Columbus: A Legend with a Terrifying Legacy
The Americas existed for centuries before what is commonly referred to as their discovery in 1492; the region was home to millions of indigenous people who lived there for centuries before European colonizers arrived on ships. This month, the United States will celebrate one such colonizer, who murdered, enslaved and wrought violence upon indigenous populations […]
Battery B First Rhode Island Light Artillery Lives History
Phil DeMaria was standing guard over an army camp one night, talking with the other guard on duty, watching over a trench full of men, some asleep, some awake. The moon was shining down; the camp was quiet. Then, suddenly, a man rose out of the trench. The moonlight on him, the night peaceful. DeMaria […]
Living with roommates is a quintessential college experience for most people: get assigned to a stranger, move in with them, and learn to mesh your lifestyle, personality and habits with another’s. After college, though, more young people than ever before are choosing to move into living spaces with a group of roommates rather than seek […]
Want To Go Solar? Now’s Your Chance!
Those who have considered investing time and resources into the installation of solar panels may think of the environmental and economic benefits of such a decision; certainly they can prove to be a cost-saving maneuver. However, property owners in Rhode Island may also be able to get paid for the work their solar panels do. […]