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‘Mr. Providence’ Represents Home City in Boxing Matches
January 6, 2016 No Commentby

‘Mr. Providence’ Represents Home City in Boxing Matches

Vladine Biosse wanted to be ‘Bad Boy Biosse.’ It’s the kind of bad-ass nickname that most boxers seem to sport. Locally, ...

Mob Squad Outskates the Honeys; Move onto Championship Bout
September 30, 2015 No Commentby

Mob Squad Outskates the Honeys; Move onto Championship Bout

On September 19, the Sakonnet River Roller Rats were spread out through the crowd, watching the competition to see who ...

PawSox Update
September 23, 2015 No Commentby

PawSox Update

In case you’re not getting news from any other local source this week, there have been some interesting developments in ...

Providence Roller Derby: Rats Chasing the Big Cheese
September 2, 2015 No Commentby

Providence Roller Derby: Rats Chasing the Big Cheese

Home season at Providence Roller Derby has started off hot at the Alex & Ani Downtown Skating Rink. The opening ...

The Rosters Are A’Roarin’: Home Season Begins
July 15, 2015 No Commentby

The Rosters Are A’Roarin’: Home Season Begins

The hottest part of a flame is closest to the source. In this case, the greatest competition in roller derby ...

Know Your Mom and Pop: Lang's Bowlarama
July 8, 2015 No Commentby

Know Your Mom and Pop: Lang’s Bowlarama

There’s nothing like a good night of bowling. Something about being in a bowling alley inspires a nostalgic feeling of ...

Riveters Rally to Victory at ECDX
July 1, 2015 No Commentby

Riveters Rally to Victory at ECDX

Providence’s travel team, the Rhode Island Riveters, were plagued this year with injuries and zero wins going into the 2015 ...

Pics or it Didn't Happen
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

Pics or it Didn’t Happen

If you live in New England, there is a good chance that you or someone you know has a fish ...

Not So Great Gatsby: Gats Rides a Made Pony
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

Not So Great Gatsby: Gats Rides a Made Pony

Dear Nick, To paraphrase Rakim: It’s been a long time. I shouldn’t left you without a strong piece to read ...

PRD: Looking Toward the Derby Extravaganza
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

PRD: Looking Toward the Derby Extravaganza

The year continues to be an uphill battle for the derby girls of PVD, but they refuse to throw in ...