CCRI to host Fall 2020 Enrollment Open House

The Community College of Rhode Island is hosting its Fall 2020 Enrollment Open House at the Knight Campus Tuesday, November 19 to...

Billy Joel returning to Fenway Park in 2020

Live Nation and the Boston Red Sox announced this week that Billy Joel will return to Fenway Park for a seventh consecutive...

Caamp adds additional 2020 North American Tour dates, coming to Providence in March

Source: Grandstand Columbus, Ohio band Caamp have just announced new tour dates which will kick off in the spring of...
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Best-Selling Author Mitch Albom Coming to Providence Nov. 21

"Reading With Robin" welcomes beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author Mitch Albom to Rhode Island for the launch of his latest...

Singing For Shelter: Thirty musicians coming together to raise money for local homeless shelters

The 12th Annual SINGING FOR SHELTER concert is scheduled to take place at Channing Memorial Church, 135 Pelham Street, Newport, RI on...

Brown University student brings heartfelt moment to Jeopardy

Contestant Dhruv Gaur – who is a college student at Brown University – was stumped during the “Final Jeopardy” question. So instead, he wrote...

Black Crowes to Reunite – Summer Tour to Include Dates in MA, CT

Source: Live Nation The Black Crowes’ Chris and Rich Robinson will herald the thirty-year anniversary of their landmark quintuple...

Boys Soccer: La Salle blanks Tolman

La Salle blanks Tolman

College Basketball: Rhode Island collects victory over Hartford

Rhode Island collects victory over Hartford

College Football: William & Mary drums Rhode Island in sound fashion

William & Mary drums Rhode Island in sound fashion

At The Movies

Movie Review: “Doctor Sleep” a Fitting Sequel to “The Shining”

Adapting a book for the big screen is never easy, but director Mike Flanagan faced more challenges than most in making Doctor Sleep, based...

Movie Review: “The Lighthouse” Shines Bright (and Dark…)

When Robert Eggers made his directorial debut in 2015 with one of the best horror films of the decade, it was clear...

What’s Up RI Movie Review: The Joker (2019)

Much of the buzz surrounding Todd Phillips’ Joker after it premiered at the prestigious Venice Film Festival (and won the Golden Lion,...

Movie Review: Netflix Film “In the Shadow of the Moon”

Watching In the Shadow of the Moon, the newest Netflix production from director Jim Mickle, is an eerie experience. Not because it...

Sports Briefs

Boys Soccer: La Salle blanks Tolman

La Salle blanks Tolman

College Basketball: Rhode Island collects victory over Hartford

Rhode Island collects victory over Hartford

College Football: William & Mary drums Rhode Island in sound fashion

William & Mary drums Rhode Island in sound fashion

College Football: Husson claims gritty victory against Salve Regina

Husson claims gritty victory against Salve Regina

Concerts & Shows

Theatre Review: Aladdin, a Magical Ride at PPAC

PPAC's Aladdin is a brilliant showcase of theatrical performance fueled by a multi-talented cast of characters that bring the Disney classic...

Concert Recap: Songwriting Legend Jimmy Webb Captivates at Greenwich Odeum (10-25-19)

Friday, October 25th was a special night in East Greenwich featuring two remarkable songwriters, one a 60's legend who wrote hits for...

Movie Review: “The Lighthouse” Shines Bright (and Dark…)

When Robert Eggers made his directorial debut in 2015 with one of the best horror films of the decade, it was clear...

Concert Review: Indigo Girls and RIPO Charm at PPAC

The Indigo Girls returned to the Providence Performing Arts Center Thursday night for a special performance with the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra...

Things To Do

Singing For Shelter: Thirty musicians coming together to raise money for local homeless shelters

The 12th Annual SINGING FOR SHELTER concert is scheduled to take place at Channing Memorial Church, 135 Pelham Street, Newport, RI on...

What’s Up This Weekend: 50+ things to do in and around Rhode Island

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Rhode Island this weekend, enjoy! You might also...

Providence Fall Home Show returns to Rhode Island Convention Center this weekend

The 11th Annual Fall Providence Home Show returns to the Rhode Island Convention Center, November 9-10, 2019.   This...

Public invited to explore the history and importance of the U.S. Census at the Rhode Island State Archives

Source: Office of the Secretary of State PROVIDENCE, RI – With the 2020 Census right around...

Cranksgiving 2019: Bicycle scavenger hunt food drive to be held to benefit Amos House

On Saturday, November 23rd, Providence bicyclists are going to crank up the holiday goodwill. Part food drive, part scavenger hunt, part bike...

Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest returns to Mohegan Sun January 24th – 26th

The 17th Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest presented by MSC Cruises – the world’s fastest-growing cruise line, offering an enriching cruise experience inspired...

Real Estate

Portsmouth home fetches $1.775 million, marks second highest sale in that community this year

Lila Delman Real Estate announced today the sale of 178 Prospect Farm Road. The property sold for $1,755,000. Lila...

