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Where the Chickens Come Home to Roost
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Where the Chickens Come Home to Roost

Eight years ago, Steve Stycos of the Cranston City Council proposed an ordinance to allow chickens to be kept in ...

Downtown Design Review Committee Review: Plugging Holes Near RISD
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Downtown Design Review Committee Review: Plugging Holes Near RISD

Did you know all downtown construction must receive approval from an unelected body of architects, developers and preservationists? They are ...

Locale Profile: Creative Valentine’s Day Pairings
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Creative Valentine’s Day Pairings

I recently read an article about this season’s “The Bachelor,” and one of the contestants (probably named Lauren) was asked ...

Alt-Health: Early Romance and You
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Early Romance and You

Being swept into the throes of first love is like hurling through the rapids — you are both thrilled and ...

Bringing Nonmonogamy into the Open
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Bringing Nonmonogamy into the Open

Are you looking for that special someone? Your one and only? The person to be everything to you? That is ...

Advice from the Trenches: First Date Tips
January 24, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: First Date Tips

Dear C; I’m an attractive, intelligent woman with a wide variety of interests. I support myself as a freelance writer ...

Advice from the Trenches: Panicky Parent
January 17, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Panicky Parent

Dear C, I’m wondering if I did the right thing. Last night, my 14-year-old daughter had a sleepover with her ...

2018 Tattoo Awards!
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

2018 Tattoo Awards!

  It’s time for Motif’s annual tattoo contest. We’d love to have you participate. Please vote! For best results, zoom in ...

Abilify MyCite – The Ethics of Digital Drugs in Mental Health Treatment
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Abilify MyCite – The Ethics of Digital Drugs in Mental Health Treatment

    For the first time, the Federal Drug Administration has approved a drug that tracks when you’ve taken it. ...

Family of None
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Family of None

“Why would I want a mini-me?” she asks, annoyed at the suggestion that someday she might want to have kids. ...