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Roommate Wanted
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Roommate Wanted

Living with roommates is a quintessential college experience for most people: get assigned to a stranger, move in with them, ...

The Social Impact of Working from Home
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

The Social Impact of Working from Home

If you work from home in Rhode Island, prepare yourself each winter for a wave of resentment from friends and ...

Survivor Guilt in the Midst of a War
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Survivor Guilt in the Midst of a War

It has been exactly one year since I wrote my piece “Walking While Black.” Yesterday I watched the Unite the Alt-Right ...

Multi-Generation Households on the Rise
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Multi-Generation Households on the Rise

On December 19, 1971, “The Homecoming: A Christmas Story,” aired. It was the TV pilot of a series that would ...

Downtown Design Review Committee Review: Summer Memories
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Downtown Design Review Committee Review: Summer Memories

It’s been a tame summer for the Downtown Design Review Committee. With so little to report on, your correspondent has ...

Alt-Health: Get the Lead Out
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Get the Lead Out

Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, a pediatrician in Flint, Michigan, first raised the alarm about lead in the water. Flint had switched ...

Want To Go Solar? Now's Your Chance!
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Want To Go Solar? Now’s Your Chance!

Those who have considered investing time and resources into the installation of solar panels may think of the environmental and ...

Alt-Health: More Than Skin Deep
August 9, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: More Than Skin Deep

Nineteen years ago, Marianne Kelly, a licensed cosmetologist, was diagnosed with a brain tumor. The 18 months of rehabilitation were ...

More Than Just Fun and Games at NecronomiCon
August 2, 2017 No Commentby

More Than Just Fun and Games at NecronomiCon

NecronomiCon attracts more than just Lovecraft geeks. It also attracts Lovecraft gamers. Every convention, a massive group of gamers ascends ...

Alt-Health: The Power of the Mind
July 26, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: The Power of the Mind

Illness never just affects our bodies; our minds are sucked down into the spiraling vortex too. Moods seem to darken ...