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Motif Local Restaurant Picks!
June 15, 2016 No Commentby

Motif Local Restaurant Picks!

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Cannabis - Another Shot at Legalization
February 12, 2016 No Commentby

Cannabis – Another Shot at Legalization

Rep Scott Slater Truck tolling got all the attention this week at the statehouse, but stalwart efforts to introduce a ...

Local Author's
February 10, 2016 No Commentby

Local Author’s “The Changing Season” Coming Feb 16

Local author Steven Manchester is known for being a prolific, heartfelt author who also wrote and directed his first play ...

Follow Your Nose to Providence Perfume Company
November 18, 2015 No Commentby

Follow Your Nose to Providence Perfume Company

When Providence Perfume Company owner Charna Ethier offered to let me sample an all-natural perfume whose ingredients list included some ...

The Next Crop of Poets
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

The Next Crop of Poets

Don’t tell me that the current generation of young people has fried its collective brain with too much screen time. ...

Alt-Nation: A Celebration, A Film, and Shows You Don't Want to Miss
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Nation: A Celebration, A Film, and Shows You Don’t Want to Miss

Before we begin the roundup, I have to congratulate the National Champion Providence College Men’s Hockey team! I had the ...

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 ...

Eat Local: There Are Still Plenty of Treats to Be Enjoyed
November 26, 2014 No Commentby

Eat Local: There Are Still Plenty of Treats to Be Enjoyed

With the nights drawing in and the first snow having fallen (albeit a very light dusting!) Winter is well and ...

Know Your Mom and Pop: American Pride Plumbing & Heating
November 25, 2014 No Commentby

Know Your Mom and Pop: American Pride Plumbing & Heating

Being a plumber is a seemingly thankless job. It’s the type of work no one truly appreciates until the toilet ...

Barefoot in the Park Explores the Timeless Struggles of Young Love
November 25, 2014 No Commentby

Barefoot in the Park Explores the Timeless Struggles of Young Love

Barefoot in the Park, which recently opened at Trinity Repertory Company, is a silly, lightweight confection that coasts on the appeal ...