Chatter: March

Readers weigh in on stories in print and online

“The Lion’s Share,” December

I’m glad that “The Lion’s Share” mentions that Dale Venturini, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Hospitality Association, was “fully masked” at her August interview as well as having been vaccinated. All Rhode Islanders should follow her example.

COVID vaccine-spurners / can come across as dense / Frightfully deficient / in basic common sense / Here’s what thoughtful people / can say in their defense:
Felicia Nimue Ackerman
Providence

What a wonderful, well-written article about Dale Venturini by Jamie Coelho in the December issue. I have read about her many times but now I can put a face with the name. Such
a challenging childhood. Such a hard worker!
Helen D’Ordine
North Providence

Out Takes, January

Thank you for a wonderful spread about the Warren Heritage Foundation’s Barn Bash in this month’s Rhode Island Monthly. The pictures are great.
Jane Harrison
Warren

Current, “Kitchen Crew,” January

This is really cool on multiple levels. Not to date myself, but Polaroid was still in business when I last lived in Rhode Island, so both entities are synonymous with the simpler times of my childhood.
Al Daniel
Via Twitter

Style, January

Three of my greeting cards are included in Rhode Island Monthly’s January edition! Alongside some other fab local stationers (isn’t that a fun word?!) Thank you @meaghansusi
for the opportunity.
Tatutina
Via Instagram

Correction: The “Get Baked” feature in our February issue omitted a photo credit: Photography by Angel Tucker.