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The West Bay Chorale, an intergenerational chorus celebrating the perennial beauty of various musical genres, will be performing its 40th anniversary concert, entitled “Welcome Yule!” at … more
It was three years ago, and Alex Amaral had just been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at 7 years old. His parents were distraught, unsure of the next steps they would have to take. They were crying … more
The world seems to get a little kinder and gentler around the Christmas holidays – not just for Christians, but throughout the world.Walk through a mall in many Middle East countries in … more
A favorite recipe is something special. Maybe it’s a dish that’s been passed down through generations. Perhaps it’s one that’s a central part of an important holiday meal. It may simply be … more
Twenty-five years ago, Beacon Communications first sought to collect its readers’ favorite recipes in a cookbook dubbed “Local Flavor.” more
Gloria Renzi remembers the heartache like it was yesterday. She was only a child when she first discovered her love for painting, but she vividly remembered one relative trying to put a stop to … more
The focus of "Animal Songs" involves musical notes Do and Re joining together to sing about different animals and the sounds they make. more
The holiday season, more than any time of year, helps us collectively mark the passage of time. It is a chance for reflection and celebration, an opportunity to bridge generational and … more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE Creativity comes in many forms - and local residents might be surprised at the artistic work being done right next door or just around the corner in their community. The barriers between the wider world and the working spaces of a more
John Reckner may be known statewide as the creator of the annual Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo, but he has earned another affectionate moniker among his family and … more
The Gaspee Days Committee is working to keep its brand alive throughout the year, and its first-ever fall event on Oct. 12 is the first step to achieving that goal. The Gaspee Fall-Out – the … more
Wherever Nancy Carroll’s travels take her, she heads for the nearest library. One of these jaunts took her to the village of Slatersville - which she called “a jewel of a town” - … more
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