Lifestyles

Abigail Heiser named 2018 USA National Miss Rhode Island Teen

Abigail Heiser has graced the pages of our newspaper multiple times during the past several years as a member of the Johnston Police Department's Explorer program, as a dedicated student in Johnston High School's music program, for her

Focus Features

AmpSurf lifts spirits through the magic of the sea

By KAREN KALUNIAN -- A nonprofit organization is giving those who have endured amputations a once in a lifetime chance to ride some waves. And hopefully give them more than just a good tan.
Dining

Traditional Thai at Heng

Restaurant Review By DON FOWLER I never miss an issue of our free sister publication, Providence Monthly. The magazine always steers me to a newly opened ethnic restaurant in Rhode Island. September's issue featured Heng Thai and Rotisserie at 165 Angell
Entertainment

Burbage sets the bar high with 'Shakespeare in Love'

Theatre Review By DON FOWLER Burbage Theatre Company gets a head start on the fall theatre season with a late-August production of the delightfully funny Shakespeare in Love." The original movie by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard was adapted for the stage"
MOVIE REVIEWS

THE WIFE

THE WIFE * * * * (Oscar caliber performances, absorbing story) Glenn Close and Jonathan Pryce play Joan and Joe Castleman in this absorbing film that gives us faith in the ability of writers, directors and actors to create the near-perfect film. The