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Ok Go Gives Free Concert Tonight at Waterplace Park

Ok Go Gives Free Concert Tonight at Waterplace Park August 6, 2010 | Events | Read More
The WBRU Summer Concert Series comes to a teary end tonight, but boy what an end it is: the band OK Go will ggggo tonight at 7:30 for all of downtown Providence to enjoy (or at least those who can cram themselves near the basin of the canal near Waterplace Park). Don’t know OK Go? Nothing tells...

Cheap Eats: Mill’s Tavern Special is Raw-Lover’s Delight

Cheap Eats: Mill’s Tavern Special is Raw-Lover’s Delight July 30, 2010 | Food | Read More
This just in: Food needn’t be expensive or stuffy, even when it’s served at one of the city’s most established eateries. The historic Mill’s Tavern in downtown Providence has earned more stars than the sidewalk at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre. To the average diner, that would...

Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel

Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel July 26, 2010 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Although Providence isn’t one of the biggest cities in the northeast, its location between major cities Boston and New York bring it big name performance acts that you may not expect for its size. Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel is a popular venue for music, comedy and spoken word acts throughout the year....

Scandalous and on Sale: Quirky Providence Eats

Scandalous and on Sale: Quirky Providence Eats July 19, 2010 | Food, Things to Do | Read More
Federal Hill is home to a strong Italian-American community that is a product of massive Italian immigration in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Providence reaps the benefits of this population through top notch, albeit relatively expensive, Italian food that cannot be beat by anywhere in at least...

Little Havana meets Little Italy

Little Havana meets Little Italy July 12, 2010 | Hotels, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The Hotel Dolce Villa plops a swanky South Beach attitude into the small-town charm of Little Italy. The owner is the same proprietor of multiple successful Federal Hill establishments including Mediterraneo, Gepetto’s, and Caffe Dolce Vita. Owner Gianfranco Marrocco intends to make it “the crowing...