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2017 Tattoo Issue Center Spread - Artist Profiles

2017 Tattoo Issue Center Spread – Artist Profiles

Feb 15, 2017 | No comment

There are so many talented tattoo artists in our area – here are profiles of a handful of talented women

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Tattooing for the Novice

Tattooing for the Novice

Feb 15, 2017 | No comment

Are you thinking of getting your first tattoo? Maybe you are new in town and would like to find the

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Rhode Island Spotlight: The General Federation of Women’s Clubs of South County

Rhode Island Spotlight: The General Federation of Women’s Clubs of South County

Feb 15, 2017 | No comment

From a horse rescue operation in Saunderstown to the restoration of an historic grist mill in South Kingstown to a rolling

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Providence Bagel: Best thing since sliced bread

Providence Bagel: Best thing since sliced bread

Feb 8, 2017 | No comment

The deceptively humble bagel is a culinary art form: bagel connoisseurs are notorious for their exacting demands for just the

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Alt-Health: Assume Nothing

Alt-Health: Assume Nothing

Feb 8, 2017 | No comment

One of my favorite literary quotes is from Stephen King’s, Cell, a gory tale in which most of the US

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  • 2017 Tattoo Issue Center Spread - Artist Profiles
  • Tattooing for the Novice
  • Rhode Island Spotlight: The General Federation of Women’s Clubs of South County
  • Providence Bagel: Best thing since sliced bread
  • Alt-Health: Assume Nothing

Theater

The Naked Magicians Come to The Vets
February 15, 2017 No Comment

The Naked Magicians Come to The Vets

On February 25, The Naked Magicians come to The Vets in Providence, bringing with them the only R-rated magic show ...

Got Beer?

Got Beer? Got Ink? Brew Crews Talk Tattoos
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Got Beer? Got Ink? Brew Crews Talk Tattoos

To play along with the fun of the Motif Tattoo Issue, we asked local beer professionals to tell us about ...

Books

Book Review: E.A. Mann's One American Robin
February 8, 2017 No Comment

Book Review: E.A. Mann’s One American Robin

  It’s the realism of this story that I find so striking. Author E.A. Mann, in his debut novel, wrote ...

Cannabis

Jeff Sessions – The End of Cannabis Reform?
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Jeff Sessions – The End of Cannabis Reform?

  After a long and heated debate, the US Senate voted to confirm Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) to be our ...

Dare Me

DareMe: Making the Jump
June 1, 2016 No Comment

DareMe: Making the Jump

When the door of the Cessna 182 whipped open at 10,000 feet above ground, the cold rush of air snapped me ...

Film

Providence French Film Festival 2017
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Providence French Film Festival 2017

An annual event since 1998, the Providence French Film Festival will be held this February 25 through March 4, with all ...

Fine Arts

Luna Loba: El Azufre
February 8, 2017 No Comment

Luna Loba: El Azufre

On January 29, if you were to arrive late at Luna Loba: El Azufre [The Sulfur Moon] at AS220 Black Box ...

Food

Locale Profile: Great Northern BBQ
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Locale Profile: Great Northern BBQ

Few people don’t enjoy barbecue, and Great Northern BBQ Co, a local food truck bursting with awards and style, is ...

Lifestyle

Scarred into Beauty
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Scarred into Beauty

Scars show trauma, growth and pain, and sometimes when it gets too hard to live with them, getting a tattoo ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: You’re pumped and ready for action. Some folks want to play nice, but you’re not ready for that. Something or ...

Opinion

Alternative Facts: Talking to Trump
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Alternative Facts: Talking to Trump

Fox Television has significantly raised the rates to advertise on programs that President Trump has acknowledged watching. This might be ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-Up of the Month: Sinnamon Splice
February 2, 2017 No Comment

Pin-Up of the Month: Sinnamon Splice

What’s your biggest pet peeve? It really bothers me when people dress up their cars. The reindeer horns and Rudolph ...

Shopping

Darren Hill’s Eclectic Empire
January 18, 2017 No Comment

Darren Hill’s Eclectic Empire

POP Emporium is an immense antique shop in a nondescript warehouse near Smith Hill, beautifully curated like a captivating museum ...

Sports

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”
December 28, 2016 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Beyond Wrestling Presents “Party Animals”

I’ve exhausted all my desire to write about music for one year, so figured I’d move the conversation along to ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, and beyond…
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Alt-Nation: The Sinister Sounds of the ’50s, ’60s, ’70s, ’80s, and beyond…

An Evening with Lol Tolhurst, Founding Member of The Cure I’ve been a fan of The Cure for almost 30 ...

Roots Report

Roots Report: Milk and bread, baby!
February 15, 2017 No Comment

Roots Report: Milk and bread, baby!

Okee dokee folks…We had a blizzard. Wasn’t that fun? This latest storm was like the Super Bowl for the local ...