8-19-17 South County Health-Mission Impossible Gala 2017 - The 95.9 Company Break

August 21st, 2017

In this special 95.9 Company Break Mike talks to South County Healths Development Director Lauren Goldenberg and Special Events Coordinator Carrie Brown about their upcoming gala, themed Mission Possible, being held on September 9th at the Dunes Club in Narragansett. They will feature a complimentary cocktail reception, dinner, silent & live auctions, a raffle and Music by The Cartells. The funds raised from the gala allow them to continue to provide services and programs that help save lives every day. The hospital was recently awarded a double five star rating by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). South County Hospital is one of only 19 hospitals in the country to receive the highest score of 5-Stars in two areas used to measure healthcare excellence – Overall Hospital Quality and Patient Care. CMS developed the Star Rating System to simplify complex criteria that measure healthcare quality so that healthcare consumers can make informed decisions. The ratings are assigned to over 4,000 hospitals across the country. South County Hospital is the only hospital in the Northeast to earn a 5-Star rating in the two categories.

They will also be raising money through a fund-need to support South County Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds mental health initiatives for youth. Washington County has the highest suicide rate in the state, and based on a recent Community Health Needs Assessment, they have identity Behavioral Health as a key focus. For more information or to purchase tickets to the gala CLICK HERE!

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7-01-17 The Wine Store/Warehouse Beer, Wine, & Liquor - The 95.9 Company Break

July 7th, 2017

On this weeks 95.9 Company Break we talk with Frank & Donna Celico about The Wine Store Warehouse and their recent win as "Retailer of the Year" in a national competition. The Wine Store Warehouse is a family owned business, serving Westerly, Rhode Island, and the surrounding community for over 30 years. They strive to provide their customers with an unrivaled shopping experience. Looking for a bottle of wine to enjoy with dinner? Planning a drink menu for an event? Their knowledgeable staff and extensive inventory will always ensure that your needs are met. Call 401-596-6160 or visit thewinestoreri.com for hours, to shop, or for more information.

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6-03-17 Sightsailing of Newport - The 95.9 Company Break

June 5th, 2017

On this weeks 95.9 Company Break we talk with Captain John Hirschler of Sightsailing of Newport. Come sail Newport, Rhode Island and Narragansett Bay, where you'll find some of the finest sailing in the world. They offer daily scheduled public sailing cruises, sunset sails and private sailing charters aboard three beautiful vessels. You'll see stately seaside estates, world famous yachts and America's Cup racers all against the stunning backdrop of a historic colonial town and picturesque, rocky shoreline. Sailing in Newport is fantastic. Welcome Aboard! For more information call 401-849-3333 or visit sightsailing.com

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5-06-17 Tiverton Four Corners 2017 - The 95.9 Company Break

May 8th, 2017

On this months 95.9 Company Break we talk to Chas. Hickey co-curator at Gallery 4 about Tiverton Four Corners and all it has to offer. Located within a one hour drive of Boston, Providence, Newport, and the towns of Southeastern Massachusetts, Tiverton Four Corners has become an important center for antiques, fine art, decorative crafts, and cozy shops nestled into a quaint New England Village of 18th century buildings. Enjoy the fresh air as you walk the few steps between shops to peek in windows, sample gourmet treats and purchase quality goods of all kinds in an unhurried, friendly and charming atmosphere. For more information visit tivertonfourcorners.com

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3-04-17 Dr. Mancini for South County Health-Kidney Health Awareness Month - The 95.9 Company Break

March 6th, 2017

March is Kidney Health Awareness Month so on this months Company Break Mike taks with Mark Mancini, MD...the medical director of Shoreline Nephrology & Hypertension practice for the South County Medical Group. After graduating from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine where he received his medical degree and completed his residency, Dr. Mancini joined South County Health in 1999 where his patients benefit from the community health philosophy. Dr. Mark Mancini speaks to the relationship between high blood pressure and kidney disease; lifestyle and its effect on kidney health; understanding symptoms and risk; and other interesting areas of kidney and heart health. Dr. Mancini can be reached by calling Shoreline Nephrology & Hypertension, a member of the South County Medical Group, at 401-782-0090 (MOB Wakefield) or 401-596-3313 (17 Wells St., Westerly).

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12-03-16 Courtyard Gallery Mystic 2016 - The 95.9 Company Break

December 6th, 2016

In this months 95.9 Company Break we hear from Del & Kristen owners of Courtyard Gallery in Mystic. Courtyard Gallery...come explore a unique, intimate gallery in the heart of historic Mystic, Connecticut. The Courtyard Art Gallery is reminiscent of the private gallery studios of Europe, with rich brick walls, inviting, relaxed environments and gallery directors with personal knowledge about the work being considered. They offer the best of original artwork, representing over 30 regionally and nationally known painters and sculptors in constantly changing exhibitions. Open House every Sunday afternoon with light refreshments. For more information call 1-860-536-5059 or visit www.courtyardgallerymystic.com

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11-05-16 South County Health Cancer Center - The 95.9 Company Break

November 7th, 2016

On this months 95.9 Company Break we talk with Dr. Gerald Colvin and Oncology Nurse Navigator Leah Arsenault about the newly renovated South County Health Cancer Center and all it has to offer. AT the SCH Cance Center every patient will be embraced by an interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurse navigators, and other care team members, located in offices adjacent to the new infusion center – enhancing convenience, clinical collaboration, and innovation. A new infusion therapy center – illuminated by natural light and reflecting the state of the art in facility design – will welcome every patient who receives chemotherapy or other infusion treatment. Patients and family members also will have quiet space for meditation and conversation, as well as Reiki and other complementary therapies.For further information call 401-783-6670 or visit their website SCH Cancer Center

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10-02-16 Women’s Resource Center 2016 - The 95.9 Company Break

October 3rd, 2016

On this months 95.9 Company Break we talk with David McCurdy Development Director of the Women’s Resource Center (WRC), serving Newport and Bristol Counties, was founded in 1977 to provide comprehensive domestic violence intervention and prevention services that educate, advocate, and shelter any individual in need of assistance. Each year we help women, children, families, men and the elderly to obtain the services they need to secure their physical, mental, emotional and financial safety from domestic abuse. For more information visit wrcnbc.org or call 1-401-846-5263.

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