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All the Way Too Far

All the Way Too Far

Apr 1, 2015 | No comment

Well, they’ve done it. The dignity of craft beer has been spurned and the hipsters are in full control of

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Mayor Baldelli-Hunt Nepotism Scandal Update

Mayor Baldelli-Hunt Nepotism Scandal Update

Apr 1, 2015 | No comment

Five months after readily admitting she had hired her son for a part-time summer job with the city, Woonsocket Mayor

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Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Hernandez, Concrete Projo and Arc Iris

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Hernandez, Concrete Projo and Arc Iris

Apr 1, 2015 | No comment

A Small Favor This request will doubtless set the bad taste bell a-ringin’, but Phillipe and Jorge are at their

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Alex and Ani Purchase Naming Rights to State Formerly Known as Rhode Island

Alex and Ani Purchase Naming Rights to State Formerly Known as Rhode Island

Apr 1, 2015 | No comment

The name of the state with the longest name is changing, but it’s not getting any shorter.* On Wed, April

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2015 Motif Music Awards Nominees

2015 Motif Music Awards Nominees

Mar 4, 2015 | 16 comments

VOTE NOW The list of nominees is out for the 2015 Motif Music Awards, celebrating the best in local music.

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  • All the Way Too Far
  • Mayor Baldelli-Hunt Nepotism Scandal Update
  • Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Hernandez, Concrete Projo and Arc Iris
  • Alex and Ani Purchase Naming Rights to State Formerly Known as Rhode Island
  • 2015 Motif Music Awards Nominees

Theater

Other Desert Cities -- You'll Laugh, You'll Cry
April 1, 2015 No Comment

Other Desert Cities — You’ll Laugh, You’ll Cry

A case could easily be made that there are too many plays about too many privileged white people bemoaning their ...

Got Beer?

All the Way Too Far
April 1, 2015 No Comment

All the Way Too Far

Well, they’ve done it. The dignity of craft beer has been spurned and the hipsters are in full control of ...

Books

Book Review: Conscious Unparenting
February 18, 2015 3 comments

Book Review: Conscious Unparenting

Conscious Unparenting, by Kim Kinzie and Dawn Michael, is to our contemporary culture of modern American Parenting what the only ...

Cannabis

High Society: The Relationship of Companion Legislation on State and Federal Levels
April 1, 2015 No Comment

High Society: The Relationship of Companion Legislation on State and Federal Levels

I am chronicling the crusades to end marijuana prohibition in the US, while attempting to promote common sense changes that  may ...

Dare Me

DareMe: Takin' It All Off
March 4, 2015 13 comments

DareMe: Takin’ It All Off

Anyone I meet immediately notices my provocative dresses and tall shoes, and assume they are a sign of pride and confidence. My ...

Film

HxC: Salad Days Showcases DIY Punk
April 1, 2015 No Comment

HxC: Salad Days Showcases DIY Punk

As220 is holding a screening of the brand new DIY documentary Salad Days on April 10. The punk hardcore community ...

Fine Arts

Centennial Armenian Genocide Exhibit Opens at Studio Z with Month-long Events
April 1, 2015 No Comment

Centennial Armenian Genocide Exhibit Opens at Studio Z with Month-long Events

The Armenian Genocide, the first genocide of the 20th century, was started in the late 19th century by the Sultans, subsequent ...

Food

IMBIBE: Spring Stinger
March 18, 2015 No Comment

IMBIBE: Spring Stinger

Has spring sprung yet? The bitch usually does with a sting, at least here in New England, where this idyllic ...

Lifestyle

Alt-Health: Fear of Yeast
April 1, 2015 No Comment

Alt-Health: Fear of Yeast

When I began reading about the health effects of yeast, i.e., candida albicans, it was with an impersonal eye. I was ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
April 1, 2015 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: The Full Moon Lunar Eclipse on the 4th highlights relationships. Eclipses bring change. Explosive conversation around the 8th triggers ...

Opinion

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Hernandez, Concrete Projo and Arc Iris
April 1, 2015 No Comment

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Hernandez, Concrete Projo and Arc Iris

A Small Favor This request will doubtless set the bad taste bell a-ringin’, but Phillipe and Jorge are at their ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-up: Maryssa Morse
March 25, 2015 No Comment

Pin-up: Maryssa Morse

Do you have a nickname? Ryss What’s your favorite book? Anything by Kurt Vonnegut What’s your favorite movie? Empire Records, ...

Shopping

Know Your Mom and Pop: Hillside Barber Shop
January 28, 2015 No Comment

Know Your Mom and Pop: Hillside Barber Shop

Though the Internet has taken over our lives, there are still a few things that can’t be done with a ...

Sports

Riveters Looking Rise: Providence Roller Derby 2015!
March 18, 2015 No Comment

Riveters Looking Rise: Providence Roller Derby 2015!

Ladies and gentlemen! Boys and girls! Fans and fiends! And everyone in between!  The 2015 season of Providence Roller Derby ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: Station Park, New Discs and Autism Awareness
April 1, 2015 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Station Park, New Discs and Autism Awareness

The Station Memorial Foundation recently announced that a park to be built where the nightclub once stood, memorializing the 100 people ...

Roots Report

Roots Report: Only an April Fool Would Miss These Shows
April 1, 2015 No Comment

Roots Report: Only an April Fool Would Miss These Shows

Okee dokee folks … Last week I was thrilled to be included as one of 25 “outstanding alumni” at CCRI’s 50th ...