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Alt-Health: PCPs Are Important!

Alt-Health: PCPs Are Important!

Dec 13, 2017 | No comment

There is no question that the United States healthcare system is in trouble, but getting to the root of that

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IMBIBE: Cooler & Warmer Holiday Bar Spreads

IMBIBE: Cooler & Warmer Holiday Bar Spreads

Dec 6, 2017 | No comment

For a wickedly short moment in our state history, we let the world know Rhode Island was “Cooler & Warmer.”

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The Nerdy Dozen

The Nerdy Dozen

Dec 6, 2017 | No comment

It’s THAT time again. Yes, deck the halls with over-the-top holiday spirit everywhere you turn and spread quirky RI cheer.

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Got Beer? Seasonal Suds and More 401 Brew News

Got Beer? Seasonal Suds and More 401 Brew News

Dec 6, 2017 | No comment

We have a whole lotta brew news to spice up your ho-ho-holiday elbow-bending… Crooked Current recently debuted a new IPA,

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Finding Neverland Flies into PPAC

Finding Neverland Flies into PPAC

Nov 30, 2017 | No comment

Finding Neverland has flown into the Providence Performing Arts Center, and you don’t want to be left behind! I admit

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Powerful Dutchman Performed at MMT

Powerful Dutchman Performed at MMT

Nov 30, 2017 | No comment

My mouth was open so wide that you could have shoved a Cortland apple inside it as I tried to take

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Alt-Health: Food and Drug Interactions

Alt-Health: Food and Drug Interactions

Nov 29, 2017 | No comment

Americans take a lot of pills. According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), at least 100,000 Americans die

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  • Alt-Health: PCPs Are Important!
  • IMBIBE: Cooler & Warmer Holiday Bar Spreads
  • The Nerdy Dozen
  • Got Beer? Seasonal Suds and More 401 Brew News
  • Finding Neverland Flies into PPAC
  • Powerful Dutchman Performed at MMT
  • Alt-Health: Food and Drug Interactions

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: Fresh Biscuits
October 4, 2017 No Comment

Alt-Nation: Fresh Biscuits

If one had to guess where in Rhode Island The Beach Boys Way was located, Pawtucket is probably not the ...

Books

Share Rhode Island with Young Readers
December 6, 2017 No Comment

Share Rhode Island with Young Readers

Books are always wonderful gifts for kids, especially if they’re meaningful to the child. This year, why not pick up ...

Cannabis

Win at Giving with the Best Cannabis Accessories of 2017
December 6, 2017 No Comment

Win at Giving with the Best Cannabis Accessories of 2017

No idea what to get for your canna-thusiast? We’re here to help! Any of these cannabis accessories are perfect to ...

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 ...

Film

<i>Don’t Break Down, A Film About Jawbreaker</i>: Columbus Theatre, Dec 9
December 4, 2017 No Comment

Don’t Break Down, A Film About Jawbreaker: Columbus Theatre, Dec 9

There’s a case to be made that ‘90s punk legends Jawbreaker have a big influence on underground music these days. ...

Fine Arts

Artist Profile: H. Lane Smith
September 27, 2017 No Comment

Artist Profile: H. Lane Smith

I never met H. Lane Smith, (known as Lane), (1924-1999) but in viewing his work at Studio 53 in Boothbay ...

Food

Locale Profile: The “New” North
November 15, 2017 No Comment

Locale Profile: The “New” North

For the three years I’ve known about North, I’ve refused to write about it for any media outlet because I ...

Got Beer?

Got Beer? Hoppy Holidays
December 6, 2017 No Comment

Got Beer? Hoppy Holidays

One of the great pleasures of the modern craft beer era is the wonderful and endless variety of different styles ...

Lifestyle

Alt-Health: PCPs Are Important!
December 13, 2017 No Comment

Alt-Health: PCPs Are Important!

There is no question that the United States healthcare system is in trouble, but getting to the root of that ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
December 6, 2017 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries:  Disrupted schedules, interruptions and change of plans are the order of the day. A cancelled trip or rerouting causes ...

News

AltFacts: Prove It!
December 6, 2017 No Comment

AltFacts: Prove It!

Your friends at Motif are never sure whether this is a satire column, a humor column or a horror column. ...

Opinion

AltFacts: Prove It!
December 6, 2017 No Comment

AltFacts: Prove It!

Your friends at Motif are never sure whether this is a satire column, a humor column or a horror column. ...

Pin-Up/Profile

Bettysioux Under Your Tree!
December 13, 2017 No Comment

Bettysioux Under Your Tree!

What’s your highest bowling score? With or without a handicap? I believe I mace bowled a 220 once. Fun Fact: ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: Give Me the Info!
November 15, 2017 No Comment

The Roots Report: Give Me the Info!

Okee dokee folks… So, this is something that has been bugging me for a long time: Concerts that are announced ...

Shopping

Drones: Mature Enough for Holiday Gifts
December 6, 2017 No Comment

Drones: Mature Enough for Holiday Gifts

Hobbyist (non-commercial) drones, technically called “unmanned aircraft vehicles” (UAV) or “unmanned aircraft systems” (UAS), are still in the early stages ...

Sports

Grab Your Hoodie and Get Out!
September 6, 2017 No Comment

Grab Your Hoodie and Get Out!

Fall is almost here. Hot, muggy days have already turned cool and brisk. T-shirts and shorts will make way for ...

Theater

Letter to the Editor: The Slave at Mixed Magic
December 6, 2017 No Comment

Letter to the Editor: The Slave at Mixed Magic

In regard to your recent review of The Slave, I had to read it more than a few times to be ...