Geo-Caching Offers Desert Treasure Hunt for Kids and Grown-Ups, While Desert Tortoise Wildlife Experience and Sunset Vista Cocktail Hike Are Also Introduced in First Phase of New Ranger Offering TUCSON, ARIZONA. February 24, 2012 – Here come the Dove Mountain Rangers, turning The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain into an adventure-filled desert playground for children and adults, […]

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Comfort Food at the Mall

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Nothing says “comfort food” more than a grilled cheese sandwich, that hot melted cheese and buttery toasted bread is fast, filling, simple, convenient, and is a comfy as a warm fleece blanket and a crackling fireplace.  Sometimes you might find a grilled cheese sandwich on the kid’s menu at a diner, but until Cheeseboy, you’re […]

Providence Children’s Museum


The Providence Children’s Museum  was founded in 1976  as the “Rhode Island Children’s Museum,” the first and currently the only children’s museum in the state. Originally, the Pawtucket Congregational Church leased its Pitcher-Goff House to the museum, and the building was renovated with exhibits, play spaces, and activities for children and opened in 1977. In […]

Roger Williams Park Zoo


The Roger Williams Park Zoo of Providence, Rhode Island, USA houses over 100 species of rare and fascinating animals in naturalistic settings. The park and zoo are named after the founder of Providence, Roger Williams, the 17th-century proponent of religious tolerance. The zoo was founded in 1872, and is one of the oldest zoos in […]

Rhode Island Weather

Rhode Island’s climate is one of exceptions. It’s four-season, but milder than the rest of New England. Summers get hot enough to go swimming, but many Rhode Islanders believe that air conditioning is a waste. Winters will freeze the ponds, but only occasionally go below the teens. There will usually be a half-dozen snowfalls of […]

Rhode Island State Facts

  Many of the facts you’re looking for about Rhode Island are here. You can find a brief history of Rhode Island and get a few interesting details, like population. Feel free to use this information for your school projects. Rhode Island History Rhode Island Colony was founded in 1636 by Roger Williams after being […]

The Smallest State In The United States

The Smallest State In The United States is the State of Rhode Island, measuring only 1045 square miles. The second smallest state in the U.S., Delaware, is 1954, making it almost twice the size of Rhode Island.  (The square miles might be as much as 1550 square miles, depending on how much water is counted.) […]

Rhode Island State Symbols

Are you working on a school project where you need to know the Rhode Island State Bird (the Rhode Island Red chicken) or RI’s state motto (“Hope”)? Do you need some pictures of some famous Rhode Island locations or maybe famous Rhode Islanders? How about articles about interesting Rhode Island history? Here’s a page that […]


Casino Arizona, an enterprise of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, today announced the property has begun construction on a bingo hall. The expansion project, which began in December, marks a return to bingo for the casino located on Loop 101 and McKellips. “Casino Arizona is pleased to bring back bingo to our property,” said […]

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