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Five Can’t-Miss Events: Oct. 12–18

Experience Bonfire Night stateside, get your nose in a book, taste the last briny bits of summer and more fun things to do.

1. Guy Fawkes Bonfire Night “Remember, remember the fifth of November.” The famous rhyme points to the day in 1605 when Brit Guy Fawkes attempted to blow up Parliament. While bonfires are a common sight in London on Bonfire Night, it’s not a common sight here in the good ‘ol US of A. But if you want a taste of the…

Fact, Fiction or Fickle: Beauty Myths

We ask local beauty experts if these myths are fact, fiction or fickle.

This week, we tackle myths surrounding beauty. Check back next week when we bust fitness myths. BEAUTY Experts: Mary Ellen Disanto, Registered Dietitian and Jessica Storti, Hair Care Specialist Myth: Certain nuts are good for your skin. F A C T Walnuts are high in omega-3, which can help delay wrinkles and fight the effects of stress on the skin….

A Taste of Fall at Chefs Collaborative’s RI Harvest BBQ

Local restaurants presented their best fall dishes at the annual event held at Schartner Farms.

Rhode Island’s best chefs and beverage folks came together on Sunday for the annual Chefs Collaborative Rhode Island Harvest BBQ. The casual outdoor event is held each year (usually on the first Sunday of October) near the picturesque pond at Schartner Farms in Exeter. Each restaurant and chef presented portions of one of their favorite fall dishes, and guests sampled…

URI’s Paul DePace Earns Paralympic Order

The East Greenwich resident was awarded the highest honor for anyone connected to the Paralympic Movement.

Paul DePace received the honor in September at the 2017 Paralympic Sport and Media Awards at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center. The wheelchair sports advocate has been involved with the Paralympic Movement for more than fifty years.

Adopt-a-Pet: Puerto Rican Pups in Need

For October's adopt-a-pet, we feature Puerto Rican pups at the Potter League in Middletown looking for love.

In lieu of the recent hurricane’s that brought destruction to Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico, this month’s Adopt-a-Pet are these island-hoppers flown in to Rhode Island from Puerto Rico.