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The Dean Hotel -- This Is Providence
April 16, 2014 No Commentby

The Dean Hotel — This Is Providence

The sweat and vision of Providence people help to define the true meaning of a luxurious hotel On April 3, ...

Know Your Mom and Pop: Record Store Day Edition
April 15, 2014 No Commentby

Know Your Mom and Pop: Record Store Day Edition

  They may be out-dated technology, but records are not ancient artifacts Record shopping used to be a favorite pasttime ...

Are URI's Hiring and Rentention Practices Fair?
April 15, 2014 No Commentby

Are URI’s Hiring and Rentention Practices Fair?

  An unresponsive university president doesn’t look good For more than a decade, the University of Rhode Island had a ...

125 Years of German American Rhode Islanders
April 2, 2014 No Commentby

125 Years of German American Rhode Islanders

Rhode Island; a melting pot Global culture continues to homogenize, and American cultural elements have spread throughout the world. When ...

Pin-up of the Month: Melinda Bottesini
March 5, 2014 No Commentby

Pin-up of the Month: Melinda Bottesini

Do you have a nickname? Mindy What do you never leave home without? A positive attitude, sunglasses and my Narragansett ...

A Chorus of Christmas Carols
November 30, 2013 No Commentby

A Chorus of Christmas Carols

Nominal Christians (or “Chreasters” as some like to call them) are often derided for the practice of showing up to ...

The Ultimate (Local) Holiday Gift Guide
November 12, 2013 No Commentby

The Ultimate (Local) Holiday Gift Guide

The Motif writing team is a talented bunch with various interests. We’re geeks, drinkers, movie lovers, parents, newlyweds, farmers, and ...

A Bump in the Road
November 1, 2013 No Commentby

A Bump in the Road

RI Road rising above the rest– literally From a distance, Route 3 looks like any other busy highway in Rhode ...

A Hip-Hop Revelation: The Church Of Providence Returns
October 15, 2013 No Commentby

A Hip-Hop Revelation: The Church Of Providence Returns

Win some last minute tickets! The Church of Providence is a sacred tradition in the city and is a staple ...

Ordinary Bill
October 8, 2013 No Commentby

Ordinary Bill

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