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In Their Own Words: Jared Moffat, Director of Regulate Rhode Island
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Jared Moffat, Director of Regulate Rhode Island

What do you think would be the advantages of being the first state in New England to legalize? First, there’s ...

In Their Own Words: Nancy A. DeNuccio, Ocean State Prevention
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Nancy A. DeNuccio, Ocean State Prevention

What do you think would be the advantages of being the first state in New England to legalize? I do ...

The Colorado 420 Tour
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

The Colorado 420 Tour

One of our contributors took a 420 bus tour during a recent trip to Colorado. Read about her experience.  We ...

Hemp and the Freedom to Grow
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Hemp and the Freedom to Grow

“The greatest service which can be rendered any country is to add a useful plant to its culture.” -Thomas Jefferson. ...

Medical Marijuana Patients Concerned About Senate Bill 791
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Medical Marijuana Patients Concerned About Senate Bill 791

We talked to The Rhode Island Patient Assistance Coalitions’ JoAnne Leppanen about a proposed bill in the Senate that has ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Traffic Snarls, Political Fools and Art Makes Everything Better
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Traffic Snarls, Political Fools and Art Makes Everything Better

Newport Nightmares Ah, Newport. Sailing Capital of the World. City by the Sea. Rhode Island’s #1 tourist attraction. And seemingly ...

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 ...

Regulating Marijuana in Rhode Island: A Public Health and Safety Approach Takes Place to Educate Locals and Leaders
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

Regulating Marijuana in Rhode Island: A Public Health and Safety Approach Takes Place to Educate Locals and Leaders

After a successful week at the midterm ballot boxes, the crusade to end cannabis prohibition seems to be gaining momentum. ...

A Stereotype Guide to Ending Cannabis Prohibition
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

A Stereotype Guide to Ending Cannabis Prohibition

With the midterm elections taking place in November, politicians across the nation have been hitting the campaign trail hard; shaking ...

Not So Great Gatsby: The Diminutive Demon of Dorrance Street 
October 21, 2014 No Commentby

Not So Great Gatsby: The Diminutive Demon of Dorrance Street 

Dear Nick, Imagine this: a pudgy, tiny, toupee-sporting man hatches a cocaine- and alcohol-fueled plot to recover his divorce settlement ...