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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 ...

The Hummel Report: Too Close for Comfort
May 18, 2016 No Commentby

The Hummel Report: Too Close for Comfort

Five years ago the Rhode Island Department of Transportation repaved part of Route 116 in Smithfield. The state told everyone ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Boos and Cheers
May 18, 2016 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Boos and Cheers

Political Roundup    What is it about public office holders in Vo Dilun? This has always been a problem (as ...

IMBIBE: Smokey Negroni
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

IMBIBE: Smokey Negroni

It’s May and in the spirit of warm days to come, we often turn toward agave-based spirits. With the Motif ...

Memorial Hospital and the Future of Maternity Care
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Memorial Hospital and the Future of Maternity Care

The future of Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket is still uncertain. Motif has been covering the debate around the obstetrics unit closure, and ...

Wait, Wait ... Don't Tell Me! Comes to PPAC
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Wait, Wait … Don’t Tell Me! Comes to PPAC

You don’t have to be a news aficionado to appreciate National Public Radio’s Chicago-based “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!” but ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: The Bern, Trump's Rhody Connection and Recent Losses
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: The Bern, Trump’s Rhody Connection and Recent Losses

Feeling the Bern Your superior correspondents (who were at The Met last Tuesday night, emceeing the celebration of Bernie Sanders’ ...

Rhode Island Spotlight: Heavenly Gingers
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Rhode Island Spotlight: Heavenly Gingers

Frank O’Donnell has been a professional comedian for more than three decades, appearing in front of hundreds of audiences like ...