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Sixth grade teacher SUSAN HOULE took a spin on …
The gym at Hoxsie Elementary School was filled with music and cheers of applause. Teacher Susan Houle fulfilled her promise to perform her routine for May’s RI Mentoring Partnership’s Dancing … more
The story behind the country’s longest operating food truck, Rhode Island’s own Haven Brothers Diner, is coming to the big screen in Providence filmmaker Jeff Toste’s directorial debut, … more
WOW FACTOR: Shannon Brawley, executive director …
The RI Home Show returns to the Convention Center on April 3-6 - four fun-filled and inspiring days consisting of hundreds of exhibitors, food demonstrations, seminars, free giveaways and kids’ … more
Cranston resident and composer Noreen Inglesi …
Shaped by the very landscape she wants to protect, Cranston resident Noreen Inglesi has been a composer and environmentalist since she was 8. This past weekend, her nature-infused work was … more
Sometimes, on a slow news day, reporters desperately look for stories. Sometimes they can’t find any, sometimes they just fall into your lap, like this email that was forwarded to us: “Our … more
Napatree Point
Lately, the only news we have been getting out of Watch Hill has been about Taylor Swift, the pop star who bought one of the most iconic houses in Watch Hill last year, leaving local residents … more
JOHN SANTILLI
“Missing William,” a motion picture written and produced by Dan McKinnon from Pawtucket and co-produced by John Santilli of Johnston, will be released nationwide in theaters this Friday, March 7. … more
A review of a new book about the economics of racial discrimination mentioned Elleanor Eldridge, a “free woman of color” who was born in Warwick in 1784, became a successful businesswoman, a … more
CONDUCTOR CATHERINE GAGNON
A recent press release announced an upcoming concert by the Warwick Symphony Orchestra and the West Bay Chorale. The fact the two groups are performing together is new, which caught our attention, … more
You don’t have to be a rock ‘n’ roll historian to understand the importance of Sam Phillips and Sun Records in the history of modern American culture. Sun Records was where the super-segregated … more
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