Kaitlyn Murray

Whole Woman: Healthy Bites

A local foodies shares recipes for healthy snacks for girls on the go.

By Kaitlyn Murray and Dana Saccoccio Nibbles are essential for keeping a woman on-the-move’s energy on point throughout the day. “But there’s just not enough time in the work week!” you may cry. We beg to differ: All you need to do is set aside your Sunday afternoon to prepare one or two of these tasty (and good for you)…

Learn it to Earn it at PPAC

The program gives Central Falls High School Students the chance to see Broadway musicals.

Just a few stories above a long line of eager play-goers, more than fifty Central Falls High School students take a break from their regularly-scheduled cafeteria lunches to enjoy a hearty spread of comfort food in one of the Providence Performing Arts Center’s intimate banquet rooms. Soon they will make their way down the red carpeted steps and into the…

An Ode to Middletown

The middle child of Aquidneck Island has a textured history of its own.

Photography by Chris VaccaroIf you take a second to think about it (which I’m sure not very many of us have), Middletown has a very fitting name. Sure, it’s in the center of Aquidneck Island, but it also plays the role of the stereotypical neglected middle born; overshadowed by Portsmouth, the eldest (literally — it was the first colony established…

Explore Fox Point Like a Local

This East Side enclave is quickly becoming Providence's "it" neighborhood.

I was first impressed with Fox Point when my frustration was running rampant: sitting in my car, mid-week, mid-January, at quarter past five in the evening. I had just punched out for the day from my internship in Davol Square when I quickly realized that my usual route to 95 south via Point Street had turned into a parking lot….

Rhode Island Comic Con: A Crash Course

A self-proclaimed nerd offers her Comic Con survival guide for newbies.

This weekend, Providence will be overrun with thousands of comic book enthusiasts, film buffs, television addicts and gamers, a.k.a. fanboys and fangirls (this blogger included), thanks to the fifth iteration of the Rhode Island Comic Con (RICC). The state’s unconventional convention is coming to the Rhode Island Convention Center and the Dunkin Donuts Center from November 11th to the 13th…