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Mar 23 2023

Register today for the 2023 Summit

Mar 23, 2023

Thursday and Friday, November 2 and 3 The VETS, Providence, Rhode Island, and Livestream INSPIRATION. IDEAS. SOLUTIONS. CONNECTIONS. Let’s address today’s complex challenges together...

Feb 28 2023

Celebrating women artists and entrepreneurs

Feb 28, 2023

Marianne Pfeiffer, a longtime resident of Old Lyme, Conn., made this cloisonné ring. She was a self-taught artist who worked almost exclusively applying the...

Feb 06 2023

Let us introduce you: David Chesnut

Feb 06, 2023

This is one in a series of posts about stories being explored as part of Recovering New England’s Voices This 1897 photo from Historic...