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Saturday, October 24, 2020

What’s Your Favorite Halloween Movie? Our Round Up of the Best – Part 1...

For Halloween this year, we offer a two-part review of some of the best Halloween films ever, curated by Lifestyle contributor, Angela Marandola. So Halloween is happening...

New Children’s Book by RI Author Inspires Kids to Wear COVID Masks and Become...

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the world by storm and changed almost every part of our lives. And it is younger children who have had the most difficult time adapting to these...

Moe. Set to Close Out Inaugural Yarmouth Drive-in on Cape Cod Season Oct. 23-24

Moe. is set to close out the Yarmouth Drive-in on Cape Cod’s inaugural season with concerts this Friday, October 23 and Saturday, October 24. The band’s latest tour will mark 30 years...

Boch Center’s “Ghost Light Series” Continues Oct. 23 with Grammy Award Winning Songwriter Lori...

(Boston, MA October 19, 2020) The Boch Center’s new television music series, The Ghost Light Series, continues Friday, October 23rd at 7:30 PM on NECN with acclaimed singer songwriter and Stoughton, MA native Lori...

Concert Recap and Photos: Dr. Gasp and Ian O’Neil at Askew (October 17, 2020)

It was a festive atmosphere outside Askew in Providence Saturday night as a pair of local favorites took over the outdoor stage for an evening of great music. Dr. Gasp (Dan Blakeslee's...

Concert Recap and Photos: Steve Forbert at the Narrows Center (October 16, 2020)

Folk Rock troubadour Steve Forbert was in the house for a live show at the Narrows Center for the Arts Friday, October 16th. Forbert played an intimate set for the 100 or...

What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “The Trial of the Chicago 7”

The Trial of the Chicago 7, which dropped on Netflix yesterday after a limited theatrical run, is a film with palpably lofty ambitions. It intends to be the next great courtroom drama,...

“Six Picks” Music Live and Streaming This Weekend – Steve Forbet, Dan Blakeslee, Leyla...

There's some great live music and big concerts streaming online this weekend. Check out some of our favorites below and be sure to follow all safety protocols in place. Have a great...

Affordable Housing remains elusive for thousands of Rhode Islanders

Affordable Housing remains elusive for thousands of Rhode Islanders, according to the 2020 Housing Fact Book, released today by HousingWorks RI (HWRI) at Roger Williams University. It found that more than a...

What’s Up at the Movies: We Review “Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something”

The phrase “When in doubt, do something,” was a way of life for the legendary musician Harry Chapin. A new film celebrating the life and legacy of the 70’s...

Reproduction of Andy Warhol’s Montauk Estate in South Kingstown sells for $2.1 million

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty today announced the sale of 230 Metaterraine Avenue for $2,100,000. Located on a private road in Matunuck, the home is a reproduction...

Despite recent rain, Rhode Island is still in historic drought

It may come as a surprise after two back-to-back days of rain, but Rhode Island is currently in a historic drought. According to the United States Drought Monitor, Rhode Island began experiencing...

R.I.’s Judith Stillman Wins Global Prize for Opera Composed During COVID Quarantine

PROVIDENCE, R.I. Oct.12, 2020 — Pianist and composer Judith Lynn Stillman, won first prize in OperaVision's #OperaHarmony contest, for her groundbreaking short opera, Essential Business, produced remotely while in COVID-19 lockdown.

NEADS seeks full-time puppy raisers to help train future service dogs

NEADS World Class Service Dogs, based in Princeton, MA. today announced that it is actively recruiting volunteer Full-Time Puppy Raisers in New England.  The importance of the Puppy Raiser...

“Magic of Lights” Coming to Gillette Stadium for Holiday Season

FOXBOROUGH, Mass.  – FunGuys Events announced today that Gillette Stadium will host the Magic of Lights drive-through lights experience for the first time this holiday season from Nov. 13, 2020 through Jan....

RI Musician Jake Blount Wins 2020 Steve Martin Banjo Prize

Washington DC native and current Providence resident Jake Blount has just won the Steve Martin Banjo Prize, more accurately called the "Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo & Bluegrass." Hosted by the FreshGrass Foundation,...

Concert Recap and Photos: Charlie Marie and Will Dailey at Askew (October 11, 2020)

As much as anyone, touring musicians have been hit especially hard by COVID-19. The spring quarantine and subsequent regulations regarding crowd size have made it difficult for artists to play live. Slowly,...

Concert Photos: Wynton Marsalis Septet at Yarmouth Drive-In (October 8, 2020)

A chilly fall evening on the Cape didn't deter jazz fans from heading out for a great night of music with jazz legend Wynton Marsalis. Marsalis and his Septet, members of the...

What’s Up in Washington County this weekend: Oct. 9 – 11

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this weekend in Washington “South” County. As a reminder, those communities in Washington County are Charlestown, Exeter, Hopkinton, Narragansett,...

What’s Up in Bristol County this weekend: Oct. 9 – 11

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do out there this weekend in Bristol County – Bristol, Warren, and Barrington. You might also like - 13 ways to enjoy...

Rescheduled to Oct. 17: Indigenous Peoples’ Day Celebration with Mixashawn Monday at Roger Williams...

Lee Mixashawn Rozie is an internationally acclaimed jazz musician whose career in traditional and contemporary Indigenous music spans three decades. Combining ancient cultural principles and harmonic adventures, Mixashawn lights up the connecting...

Home on Arnolda Round Road in Charlestown sells for $1.685 million

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty today announced the sale of 63 Arnolda Round Road in Charlestown for $1,685,000. The seller was represented by Susan Mitchell, Sales Associate, Mott &...

Family Fun for Halloween: SKINNAMARINK with Sharon and Randi Oct. 30

What do Sharon and Randi and their family do for Halloween during a pandemic? They dress up in costumes and make music together, of course! Fans of all ages are invited to...

Rocktober: Busy Month Ahead for Music Fans at the Greenwich Odeum

Things are heating up for music fans at the Greenwich Odeum in East Greenwich. A pair of live concerts along with a series of popular films in a COVID-safe, socially distant setting...

H.P. Lovecraft Walking Tour returns to Providence

For the past 13 years, Providence native and cult horror writer H.P. Lovecraft has been the subject of a popular annual walking tour and film series conducted by the RI Historical Society presented as...