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Events Calendar

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July 30

*Fridays at the Archives, Providence

*Food Truck Fridays, Providence

July 31

*Walking Tour of Historic Four Corners, Tiverton Four Corners, Tiverton

*Federal Hill Culinary and History Tour, Providence

*General Nathanael Greene's 279th Birthday Celebration, Coventry

*Historical Illuminations, Newport

August 5

*Norman Bird Sanctuary Beach Bash, Middletown

August 5-7

*Narragansett Brewery Grand Opening Weekend, Providence

August 6

*Food Truck Fridays, Providence

August 7

*Big Ol' Clambake, Saunderstown, North Kingstown

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July 28th in Rhode Island history*

1778

*The newly recruited Black Regiment is sent to General Sullivan's army in Providence for its first missions.

1898

*About ninety people board the Sea View Railroad for its maiden trip from Saunderstown to Narragansett Pier.

2012

*Buddy Cianci becomes eligible to run for Providence mayor again. He needed to wait three years after the completion of his probation, following his prison release.

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