2017-08-24 / News

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Chris Powell was honored with proclamations from both the state and town for chairing the Fools’ Rules Regatta annually since 1981. Powell stepped down as chief fool after 37 years. The town’s recognition wished Powell well on his upcoming “foolish adventures.” Rep. Deb Ruggiero presented Powell with the legislature’s proclamation. Chris Powell was honored with proclamations from both the state and town for chairing the Fools’ Rules Regatta annually since 1981. Powell stepped down as chief fool after 37 years. The town’s recognition wished Powell well on his upcoming “foolish adventures.” Rep. Deb Ruggiero presented Powell with the legislature’s proclamation.

Bruce Livingston, a retired Marine colonel and longtime advocate for veterans and senior citizens, was honored by the state of Rhode Island on his 90th birthday. Ruggiero presented the proclamation at Saturday’s intergenerational picnic at Fort Getty. Bruce Livingston, a retired Marine colonel and longtime advocate for veterans and senior citizens, was honored by the state of Rhode Island on his 90th birthday. Ruggiero presented the proclamation at Saturday’s intergenerational picnic at Fort Getty.

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