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Rise Up Together: The Womxn Project to announce their next legislative agenda

Rise Up Together: The Womxn Project to announce their next legislative agenda

Oct 16, 2019 | No comment

We don’t often see legislative agendas announced at the neighborhood bar with a live band. But what would civic engagement

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In Providence: A Piano in South Providence

In Providence: A Piano in South Providence

Oct 8, 2019 | No comment

He played me something on his piano. “That’s not my best,” he says, “but it’s the one I like the

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Taps on Tap: Hannison Woodworks has a handle on things

Taps on Tap: Hannison Woodworks has a handle on things

Oct 2, 2019 | No comment

If you’ve been out for drinks in RI, chances are you’ve seen Matt Eaton’s work. Eaton is the artist behind

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Lucky Number 13; Zombie Crawl -- The Final Chapter

Lucky Number 13; Zombie Crawl — The Final Chapter

Oct 2, 2019 | No comment

What began as a small private pub crawl grew into a bloody block party attended by thousands over its 12

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Here Be Monsters

Here Be Monsters

Oct 2, 2019 | No comment

“I got out of college, I was having insomnia, and I realized that even though I was 21 years old,

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A More Just Rhode Island: Transgender identity vs. the Supreme Court

A More Just Rhode Island: Transgender identity vs. the Supreme Court

Oct 2, 2019 | No comment

The policing of identity continues as the Supreme Court waits to hear three separate cases that will determine workplace protections

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The Pet, The Boring, and The Just Right: Is finding a tasty glass a fairy tale?

The Pet, The Boring, and The Just Right: Is finding a tasty glass a fairy tale?

Oct 2, 2019 | No comment

Goldilocks would be all too comfortable navigating today’s wine lists. “Most of these are too boring,” she would think. Occasionally,

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  • Rise Up Together: The Womxn Project to announce their next legislative agenda
  • In Providence: A Piano in South Providence
  • Taps on Tap: Hannison Woodworks has a handle on things
  • Lucky Number 13; Zombie Crawl -- The Final Chapter
  • Here Be Monsters
  • A More Just Rhode Island: Transgender identity vs. the Supreme Court
  • The Pet, The Boring, and The Just Right: Is finding a tasty glass a fairy tale?

Books

Book Review: Joe Hill's Horns
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Book Review: Joe Hill’s Horns

Even if you’re not a fan of horror, you’ve heard of Stephen King. It’s hard not to, as he has ...

Cannabis

Mixing up the Medicine: CBD in cocktails?
October 2, 2019 No Comment

Mixing up the Medicine: CBD in cocktails?

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: In my opinion, cannabis is WAY safer than alcohol. But what ...

Comics

Hugh The Robot - Oct I
October 7, 2019 No Comment

Hugh The Robot – Oct I

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Dare Me

Global Scavenger Hunt
April 19, 2017 No Comment

Global Scavenger Hunt

“Win a Free Trip Around the World!” the subject line said. Because I suffer from wanderlust, I apply to every ...

Environment

Unclogging the Drain: New project encourages local citizens to help keep trash out of the oceans
June 5, 2019 No Comment

Unclogging the Drain: New project encourages local citizens to help keep trash out of the oceans

Some of the best benevolent ideas can come from unlikely and unexpected places. A few years ago, Bonnie Combs, marketing ...

Film

Scary Movies for the Scary Season
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Scary Movies for the Scary Season

We’ve rounded up a list of horror films sure to terrify you in this most terrifying of seasons. The Loved ...

Fine Arts

Lifetime Achievement: 90-year-old artist Mihail Simeonov's work to be exhibited in Pawtucket
September 18, 2019 No Comment

Lifetime Achievement: 90-year-old artist Mihail Simeonov’s work to be exhibited in Pawtucket

Pawtucket’s Arts and Culture Commission hosts a major exhibit of the work of 90-year-old internationally acclaimed artist Mihail Simeonov, running ...

Food

Bar ‘Cino: An Italian experience that’s just right
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Bar ‘Cino: An Italian experience that’s just right

It had been six weeks since I’d eaten pizza. This is, by my own standards, sacrilegious, so when I saw ...

Got Beer?

Hoppy Halloween: Party like its 1989
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Hoppy Halloween: Party like its 1989

If you’re anything like me, you spent your Fourth of July binging the third season of “Stranger Things.” Lucky for ...

Health

AltHealth: CDC's Latest Outbreaking News
July 17, 2019 No Comment

AltHealth: CDC’s Latest Outbreaking News

I like to check out the CDC.gov website at least every other week to catch the latest Vital Signs and ...

Keep on Moving

Keep on Moving: Howling: New albums and spooky shows
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Keep on Moving: Howling: New albums and spooky shows

Christians & Lions — Young Familiar Christians & Lions, a self-described “New England DIY dreamfolk collective,” is out with the ...

Lifestyle

Decaying Icarus: Paranormal tales from an airplane graveyard
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Decaying Icarus: Paranormal tales from an airplane graveyard

The rusted frame of a nosecone pokes out of a tangle of vines and long grass, permanently grounded, never to ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: What’s up with Aries? Your thoughts shift into the deep and profound. What’s up is that you are trying ...

News

Providence Craft Beer Week
October 16, 2019 No Comment

Providence Craft Beer Week

Beervana has grown into the grand poobah of beer fests in our region (see last issue for a full breakdown ...

Opinion

In Fourteen Hundred Ninety-Two: Columbus raped and pillaged, too
October 16, 2019 No Comment

In Fourteen Hundred Ninety-Two: Columbus raped and pillaged, too

Indigenous People’s Day Let’s make no mistake about this. FUCK Columbus. He was, and ever will be, a murderer, a ...

Pin-Up/Profile

Pin-Up: Wayne St. Vincent
November 14, 2018 No Comment

Pin-Up: Wayne St. Vincent

What’s your biggest pet peeve? I’ve got a lot of ’em. The biggest one is people on the phone when ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: Margaritaville
October 15, 2019 No Comment

The Roots Report: Margaritaville

Okee dokee folks… “Wastin’ away AGAIN in (the audience of, Escape to) Margaritaville.” That is a phrase that I hope ...

Shopping

Open and Closed
July 31, 2019 No Comment

Open and Closed

Opened12 Metre Cafe: Inside the Seamen’s Church Institute, 18 Market Sq, Newport. A seaside cafe along Bowen’s Wharf. Bar ‘Cino: ...

Sports

The Honeys Sweep the Season
October 2, 2019 No Comment

The Honeys Sweep the Season

For 11 years, the Providence Roller Derby Home Season Championship trophy has eluded the Old Money Honeys. A different tale ...

Theater

RISE's Hill House Keeps Audiences on Edge
October 15, 2019 No Comment

RISE’s Hill House Keeps Audiences on Edge

Shirley Jackson’s gothic horror novel, The Haunting of Hill House, is considered one of the best ghost stories published in ...