Showing posts from March, 2013

From the I {heart} Rhody Flickr group

IMG_6688 by E Godfrey

Newport Saint Patrick's day parade by provbenson2009

Ship by Armadillo Commander

fog burning off on the docks by enjoiskate8

Osprey catch by jambori39

Providence RI by Cross Photography

Tugs by rilurky

World War I Memorial by ArtFan70

DSC_9154 by dadofliz

Beside You in Time by Frank C. Grace (Trig Photography)

Welcome the Morning by dhfore

India Point Park by Carly Sabatino

The Breakers Mansion by Bell7283

st-873 by KBPic®

Weekapaug beach by kaminine55

013113-104 by jwessel

Linden House - Bristol, RI, USA by Juan_Carlos_Cruz

Good Morning by jbmikmaq

Photo of the Day #POTD March 16, 2013 Panoramic Sunrise by its me _T

Comfort station lighthouse by I {heart} Rhody

Newport RI by gordontarpley

Flowers on Westminster by GoProvidenceRI

Castle Hill Light (Redux) by MStoeckle

Satchuest by leith70

Events ~ Newport Restaurant Week ~ Apr. 5-14, 2003

From their site:

Newport Restaurant Week: 10 Days of Fabulous, Affordable Food

Newport, RI - Eat, drink and be merry at more than 40 restaurants throughout Newport and Bristol Counties without breaking the bank this spring! Discover Newport is delighted to announce the return of Newport Restaurant Week April 5-14, 2013 with the same budget-friendly, prix-fixe offerings as in years past: three-course lunches for just $16, and three-course dinners for just $30.

List of participating restaurants

Andrea McHugh
Marketing & Communications Manager
800-326-6030 ext. 151

Doing good ~ Rhode Island Hospital ~ Providence

Rhode Island Hospital
593 Eddy St.
Providence, Rhode Island

I want to tell you about "Jake."

Bear and I met Jake as we were waiting for the same bus to take us from Rhode Island Hospital to Kennedy Plaza.

While we waited, Jake shared what must be a small part of his story.

Late last year he fell from a bridge, 32 feet to the ground below, and suffered multiple broken bones. He was taken to Rhode Island Hospital, where he stayed for months.

Jake didn't have much to say about the medical care one way or the other, although he's obviously recovering and is in good spirits. What Jake wanted to talk about was the staff.

His hospital stay included Christmas, New Years and his birthday. While he was there, the staff got him a cake, a new pair of sneakers to replace the ones that were destroyed in the accident, cards, and the hot wieners and fries he craved. His doctor bought him a new hat to replace the one he'd lost.

We didn't talk long, but it was long enough to k…

From the I {heart} Rhody Flickr group

Relaxing Spring Day by GoProvidenceRI

Point Juduth Lighthouse-4 by Royston_Kane

Fort Adams at Dusk by Jerri Moon Cantone

Goat Island Light and Claiborne Pell Bridge - Newport, RI, USA by Juan_Carlos_Cruz

Scenic Lookout by sixkings55

Weekapaug in January by kaminine55

Trolley on Thayer Street by Armadillo Commander

Pardon Gray Land Trust Preserve by mike_dooley

Salve Regina braving the cold by leith70

twilight-Manchester St. station by marion faria

Former Union Congregational Church by I {heart} Rhody

Calm Before the Storm by rilurky

Eastern Screech-Owl by jbmikmaq

ODC3 The Great Outdoors by R Joanne

DSC_2314 by dadofliz

The Ram by ArtFan70

India Point park Dock by Carly Sabatino

sailboat and bridge by Rick Payette

What Road? by robert.rinkel

The Elms Mansion by Bell7283

colt park bull BW by jambori39

Providence RI by Cross Photography

122212-49 by jwessel

Photo of the