marathon finish on Monday. She’s fast – she finished 2,030th overall, was the 10th fastest overall RI finisher and was the 2nd fastest RI female.
Six teams will be on the start line on Friday afternoon for the Itajaí In-Port Race in Brazil, with Vestas 11th Hour Racing joining the fleet following its dismasting, and subsequent repair and relaunching.
Hope Hospice & Palliative Care Rhode Island will hold its annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon today at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick to celebrate the dedication of their volunteers from across the state.