Lifestyles

Tales of Rocky Point Park: New film explores amusement park’s ‘curse’

They came with their friends, they came with their families - but some may have never left. For over 150 years, Rocky Point was known as Rhode Island’s summertime playground. Generations of New …

Entertainment

Rhodes on the Pawtuxet overrun with extras for Jack Black movie

The parking lot at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet last week was filled with cars carrying people of all ages, dressed in ’90s attire and hoping for their 15 seconds of fame as extras in Jack Black’s …
Society

Reunions

Pilgrim High School, Class of 1975, is looking for classmates.  They are holding a belated 40th high school reunion Aug. 6 from 2 p.m. until dusk at the RI Masonic Youth Foundation (Masons) 116 Long …
Movie Reviews

STAR TREK BEYOND

* * * (Fair sequel) We love the characters in the “Star Trek” saga, just as we love the “Ice Age” characters. Why can’t the writers give them a better story? The movie opens …
FOOD

A boater’s guide to local dining

You know the old saying – “What does a smart boater make for dinner? Reservations.”  Cruising on the bay is great, and for many the perfect ending to a wonderful day is pulling up to a dock …

DiMicco's officially opens, looks to expand menu

In December Christopher DiMicco held a soft opening for his new restaurant, DiMicco's Authentic Italian Eatery. He waited nearly six months for his grand opening to ensure customers were having the very best experience at the restaurant before hosting
FISHING AND OUTDOORS

Different options for landing fish

As you start to catch larger fish, the issue of how to land them successfully becomes more important. So here are some tips on how to land fish if you gaff, net or swing them into the boat. Gaffing large fish (you aim to keep) I spoke with Capt. Rick