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You have to give the BeloJo some credit for publishing Tom Chandler's missives on the local poetry scene.
Poetry and prose; not-so-young adults; the return of invective
By RUDY CHEEKS  |  April 22, 2011

The incredible shrinking library

When a leaky roof closed the Washington Park branch of the Providence Public Library in January, a small number of children’s books were moved to a nearby former Benny’s store on Broad Street, and the branch’s literacy and after-school services fanned ou
Facing a $900k deficit and angry book lovers, the PPL reconsiders its city-wide approach
By IAN DONNIS  |  April 27, 2006