"culture" Archives

  1. Our Favorite Local Restaurants: Twin Oaks Restaurant

    by bucciintern

    Category: communityculture

    The Beginning Twin Oaks first opened in 1933 as a speakeasy during prohibition. The restaurant was named for the large oak trees that shade the grounds. William DeAngelus Sr., the original founder, welcomed the public to a small eatery with two private dining rooms (only holding 16 people total) and a larger main dining room […]

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  2. Our Favorite RI Food Destinations: The Olive Tap

    by bucciintern

    Category: communityculture

    Do you want to try something new in your kitchen? Mix upĀ your home cooking with a trip to the Olive Tap. The Olive Tap has the finest, most flavorful artisan ingredients available. One trip to the Olive Tap and you may make it a cooking routine. A Unique and Unforgettable Experience Ā Nestled within Wayland Square […]

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  3. This Weekend in RI: Tennis Hall of Fame Championships

    by bucciintern

    Category: communitycultureeventsOur Blog

    Tennis Hall of Fame Tournament From July 16-23 the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport will be hosting the 41st annual Hall of Fame Tennis Championships. This weekend, the final rounds and championship will be played. Each July, thousands flock to downtown Newport to watch and enjoy this ever so popular week. Some of […]

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  4. RI Firework Schedule 2017 and Firework Safety

    by bucciintern

    Category: communitycultureevents

    Independence day is one of our favorite holidays here at Bucci Insurance. There is no better way to celebrate the holiday than kicking back with friends and enjoying some fireworks. Here is the schedule for this years fireworks around the state, as well as some helpful firework safety tips. 2017 Firework Schedule Bristol Harbor (Bristol, […]

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  5. New England Summer Baseball

    by bucciintern

    Category: communitycultureeventsOur Blog

    Summertime is baseball time, and while many New EnglandersĀ are bigĀ Red Sox or Paw Sox fans, there is actually a lot of very talented summer baseball going on right here in New England. The Cape Cod League Many locals are probably familiar with the Cape league. It is the most well known and prestigious collegiate summer […]

  6. A Rhode Island Tradition- The Gaspee Days Parade

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    Category: communitycultureevents

    Every June, Rhode Islanders from all over the state gather in historic Pawtuxet Village to take part in, and celebrateĀ the traditional Gaspee Days parade. The parade is utilized to celebrate our freedom and to allow us all to embrace our patriotic love for our state and country. The History Behind Gaspee Days In 1772, King […]

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  7. This Day in History: June 6th

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    Category: cultureeventsOur Blog

    While many may think of June 6th as just another late spring day, drawing closer towards the arrival of Summer, its significance to our country’s history should not be forgotten. June 6th, 1944 will always be remembered as ‘D-Day’, one of the most famous events of WWII. D-Day On this date in 1944, the US […]

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  8. This Weekend In RI: Newport Jazz Fest

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    Category: communitycultureeventsOur Blog

    Ā Newport Jazz Fest This weekend Newport will host its annual Jazz festival in two locations at Fort Adams State Park and The International Tennis Hall of Fame. The Jazz festival celebrates jazz music and culture and is truly a memorable experience and event. The festival spans over three days; Friday the 29th, Saturday the 30th, […]

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  9. The History of St. Patrickā€™s Day

    by bucciintern

    Category: communitycultureeventsOur Blog

    Here is a quick history lesson on the cherished Irish holiday we know as St. Patrickā€™s day followed by two local St. Patrickā€™s day events. A Brief History Every March 17th, Irish people, and people worldwide celebrate St. Patrickā€™s day. Many of us know St. Patrickā€™s day as a day to party, parade, and to […]

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  10. 5 Must-Do RI Summer Activities

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    Category: communitycultureOur Blog

    Summer is the perfect time to go out and do stuff! If you want to get out of the house, but donā€™t quite know what to do, take a look at these five ideas. Have a Beach Day They call it the Ocean State for a reason. Rhode Island has over 400 miles of coastline, […]

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