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Opinion: A Tough Question for Gina
May 6, 2015 No Commentby

Opinion: A Tough Question for Gina

Ah, what’s a governor to do? It’s a hard call. Do you support a ballpark in Providence, to the delight ...

PVD Roller Derby: Real Women, Real Athletes, Real Pain
May 6, 2015 No Commentby

PVD Roller Derby: Real Women, Real Athletes, Real Pain

Okay, okay, okay. Admit it. You read “roller derby” and your mind went, “Tough hot chicks in ripped stuff swirling ...

This Year’s Been Tough, But So Are These Ladies
May 6, 2015 No Commentby

This Year’s Been Tough, But So Are These Ladies

Providence Roller Derby has faced a challenging year both home and away. One of those challenges was on Apr 25 at ...

Roller Derby Rundown: Brown University, Getting Gored, and ECDX!
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Roller Derby Rundown: Brown University, Getting Gored, and ECDX!

2015 has started out tough for the girls, but as the weather heats up, so does action on the flat ...

Photo Essay: Proposed Area for New Paw Sox Stadium in Providence
April 6, 2015 No Commentby

Photo Essay: Proposed Area for New Paw Sox Stadium in Providence

Lawyer James J. Skeffington took a walking tour Thursday of the former Route 195 land in Providence where he and ...

Riveters Looking Rise: Providence Roller Derby 2015!
March 18, 2015 No Commentby

Riveters Looking Rise: Providence Roller Derby 2015!

Ladies and gentlemen! Boys and girls! Fans and fiends! And everyone in between!  The 2015 season of Providence Roller Derby ...

Opinion: Questions Surround the PawSox Sale
March 2, 2015 1 commentby

Opinion: Questions Surround the PawSox Sale

Ben Mondor, after buying the franchise out of bankruptcy in 1977, turned the Pawtucket Red Sox into a national model ...

Extreme Picnicking
January 14, 2015 No Commentby

Extreme Picnicking

Last year around this time in the season, my restless friends and I began to develop a new hobby. Refusing ...

BreakTime Bowl and Bar’s Grand Opening
January 9, 2015 No Commentby

BreakTime Bowl and Bar’s Grand Opening

A new bar scene is coming to Pawtucket in the Hope Artiste Village, just a stone’s throw from the Providence ...

Places to Plunge 2014-15
December 31, 2014 No Commentby

Places to Plunge 2014-15

    New Year’s Day Polar Bear Plunge: The Newport Polar Bears invite anyone crazy enough to join them for ...