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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 ...

2018 RI Theater Awards August 12
July 5, 2018 No Commentby

2018 RI Theater Awards August 12

Voting has now concluded for the 2018 Motif Theater Awards. Thank you for participating and supporting our theater community. Winners ...

Family Separation: A Need for “Common Sense and a Heart”
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

Family Separation: A Need for “Common Sense and a Heart”

My friend of some years asked to remain anonymous as she explains the dangers of the federal government policy of ...

AltFacts
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

AltFacts

City Upon a Hill: The Theatrics Behind America’s Cover (Up) Story Exactly 10 years ago, former president Barack Obama stood before ...

Beer On Earth Here in RI
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

Beer On Earth Here in RI

  Hot enuf for ya?!? This batch o’ way-cool brew news will offer a respite from the heat… The last ...

The Write Stuff -- Local Playwrights Behind the Plays You Love
July 4, 2018 No Commentby

The Write Stuff — Local Playwrights Behind the Plays You Love

The local theater scene is BOOMING! But have you ever thought about who is behind the creative magic? Well, we’re ...