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Roots Report: Take Me Out of the Ballgame
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

Roots Report: Take Me Out of the Ballgame

Okee dokee folks … I am going to preface my column by stating that much to my father’s disappointment, I ...

UCOH Is Open for Interpretation
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

UCOH Is Open for Interpretation

Festival Ballet Providence closes its 37th season with their popular Up Close On Hope dance series and the best way ...

SENE Celebrates its Seventh Year
April 15, 2015 No Commentby

SENE Celebrates its Seventh Year

Want a film screening, live music and art every night of the week? The SENE Film Music and Arts Festival ...

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 ...

National Ceramics Conference Lands in Providence
March 25, 2015 1 commentby

National Ceramics Conference Lands in Providence

The Cate Charles Gallery on South Main Street — the combo efforts of mother-daughter duo Kim Charles and Catherine Schrage ...

Paint, Drink, and Be Merry  at Paint Drops Paint Bar
November 11, 2014 No Commentby

Paint, Drink, and Be Merry at Paint Drops Paint Bar

The last time I sat facing an easel with a paintbrush in hand was 10 years before I was legally ...

Dial M for Murder Provides Gripping Good Fun
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

Dial M for Murder Provides Gripping Good Fun

On Halloween, while goblins and ghouls and a wide variety of superheroes were out roaming the streets, Ocean State Theatre ...

A Game to Define A Season: The Mob Squad Take the 2014 Trophy
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

A Game to Define A Season: The Mob Squad Take the 2014 Trophy

Ten points! That’s all that separated the Mob from the Old Money Honeys in their Championship rubber match. In a ...

Don't Get Trampled -- Shop Local
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

Don’t Get Trampled — Shop Local

The shopping days countdown till Christmas has started, and if you’re anything like me, you’ve been scoping out gifts for ...

The Yankee Beer Swap -- 'Tis (Almost) the Season
November 6, 2014 No Commentby

The Yankee Beer Swap — ‘Tis (Almost) the Season

So you’re done trick or treating, you’ve eaten more Sugar Babies than should be physically possible and now you’re curled ...