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John Perilli: Battle Heats Up to Succeed Fox in House District 4—Keep an eye on this one...

Newport Goes Daffy with Weeklong Daffodil Celebration—Over 250,000 blooming daffodils on display

B’s Dominate Wings, Take Game 3—shut out Detroit 3-0 to take 2-1 series…

Organize + Energize: 4 Ways Getting Organized Will Save You Money—Stop wasting time and money

Dear John: Single Dad - How Do I Handle Daughter’s Adolescence?—How to support your daughter through puberty

State Report: Marijuana Tax + Bill Targets Prostitutes and Pimps—Plus increased sentences for gang crimes

John Rooke - Thinking Out Loud—JR's column on the sports stories and personalities…

RI Beauty Insider: Pedi Nation – Get the Best Pedicure Ever—A guide to finding a pristine pedi place

Fit for Life: Fail to Plan? Plan to Fail—Plan and prioritize, and you will prevail

Arthur Schaper: Grand Theft Auto Cicilline—MINDSETTER Arthur Schaper examine's Cicilline's role in Prov's…

 
 
 
 

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Providence Ranked Worst in State for Recycling

Data released by the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) shows that for 2013, Providence had the lowest… Read More

 

News

slides: Best and Worst Cities and Towns in RI for Recycling

Rhode Island was the first state in the nation to pass mandatory recycling legislation back in 1986.  According to the… Read More

 

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RI Hospital: Legalizing Med. Marijuana Does Not Increase Youth Use

A Rhode Island Hospital physician has found that legalizing medical marijuana does not increase use among adolescents.

 

Politics

NEW: Would Taveras Support Fung Over Democratic Opponents?

Providence Mayor and Gubernatorial candidate Angel Taveras

Who would Providence Mayor Angel Taveras support in the general election, if he doesn't win the Democratic nomination?

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Sports

video: Bruins Players Roasted on Fallon’s Tonight Show

Boston Bruins players featured in the popular segment "Tonight Show Superlitives" on Jimmy Fallon.

 

Business

NEW: Washington Trust Presents $5K Check to the RI Blood Center

Washington Trust President & COO Edward "Ned" Handy presented a $5,000 check to the Rhode Island Blood Center on behalf of… Read More

 

News

NEW: Salve Regina Announces Graduate Nursing Program with $1M Gift

U.S. Sen. Jack Reed speaking at Salve Regina Wednesday, as part of the announcement of the school's new graduate program in nursing.

Salve Regina officials were joined by U.S. Sen. Jack Reed and university trustee/benefactor Thomas A. Rodgers III in… Read More

 

Business

Gary Sasse: A Rhode Island Education Bill of Rights

If the laudable educational ideas being offered by Rhode Island’s gubernatorial candidates are to advance they must be… Read More

 

Politics

Top Nat’l & Regional Progressives and Conservatives Debate at URI

Top progressives and conservatives from the region -- as well as national organizations -- will be debating the future of… Read More

 

Politics

Don Roach: 5 Reasons Why… Oh Who Cares?! 

As a writer, they often tell you to headline columns with “5 reasons why Bob will beat Jill in this year’s town council… Read More

 

News

PODCAST: Providence Ranked Worst in State for Recycling

Data released by the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) shows that for 2013, Providence had the lowest… Read More

 

Politics

John Perilli: Battle Heats Up to Succeed Fox in House District 4

With Gordon Fox not running for reelection, the winner of the House District 4 race stands to gain a powerful seat on Smith Hill, believes John Perilli

In what will certainly be one of the most closely-watched General Assembly races this coming summer, three candidates are… Read More

 

Sports

B’s Dominate Wings, Take Game 3

The Boston Bruins blanked the Detroit Red Wings 3-0 in game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.

 

News

GoLocal’s Super Ranking: Top New England Colleges 2014

What are New England's best colleges and universities?  GoLocal's third annual Super Ranking: Top New England Colleges… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: Taveras Unveils Plan to Make RI an Environmental Leader

Providence Mayor Angel Taveras joined with Rhode Island State Representative Art Handy on Tuesday to introduce his plan to… Read More

 

Pell Makes Case For Internships in Economic Plan

Clay Pell announced his economic plan entitled "Seizing the Future: A Strategy for Rebuilding Rhode Island's Economy" at a press conference on Wednesday afternoon at the ShapeUp building in Providence.

Lifestyle

RI’s Wolf School is Moving to a Higher Level

The Wolf School plays a unique role in educational options in Rhode Island -- and on Thursday April 24, the school… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Cypriot Roasted Peppers

I first had this appetizer in a small tavern in the Island of Cyprus, and the simplicity of the dish was such that I have… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Goes Daffy with Weeklong Daffodil Celebration

Don't miss the spring splendor of daffodils this week throughout Newport.

Newport is celebrating the blooming of its daffodils with family events throughout the city from now until Sunday, April… Read More

 

Food

DON’T MISS: Dining Out For Life to Benefit AIDS Project RI

Restaurants across Rhode Island will be participating in Dining Out for Life, Thursday, April 24, benefitting AIDS Project… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 4 Ways Getting Organized Will Save You Money

Get organized and save money!

If you are disorganized, how much money do you think you are wasting? If you have clutter in your home or office and no… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: Single Dad - How Do I Handle Daughter’s Adolescence?

I am a single dad with a wonderful daughter who is on the verge of entering puberty. Her mom, the greatest woman I’ve ever… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI DEM Offers Ideas for Celebrating Earth Day 2014

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is encouraging Rhode Islanders to celebrate Earth Day -… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Will The New SAT Be Easier? Not Likely…

Wednesday, the Collegeboard released more details and sample questions for the new SAT that is currently in development.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Jazz Legend Greg Abate to Play in New Bedford for YWCA Benefit

Jazz alto sax legend Greg Abate brings his high power quartet to the Wamsutta Club in downtown New Bedford on Wednesday… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Insider: Pedi Nation – Get the Best Pedicure Ever

Be glam sandal-ready with the perfect pedi.

 

Toes have never been more “in” but along with glam sandal-readiness, you need proper foot care too. It goes, dare we… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Jackson Browne to Play PPAC on August 20th

Singer-Songwriter Jackson Browne will visit the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) on Wednesday, August 20th at 7:30… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Fail to Plan? Plan to Fail

Plan and prioritize, and you will prevail.

Over the past 20 years, I have attended continuing education courses that pertain to exercise, human function, movement… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Five Live Music Musts – April 18, 2014

Suz Slezak and David Wax  of the David Wax Museum

Tomorrow is Record Store Day, a time to support local merchants engaged in a most imperative economic activity – the sale… Read More

 

Lifestyle

MUSIC: An Inside Look At Record Store Day In Providence

Saturday is a worldwide celebration of a rare treasure that you can still find on the streets of your local neighborhood… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Getting Out: Great Places for Easter Brunch

After your kids wake you up at 5 am to see what the Easter bunny has left them, there is only one way to make it through… Read More