Jamie Coelho

Take a Pie to the Face for ALS Pie Challenge

The Dorrance is hosting the first Great American Pie Fight Event to benefit the ALS chapter of Rhode Island.

The Dorrance Kitchen and Cocktails in Providence is raising awareness for ALS with a fundraiser on Saturday, April 21 from 6 to 9 p.m. that doubles as a pie fight to benefit the ALS chapter of Rhode Island.

16 Great Playgrounds in Rhode Island

Create your own park tour and hit up several of these sweet spots for kids in one day.

My kids and I are into discovering new playgrounds. We’ve hit up different towns surrounding where we live and traveled far to test out slides, sandboxes and merry-go-rounds. Here’s a round-up for families looking to spend an hour or two having fun at public playgrounds, plus nearby places where you can grab a kid-friendly lunch. Is a playground you love not mentioned? Please add it in the comments!