Lifestyles

'We don't sell candies, we sell memories'

“We all become kids again in a candy store,” said Taylor Burke, manager of Candyland Market and Warehouse. Burke is currently on the road, traveling to fairs across the country until November …

Entertainment

RIIFF spotlights independent films

The Rhode Island International Film Festival has been on our calendar every summer since festival director George Marshall brought the festival to our state, making it one of the premier festivals in the world. This year was no exception,
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

PETE’S DRAGON 

* * * * (Delightful Disney family film) Disney’s delightful remake of the 1977 cartoon feature is done in live action this time around, and it is a family film not to be missed. Oaks …
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

Bottom fishing is family fishing fun

Now is the time to bottom fish in the mid or lower Narragansett Bay area or along the coastal shore. The water is too warm in upper Narragansett Bay. Most of bait and fish have moved or come into the mid and lower bay. Areas around Aquidneck Island, the