In the news … today’s summary


Previous ASTHO President and previous Rhode Island Department of Health Director Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MILES PER HOUR, has actually signed up with ASTHO as a senior executive specialist concentrating on health equity! (ASSOCIATION OF STATE AND TERRITORIAL HEALTH AUTHORITIES)

Massachusetts gambling establishment supporters are promoting passage of sports wagering in the state, and website competitors with RI, Connecticut, New Hampshire and New york city gambling establishments. “… no local of the Commonwealth is more than an hour’s drive from a state where legal sports wagering is readily available… … recording the Commonwealth’s home entertainment dollars……”

Providence is thinking about passing a regulation prohibiting leisure usage or belongings of cannabis in public parks, rec centers, and so on

Both 1149 Dining Establishments, one in Warwick and one in Seekonk, will end up being NEON gasoline station.

16.4% of the Providence Educators Union have actually resigned— not retired – – in the previous 2 years … PTU states “the super-majority of those who have actually left have actually taken their skills to other districts …”

Warren is thinking about prohibiting making use of cannabis, after its leisure usage is legislated, in all public locations, such as strolling in the area, on walkways, and so on

A brand-new natural/organic supermarket, Rory’s, in downtown Providence on Washington Street is set to open in September.

The Let’s Go Brandon shop in North Attleborough has actually closed.

Boston dining establishments state their insurance coverage will skyrocket if marked down Pleased Hours return

The Ocean State Pops Orchestra will carry out a complimentary, patriotic performance on Aug. 6 th, Triumph Day at the North Kingstown Town Beach Band Shell, in Wickford.

A group of females who operate at the MBTA have actually submitted a letter with the federal authorities stating they have actually experienced office harassment, discrimination, and have actually dealt with retaliation for speaking out and reporting their unjust treatment.”

The RI highway renumbering has actually been pressed back by one week in RI



College schools are being encouraged to have a Monkeypox prepare for screening, avoidance and treatment location.

Monkeypox now a public health emergency situation in New York City

The Pope states he hesitates to go through another surgical treatment– his knee replacement– since the anesthesia from his last surgical treatment is still in his system.  He states he will either retire or decrease from his responsibilities.

1 individual in Illinois won the $1.3 B lotto

78 nations have more than 19,000 cases of Monkeypox— 5 have actually passed away.

San Francisco has actually stated a Monkeypox emergency situation

Klondike has actually stopped the Choco-Taco

The biggest diamond discovered in 300 years was discovered in Angola– a pink diamond at 170 carats

United States economy succumbs to 2 nd quarter— generally the meaning of an economic downturn though federal authorities have actually stated– not always

No. Korea has actually revealed its COVID break out is over and there are no brand-new cases

Death toll of Kentucky floods increased to 25– with more rain coming– and destruction of facilities and houses and companies

Restriction on automated weapons passes your house Friday night– not anticipated to pass in Senate in Washington.

Will Smith concerns video apology to Chris Rock and public

New vaccines will be all set for the fall— Pfizer and Moderna

Russia will take out of the Spaceport Station— they initially stated in 2 years, and now are stating they will, however not exactly sure when

Twitter sets a date of September 13 for investors to vote on Elon Musk’s $44 billion takeover deal

Wuhan locks down 1 million locals in an echo of the pandemic’s start, highlighting how far China is from post-pandemic normalcy

David Ortiz, the previous Red Sox slugger who was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Popularity over the weekend. Ortiz likewise revealed he will begin a brand-new line of curated ‘Papi Marijuana’ items from Rev Farms– Ortiz long credited marijuana with assisting his discomfort.

Spirit & & Frontier Airlines will not combine– however Jet Blue will purchase Spirit Airlines. For $3.8 B

Jeopardy has actually revealed the existing co-hosts will remain on completely.

Jared Kushner exposed he had emergency situation thyroid cancer surgical treatment in 2019

Jill Biden’s press secretary resigns

Germany will open 3 brand-new nuclear reactor.



Tony Dowd, Wally Cleaver of Leave it to Beaver has actually passed away.

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