Million Dollar Listing: Waterfront mixed-use parcel in Westerly sells for $2.5 million

Lila Delman Real Estate today announced the sale of 75 Watch Hill Road in Westerly, the property reportedly sold for $2,500,000. 

Million Dollar Listing: Weekapaug Cottage sells for $3 million

Lila Delman Real Estate today announced the sale of 13 Fenway Road in Weekapaug, the property reportedly sold for $3,000,000. Lori Joyal, Lila Delman’s...

Watch Hill home sells for $17.6 million, marks 2nd highest home sale in state’s history

Lila Delman Real Estate announced the sale today of 10 Bluff Avenue in Watch Hill for $17,600,000. This transaction marks the 2nd...

Weekapaug home sells for $2.272 million

Lila Delman Real Estate announced today the sale 30 Williams Avenue in Westerly’s Weekapaug for $2,272,500. Lori Joyal, Lila Delman’s Watch Hill...

Coastal Cottage in Watch Hill fetches $4.1 million

Randall, Realtors Watch Hill office announced the sale of 11 Yosemite Valley Road in Watch Hill today, the property reportedly sold for $4,100,000.

High School Football: Destination, victory: North Kingstown tops Barrington

Destination, victory: North Kingstown tops Barrington

High School Football: No scoring allowed; La Salle pushes past Cumberland

No scoring allowed; La Salle pushes past Cumberland

High School Football: Woonsocket collects victory over Westerly

Woonsocket collects victory over Westerly

Billy Joel returning to Fenway Park in 2020

Live Nation and the Boston Red Sox announced this week that Billy Joel will return to Fenway Park for a seventh consecutive...

Caamp adds additional 2020 North American Tour dates, coming to Providence in March

Source: Grandstand Columbus, Ohio band Caamp have just announced new tour dates which will kick off in the spring of...

What’s Up This Weekend: 50+ things to do in and around Rhode Island

Discover all that’s happening, new, and to do in and around Rhode Island this weekend, enjoy! You might also...

Providence Fall Home Show returns to Rhode Island Convention Center this weekend

The 11th Annual Fall Providence Home Show returns to the Rhode Island Convention Center, November 9-10, 2019.   This...

Six Picks Music: The Best in Local Music This Week (November 8-14)

Each week, we highlight some of the best in local music - this week is no different. Check out "Six Picks" Music...

Bravo Brewing Company will open in Pascoag this weekend

Bravo Brewing Company will be Rhode Island's newest brewery when they host their grand opening on Saturday in Pascoag ( Burrillville).

Woonsocket teen receives $500 scholarship from Planet Fitness

Planet Fitness announced today that Xavier Alvarez of Woonsocket, R.I., received a $500 scholarship as part of the Planet Fitness Teen Summer Challenge.

Dine & Drink

Bravo Brewing Company will open in Pascoag this weekend

Bravo Brewing Company will be Rhode Island's newest brewery when they host their grand opening on Saturday in Pascoag ( Burrillville).

Tilted Barn Brewery announces plans to build new barn, expansion

Exeter's Tilted Barn Brewery announced plans this morning that they will be expanding. "We thought our five year anniversary...

Middletown restaurant featured in ‘The Ultimate BBQ Road Trip’, named among 20 best BBQ restaurants in the USA

BBQ experts Go Shindig, have mapped out the ultimate BBQ road trip across the US, stopping off at all of the top-rated grill houses...

Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest returns to Mohegan Sun January 24th – 26th

The 17th Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest presented by MSC Cruises – the world’s fastest-growing cruise line, offering an enriching cruise experience inspired...

25+ restaurants serving on Thanksgiving Day in Rhode Island (2019 Edition)

Whether you’re far away from home and can’t make it back or just to prefer to eat out and keep it simple...

Tao Restaurant to open at Mohegan Sun in 2020

Mohegan Sun and Tao Group Hospitality today announced that TAO Restaurant will open inside Mohegan Sun’s flagship Connecticut property in 2020.

People & Profiles

Best-Selling Author Mitch Albom Coming to Providence Nov. 21

"Reading With Robin" welcomes beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author Mitch Albom to Rhode Island for the launch of his latest...

Amy Gravell named new managing director of The Gamm Theatre

The board of directors of The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (The Gamm) is pleased to announce the hiring of Amy Gravell as managing...

The Boy Scouts of America collect over 190,000 pounds of food in 32nd Annual Food Drive

The Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America held its 32nd Annual “Scouting for Food Good Turn” drive on November 2nd across Rhode Island, Southeastern...

WhatsUp Interview: Songwriting Legend Jimmy Webb Coming to Greenwich Odeum October 25th

You grew up with his songs whether you realize it or not…. Jimmy Webb is one of the greatest...

What’s Up Interview: Neal Vitullo – Coming to Revival Brewery Saturday, Oct. 12

Guitar great Neal Vitullo has come a long way since breaking out on the scene in the early 80’s when his band...