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  • Movie Night at Independence Place

    Movie night at Independence Place can be an awesome way to send several evenings this month, either with your roommates, family, a group of friends, or your sweetheart. We’ve got some ideas about movies to watch for...

  • Serve It Does a Body Good

    “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?”          — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  ...

  • Snow Is Falling All Around

    One of the most enchanting things about winter is the first snowfall, especially in Cranston, RI. The flakes are gently falling, each an individual imprint, frozen in time, creating a magical moment. In today’s blog...

  • How to Give Thanks

    At the end of the month our thoughts will turn toward football, family, fun, and food — in a word, Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is about all of those things; indeed, the first Thanksgiving was a celebration of making it...

  • Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

    Pumpkin spice is in the air, and the Independence Place Blog has jumped on the autumn bandwagon of all things pumpkin for October. So whether you want to add pumpkins to your fall decorating, carve jack-o-lanterns, or make...

  • Words! Words! Words! Celebrate National Read a Book Day

    “Read. Everything you can get your hands on. Read until words become your friends. Then when you need to find one, they will jump into your mind, waving their hands for you to pick them. And you can select whichever...

  • Good Neighbors Getting to Know Your Neighbor

    Its a fact. Life is busy for most of us extremely so and its hard to fit everything in. That includes getting to know our neighbors. But, if we do carve out some time to get to know them, life-long friendships can be born,...

  • Summer Swimming Fun at Independence Place

    Swimming pools and summer go hand-in-hand, and the pool at Independence Place is here waiting for our residents to take advantage of it for cooling down from the heat of the day. That may mean floating lazily across the...

  • Screening Summer Movies

    June means summertime is in full swing. What better time to catch a summer movie? Of course you can always head out to the theaters in Cranston, but why do that when you a theater room is one of the perks you have at...

  • Celebrating Memorial Day at Independence Place

    With Memorial Day weekend coming up soon, our thoughts turn to gatherings of family and friends, to honoring our veterans, and to simply spending some time together; and what better way than to have a barbeque? Weve got some...