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A visit to East Greenwich

The other day I paid a brief visit to East Greenwich, one of Rhode Island’s most lovely towns. Main Street has long been a charming rendition of civic life, ever a pleasure to drive through or, better yet, stop and grab a bite or snoop for antiques. 610 more words

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Andreozzi-Lombardi - Barrington

  • Andreozzi Nature Preserve/Lombardi Park
  • Leann Drive, Barrington, RI
  • Trailhead: 41°44’26.69″N, 71°19’56.88″W
  • Last Time Hiked: August 20, 2016
  • Approximate distance hiked: 0.6 miles
  • Easy.

Along with many larger properties with trail systems, the Barrington Land Conservation Trust has several small properties throughout town, most do not have trails. 103 more words

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Lighting London bridges

Kristen Richards’s indispensable ArchNewsNow.com website today has a cry of outrage (“Are They Serious?”) from a lighting designer who is disturbed by that profession’s exclusion from a panel of judges for a design competition to light up 17 bridges crossing the Thames in London. 507 more words

Architecture

Prince Pond - Barrington

This small town owned property in Barrington offers several grass mowed paths that hug the south shore of Prince Pond. 67 more words

Hiking

Johannis Farm - Barrington/Swansea

  • Johannis Farm Wildlife Preserve
  • Barrington, RI
  • Trailhead: Undisclosed
  • Last Time Hiked: April 9, 2016
  • Approximate distance hiked: 1.2 miles
  • Fairly easy with some areas of mud.
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