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Is This Jazz?
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

Is This Jazz?

Ever since I first started listening to jazz, I’ve been on an hopeless quest to define it. I would tear ...

Outdoor Ambience and Good Food? Yes Indeed
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Outdoor Ambience and Good Food? Yes Indeed

Al fresco dining — it’s something we New Englanders pine for all winter long. We relish swatting away flies and ...

Local Beach Reads
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

Local Beach Reads

Reading can serve as an incredible escape during the summer — either from the heat or from the fact that ...

What Am I Going To Do With My Kids All Summer?
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

What Am I Going To Do With My Kids All Summer?

  As a mother who lives far away from both my own and my husband’s extended family, I have had ...

Summer In Newport: An Alternative Approach
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Summer In Newport: An Alternative Approach

Warm waves arrive in the Ocean State and half of us are bound to at least visit Newport. With approximately ...

I Parked In Providence. Can You?
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I Parked In Providence. Can You?

“If you have any change, I’ll give you a tip,” said the homeless man in downtown Providence, as I emerged ...

Kennedy Plaza Is Heating Up
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Kennedy Plaza Is Heating Up

Most people think of the beach when they think of summer, but not this city gal! Simply walking downtown on ...

Level Exchange: Bands, Brands and Fans
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

Level Exchange: Bands, Brands and Fans

“Bands, brands and fans,” says Lindsey Lerner with a practiced ease. During our conversation about her brainchild, Level Exchange, Lerner ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Embarrassing Nick, Baiting Bernie and a (Formerly) Bum Ticker
June 1, 2016 4 commentsby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Embarrassing Nick, Baiting Bernie and a (Formerly) Bum Ticker

The Embarrassment Quotient In a laughable incident of the pot calling the kettle black — that tops even the flatulent ...

The Hummel Report: Taking its Toll
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

The Hummel Report: Taking its Toll

It is full steam ahead for the Rhode Island Department of Transportation, and by 2018 trucks entering the state can ...