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9 Things To Do at Rhode Island Comic Con 2017

It’s that time of year folks; the fandoms are descending on Providence once again.

From Rhode Island Comic Con Facebook.   Okay, so you’ve checked out our survival guide from last year, you’ve bought your day (maybe even weekend) pass and you’ve nailed down your photo op/autograph situation… Now all that’s left to do is figure out how to make the most of the time you’ll have left at this year’s Rhode Island Comic…

Five Can’t-Miss Events: Nov. 9–15

Watch Scrooge have a change of heart, don your best cosplay, jam to psychedelic rock and more fun things to do.

1. A Christmas Carol Providence’s favorite family holiday tradition is back to delight audiences of all ages. Celebrating forty years at Trinity Rep, A Christmas Carol brings the story of Ebenezer Scrooge to life to tell Charles Dickens’ classic tale of an old grouch who learns a lesson when he’s whisked through time and space by three spirits. This year’s…

The Weekly Weigh-In: Eating By Yourself Might be Bad for Your Health

Plus, the dark side of the wellness revolution, a new spine center in Newport, a seminar on toxic masculinity and more in health and wellness.

Dining solo can be peaceful, practical and even fun. But a new study shows that eating alone too often could be linked to type two diabetes, high blood pressure and more. Has the trendy nature of wellness become, well, too selfish? Click here to find out how social media is playing a huge, possibly not-so-positive, role in the self-care revolution….

How to Survive A Rhode Island Traffic Jam

What to eat, listen to and do while you sit in miles of traffic.

It’s 4:55 p.m. on a Wednesday. I get in my car and sigh. Before I left work, I checked the state of traffic going to my apartment in Riverside, a mere five mile drive that, on a good day, takes ten minutes. Google maps popped up on my screen crisscrossed in maroon veins with an estimated travel time of forty-five…