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Get Me to the School on Time
February 4, 2014 No Commentby

Get Me to the School on Time

A Providence elementary school introduces a new initiative that focuses on school absences and  aims to get children, who walk ...

DareMe: Singing My Heart Out
February 4, 2014 No Commentby

DareMe: Singing My Heart Out

Letting go of the fear and muscling through the pain was all part of being able to deliver Rice Krispie ...

Roots Report: The Kindness (and Unkindness) of Strangers
February 3, 2014 No Commentby

Roots Report: The Kindness (and Unkindness) of Strangers

Seeing a live show at one of the many venues in Providence? Be careful where you park, even members of ...

A Plate Switch Scandal
January 21, 2014 No Commentby

A Plate Switch Scandal

Every school day, just after 8 o’clock, Gail Johnson leaves for her job as a crossing guard for the city ...

Opinion - In a Perfect World
January 9, 2014 No Commentby

Opinion – In a Perfect World

  Universal health care is a noble idea. Not just from a humanitarian perspective, but economically – everyone who needs ...

Opinion - Employer Involvement in Health Care
January 9, 2014 No Commentby

Opinion – Employer Involvement in Health Care

  It’s an established expectation that your employer will offer health insurance. The cost, logistically, of offering it on an ...

Your Dreams Are Unbound with College Unbound
January 8, 2014 No Commentby

Your Dreams Are Unbound with College Unbound

By Erica Deis     My grandmother never went to college. She grew up in a time where college was ...

Tune in Tune Up
January 8, 2014 No Commentby

Tune in Tune Up

Healthcare for musicians One of the side effects of health care reform is that it’s likely to allow more competition ...

Healthcare Reform, RI style
January 8, 2014 No Commentby

Healthcare Reform, RI style

What Obamacare will mean for us If you read this in print, skip here for the stuff that didn’t make ...

It's Undebatable -- Debate Is Good For Kids
January 4, 2014 No Commentby

It’s Undebatable — Debate Is Good For Kids

It is a coup d’état of sorts on a Saturday in late October — a peaceful coup as dozens of ...