Rhode Island Monthly - Rhode Island Monthly May 2013


Reporter - Firing Away

Rhode Island lawmakers are considering strengthening gun laws further in the wake of the Newtown shootings. But gun rights supporters see it as a governmental power grab.

Mile and a Quarter

Barnsider’s makes a comeback with a menu that’s primarily Mediterranean comfort food, but hints of wanting to be more adventurous.

A Mother's Momentum

By channeling parental panic, a Providence-based doctor forced her son’s rare, fatal disease under a microscope and out into the light.

The Aftermath

How the Misquamicut community banded together in Superstorm Sandy’s wake.

Top Dogs

Four sets of medical volunteers prove that comfort comes in all shapes, sizes and breeds.