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An Escape: Books through Bars provides inmates with the magic of stories
November 14, 2018 No Commentby

An Escape: Books through Bars provides inmates with the magic of stories

Providence Books through Bars is a 15-year-old organization that provides reading material to inmates throughout the country. It is a ...

AltHealth: Separating Flu Shot Facts from Fiction
November 7, 2018 No Commentby

AltHealth: Separating Flu Shot Facts from Fiction

The 2018–2019 flu season is upon us and every pharmacy in the state has signs up urging people to get ...

Advice from the Trenches: Coat Room Conundrum
November 5, 2018 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Coat Room Conundrum

Dear C and Dr. B; I’m in my third year of undergrad. Last weekend at a party, I admit that ...

Operation Stand Down: Helping veterans help themselves
October 31, 2018 No Commentby

Operation Stand Down: Helping veterans help themselves

The US Census says that more than 70,000 veterans live in Rhode Island. The US Department of Housing and Urban ...

An Interview with RJ Heim: More Constant Than the Weather
October 24, 2018 No Commentby

An Interview with RJ Heim: More Constant Than the Weather

RJ Heim is a familiar face and voice to most Rhode Islanders, as the weekend weatherman and a feature reporter ...

Zombie Night 2018 Photo
October 22, 2018 No Commentby

Zombie Night 2018 Photo

Taken by Small Frye at the Dark Lady, right after the Boo-lesque show: party to un-die for With boo-lesque dancers ...

They're Everywhere: We interviewed prominent Rhode Islanders who now slumber beneath our soil
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

They’re Everywhere: We interviewed prominent Rhode Islanders who now slumber beneath our soil

As the veil between the worlds thins this Halloween night, this time-travelling Irishman stepped into the land beyond the horizon ...

Is Motif Haunted? An expert sussed out the spirits in our office and spoiler alert -- it is!
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

Is Motif Haunted? An expert sussed out the spirits in our office and spoiler alert — it is!

Motif headquarters sits on the Blackstone River in an old mill building that creaks and moans as if trying to ...

Grave Concern: Historical cemeteries beckon volunteers to final resting places
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

Grave Concern: Historical cemeteries beckon volunteers to final resting places

You see them all over Rhode Island: white rectangular placards on metal poles — like bus stop signs — beside ...

An Interview with Trinity Rep's Conversationalist-in-Residence, Christina Bevilacqua
October 10, 2018 No Commentby

An Interview with Trinity Rep’s Conversationalist-in-Residence, Christina Bevilacqua

I had the recent opportunity to speak with Trinity Rep’s conversationalist-in-residence, Christina Bevilacqua. Our conversation follows: Alison O’Donnell: What does a ...