Any bride who gives her wedding a big ol' dose of pink is a bride after my own heart. And from the florals by Orchid 'N Blooms to the bridesmaids' dresses in the prettiest shade, there's no shortage of pink moments to make me stop and swoon. The always fabulous Emily Delamater snapped of gallery of lovely images, and they're…
A breast cancer specialist and clinical researcher at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island presented research yesterday at the 2014 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium showing that adding either the chemotherapy drug carboplatinShow More Summary
I took this at my local CVS in Providence. Next, Yom Kippur brought to you by my new cosmetics brand, Tsarist Russia! Note that this is probably the most Jewish neighborhood in all Rhode Island. I’d think someone would have said something about this before, but then I think I only notice these things.
After 30 years in the Providence market, veteran reporter Sean Daly is retiring from CBS affiliate WPRI. His last day at the station is December 31. Daly began his career at Rhode Island ABC affiliate WLNE, where he worked as a reporter from 1981 to 1999. Show More Summary
December 9, 2014 – Middletown, R.I. – The United States Maritime Resource Center (USMRC) in Middletown, Rhode Island and ClassNK, a leading ship classification society based in Tokyo, Japan, are [...] The post USMRC and ClassNK to Team Up on Maritime R&D projects appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
The Knickerbocker All-Stars – Open Mic At The Knick (JP Cadillac: JPS1000) Westerly, Rhode Island may not have the romantic connotations (blues-wise) of down-home Mississippi, but in one sense it is the cradle of a large part of the modern blues scene: it was the home of the massively influential Roomful Of Blues, who had a […]
The United States Maritime Resource Center (USMRC) in Middletown, Rhode Island and ClassNK have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) laying
Odera Igbokwe (“OH-de-rah ee-BOH-kway”) was born in 1990 in a cocoon of fire and stardust and raised in Maplewood, New Jersey. Odera received a BFA in Illustration from Rhode Island School of Design and studied movement-theater and West African dance at Brown University. Odera’s illustration work is in the collections of Beyoncé Knowles, Solange Knowles, […]
Name: Caryl & Douglas Sickul Location: Tiverton, Rhode Island Size: 3,000 square feet Years lived in: 7 years; owned Continuity is the most important element in a home for Douglas and Caryl Sickul. “It has to feel like it all belongs together,” says Douglas, who has been designing and building homes for 35 years. Show More Summary
Rhode Island tandem, both in their 70s, tried to sell 200,000 gallons of stolen cooking oil
Mikalia Arthur is a long time reader of this blog, professor of sociology at Rhode Island College, and author of a book on social movements and higher education. I thought her comment on teaching colleges and what they want in job candidates was important enough that it deserves it’s own post. I would point out […]
Keep your opinions to yourself, that right? Providence Firefighter Disciplined For Support Of Flag-Burning Protesters Via Boston A Providence firefighter who raised his fist in a possible gesture of solidarity with Ferguson protesters as they set fire to a flag
Freaky the Scary Snowman (previously) returns in a new video by RipFilms to frighten and get a laugh out of unsuspecting people as they walk past him in front of The Hungry Monkey cafe in Newport, Rhode Island. The Pranks Channel has also created a compilation video that features their top fifty favorite Freaky the […]
On Thursday, 11 December, the Newport Historical Society will host a lecture by Christian M. McBurney on the topic of his new book, Spies in Revolutionary Rhode Island. Aquidneck Island and Narragansett Bay were contested territory during the Revolutionary War, with American, British, and French troops occupying Newport at different times. Show More Summary
S. Walcott – Rhode Island Five experienced, teenage musicians and friends in Providence, Rhode Island, decided to start up a band last year after hearing their friend sing at an open mic night. After that night, the five youngsters officially launched as S. Walcott. We’re not exactly sure what that name means or where it [...]Show More Summary
The Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island may be on to something good.
Tragically, the few babies who escape abortion and are born with anencephaly don’t typically live very long. But a little girl in Rhode island has defied the odds and turned 8 months old this past week. Angela’s family has done everything to help her condition — and Angela underwent a three-hour surgery in May to […]
A Rhode Island teen was busted Saturday for allegedly hitting speeds up to 127 miles per hour while driving on a New Hampshire highway.
New Hampshire State Police Saturday arrested a teenage driver for doing 127 mph on Interstate 93. Ryan Quinn, 19, of Newport, Rhode Island, was clocked by a Special Enforcement Unit plane that monitors traffic during high traffic and holiday periods. The plane’s pilot radioed troopers on the ground, who made the arrest, the Associated Press [...]
On Thanksgiving Thursday, some football fans in Massachusetts and Rhode Island had to scramble to find alternative ways to watch the Eagles-Cowboys game when the local Fox station, WFXT-TV, went dark on Verizon FiOS at 3 AM, affecting 400,000 customers. Show More Summary