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Locale Profile: Lovecraft Arts & Sciences
August 19, 2015 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Lovecraft Arts & Sciences

Leaving the sunlight-flooded corridor of the Arcade on Westminster Street to step into the Lovecraft Arts and Sciences store is ...

Shopping on Broadway
August 5, 2015 No Commentby

Shopping on Broadway

There’s something peculiar about the West End — a distinct vitality that sets it apart from the other Providence neighborhoods. ...

Provlandia: Urban Agriculture on the West End
August 5, 2015 No Commentby

Provlandia: Urban Agriculture on the West End

If you are what you eat, then West Enders are hyper-local, fresh and progressive. Providence has been on a long ...

A West Side Story
August 5, 2015 No Commentby

A West Side Story

Long ignored by many in favor of the italophile strip just north, the West Side of Providence is considered by ...

Taking Stock
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Taking Stock

I am a non-cooking foodie (and yes, I promise that is a real thing). I may not cook, but I ...

Eat Your Way Through the Animal Kingdom at the Newport Jerky Company
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Eat Your Way Through the Animal Kingdom at the Newport Jerky Company

If you are the kind of person who goes to the zoo and thinks, “I wonder what that son-of-a-bitch tastes ...

Dare To Go Inside My Cranium?
June 10, 2015 No Commentby

Dare To Go Inside My Cranium?

With a name like that, you’d expect this traveling shop to be something out of the Mutter Museum. No, you won’t ...

Know Your Mom and Pop: M + L Landscaping
May 27, 2015 No Commentby

Know Your Mom and Pop: M + L Landscaping

No one expected it to happen, but the air started to get warmer in the middle of March and the ...

Hidden on Hope Street
May 20, 2015 No Commentby

Hidden on Hope Street

When Rhode Islanders think of going out in Providence, few consider Hope St as their destination. It’s tucked away on ...

Hope Springs
May 20, 2015 No Commentby

Hope Springs

“Hope St. has everything you could really want, right here.” Says Aaron Lentz, who has been working at Hope St. ...