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  If laughter is the best medicine, Louise Cadieux knows how to administer just the right amount. Cadieux, who works as an activities assistant at Cherry Hill Manor in Johnston, said humor … more
You don’t want to get married on Saturday, as it is unlucky. That was the belief in the late 1800s and the beginning of the 20th century. Monday, by contrast, was the day to tie the knot … more
Rhode Islanders know the basic story of Roger Williams well. He was the founder of Providence, a refugee from nearby Massachusetts whose devotion to religious liberty has resounded through the ages, … more
Ed Helgran of Atwood Coin & Jewelry, at 1450 Atwood Ave., has a piece of advice for young people looking to take up a hobby. “You can buy a coin today that may 20 years from now be worth … more
Owning a car is a big responsibility. Drivers who plan to keep their vehicles for the long haul must emphasize maintenance if they want to keep adding miles to their odometers. In fact, the … more
Warwick’s Conimicut Village has changed a great deal over the decades. So has McCrudden’s Radiator & Auto Repair, which opened in 1959 at 835 West Shore Road. But for Kevin … more
By JOHN HOWELL Kellie Mungo cracked an egg and out popped a double yoke onto the hot grill. "e;Your lucky day, Gary,"e; she said without looking up. Gary, who was sitting at the counter, seemed genuinely pleased he should be the recipient of such good more
Award-winning chef Frank Terranova, an instructor at Johnson & Wales University’s College of Culinary Arts, recently stopped by Johnston High School to offer his insight – and cooking … more
Food and the holidays go hand-in-hand. Across Rhode Island, families are planning Christmas dinners centered on staples such as turkey and ham – or, in the case of many local residents of … more
The West Bay Chorale, an intergenerational chorus celebrating the perennial beauty of various musical genres, will be performing its 40th anniversary concert, entitled “Welcome Yule!” at … more
It was three years ago, and Alex Amaral had just been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at 7 years old. His parents were distraught, unsure of the next steps they would have to take. They were crying … more
The world seems to get a little kinder and gentler around the Christmas holidays – not just for Christians, but throughout the world.Walk through a mall in many Middle East countries in … more
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