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A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea

A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea

Jun 28, 2016 | No comment

  The latest production of West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea features some terrific singing and dancing, as

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Advice from the Trenches: I'm Confused!

Advice from the Trenches: I’m Confused!

Jun 22, 2016 | No comment

Dear C, I am confused. Every time I watch a news show or read the paper, there’s another headline about

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Steven Manchester's The Changing Season

Steven Manchester’s The Changing Season

Jun 22, 2016 | No comment

  This is a coming-of-age tale about Billy, a recent high school graduate, during his last summer of carefree kid-dom

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Motif Event Picks for June 22 - 28

Motif Event Picks for June 22 – 28

Jun 22, 2016 | No comment

Motif is trying something new, where our team selects a handful of events we find particularly interesting or cool for

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Rhody Beers and Bites

Rhody Beers and Bites

Jun 15, 2016 | No comment

We asked five local beer-and-food savants to talk perfect pairings. Dig into their plates and pints…. Brian Oakley, general manager

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  • A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea
  • Advice from the Trenches: I'm Confused!
  • Steven Manchester's The Changing Season
  • Motif Event Picks for June 22 - 28
  • Rhody Beers and Bites

Theater

A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea
June 28, 2016 No Comment

A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea

  The latest production of West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea features some terrific singing and dancing, as ...

Got Beer?

Rhody Beers and Bites
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Rhody Beers and Bites

We asked five local beer-and-food savants to talk perfect pairings. Dig into their plates and pints…. Brian Oakley, general manager ...

Books

Steven Manchester's The Changing Season
June 22, 2016 No Comment

Steven Manchester’s The Changing Season

  This is a coming-of-age tale about Billy, a recent high school graduate, during his last summer of carefree kid-dom ...

Cannabis

Summer Edible Recipes
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Summer Edible Recipes

  With summer approaching, plans of picnics, camping, boat rides and beach days are imminent. These summer recipes will take ...

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

Womanimation! Returns to Providence
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Womanimation! Returns to Providence

On Saturday, June 25, Merging Arts will present the 8th annual Womanimation Film Festival in Providence, and if you’re not quite ...

Fine Arts

Crossing Bridges to Find Public Art
June 2, 2016 No Comment

Crossing Bridges to Find Public Art

  It’s as though the highway between Providence and Rhode Island’s waterfront becomes a portal to a preserved time. Perhaps ...

Food

Icy, Creamy, Healthy Sweet: A Cookbook, Not an Oxymoron.
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Icy, Creamy, Healthy Sweet: A Cookbook, Not an Oxymoron.

  As a child of the ‘70s, my memory of frozen summer treats includes Popsicles loaded with red dye number ...

Lifestyle

Advice from the Trenches: I'm Confused!
June 22, 2016 No Comment

Advice from the Trenches: I’m Confused!

Dear C, I am confused. Every time I watch a news show or read the paper, there’s another headline about ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries:  You’ve been hitting road blocks no matter which way you turn. These snags have been occurring in many aspects ...

Opinion

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: The Urinal, Ali and Happenings Around Town
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: The Urinal, Ali and Happenings Around Town

Shrinkage More lipstick on the pig of Fountain Street as Gatehouse Media continues to downsize The Urinal. BlowJo Executive Editor ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-up: Bettysioux Tailor
March 23, 2016 No Comment

Pin-up: Bettysioux Tailor

Are you a good roller skater? I am really good at rolling forward, not so good at stopping. Would you ...

Shopping

Level Exchange at PVDFest
June 1, 2016 No Comment

Level Exchange at PVDFest

On the surface, music and small businesses don’t have much in common, but they are both rock stars in their ...

Sports

Gone Fishin'
June 1, 2016 No Comment

Gone Fishin’

With summer quickly approaching, I imagine there are some readers who would like to learn to fish — that age-old ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: The Low Anthem's eyeland and Allysen Callery
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Alt-Nation: The Low Anthem’s eyeland and Allysen Callery

In 2011 when The Low Anthem started work on their fourth album, the band was on a roll having garnered international ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: The Summer Continues
June 15, 2016 No Comment

The Roots Report: The Summer Continues

Okee dokee folks … The other night I experienced The Buddy Holly Story at Theatre By The Sea in Matunuck. I ...