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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 ...

Atomic Bride of X Minus One Invades AS220
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

Atomic Bride of X Minus One Invades AS220

The current show of Counter-Productions Theatre at AS220 is their delightful, every-other-year homage to classic stories of science fiction. This ...

This Veterans Day, Don't Thank a Veteran
November 5, 2014 No Commentby

This Veterans Day, Don’t Thank a Veteran

In thinking back on the days of Easy Company, I’m treasuring my remark to a grandson who asked, “Grandpa, were you ...

Nikola Tesla: (Not Quite) Celebrated Visionary
July 2, 2014 No Commentby

Nikola Tesla: (Not Quite) Celebrated Visionary

Forefront of Electricity, Nikola Tesla There have been many golden ages throughout history, times of enlightenment and unbound creativity when ...

Hummel Spotlight: The Name Is Outdated, but the Services Are Not
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

Hummel Spotlight: The Name Is Outdated, but the Services Are Not

One of Rhode Island’s Oldest Independent Charities On a Saturday morning in April, a committee of half a dozen people ...

Glamping: Eat Your S'Mores in Your Stilettos
June 4, 2014 No Commentby

Glamping: Eat Your S’Mores in Your Stilettos

Vintage Style Camping In 2008, during our annual trip to the Finger Lake Grassroots Festival of Music and Dance, we ...

Not So Great Gatsby: A Valentine’s Day With No Head Tricks
February 4, 2014 No Commentby

Not So Great Gatsby: A Valentine’s Day With No Head Tricks

Dear Nick, The champagne buzz has barely worn off from New Year’s Eve and here we are, flying into February. ...

Book Review: Woman Rebel: The Margaret Sanger Story
October 29, 2013 No Commentby

Book Review: Woman Rebel: The Margaret Sanger Story

Bagge seeks to illuminate the life of a woman who was neither saint nor devil, but a human being with ...

I Am Providence
July 23, 2013 No Commentby

I Am Providence

Howard Phillips Lovecraft’s profound influence can be seen in nearly every artistic medium, horror or otherwise. From graphic novels to ...

Grab Your Spooks at the Providence Ghost Tours
June 25, 2013 No Commentby

Grab Your Spooks at the Providence Ghost Tours

By Jeffrey Folker The Providence Ghost Tour: where orbs, shadows, specters, poltergeists and other things go bump in the night. ...