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June 24, 2017

Home in Bonnet Shores Sells for $1.49 Million

The demand for luxury property continues in Rhode Island. Lila Delman Real Estate International has announced the sale of a stunning oceanfront residence located at 233 Bonnet Shores Road in Narragansett. The property has sold for $1,499,000, marking the highest sale in Bonnet Shores year-to-date, according to data from the Rhode Island Statewide MLS.* Dan

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Just my Opinion: A Tale of Two Communities

This is a tale of two communities – two wealthy Rhode Island Communities. Communities that are sprinkled with million dollar homes, that are the two richest communities in Rhode Island by all measures. This is a tale of one community – Barrington, where voters faced with proposed significant reductions in school spending, threatening various programs,

OneJet Announces Nonstop Services from Pittsburgh to Providence will Debut on August 23rd

OneJet announced today two new routes from Pittsburgh International, with twice daily nonstop service debuting to Nashville beginning July 12th and service to Providence beginning August 23rd. The service to Providence is subject to customary Department of Transportation approval. “Nashville and Providence were two of our most highly demanded destinations from the Pittsburgh community.  In

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A Conversation with Christian McBride, Artistic Director of the Newport Jazz Festival (Part 1)

It was more than 25 years ago that Christian McBride played his first Newport Jazz Festival. Now, five Grammys later and considered among the best jazz bass players on the planet, McBride is taking on a huge challenge, following in the footsteps of festival founder George Wein and assuming the mantle as the festival’s Artistic

Jazz Singer and Broadway Sensation Leslie Odom, Jr. Will Make Newport Jazz Festival Debut on Friday, August 4

After winning awards and critical acclaim in the Broadway smash hit Hamilton: An American Musical, Leslie Odom, Jr.could have done anything. Doors opened, opportunities arose, but it is sharing his love for jazz that has taken the spotlight. He recorded an album of jazz standards and show tunes while still appearing on stage, eight shows