Charlestown Citizens Alliance - October 12, 2016

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Bonnita B. Van Slyke

Learn More About Bonnie Van Slyke – Town Council Candidate

Did you know that Town Councilor Bonnie Van Slyke served as chair of a zoning board, or that she was a Board Member of a land trust, or that she is a past director and treasurer of the Frosty Drew Memorial Fund, the educational nonprofit that operates the Frosty Drew Nature Center and Observatory in Ninigret Park, or that she is a Wellesley graduate with a degree in Economics? There's lots more about Bonnie at her candidate profile.

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RYSE Building

Yes on Question 9 - RYSE

We Urge Passage of Local Question 9

The “Reaching Youth through Support and Education” (R.Y.S.E.) School Building Project, will provide the three Chariho towns with a $5.2 million building for $2.03 million, through a state subsidy. This new permanent structure would provide state-of-the-art facilities to replace derelict trailers. Rejection of the question would require renewal of the rental contract for trailers and would cost as much over time as the new building without providing adequate facilities.

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HopArts

11th Annual HopArts Studio Trail

Saturday & Sunday, October 15 & 16, 2016 from 10 am – 5 pm Enjoy a tour through the studios of artists and artisans from rural Hopkinton and adjacent communities. Take a stroll from studio to studio amid the autumn foliage and discover the rich culture in our communities.

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Twin Peaks Strollers

2016 Twin Peaks Preservation Stroll for Cancer

On Sunday, October 2, 2016, the third annual Twin Peaks Preservation Stroll took place at the Charlestown Rathskeller. Pat Ready, a breast cancer survivor of 23 years and Nancy Ringler, a breast cancer survivor of four years joined forces to bring cancer awareness to Southern Rhode Island through the Stroll. The proceeds go to the American Cancer Society to fight …

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