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Road Warrior returns to RI after 4,000 mile ride for war veterans

NEWPORT, RI (WPRI) — Within days of arriving back in Rhode Island, the Road Warrior was contemplating what he might do next to help his favorite cause. 426 more words

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Meet Ria van Dright and the many animals she rescues

HOUSTON, TX – Ria van Dright spends a lot of time caring for animals. She a foster mom who makes sure her kids, AKA Pets, are well taken care of. 69 more words

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Bringing art all around Houston

HOUSTON – Electrical boxes around Houston have been painted with murals to bring art to the Bayou City. Check out some of the beautiful designs and what’s behind the whole project. 23 more words

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It's all about the meats at Houston's 4th Annual Barbecue Festival

HOUSTON – Houston’s 4th annual Barbecue Festival made its way to the black top of NRG Park this weekend.  A total of 26 vendors displayed their best barbecued meat, much to the excitement of the attendees. 176 more words

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The art of life through brush strokes of a 96-year-old

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) — Al Albrektson’s booming voice offers delicate instructions to his art students, who listen and then apply his guidance to paper. 221 more words

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Texas Children's Hospital hires a nurse they treated for cancer 7 years ago

HOUSTON, TX – Samantha Loos-Polk is inspired. She wants to be a nurse because of her own life-changing journey with cancer at the age of 14. 169 more words

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Chevra Kadisha society continues long-standing Jewish burial customs

BELLAIRE, TX – The Chevra Kadisha of Houston is a modest group that won’t boast, but takes pride in their duty.  This volunteer Jewish organization has around 50 members who help prepare deceased Jewish people for burial. 97 more words

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