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4 Ways You Can Help Houston

Little Rhody can make a big difference.

Photo via the U.S. Department of Defense website, taken by Army National Guard Captain Martha Nigrelle. Houston is a sprawling city, which makes the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey even more disastrous. Here are some small ways Rhode Islanders can help those in need. Eat Ice Cream, Listen to Music and Help Houston: The Pop Emporium of Popular Culture in Providence…

Five Can’t Miss Events: August 30–Sept. 6

Funny shows, rhythm and roots to dance to, a moonlight paddle in Wakefield and more fun things to do.

1. Rhythm and Roots Festival Enjoy a weekend of “r and r” — and we’re not talking about rest and relaxation! Head to the Rhythm and Roots Festival for a hearty dose of soulful music and camping at Ninigret Park. Your time will be jam-packed with food, crafts, dancing and, of course, American roots music headlined by Grammy winners the Mavericks…

5 Ways to Erase Back to School Stress

Local options for easing educational anxieties.

Parents, kids, college students — as everyone heads back to school, stress levels can run high. Sharpen your pencils and take note of these local options for cutting back on stress. Breathe In, Breathe Out via Providence Zen Center’s Facebook Even if you have only twenty minutes free, meditation can be a great way to relieve stress. Emptying your mind…

Five Juice Spots to Get Your Health Drink Fix

When in doubt, drink juice.

Five Juice Spots to Get Your Health Drink Fix By Samantha Labrecque When you have a good blender and quality ingredients, you can easily make a healthy and delicious smoothie. But what about the times when you’re on the run and these items are not accessible to you? We rounded up several local juice bars where you can get one…

Five Can’t Miss Events: Aug. 24–30

Party Riverside style, attend Sam's Fest at Slater Mill, run a wine-soaked race and more fun things to do.

1. Olson and Son Hopyard Field Day Olson and Son Hopyard has a heartwarming story to tell (you can read more about it here) and owner Eric Olson is celebrating his hopyard’s growth with a field day, Riverside style. Local businesses will provide goodies: there will be nitro cold brew from Borealis Coffee, brews from Narragansett Beer, Buttonwoods Craft Brewing and some…

Tennis Stars Walk the Runway for Ladies Day Fashion Show

The Alex and Ani Ladies Day fashion show and Champagne brunch at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport featured beautiful summer styles by Fila, Brooks Brothers and Alex and Ani.

The annual Alex and Ani Ladies Day fashion show and Champagne brunch, held July 20 at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, featured beautiful summer styles by Fila, Brooks Brothers and Alex and Ani.