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Get ready for Providence Craft Beer Week

With the weather cooling down and the Oktoberfest 200th anniversary celebration in full swing in Munich, October just feels like beer drinking season. So it's only fitting that the first annual Providence Craft Beer Week will take place October 1-8.
By JOSH SMITH  |  October 01, 2010


I'm in a quandary. I want to tell you about Ama's, but it's a tiny place with very few seats, and I really don't want to see a line outside the next time I show up.
Don’t read this, please
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  December 18, 2009

Floor show

Sara Hook explains the title of her cabaret piece Salad Days as a reference to youth and indiscretion.  
Sara Hook at Harvard
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  October 01, 2008

Don José Tequilas

With the restaurants on Federal Hill packed bruschetta to osso buco, competing in slow-mo culinary combat, it’s good to see one old favorite survive and even thrive.
A great Mexican outpost on the Hill
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  September 10, 2008

The Avery springs to life

John “J.R.” Richard realized the dream of many a nightlife veteran with the opening last week of his stylish new lounge on Providence’s West Side, the Avery.
By IAN DONNIS  |  April 23, 2008

Loie Fuller’s

The bistro Loie Fuller’s, like its namesake, manages to be demure and flamboyant at the same time.
The Left Bank meets the West Side
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  March 12, 2008


Almost famous: Mike Sears

He declines to identify his age and the celebrity with whom he’d most like to sleep.
Loie Fuller restaurant
By FRANK MULLIN  |  August 07, 2007

City limits

There’s nothing like the first weekend of beautiful weather to raise skepticism about digitally mediated experience.
Boston Cyberarts’ ‘The Body’s Limit’ at Green Street, ‘Ten’s the Limit’ at the ICA
By DEBRA CASH  |  April 24, 2007

Bashful mountebanks

Jody Sperling enters the space tentatively for Cheap .
Jody Sperling at CMAC
By MARCIA B. SIEGEL  |  March 31, 2006