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A Newcomer's Guide to RI Theater

A Newcomer’s Guide to RI Theater

Sep 2, 2015 | No comment

Rhode Island is unique for many reasons — quahogs, bubblahs and our tight-knit theater community. However, if you’re new to this

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The PAF Moves Pawtucket's Evolution Forward

The PAF Moves Pawtucket’s Evolution Forward

Sep 2, 2015 | No comment

The Pawtucket Arts Festival (PAF) is more than a pop‐up event with fried dough and face paint. Through October 4, PAF will bring the community affordable and interactive events that span across time and disciplines. The annual Taste of the Valley and the Blackstone River Party kicked

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Rhode Island Spotlight: Teaching Boys Leadership at Yawgoog

Rhode Island Spotlight: Teaching Boys Leadership at Yawgoog

Sep 2, 2015 | No comment

At first glance it looks like many other summer camps with lots of waterfront activities and places for kids to

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10 Things Every Rhode Islander Must Do

10 Things Every Rhode Islander Must Do

Sep 2, 2015 | No comment

Every county, state, and region of the country has its own unique quirks, phrases, vocabulary and recipes, but few offer

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Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: I-195 Backdoor Dealings, Lessons from Trump, ecoRI Turns 6, and Mark Weiner Soothes a Bad Dream

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: I-195 Backdoor Dealings, Lessons from Trump, ecoRI Turns 6, and Mark Weiner Soothes a Bad Dream

Sep 2, 2015 | No comment

Backdoor Curveball  As more and more people turn out to the public forums and discussions to oppose the Pawtucket Red

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  • A Newcomer's Guide to RI Theater
  • The PAF Moves Pawtucket's Evolution Forward
  • Rhode Island Spotlight: Teaching Boys Leadership at Yawgoog
  • 10 Things Every Rhode Islander Must Do
  • Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: I-195 Backdoor Dealings, Lessons from Trump, ecoRI Turns 6, and Mark Weiner Soothes a Bad Dream

Theater

Fall Theater Preview
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Fall Theater Preview

Professional 2nd Story Theatre This theater season is an exciting one at 2nd Story with upcoming shows such as Dangerous ...

Got Beer?

Fall Beer Forecast
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Fall Beer Forecast

The fall brings a bounty of beer fests and other cheers-inducing events. Dive into this list of happenings and start ...

Books

Book Review: Thomas D’Agostino's Haunted Rhode Island
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Book Review: Thomas D’Agostino’s Haunted Rhode Island

Fall is my absolute favorite season. The temperature is at a close to perfect level — not so hot and ...

Cannabis

High Society - A Senator’s Perspective on Overdose
August 18, 2015 No Comment

High Society – A Senator’s Perspective on Overdose

Josh Miller is a RI senator (Democrat – District 28) first elected in 2006 to represent Cranston and Warwick. Since ...

Dare Me

DareMe: I Hate the Beach!
June 3, 2015 No Comment

DareMe: I Hate the Beach!

I hate the beach. I always have. There is simply nothing for me there. I hate the sand that manages ...

Film

Film Review: Sinister 2
August 26, 2015 No Comment

Film Review: Sinister 2

Sinister 2 follows the events of the first film with now Ex-Deputy So & So obsessively researching the Bughuul mythology ...

Fine Arts

Art Studios in the Wilds of Pawtucket
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Art Studios in the Wilds of Pawtucket

Both of us had just gotten off shifts from our retail jobs, which kept us indoors while the sun remained ...

Food

By Land or ByWater, Warren’s Newest Restaurant is an All-Star
September 2, 2015 No Comment

By Land or ByWater, Warren’s Newest Restaurant is an All-Star

One could say a little bird told me about the newest addition to the already-fabulous food scene in Warren, and ...

Lifestyle

DareMe: O'Crepe, it's Hot in Here!
September 2, 2015 No Comment

DareMe: O’Crepe, it’s Hot in Here!

Even as summer comes to a close, food trucks continue to convene every Friday night at the carousel in Roger ...

Lunar Notes

Changing Seasons, Changing Times – What to Expect From Fall 2015
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Changing Seasons, Changing Times – What to Expect From Fall 2015

And the craziness continues. The first day of autumn falls between a Solar and Lunar Eclipse. Eclipses intensify the energy. ...

Opinion

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: I-195 Backdoor Dealings, Lessons from Trump, ecoRI Turns 6, and Mark Weiner Soothes a Bad Dream
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: I-195 Backdoor Dealings, Lessons from Trump, ecoRI Turns 6, and Mark Weiner Soothes a Bad Dream

Backdoor Curveball  As more and more people turn out to the public forums and discussions to oppose the Pawtucket Red ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-up Interview: Jessie Styles
August 12, 2015 No Comment

Pin-up Interview: Jessie Styles

Do you have a nickname? Mama bean or Mom… Mom… Mom What do you never leave home without? My two ...

Shopping

Locale Profile: Lovecraft Arts & Sciences
August 19, 2015 No Comment

Locale Profile: Lovecraft Arts & Sciences

Leaving the sunlight-flooded corridor of the Arcade on Westminster Street to step into the Lovecraft Arts and Sciences store is ...

Sports

Providence Roller Derby: Rats Chasing the Big Cheese
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Providence Roller Derby: Rats Chasing the Big Cheese

Home season at Providence Roller Derby has started off hot at the Alex & Ani Downtown Skating Rink. The opening ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: An Interview with Peter Wolf and Fall Shows
September 2, 2015 No Comment

Alt-Nation: An Interview with Peter Wolf and Fall Shows

My earliest memories of listening to radio involve getting down to The J. Geils Band when they started to have ...

Roots Report

Roots Report: Comedy Series, Folk Fest and Other Shows to Close the Summer
August 19, 2015 No Comment

Roots Report: Comedy Series, Folk Fest and Other Shows to Close the Summer

Okee dokee folks …The other night I was in Pawtucket to tape an appearance on the cable access show, “An ...