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Featured Articles: February 2019

Fire up your Party with Party Fires

By Brittni Henderson There’s nothing like a blazing fire in the backyard on a crisp evening. Family and friends gather to socialize, warm up, and observe the snap, crackle, and pop of the beautiful flames. A fire can bring that special touch to a backyard party or family function, and Jim Stein of Smithfield wants…

Is it Any Wonder that Cardinals are the Bird of Choice in the U.S.?

By Paul Lonardo The Northern Cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis), or simply the cardinal, is one of the most recognizable and beloved birds in the country because of its bright red color, joyful songs and year-round presence. They live throughout eastern and central North America, so if you live west of the Rocky Mountains you’ve probably never…

Local Rescue Celebrates Adoption of 500th Dog

By Paul Lonardo Kate Dubuque is the owner of Little Rhody Rescue and Quarantine, a 12-room kennel/quarantine facility which she operates out of her home in Glocester, in the village of Harmony. It is the only residentially-based quarantine facility licensed by the state. She is the kennel manager and a veterinary technician as well as…

THE INSIDER: Smithfield Welcomes New Bryant University Head Football Coach, Chris Merritt

By Mike D’Abate World-renowned American industrialist Henry Ford was once quoted as saying: “Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is a progress. Working together is success.” For new Bryant University head football coach, Chris Merritt, the journey towards success begins with teamwork, both on and off the field. On December 21, 2018, Merritt was…

Two Smithfield women join forces to watch their businesses blossom

By Brittni Henderson Nestled on the side of a busy section of Route 44 in Smithfield is a peaceful sanctuary created by two motivated young businesswomen on a mission to succeed. B.Medeiros Photography and Lovely Lash are two separate businesses that came together when Brittany Medeiros and Remy Sands decided to join forces to create…

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