RI Academy alumni to hold banquet meeting
This annual event celebrates the history and legacy of the RI Academy, a church-run school for African-Americans that operated from 1902 to 1948. A special feature of this year’s event will be a round table discussion in which alumni of the school will share their recollections of school days.
Another juvenile osprey rescued on Jackson Creek
The osprey, which appeared alert and healthy, had probably been on its first flight, said Mrs. Bode, who explained there are 6 osprey nests in front of their house. Judging by the debris in the hot tub, the bird had been stranded for at least 24 hours, she said.
‘Barefoot Puppets’ to perform Friday at Y
Barefoot Puppet Theatre presents award-winning programs to theaters, schools, libraries, children’s museums and more. Families, educators, librarians, and theater directors give enthusiastic reviews to their programs and invite them back again and again.
In case of disaster… find your own ice
In 2003 when Hurricane Isabel hit Middlesex and many homes were without power for up to a week, the National Guard distributed truckloads of ice to county residents.