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Alt-Health: Guns -- A Public Health Crisis

Alt-Health: Guns — A Public Health Crisis

Jun 29, 2016 | No comment

The American Public Health Association (APHA) has long recognized that guns are not just a political or civil rights issue;

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Fourth of July Events

Fourth of July Events

Jun 29, 2016 | No comment

Parades, fireworks, grilled meat — it’s all happening in Little Rhody this weekend and you can find it all here.

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Film Review: Tickled

Film Review: Tickled

Jun 29, 2016 | No comment

Tickled starts off with the quirky conceit that New Zealand journalist David Farrier has stumbled onto information about a “Competitive

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Motif's 5 Event Picks of the Week: June 29 - July 4

Motif’s 5 Event Picks of the Week: June 29 – July 4

Jun 29, 2016 | No comment

“Swagged and Poufed: The Upholstered Body in the Late 19th Century and Today,”: RISD Museum, 20 N Main St, PVD. risdmuseum.org. Thru Jul

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A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea

A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea

Jun 28, 2016 | No comment

  The latest production of West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea features some terrific singing and dancing, as

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  • Alt-Health: Guns -- A Public Health Crisis
  • Fourth of July Events
  • Film Review: Tickled
  • Motif's 5 Event Picks of the Week: June 29 - July 4
  • A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea

Theater

A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea
June 28, 2016 No Comment

A Routine West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea

  The latest production of West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea features some terrific singing and dancing, as ...

Got Beer?

Rhody Beers and Bites
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Rhody Beers and Bites

We asked five local beer-and-food savants to talk perfect pairings. Dig into their plates and pints…. Brian Oakley, general manager ...

Books

Steven Manchester's The Changing Season
June 22, 2016 No Comment

Steven Manchester’s The Changing Season

  This is a coming-of-age tale about Billy, a recent high school graduate, during his last summer of carefree kid-dom ...

Cannabis

Summer Edible Recipes
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Summer Edible Recipes

  With summer approaching, plans of picnics, camping, boat rides and beach days are imminent. These summer recipes will take ...

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

Film Review: Tickled
June 29, 2016 No Comment

Film Review: Tickled

Tickled starts off with the quirky conceit that New Zealand journalist David Farrier has stumbled onto information about a “Competitive ...

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

Icy, Creamy, Healthy Sweet: A Cookbook, Not an Oxymoron.
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Icy, Creamy, Healthy Sweet: A Cookbook, Not an Oxymoron.

  As a child of the ‘70s, my memory of frozen summer treats includes Popsicles loaded with red dye number ...

Lifestyle

Alt-Health: Guns -- A Public Health Crisis
June 29, 2016 No Comment

Alt-Health: Guns — A Public Health Crisis

The American Public Health Association (APHA) has long recognized that guns are not just a political or civil rights issue; ...

Lunar Notes

Lunar Notes
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Lunar Notes

Aries:  You’ve been hitting road blocks no matter which way you turn. These snags have been occurring in many aspects ...

Opinion

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: The Urinal, Ali and Happenings Around Town
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: The Urinal, Ali and Happenings Around Town

Shrinkage More lipstick on the pig of Fountain Street as Gatehouse Media continues to downsize The Urinal. BlowJo Executive Editor ...

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

Level Exchange at PVDFest
June 1, 2016 No Comment

Level Exchange at PVDFest

On the surface, music and small businesses don’t have much in common, but they are both rock stars in their ...

Sports

Gone Fishin'
June 1, 2016 No Comment

Gone Fishin’

With summer quickly approaching, I imagine there are some readers who would like to learn to fish — that age-old ...

Alt Nation

Alt-Nation: The Low Anthem's eyeland and Allysen Callery
June 15, 2016 No Comment

Alt-Nation: The Low Anthem’s eyeland and Allysen Callery

In 2011 when The Low Anthem started work on their fourth album, the band was on a roll having garnered international ...

Roots Report

The Roots Report: The Summer Continues
June 15, 2016 No Comment

The Roots Report: The Summer Continues

Okee dokee folks … The other night I experienced The Buddy Holly Story at Theatre By The Sea in Matunuck. I ...