Monthly Archives: April 2013

C—Spotlight—TheJammin' Divas

The Jammin’ Divas in Bristol

The Jammin’ Divas in Bristol

The Jammin’ Divas play traditional and contemporary folk music from Ireland, Australia and the USA. The group consists of Grammy Nominee   Aoife Clancy, the daughter of  Bobby Clancy of the Clancy Brothers; Becky Chace, chosen Best Female Vocalist five times by the readers of the Providence Phoenix Best Music Poll; rising Folk/Rock artist Kath Buckell;


Cardio Canine: An Exercise Program for You and Your Dog Week #4

‘Man’s Best Friend,’ is a common catchphrase. Its origin may seem obvious, but according to American history, it was a lawyer from Warrensburg, Missouri that coined the phrase. It was October of 1869 when a farmer suspected local dogs of killing his livestock. To subdue the threat, the farmer, shot and killed a neighbor’s hound

A Westport Elementary School student gets outside to enjoy the swings on an early spring day.

Westport Elementary offers new dimensions (and fun) to special learning

By Ann Harkin, Special Education Director This is the Westport Elementary school. Why is a student riding a bicycle along the corridors of the elementary school? The Westport Elementary School is the location of a special education classroom for some very special children. Their special education programs are designed to maximize their opportunities to experience