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Strain Reviews

Strain Reviews

Apr 17, 2019 | No comment

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Terpene Daydream: Learn how this powerful plant part contributes to healing

Terpene Daydream: Learn how this powerful plant part contributes to healing

Apr 3, 2019 | No comment

Terpenes, fondly referred to as “terps,” are fragrant compounds in plants, and in the case of cannabis, they can be

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Music Award Winners

Music Award Winners

Apr 3, 2019 | No comment

Rock Breakthrough Act: Benji’s Our 2019 Breakthrough Act’s first EP came out four years ago, but the RI community is finally

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Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Throw Away the Key!

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Throw Away the Key!

Apr 3, 2019 | No comment

Blameless or Shameless? Phillipe and Jorge can barely make space for commenting on the cascading affronts to decency, honesty and

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AltFacts: Mueller...? Mueller...?: Don't take a bunk day on seeing the truth

AltFacts: Mueller…? Mueller…?: Don’t take a bunk day on seeing the truth

Apr 3, 2019 | No comment

Mulling Mueller Donald Trump may have been partially exonerated by the Mueller report, but that does not stop many –

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Writers Flock: What Cheer Writers Club offers community and resources

Writers Flock: What Cheer Writers Club offers community and resources

Mar 27, 2019 | No comment

Did you ever see the episode of “The Simpsons” where Lisa Simpson (the most intelligent member of the family) gets

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Farewell to the great Erik Narwhal!

Farewell to the great Erik Narwhal!

Mar 21, 2019 | No comment

Stop! Look! Listen! You had no choice if you were witness to the wild antics of local musician Erik Narwhal,

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  • Strain Reviews
  • Terpene Daydream: Learn how this powerful plant part contributes to healing
  • Music Award Winners
  • Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Throw Away the Key!
  • AltFacts: Mueller...? Mueller...?: Don't take a bunk day on seeing the truth
  • Writers Flock: What Cheer Writers Club offers community and resources
  • Farewell to the great Erik Narwhal!

Books

Calling All Bibliophiles: New PVD book festival arrives in Downcity
April 17, 2019 No Comment

Calling All Bibliophiles: New PVD book festival arrives in Downcity

From seasoned authors to aspiring writers to book-lovers young and old, hundreds are expected to celebrate the inaugural year of ...

Comics

Bi-Monthly Beast
April 17, 2019 No Comment

Bi-Monthly Beast

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Dare Me

Global Scavenger Hunt
April 19, 2017 No Comment

Global Scavenger Hunt

“Win a Free Trip Around the World!” the subject line said. Because I suffer from wanderlust, I apply to every ...

Environment

Earth Needs Dusting
April 17, 2019 No Comment

Earth Needs Dusting

The last ice piles finally melted back to reveal more than a little bit of trash marring the face of ...

Film

That's Just Super: A rundown for the top 5 best and worst Marvel movies
April 17, 2019 No Comment

That’s Just Super: A rundown for the top 5 best and worst Marvel movies

The explosion of superhero movies has been an absolute dream come true for those of us who used to get punched ...

Fine Arts

Pretty Is a Blind Man’s Playground
February 20, 2019 No Comment

Pretty Is a Blind Man’s Playground

Beware the pretty; it is a spinning maelstrom, a black hole that will suck you in and leave you in ...

Food

Perfect Day!: Take a stroll down Main to The Perfect Sweet
April 3, 2019 No Comment

Perfect Day!: Take a stroll down Main to The Perfect Sweet

Strolling down Main Street in Warren is an almost-every-day occurrence for me. When your job demands hours in front of ...

Got Beer?

Got Beer?: HAMR Time!: Crack open this warmer weather beer and hope for warmer weather
April 17, 2019 No Comment

Got Beer?: HAMR Time!: Crack open this warmer weather beer and hope for warmer weather

Oh, Revival, your wonderful brews and charming character won me over long ago. Though I’m reviewing yet another hoppy beer, ...

Health

News Analysis: What Happens if <i>Roe v. Wade</i> is Overturned?
February 20, 2019 No Comment

News Analysis: What Happens if Roe v. Wade is Overturned?

Currently, the right to abortion is protected under two landmark US Supreme Court decisions, Roe v. Wade in 1973 and ...

Keep on Moving

Keep on Movin: Penn Sultan’s New Legs: Sultan delivers the first chapter of many
April 3, 2019 No Comment

Keep on Movin: Penn Sultan’s New Legs: Sultan delivers the first chapter of many

Penn Sultan’s Museum Legs — Traversing the Flat Circle Museum Legs is a new project from Penn Sultan, best known ...

Lifestyle

Advice from the Trenches: Trauma and Suicide
April 17, 2019 No Comment

Advice from the Trenches: Trauma and Suicide

Dear B&C Can you explain something to me? I read about the wave of suicides that comes one year after ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
April 17, 2019 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: The key word in your life these days is conversation. That’s many conversations with significant others, authority figures, friends, ...

News

Stop and Shop Strike: Kosher for Passover?
April 18, 2019 No Comment

Stop and Shop Strike: Kosher for Passover?

The Jewish holiday of Passover (Pesach) begins in 2019 at sunset (7:30pm in Providence) on Friday, April 19, commemorating the ...

Opinion

Opinion: The Hysteria of Deception: Explaining the unfounded fear of cannabis in American society
April 17, 2019 No Comment

Opinion: The Hysteria of Deception: Explaining the unfounded fear of cannabis in American society

The Oglala holy man, Black Elk, once observed that the desire to attain wealth makes white men go crazy and ...

Phillipe & Jorge

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Throw Away the Key!
April 3, 2019 No Comment

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Throw Away the Key!

Blameless or Shameless? Phillipe and Jorge can barely make space for commenting on the cascading affronts to decency, honesty and ...

Pin-Up/Profile

Pin-Up: Wayne St. Vincent
November 14, 2018 No Comment

Pin-Up: Wayne St. Vincent

What’s your biggest pet peeve? I’ve got a lot of ’em. The biggest one is people on the phone when ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: E-nnoying!: Those highway signs should hit the road
April 3, 2019 No Comment

The Roots Report: E-nnoying!: Those highway signs should hit the road

Okee dokee folks… Have you noticed the illuminated message signs along our major highways and the annoyingly punny sayings on them? ...

Shopping

Open and Closed
March 6, 2019 No Comment

Open and Closed

Opened Friskie Fries: County Road, Barrington. friskiefries.com Hey, french fry lovers (that’s all but two of you, right?)! Friskie Fries now ...

Sports

Derby Roundup: Rolling fast into the 2019 season
March 20, 2019 No Comment

Derby Roundup: Rolling fast into the 2019 season

The temperature is rising, which means a new year of Providence Roller Derby (PRD) is upon us, and what a ...

Theater

The Gamm's True West Explores the Polarity of Human Nature
April 19, 2019 No Comment

The Gamm’s True West Explores the Polarity of Human Nature

“Who will provide the grand design, what is yours and what is mine? ‘Cause there is no more new frontier, ...