Culture

Get a Sneak Peek at a Mafia Mistress’s Memoir

The Doctor Broad is the fascinating story of how a woman with a distinguished medical career became doctor to one mobster and mistress to another.

“Dr. Barbara Roberts unspools the story of how a fateful introduction over lunch led to her clandestine, four-year affair with Louis “Baby Shanks” Manocchio, reputed to be number 3 in Patriarca’s hierarchy.”

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.”

Mariposa Vintage Explains the Slow Fashion Movement

Conchi Ruiz Cabello shares how everyday consumers can be more mindful about their fashion decisions. 

Mariposa Vintage is an online retail space that seeks to lessen the impact fast fashion has on the planet by rescuing vintage secondhand goods that may have seen better days, repairing them and selling them on an online platform.