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My First Father’s Day
June 12, 2018 No Commentby

My First Father’s Day

When I was growing up, I always imagined having a family in my mid 20s: the wife, the kids, the ...

RI PrideFest 2018: Louder and Prouder
June 6, 2018 No Commentby

RI PrideFest 2018: Louder and Prouder

On June 1 at 6pm, the rainbow flag rose to the top of Providence City Hall for the official kickoff ...

Why Roseanne Had To Go
June 4, 2018 No Commentby

Why Roseanne Had To Go

Yes, Rosanne’s show had to go. “It is the ultimate presumption of #WhitePrivilege when you think you can call a black woman ...

7 Questions with Mike Birbiglia
May 28, 2018 No Commentby

7 Questions with Mike Birbiglia

Mike Birbiglia is a New York comedian, actor and filmmaker who was born in Shrewsbury, Mass. His feature-length directorial debut, Sleepwalk ...

Providence Announces
April 1, 2018 No Commentby

Providence Announces “Adopt-a-Pothole” Program

Providence considered a number of solutions to its scourge of potholes. According to Mayor Jorge Elorza, rejected proposals included filling ...

PawSox Stadium Continues Quest for New Outfield
April 1, 2018 No Commentby

PawSox Stadium Continues Quest for New Outfield

The embattled PawSox, having recently lost several bids to move their stadium to the old I-195 land near India point ...

Local Drag Queen, Annie B. Frank – The RuPaul of Providence
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Local Drag Queen, Annie B. Frank – The RuPaul of Providence

In an ensemble of white on blue polka dots and ruby curls with an inflatable unicorn, local drag queen Annie B. ...

Jesus Christ Superstar in Concert Takes the Wilbury Stage
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Jesus Christ Superstar in Concert Takes the Wilbury Stage

The “in concert” format for presenting popular West End/Broadway musicals came into its own with the 1995 presentation of Les ...

Alt-Health: Who's Responsible for Opioid Addiction?
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Who’s Responsible for Opioid Addiction?

As adults, we are responsible for the choices we make. But when we ask trusted caregivers for help and are ...

Food Truck Profile: Poppy’s Waffles
March 28, 2018 No Commentby

Food Truck Profile: Poppy’s Waffles

After years of going to Fenway Park and enjoying different ballpark snacks, Rhode Islander Steve Gilman developed an affection for ...