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Doublethink: Make America Non-Orwellian Again
August 15, 2018 No Commentby

Doublethink: Make America Non-Orwellian Again

On August 16 – our publication day – almost one hundred newspapers and magazines, ranging from major national dailies to ...

Foo Fest Celebrates 25 Years
August 15, 2018 No Commentby

Foo Fest Celebrates 25 Years

AS220 is an enduring treasure in the Providence arts community. Whether the “AS” stands in your mind for “”Alternative Space,” ...

Philippe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Go, Space Force!
August 15, 2018 No Commentby

Philippe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Go, Space Force!

Space Cadet Now that we have firmly established that President Big Baby is a delusional, autocrat-worshipping, misogynist and racist who’s ...

Public Art Takes Over in Providence
August 15, 2018 No Commentby

Public Art Takes Over in Providence

Not just the face, but the entire body and beating heart of public art is changing in Providence. Stroll through ...

RI Workers Guaranteed Paid Sick Time
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

RI Workers Guaranteed Paid Sick Time

Workers in Rhody who live in fear of getting sick or needing a day off just got a big dose ...

Oh Boy! There's a New Hot Spot on Westminster!
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

Oh Boy! There’s a New Hot Spot on Westminster!

I’ll start with an admission: When it comes to food, I like it spicy. Since my collegiate youth spent in Western ...

And Now, for Your Feature Presentation
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

And Now, for Your Feature Presentation

Shawn Quirk is the program director for the Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF), and this is his eighth year working ...

Newport Jazz Festival: Smooth Sounds Swing on the Sea Air
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

Newport Jazz Festival: Smooth Sounds Swing on the Sea Air

  Standing in a field under full sun is the last thing anyone wants to do; unless, of course, said standing ...

Sheldon Whitehouse Challengers Enter the Field
July 25, 2018 No Commentby

Sheldon Whitehouse Challengers Enter the Field

The race for a seat in the US Senate has taken shape in Rhode Island as overwhelming favorite, incumbent Senator Sheldon ...

Advice from the Trenches: Can I Have My Cuppa?
July 11, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Can I Have My Cuppa?

Dear C; I used to drink coffee – until my boyfriend started getting on my case about it because of ...