Charlestown Citizens Alliance - May 26, 2017

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George Tremblay: New Tactic by EMTs Minimized Damage from My Recent Stroke

George Tremblay: New Tactic by EMTs Minimized Damage from My Recent Stroke

The following letter appeared in local newspapers and is shared with us here by the author George C. Tremblay. Mr. Tremblay is the recently retired Vice President of the Charlestown Town Council. When it comes to treating victims of a stroke, there’s a new sheriff in town. Statewide policy now encourages Emergency Medical Technicians to decide where to bring a …

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Memorial Day Parades Sunday and Monday

Memorial Day Parades Sunday and Monday

Cross' Mills
Parade starts at 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 28
Route of Parade: Start at Ridgewood Road and Old Post Road, and travels to King Tom Drive.

After the parade a ceremony will be held at Ninigret Park along with refreshments, and a concert.

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Get Your Sneakers on for the Frosty Drew 5K on Saturday, June 3,

Get Your Sneakers on for the Frosty Drew 5K on Saturday, June 3,

The 8th Annual Frosty Drew 5K Classic Run/Walk ! - Rain or Shine

Where: Frosty Drew Nature Center and Observatory in Ninigret Park
When: June 3, 2017 Registration begins at 10am, Race begins 11:15am
Cost: $25 by June 2, $30 day of; Under 12 free

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Hike Charlestown to Burrillville in 3 Days to Keep RI Beautiful

Hike Charlestown to Burrillville in 3 Days to Keep RI Beautiful

A group of citizens committed to the preservation of Rhode Island's beautiful forests have organized a three day straight through hike of the North South Trail to raise awareness of the potential impacts of the Clear River Energy Center proposed for Burrillville.

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Arbutus Garden Club Gardener's Market

Arbutus Garden Club Gardener's Market

The Arbutus Garden Club Invites you to attend their Gardener's Market Meeting

When: Thursday, June 1, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: St. Andrew Lutheran Church, East Beach Road (off rt. 1), Charlestown
Why: You'll have a rare opportunity to select from an extensive array of familiar and rare annual and perennial flowers, as well as vegetables for planting.

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Tunnel Boring Machine

Federal Railroad Administration Plan

We have created a page dedicated to this issue, where we will keep all the information we have available and up to date. Please check it often and let us know what information we should add. The page contains all the posts we have published on this issue and many (most) which we have not added to our e-mail newsletters.

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Check the CCA Events Calendar for more to do in Charlestown, or explore Charlestown using our Guide to Recreation/Conservation Areas.

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