Much of American health care's future can be seen in two synergistic kinds of services in tiny, urban Rhode Island. One is Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). These facilities, set up around America, provide a wide range of free and insurance-subsidized clinical help for millions of patients, most of them low-income. Show More Summary
Days before the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage around the United States last week, Newman Congregational Church in Rumford, Rhode Island, installed a set of rainbow doors along its fence to send a strong message in support of equality. Show More Summary
Without question, the person I exchange the most frequent trading packages with would be Mark Kaz of This Way to the Clubhouse. Aside from being an all-around nice guy, he has his collection digitally organized on Zistle like I do, so...Show More Summary
Writer Carrier Slocomb's new book takes place in 1640 off Rhode Island’s Narragansett coast.
The Pink Flamingos director gives RISD grads sage advice: "Go out in the world and fuck it up beautifully." With his trademark pencil mustache, Pink Flamingoes and Hairspray director John Waters took the podium at the Rhode Island School of Design earlier this month to deliver the commencement address. Show More Summary
Trivia Miles traveled 4,265 MPG (trip) 28.4 # states visited 14Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida (for dinner), Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island # state...Show More Summary
Democratic Rhode Island Senator Sheldon Whitehouse said that the Justice Department should sue the "vast" global warming "denial apparatus."
The former Rhode Island governor may have a wide-open schedule, just two campaign staffers, and marked disinterest in fundraising, but he swears he’s serious about 2016.
Post by The Stir Bloggers. A couple of weeks ago my sons each had over a friend for a playdate. Oh, yes… 8 boys all within the ages of 6-10 years old. It was a gorgeous day in Rhode Island, probably about 70 degrees. All the “playdate”...Show More Summary
By Kate Scanlon, The Daily Signal Rhode Island lawmakers have approved legislation that will raise the state’s minimum wage.
What does the future of architecture look like? For the four young designers of Pneuhaus, it’s time to blow everything up. It’s 10AM at an abandoned summer camp in rural Rhode Island. Matt Muller, Augie Lehrecke, Hunter Blackwell and...Show More Summary
Photo: Knopf Don Winslow is known to thriller lovers everywhere, especially after his extraordinary novel, Savages, which was made into a riveting film directed by Oliver Stone. Don grew up in Rhode Island, and at age seventeen, left to study journalism at the University of Nebraska, where he earned a degree in African Studies. Show More Summary
It was intended as a provocative video performance. Late last year, Joseph Gibbons walked into banks in New York and Rhode Island and videotaped himself robbing them.
O n Thursday, June 11 (Feast of St. Barnabas), newly ordained Father David Franco, FSSP, celebrated his first Solemn Mass at St. Kevin’s Church in Warwick, Rhode Island (his home parish). These photos illustrate how the usus antiquior...Show More Summary
Pin it In 1989, Todd Oldham made his fashion debut in a wave of extravagant embellishments and bold color combinations. He's since moved on to everything from furniture to kids crafts; Next year, the Rhode Island School of Design hosts the first major exhibition exploring Oldham's fashion career. READ MORE »
Providence Rhode Island is an interesting place to set dark and tangled noir style tales based on the city’s name alone.
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A high school basketball coach in Providence, Rhode Island, killed himself on Monday, three days after being accused of sexually assaulting a teenage boy. On Friday, Tyrone Dale, who coached girls' basketball at Juanita Sanchez High School, was charged with second-degree sexual assault of a 15-year-old boy and released on bail. Show More Summary
The Going Out Guide recommends free things to do this week.Rhode Island Row’s Block PartyTravel to Rhode Island Row for a celebration of summer featuring live music by blues group the Kelly Bell Band, food and drinks from the Carolina Kitchen Cook Out and Beer Garden, face painting, balloon twisting and other family-friendly activities.Read full article >>