On September 14, the Senate Finance Committee will begin a series of hearings on the financing proposal for a new Pawtucket Red Sox stadium at the Apex site in Pawtucket. It is our intention to thoroughly review all aspects of the proposal and to conduct these hearings in an accessible and transparent manner. Every hearing
The General Assembly failed to address the future of the Pawtucket Red Sox during its most recent session and suggested it might be discussed at a special Fall session. Meanwhile, the issue of any public financing remains controversial. The Pawsox proposal is also coupled with other economic development surrounding the stadium.
Providence jazzy jam band Glass Machines have an abundance of rhythm with each song they play. Their sound moves at a steady pace with each member consistently managing to sneak in unique dimensions at various times. This particular structure is exhibited through the act’s debut LP Cycles that’s being premiered on What’s Up Rhode Island
Being dragged into joining a cult can be a horrifying experience. There are weird rituals, pointless chanting and one guy with a messiah complex leading the whole thing. The Rare Occasions capture that situation with their new music video for the track “Notion” off of their latest EP Futureproof that came out in August of
The duo of guitarist Margaret Garrett and drummer Tara McManus have been pushing the boundaries of rock & roll since their beginnings in Boston during the 1990s. Their band known as Mr. Airplane Man blends electric blues, captivating slide guitar techniques and unapologetic rock & roll together to create a sensational sound. Since their 2014
The bases are loaded, two outs, and you’re behind by a run. What do you do? Call a time out? That’s what our state’s politicians have done in the raging debate over building a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox – a stadium that would replace a 1942 relic that is the third oldest
The Pawtucket Red Sox stadium plan has stalled, as leading legislators said they don’t have enough time to consider the proposal in the waning days of this legislative session, with opponents suggesting the millionaire owners should finance the ballpark themselves. Senate President Senate President Dominick Ruggerio, Speaker of the House Nicholas Mattiello, and Governor Gina