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New Wave Science: Local scientists study the ocean from the crest of a wave
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

New Wave Science: Local scientists study the ocean from the crest of a wave

The sands of time are shifting in Rhode Island, and not just metaphorically. Coastal erosion is a problem in the ...

The Oregon Trail: Caravan to your local liquor shop for a pinot noir from Oregon -- covered wagon not required
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

The Oregon Trail: Caravan to your local liquor shop for a pinot noir from Oregon — covered wagon not required

The first flowers sprout from the ground, and our thoughts turn to lighter fare and wine.  Pinot noir, with bright ...

Distill My Beating Heart: New, old and everything in between -- we haven't met a distillery we don't love
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Distill My Beating Heart: New, old and everything in between — we haven’t met a distillery we don’t love

From the old guard represented by Sons of Liberty to new kid on the block, RI Spirits, distilleries seem to ...

Stay and Listen: Composer Tim O'Keefe will create a soundtrack to The Dean this month
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Stay and Listen: Composer Tim O’Keefe will create a soundtrack to The Dean this month

Tim O’Keefe is an internationally acclaimed producer, composer, performer and DJ, whose work has been featured in films such as ...

Rhode Ireland: Irish immigrants' influence abounds in our fair state
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Rhode Ireland: Irish immigrants’ influence abounds in our fair state

Of all the stories in Irish legend, few have captured more imaginations than the mystical kingdom of Tír na nÓg. ...

Five Fun Things to Do: February 27 - March 6
February 27, 2019 No Commentby

Five Fun Things to Do: February 27 – March 6

WED 27 Dance Barre: Kicking and Screening: An evening watching dance films while drinking wine. Zeiterion Theatre, 684 Purchase St, ...

Love Under the Northern Lights: Entertaining Almost, Maine is almost realism, most decidedly magical
February 26, 2019 No Commentby

Love Under the Northern Lights: Entertaining Almost, Maine is almost realism, most decidedly magical

Almost, Maine, by playwright/actor John Cariani, holds the distinction of being one of the most popular plays of this decade ...

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

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 ...

Impact! Rudy Cheeks is the inaugural winner of Motif's lifetime achievement award
February 20, 2019 No Commentby

Impact! Rudy Cheeks is the inaugural winner of Motif’s lifetime achievement award

You wouldn’t think there were many teenagers living in Pawtucket in the late 1960s who were heavily into John Coltrane, ...

Time (tat)to Vote!
February 20, 2019 No Commentby

Time (tat)to Vote!

The nominations are in, and now it’s time for the picking. Help us honor some of the best tattoo art in ...