Rhode Island


Two Rhode Island Hotels Ranked Top 20 in the World

An exotic city of lakes in India, a 784-year-old stone castle in Ireland, a grand Tuscan estate, and the spectacular seashore of…Rhode Island? That’s right, all […]

City Life

Did Rhode Island Nuns Cause BU Hockey’s National Championship Choke?

Back on April 11, the ink appeared dry on Boston University’s storybook ending. Thrusting the previous year’s failings firmly into their rear-view, the Terriers were poised […]

City Life

Zdeno Chara is Quite the Boatswain; Who Knew?

International crowds gather to watch @NHLBruins' Zdeno Chára take some shots. #InAbuDhabi #goazzam #VORNewport pic.twitter.com/jrGaEHo9vl — AbuDhabiOceanRacing (@ADORlog) May 16, 2015 Boston Bruins captain Zdeno […]

City Life

Rhode Island Wants to Link Up With the Commuter Rail

Rhode Island State Representative John J. Lombardi is looking to link up with the MBTA to launch a program to allow Rhode Island Public Transportation Authority […]

Home & Property

A Rhode Island Library Becomes a Regal Retreat

The town of Rumford, Rhode Island, located just east of Providence, is home to a once-vacant 1905 library that was recently restored to a polished residence. With […]


Liquid Diet: Rhode Island Pumpkin Whiskey

It’s that time of the year when seemingly everything is tinged with the flavor of spiced gourds: coffee, pastries, bagels, seltzer, soda, Oreos. The list […]

Arts & Entertainment

Watch Jack White Join Beck On Stage in Rhode Island

There was a lot of hubbub when news came around that when Jack White plays Fenway Park in September, he plans to face the bleachers, because […]


Hundreds of First Responders Head to Rhode Island for Sick Boy

Blue lights as far as the eye can see. All supporting #TylersTroops pic.twitter.com/hBH1zCAN6X — Dustin Fitch (@DustinGFitch) March 6, 2014   Boston Police sent three […]


Paradise Found: Block Island, Rhode Island

Long-distance doppelganger: Ireland Drive from Boston: 1.5 hours to the Point Judith ferry, followed by a half-hour ferry ride Hop off the ferry and you’ll […]

City Life

Rhode Island’s Governor Will Call the Statehouse Spruce a ‘Christmas Tree’

Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee issued a statement saying the invitations to this year’s tree lighting ceremony will use the term “Christmas Tree.” The governor is […]

City Life

Curt Schilling on Twitter: ‘How About I Just Knock You Out?’

At the risk of being redundant, it’s not been the best of times in Rhode Island lately. The state is debating what to do about […]

City Life

Curt Schilling’s Bill Comes Due for Rhode Island

For those of us here in Boston, watching the spectacular collapse last year of Curt Schilling’s video game company, 38 Studios, was a bit like […]

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Five Breathtaking New England Road Trips

Our fall travel guide to five breathtaking New England road trips.

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City Life

End Game: Curt Schilling and the Destruction of 38 Studios

Inside the destruction of Curt Schilling’s 38 Studios.

Arts & Entertainment

When the News is a Joke

To put it another way, the study shows that watching Fox or MSNBC actually subtracts from the sum total of your knowledge. The more you watch them, the dumber you get.