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Kathy Griffin Is Ready for The Vets!
March 29, 2017 No Commentby

Kathy Griffin Is Ready for The Vets!

Okee dokee folks … I spoke with comedian Kathy Griffin last week about her upcoming show at Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium ...

Downtown Design Review Committee Review
March 22, 2017 No Commentby

Downtown Design Review Committee Review

The Downtown Design Review Committee (DDRC) meets monthly to approve all renovation and construction in Providence’s D-1 zoning district. The ...

2017 Music Awards
March 16, 2017 No Commentby

2017 Music Awards

  The nominees in each category were suggested by local live music venues (over 80 of them) as well as ...

Government Funding of the Arts Rumored in Peril
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Government Funding of the Arts Rumored in Peril

Three federal government agencies have been targets in the culture wars for decades: the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), ...

Life and Dance with Bill Evans
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Life and Dance with Bill Evans

Internationally renowned choreographer and dancer Bill Evans relocated to Providence in 2014 when his husband, Don Halquist, became dean of ...

Alt Facts: Mari-what?!
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Alt Facts: Mari-what?!

The core concepts deployed when using alternative facts as a political weapon are far from new (The Rosetta Stone was ...

The Hummel Report: Breaking Ground at Browning Mill Pond
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

The Hummel Report: Breaking Ground at Browning Mill Pond

On an unusually warm day in February, Browning Mill Pond in Exeter proved to be a popular place for visitors ...

Locale Profile: Federal Hill Pizza Opens in Providence
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Federal Hill Pizza Opens in Providence

“Have you been to Federal Hill Pizza in Warren?” my friend Rob asked me as we drove to dinner on ...

Motif Event Picks for March 15 - March 21
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Motif Event Picks for March 15 – March 21

THU 16 Urban Showcase: Featuring the best in local upcoming hip-hop acts, including BBE, $inisters, Spocka Summa and Scribe. 8:30pm, ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World:
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World:

Paging Inspector Clouseau If you are like Phillipe and Jorge — or most residents of the Biggest Little — you ...