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Motif's 5 Event Picks of the Week: July 20 - July 26

Motif’s 5 Event Picks of the Week: July 20 – July 26

Jul 20, 2016 | No comment

Thru July 24 Harold & Maude, 2nd Story Theatre, 28 Market St, Warren. Rebelling against the privileged life prescribed for

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Alt-Nation: Festivals! Festivals! Festivals!

Alt-Nation: Festivals! Festivals! Festivals!

Jul 20, 2016 | No comment

Newport Folk Festival The iconic Newport Folk Festival enters its 57th year, as much of a force both socially and

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Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: RNC on TeeVee

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: RNC on TeeVee

Jul 20, 2016 | No comment

Republican Convention — Must See TV As longtime party planners, Phillipe and Jorge were of course consulted by lying Philistine

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The Hummel Report: Bullying in Warwick's Norwood Elementary

The Hummel Report: Bullying in Warwick’s Norwood Elementary

Jul 20, 2016 | No comment

For half a century Norwood Elementary has been a fixture for families in the northern end of Warwick. And it’s

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2016 Motif Theater Awards

2016 Motif Theater Awards

Jul 7, 2016 | No comment

You can now vote on the 2016 Motif Theater Awards. Thank you for participating and supporting our theater community. More

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  • Motif's 5 Event Picks of the Week: July 20 - July 26
  • Alt-Nation: Festivals! Festivals! Festivals!
  • Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: RNC on TeeVee
  • The Hummel Report: Bullying in Warwick's Norwood Elementary
  • 2016 Motif Theater Awards

Theater

Know Your Mom and Pop: The Rhody Center for World Music and Dance
July 21, 2016 No Comment

Know Your Mom and Pop: The Rhody Center for World Music and Dance

Hobbies can be difficult to pursue. Work and real world lives are so time-consuming that discovering an interest on the side ...

Got Beer?

Pub Amble: From Pretzels to Pickles, My Night in Downtown
July 20, 2016 No Comment

Pub Amble: From Pretzels to Pickles, My Night in Downtown

  Ever since I turned the big two-one, downtown PVD has been my go-to destination. Consisting of bars, clubs, restaurants ...

Books

Book Review: Bill Reynolds' Hope: A School, A Team, A Dream
July 20, 2016 No Comment

Book Review: Bill Reynolds’ Hope: A School, A Team, A Dream

Bill Reynolds, long-trusted sports columnist for The Providence Journal, has great talent for finding teen athletes in Rhode Island, recognizing ...

Cannabis

Cannabis and Lyme Disease
July 20, 2016 No Comment

Cannabis and Lyme Disease

If you are from the northeast, Lyme disease is a familiar threat. For those not well acquainted with it, Lyme ...

Dare Me

DareMe: Making the Jump
June 1, 2016 No Comment

DareMe: Making the Jump

When the door of the Cessna 182 whipped open at 10,000 feet above ground, the cold rush of air snapped me ...

Film

RI Cape Verdean History Comes to the Big Screen
July 20, 2016 No Comment

RI Cape Verdean History Comes to the Big Screen

The Italian heritage of Federal Hill or the Irish background of Smith Hill are well known to anyone versed in ...

Fine Arts

Crossing Bridges to Find Public Art
June 2, 2016 No Comment

Crossing Bridges to Find Public Art

  It’s as though the highway between Providence and Rhode Island’s waterfront becomes a portal to a preserved time. Perhaps ...

Food

Pub Amble: From Pretzels to Pickles, My Night in Downtown
July 20, 2016 No Comment

Pub Amble: From Pretzels to Pickles, My Night in Downtown

  Ever since I turned the big two-one, downtown PVD has been my go-to destination. Consisting of bars, clubs, restaurants ...

Lifestyle

Advice from the Trenches: Out of Time
July 21, 2016 No Comment

Advice from the Trenches: Out of Time

Dear C; I work days, from about 8:30 in the morning until 6 at night. My boyfriend doesn’t have to ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
July 20, 2016 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries: Aries lets the good time roll during this period, engaging in the lighthearted, fun stuff. Some romance along the way ...

Opinion

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: RNC on TeeVee
July 20, 2016 No Comment

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: RNC on TeeVee

Republican Convention — Must See TV As longtime party planners, Phillipe and Jorge were of course consulted by lying Philistine ...

Pin Up of the Month

Pin-up: Bettysioux Tailor
March 23, 2016 No Comment

Pin-up: Bettysioux Tailor

Are you a good roller skater? I am really good at rolling forward, not so good at stopping. Would you ...

Shopping

Open and Closed
July 6, 2016 No Comment

Open and Closed

[OPEN] A new chicken and fish place, Bucktown, recently opened on the west side of Providence. They also have beer ...

Sports

Home Season Kicks Off With A Championship Rematch
July 6, 2016 No Comment

Home Season Kicks Off With A Championship Rematch

  July 16 kicks off Providence Roller Derby’s most intense series of bouts: Home Season. The all-stars of the league split ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: Festivals! Festivals! Festivals!
July 20, 2016 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Festivals! Festivals! Festivals!

Newport Folk Festival The iconic Newport Folk Festival enters its 57th year, as much of a force both socially and ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: Stop the Violence!
July 20, 2016 No Comment

The Roots Report: Stop the Violence!

Okee dokee folks … It’s hard to avoid the subject of violence. For most people it is just seen on ...