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Festival51 Is for and About Women's Voices and Choices
July 1, 2015 2 commentsby

Festival51 Is for and About Women’s Voices and Choices

Festival51 is a new performance vehicle for original theater work in Rhode Island to showcase women playwrights and directors. The ...

The Hummel Report: Mid-Year Update
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

The Hummel Report: Mid-Year Update

Editor’s note: The Hummel Report’s mid-year update has new information on a handful of previous investigations. Uneasy Adjustment — In ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World

It Sucks … Period Phillipe and Jorge are always delighted and excited when we see The Biggest Little involved in ...

Disagreement at the State House Allows “Good Samaritan” to Die
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Disagreement at the State House Allows “Good Samaritan” to Die

On July 1, Rhode Island’s “Good Samaritan” law expires, repealing immunity from legal repercussions for those who contact emergency services ...

“Death Sentence:” Good Samaritan Overdose Prevention Act Expires in Political Tiff
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

“Death Sentence:” Good Samaritan Overdose Prevention Act Expires in Political Tiff

“People are going to die,” said Rebecca McGoldrick, executive director of Protect Families First, describing the consequences of a bizarre ...

PRD Rollin’ Hard to the East Coast Derby Extravaganza
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

PRD Rollin’ Hard to the East Coast Derby Extravaganza

The three-day weekend of Jun 19 – 21 will mark the ninth annual East Coast Derby Extravaganza (ECDX) in Feasterville, ...

Rhode Island Spotlight: Neighbors Helping Neighbors
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

Rhode Island Spotlight: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

It was a busy and productive weekend last month as dozens of volunteers fanned out across the southern part of ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: New Entrants Through The Steely Gates, New Entrants Through The Pearly Gates
June 17, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: New Entrants Through The Steely Gates, New Entrants Through The Pearly Gates

New Henhouse for the Fox So, it looks like former house speaker Gordon Fox is headed for federal prison (aka, ...

Opinion: What the Hell Is Wrong with Rhode Island?
June 12, 2015 No Commentby

Opinion: What the Hell Is Wrong with Rhode Island?

The RI economy is so bad that my friends from other states, many of them expatriates themselves, keep trying to ...

Summer Hip-Hop Watch List for 2015
June 10, 2015 No Commentby

Summer Hip-Hop Watch List for 2015

If your head is still nodding from the great spread of hip-hop shows this past winter, then it’s time to ...