Michael Derderian

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The Station’s long shadow

For most Rhode Islanders, the Station nightclub conflagration — the worst disaster in the state since the hurricane of 1938 — is like a receding object in a rearview mirror.
Five years on, getting by remains a day-to-day challenge for some of those touched by the fire
By IAN DONNIS  |  February 20, 2008

Projo editor says the full Station story will never be told

Will the full story of the 2003 Station nightclub fire ever be told?
By BRAIN C. JONES  |  March 21, 2007

The politics of tragedy

It was perfectly understandable that Bill Harsch was reluctant to answer the question.
Will anger over the station plea bargain enable Harsch to topple Lynch?
By IAN DONNIS  |  October 04, 2006

Souls of the departed

Last week was an especially dark one for Rhode Islanders and the local music community.
Reflections on a dark week
By BOB GULLA  |  October 03, 2006