Lifestyle

Alt-Health: Kids and E-Cigs
September 12, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Kids and E-Cigs

They look like USB drives, but they are a delivery system of a very different kind. “Pod Mods” are a ...

Skateboarding
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Skateboarding

As a kid, I was pretty unfamiliar with the lay of the land outside of my quiet suburban neighborhood in ...

One Man's Brush Is Another Man's Lunch
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

One Man’s Brush Is Another Man’s Lunch

I recently signed up for a guided foraging walk with a group, but when I arrived at the appointed spot, ...

You Can't Get There from Here
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

You Can’t Get There from Here

Hot, muggy nights that were spent drinking vodka cocktails and watching “Shark Tank” reruns will now be spent drinking whisky ...

Get Your Flippie-Floppies: Blackstone Valley River Tours Will Put You On a Boat
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Get Your Flippie-Floppies: Blackstone Valley River Tours Will Put You On a Boat

The Blackstone Valley Tourism Council held its Silver Anniversary Celebration on Sunday, August 20, to commemorate the first launch of ...

Advice from the Trenches: Medicating Emotions
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Medicating Emotions

Dear C and Dr. B; I know that anxiety is considered a psychiatric condition these days, but I remember a ...

Advice from the Trenches: Bullies -- the Reality Show
August 8, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Bullies — the Reality Show

Dear C and Dr. B; I have known my mechanic Tom for many years now and we’ve had some good ...

Alt-Health: Where's a Lyme Vaccine?
July 18, 2018 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Where’s a Lyme Vaccine?

Since the ’70s, when it was first discovered in Lyme, Connecticut, Lyme Disease has become one of the fastest growing ...

A Reason to Celebrate: The Mashpee Wampanoag Powwow Returns Home
July 18, 2018 No Commentby

A Reason to Celebrate: The Mashpee Wampanoag Powwow Returns Home

  For millennia, the Mashpee Wampanoag held their annual summer powwow in a wooded glade on the southern tip of ...

What Is A Smart City Anyway?
July 11, 2018 No Commentby

What Is A Smart City Anyway?

  This past June was a bright month of creativity in Providence. The City hosted its annual PVD Fest, which ...