Food

Smooooth! Our intrepid writer heads out on a smoothie bowl crawl
May 15, 2019 No Commentby

Smooooth! Our intrepid writer heads out on a smoothie bowl crawl

Once upon a time I lived in Hawaii and worked as a dolphin trainer. I made $8 an hour and ...

That's Twisted! The World Pretzel Eating Championship comes to PVD
May 15, 2019 No Commentby

That’s Twisted! The World Pretzel Eating Championship comes to PVD

Pretzel purveyors The Malted Barley have announced the official (Major League Eating-sanctioned event) 2019 Malted Barley World Pretzel Eating Championship ...

Unsavory Tastes: Give a thought to history before placing your order
May 15, 2019 No Commentby

Unsavory Tastes: Give a thought to history before placing your order

On the afternoon of March 15, 1999, Northern Irish lawyer Rosemary Nelson reversed her silver BMW out of the driveway ...

Putting Down Roots: Fully Rooted opens a second location
May 1, 2019 No Commentby

Putting Down Roots: Fully Rooted opens a second location

Suddenly, as if overnight, I woke up to find RI’s once barren tree limbs dressed in dazzling white, pink and ...

Perfect Day!: Take a stroll down Main to The Perfect Sweet
April 3, 2019 No Commentby

Perfect Day!: Take a stroll down Main to The Perfect Sweet

Strolling down Main Street in Warren is an almost-every-day occurrence for me. When your job demands hours in front of ...

Locale Profile: Gettin' Fresh!: Prica Farina serves up homemade pasta with a pinch of flour and a lot of love
March 20, 2019 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Gettin’ Fresh!: Prica Farina serves up homemade pasta with a pinch of flour and a lot of love

“They look like my wife’s hair,” David Strenio said as he guided the cavatappi pasta cascading from the extruder in perfectly ...

New Beginnings: The opening of Aleppo Sweets
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

New Beginnings: The opening of Aleppo Sweets

While most restaurants and cafes begin with a vision, Aleppo Sweets, in many ways, began with a friendship. Sandy Martin, ...

Get Growing!: Community gardens builds healthy bodies and resilient communities
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Get Growing!: Community gardens builds healthy bodies and resilient communities

“A few years ago, nobody knew about urban agriculture,” said Roberta Groch, a board member of the Southside Community Land ...

Open and Closed
March 6, 2019 No Commentby

Open and Closed

Opened Friskie Fries: County Road, Barrington. friskiefries.com Hey, french fry lovers (that’s all but two of you, right?)! Friskie Fries now ...

Hometown Poké Finds a Home
February 20, 2019 No Commentby

Hometown Poké Finds a Home

Rhode Island is a small state — the smallest, in fact, which you all already knew — but here’s another ...