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The Simple Magic of Recycling in Rhode Island

The Simple Magic of Recycling in Rhode Island

Nov 17, 2017 | No comment

    Our trash and recycling miraculously evaporate each week. We fill bins with discarded odds and ends, we pull

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Autumn/Winter Craft Fairs

Autumn/Winter Craft Fairs

Nov 15, 2017 | No comment

  Avoid mass-produced thoughtfulness this holiday season and instead, give your loved ones something as unique as they are. Craft

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Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: The Walking Dead, Sports Matter and Keeping Our Hands to Ourselves

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: The Walking Dead, Sports Matter and Keeping Our Hands to Ourselves

Nov 15, 2017 | No comment

Village of the Damned As our childish, lip-pursing President Tweetybird continues to fill in his top echelon of advisors and

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Big Ideas at Wilbury

Big Ideas at Wilbury

Nov 11, 2017 | No comment

By the end of the talk back following the Friday night performance of New and Dangerous Ideas, it became abundantly

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Epic’s Red Speedo Earns Gold with Fantastic Staging of Muscular New Play

Epic’s Red Speedo Earns Gold with Fantastic Staging of Muscular New Play

Nov 10, 2017 | No comment

  While many theaters have the boldness to market their next show as “the theatrical event of the year” it

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  • The Simple Magic of Recycling in Rhode Island
  • Autumn/Winter Craft Fairs
  • Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: The Walking Dead, Sports Matter and Keeping Our Hands to Ourselves
  • Big Ideas at Wilbury
  • Epic’s Red Speedo Earns Gold with Fantastic Staging of Muscular New Play

Theater

Top Local Holiday Shows to Add to Your Wish List
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Top Local Holiday Shows to Add to Your Wish List

As Charles Dickens himself penned in A Christmas Carol, “There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter ...

Got Beer?

Got Beer? My Head Is Spinning Over Founders DKML
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Got Beer? My Head Is Spinning Over Founders DKML

Founders DKML – An Imperial Malt Liquor aged in Bourbon Barrels, this beer promises the highest of low-brow. The name ...

Books

Book Review: Rick Massimo's I Got a Song
July 19, 2017 No Comment

Book Review: Rick Massimo’s I Got a Song

The Newport Folk Festival is arguably one of the most important American music festivals ever. Founder George Wein, with the ...

Cannabis

Danksgiving Recipes
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Danksgiving Recipes

For some infused holiday foods to share with friends or family, read below and find some extra-special versions of Thanksgiving ...

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 ...

Film

Interview: Richard Griffin
October 18, 2017 No Comment

Interview: Richard Griffin

Richard Griffin has directed 24 feature films in the last 14 years through Rhode Island-based Scorpio Film Releasing, which he ...

Fine Arts

Artist Profile: H. Lane Smith
September 27, 2017 No Comment

Artist Profile: H. Lane Smith

I never met H. Lane Smith, (known as Lane), (1924-1999) but in viewing his work at Studio 53 in Boothbay ...

Food

Locale Profile: The “New” North
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Locale Profile: The “New” North

For the three years I’ve known about North, I’ve refused to write about it for any media outlet because I ...

Lifestyle

Doc Digresses: An Interview with Mark Van Noppen, Co-Founder of the Armory Revival Company
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Doc Digresses: An Interview with Mark Van Noppen, Co-Founder of the Armory Revival Company

If “white flight” is a novel phrase to you, I suggest you read someone who has more than a  paragraph ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: Relationships become explosive throughout this period. Maintain your cool while others boil over. Don’t be taken in by rumor and ...

Opinion

Alt-Facts: Shooting Before You Aim
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Alt-Facts: Shooting Before You Aim

AltFacts, really meant as a joke about national-level distortion of information, took on a frightening new meaning locally in November, ...

Pin-Up/Profile

Pin Up: House of Mood's Sophia Minx
October 25, 2017 No Comment

Pin Up: House of Mood’s Sophia Minx

What is House of Mood? The House of Mood is a unique art space and platform for the local art ...

Shopping

Don't Forget Your Umbrella: Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods
September 20, 2017 No Comment

Don’t Forget Your Umbrella: Amazon’s Purchase of Whole Foods

So, Amazon bought Whole Foods in a 13.7 billion dollar acquisition. Not really a big deal considering the market cap ...

Sports

Grab Your Hoodie and Get Out!
September 6, 2017 No Comment

Grab Your Hoodie and Get Out!

Fall is almost here. Hot, muggy days have already turned cool and brisk. T-shirts and shorts will make way for ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: Fresh Biscuits
October 4, 2017 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Fresh Biscuits

If one had to guess where in Rhode Island The Beach Boys Way was located, Pawtucket is probably not the ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: Give Me the Info!
November 15, 2017 No Comment

The Roots Report: Give Me the Info!

Okee dokee folks… So, this is something that has been bugging me for a long time: Concerts that are announced ...