John Palumbo

Publisher’s Note: Cheers!

RIM's publisher, John Palumbo, muses on finding your own "Cheers" bar in our guide to local watering holes.

“Associate editor and resident expert on all things food and drink, Jamie Coelho, had the enviable assignment of discovering the best bars in Rhode Island.”

Class Act

RIM's publisher, John Palumbo, discusses that summer really isn't over even though students are heading back to school.

“That’s when diehards — like me — are still promoting beaches and clam cakes, versus pumpkins and cider, and pointing out that fall is indeed almost a month away.”

Building the Best of Rhode Island Awards

RIM's publisher, John Palumbo, discusses what it takes to put together the annual Best of Rhode Island awards.

“It is a search into the hearts and souls of those who bravely believe in the American Dream, launching businesses entrepreneurial and traditional, no matter how diminutive in scope.”