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The Valley Breeze & Observer 02-11-2021

The Valley Breeze Newspapers serving the Northern Rhode Island towns of Cumberland, Lincoln, Woonsocket, Smithfield, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, North Providence, Scituate, Foster, and Glocester

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VALLEY BREEZE & OBSERVER LIVING EDITION | FEBRUARY 11-17, 2021 ENTERTAINMENT 13 Elizabeth Anderson." Author and philosopher Anderson will discuss "why racial integration is needed more than ever to overcome injustice and inequality, and to build a better democracy." On Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 22 and 23, at 7 p.m., Stages of Freedom will host a two-part virtual program, "A History of the Black Church in Rhode Island." To learn more or to register for both programs, visit stagesoffreedom. org . 'Unalienable' short film release Pawtucket-based TEN31 Productions Inc. will host a virtual release of "Unalienable," a short (three-minute) film that portrays an imagined interaction of living statues portraying the likenesses of Ida B. Wells, Robert E. Lee and Virginia Brooks, as a way to exam- ine the debate over controversial monuments, on Saturday, Feb. 20, at 8 p.m., in honor of Black History Month. "The film shows how communities can reunite, reexamine and reimag- ine commemorative spaces to reflect the true story of America and all of its people." To register to attend, visit https:// to view and set a reminder to watch, or for more information visit wemakepre- . WNRI music series Throughout the month of February, WNRI radio in Woonsocket will be offering a series of programs to celebrate Black History Month that will incorporate both music and biographical histories of prominent Black musicians from the past hun- dred years. • Sunday, Feb. 14, 4-5 p.m., will feature Bo Diddley, Nina Simone, Sly and the Family Stone, The Temptations and Otis Redding. • Sunday, Feb. 21, 4-5 p.m., will feature Nat King Cole, The Supremes, Sam Cooke, Mahalia Jackson, Little Richard and Prince. • Sunday, Feb. 28, 4-6 p.m., will feature B.B. King, Marvin Gaye, Ella Fitzgerald, Fats Domino, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington, Ray Charles, Chuck Berry, Aretha Franklin, Louis Armstrong, James Brown and Miles Davis. 21 Day Equity Challenge The United Way of Rhode Island has announced it is hosting a 21 Day Equity Challenge that kicks off Wednesday, Feb. 24. Rhode Islanders are invited to commit 15 minutes a day to equity, with the goal of under- standing how inequity and racism affect our lives, communities, and the state's ability to thrive. "As we celebrate Black History Month, this is a powerful opportunity for everyone to join us in learning The PAWTUCKET PUBLIC LIBRARY'S display of recommended children's books in honor of Black History Month. BLACK HISTORY From Page 12 Continues on next page Dining Guide 2207 Mineral Spring Ave., North Providence, RI • 401-349-0557 OPEN: WED. & THURS. 4-8 p.m. | FRI. 4-9 p.m. | SAT. 3-9 p.m. | SUN 2-8 p.m. | CLOSED MON. & TUES. The Mt Romantic Spot in Town! Make Your Reservations Now! Limited Indoor Seating Pick-Up and Delivery Available Valentine's Specials in addition to our Regular Menu Fri., Sat. & Sun. ACROSS 1. Composed 5. Lesotho currency 9. Ethnic group associated with Hungarians 11. Gains knowledge of 13. Gradual destruc- tion 15. Purchase 16. Pharaoh of lower Egypt 17. Where you're going 19. The 6th letter of the Greek alphabet 21. Fishing net 22. Midway between south and south- east 23. A way to sort 25. C C C 26. Popular sports podcast (abbr.) 27. Discount 29. Consumes tobacco 31. A way to run 33. Popular musical awards show 34. Pertains to the male sexual organ 36. Supplements with difficulty 38. Green veggie 39. Deep-bodied freshwater fish 41. Holy fire 43. Usually has a lid 44. Being of use or service 46. Have a yen for 48. Unknowingness 52. Dry white wine drink 53. Unwinds 54. Traveling by sea 56. Outdoor enter- taining areas 57. Stringed instru- ments 58. __ Redgrave, actress 59. Moves earth DOWN 1. Progressive decay of a bone or tooth 2. Burrowing rodents 3. French/Belgian river 4. A professional cleaner 5. A Russian river 6. Kiln 7. True statements 8. Most private 9. French city 10. Masses of fish eggs 11. Apart from others 12. Monetary unit of Samoa 14. Nanosecond 15. Film 18. Men's fashion accessories 20. Flowering shrub 24. North Carolina university 26. Former monetary unit of Spain 28. Foodies 30. New Zealand parrot 32. Makes very happy 34. A payment required for not fulfilling a contract 35. Emerald Isle 37. The act of termi- nating someone's employment 38. Gland in some mammals 40. Commoner 42. Large animals 43. Belch 45. Employee stock ownership plan 47. Work units 49. Wagon 50. Nerve fiber 51. Proclaimed 55. Japanese deli- cacy Answers to this week's crossword puzzle can be found on page 15. Uncle Tony's Pizza & Pasta Family Style Restaurants — THIS WEEK'S SPECIALS — Wednesday – Sunday © $ 14 95 CHICKEN PARMIGIANA Comes with pasta and soup or salad and crusty Italian bread. Daily Lunch Specials OPEN Monday-Friday 11:30 a.m. Saturday & Sunday 12 p.m. 46 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 231-8111 260 Newport Ave., East Providence, RI 438-4646 1455 Oaklawn Ave., Cranston, RI 463-7785 comes with pasta & soup or salad $15.95

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