Trash pickup delayed one day this week: Because of the Labor Day holiday, trash pickup for the whole week is delayed one day. So, if you usually have trash pickup on Thursdays, this week it will be Friday. Friday pickups will happen on Saturday.
Cove Commission meeting: The CC meets today at 4:30 p.m. at Town Hall. On the agenda is discussion of rights of way, moorings, and a water dock.
Big winning ticket sold at EG Farms: Tuesday night, the $150,154 Wild Money jackpot was hit at East Greenwich Farms at 360 Main St. As of Wednesday afternoon, the prize has yet to be claimed. Do you have a ticket in your wallet? Pull it out now and check!
Fire works and the Navy Band: We all loved the fireworks, but they came so fast on the heels of the Navy Pops Ensemble’s final piece that the band never quite got the shout out it deserved for its great performance. If you’d like to thank the Navy Band for their outstanding performance, you can send a letter to the Director, Navy Band Northeast, 347 Easton Street, Newport, R.I. 02841, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Movie Under the Stars” outdoor movie this Saturday: The Town of East Greenwich, with support from the Main Street Association (MSA) of East Greenwich, and the East Greenwich Chamber of Commerce, are pleased to announce that the third annual “Movie Under the Stars” outdoor movie event Saturday at 7 p.m. (rain date of Sunday, Sept. 9), at Academy Field. This year’s movie title is “Jumanji,” starring Robin Williams, rated PG. Admission is free, and refreshments will be available on-site for purchase.