An automated text? A phone call? Snow way.
The "potentially historic" blizzard wasn't so momentous in New York City, but it slammed Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island.
This unbelievably awesome musical message came from the principal at Moses Brown School, an independent, college-prep, Quaker day school in Providence, Rhode Island, for girls and boys in nursery through grade 12. (more…)
(YouTube link) Matt Glendinning, the head of Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island, made the decision to close school for the big snow event. But he had to dress the announcement up a bit in the song his students have been singing for over a year now. Oh yeah, you know he had this video ready months ago, but it’s still funny. -via Time
...it's an opportunity to beat the Chinese! Let's call our record-breaking snow sculpture "Rhode Island" and see if anybody notices. Open Thread below...
"School is closed. School is closed. You can stay in bed and sleep." Head of School at the Moses Brown School in Providence, Rhode Island Matt Glendinning announced a snow day with a special version of the it-will-never-just-stop-already...Show More Summary
Post by Rebecca Stokes. Claudia Jordan might be the new queen of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, but even I, her erstwhile biggest fan (Providence, Rhode Island, REPRESENT), have to admit that this week, she might have gone, how you say, a little too far? That's how you say it: A little too far. Show More Summary
I had an inquiry recently from someone whose mother and sisters took a train from Rhode Island to Nauwigiwauk, NB back in the 1920s and 1930s. I did a little digging and provided her with some information on the Gull, the joint passenger service provided by the Boston & Maine, the Maine Central, Canadian Pacific and Canadian National. Show More Summary
Hours ahead of the arrival of the 2015 Northeast blizzard, there is already a long list of school and business closings scheduled for Monday and Tuesday in New York City, Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Find important school and business closing information below. Show More Summary
Name: Kelly, Al and Ava Milukas Location: Tiverton, Rhode Island Size: 2,600 + square feet Years lived in: 15 years; Owned Early in their courtship, Al asked Kelly to share her philosophy on life. Without hesitation she said, “live the...Show More Summary
H.P. Lovecraft has inspired generations of authors, artists and now beer makers, with the release of a new beer inspired by the works of the "Father of Modern Horror." Rhode Island's Narragansett Beer has begun a new beer collection dubbed the Lovecraft Series, which pays homage to the Providence-born author, who was also born in the same year the brewery was founded. [ more › ]
It’s not until the DJ starts spinning that the back room of the Carolina Kitchen on Rhode Island Avenue in Northeast tips from soul food restaurant to something like a speakeasy. Rapper T.I. (real name Clifford Harris) plans to drop by for dinner before his concert at Echostage, hence the proliferation of spandex (the unforgiving kind) at […]
The Rhode Island-based brewer tries to answer a simple question: what would Cthulhu drink? Based out of Rhode Island, the Narragansett Brewing Company is perhaps most strongly associated with Jaws, thanks to its prominent placement in the 1975 classic. Show More Summary
An HIV-positive man in Rhode Island and another pro-life advocate in Vermont have filed suit in federal court because Obamacare forces them to pay for other people’s elective abortions in order to obtain health care through their state exchanges. Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing the two pro-life individuals filed the two lawsuits in federal court […]
Jonathan Williams‘ curly haired Labradoodle named Charlie Brown calmly sits upright in a stylist’s chair while getting a trim at WIL.O Hair Design, a professional hair salon in Cranston, Rhode Island. via Daily Picks and Flicks
After a nationwide search, the 11,500-plus members of the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors have a new CEO: Realtor veteran Michele L. Caprio. Caprio comes to GLVAR from Rhode Island, where she was CEO of the Greater Providence Board...
The rise in marijuana use in the tiny New England state appears to coincide with relaxing drug laws.
Narrangansett Brewing Company was founded in 1890, the same year fellow Rhode Islander H.P. Lovecraft was born. Clearly, a beer-themed tribute was in order. At last, it has happened. Read more...
Rhode Island: small state, big pot problem.
The Baltimore Ravens’ team bus was involved in a “minor accident” before Saturday’s game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. According to Yardbarker, the team’s bus sideswiped a parked car in Providence, Rhode Island, where the team spent the night on Friday ahead of the division playoff game. Show More Summary