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Tour Downtown Residential Units Saturday

Tour lofts, apartments and condos at 333 Atwells, the 903, Westminster Lofts, Regency Plaza, The Promenade, Waterplace, and the Residences at the Westin. Visit all seven properties in one afternoon. Free shuttle service and parking are available. A reception at Aspire follows at 5pm. Downtown

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Ready to get L33t?

This month’s Nerdsday tweet-up and work session features Wayne Franklin of Office Lab, DJs Tim O’Keefe and Ted James. Come out and be anti social with us. Bring your 20-sided die, laptops, projects and homework. Free.

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Go out, and blog about it at the same time.

IndieArts/RI, Live Downcity, Tazza Caffe and DJ Ted James present NERDSDAY: Providence’s first DJ’d Tweet-Up and Work Session. Come down to Tazza Caffe on Thursday night (9:00 PM) and meet your fellow Twitter users. No Twitter account yet? Sign up here: http://twitter.com NERDSDAY is a

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Youth in election-based-pool-oriented Action

Are you looking for somewhere different to watch the election returns? Do you enjoy free pool? Wouldn’t you just love to help out a great Providence youth organization like Youth in Action? Well you can do all three at once next tuesday! November 4, 6-11PM

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Freaky Flora Festivities

The South Side Community Land Trust is holding their 16th Annual Rare and Unusual Plant Sale this weekend at City Farm on the Southside of Providence. From the announcement on their website:  “More than 14,000 […] organically farmed, lovingly nurtured plants of all kinds will

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Technicolor RISD

RISD’s annual Film/Animation/Video Senior Festival starts this very evening at 7pm at the RISD Auditorium. The show runs through Saturday the 17th with screenings every day at 7pm. My experience from past years has been mixed though there are always some fantastic gems, and if

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A (Rachael) Ray to light up the the jewelry district

Insider sources have informed us that the one and only Rachael Ray (she’s so cool she gets an extra ‘a’) will be gracing Providence with her presence this Sunday when she will film her show at CAV in the jewelry district from 5:30 – 7:30pm. 

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Finally a social network we can all dig into

How come i didn’t know about Providence Palate sooner? It’s the hip new online spot for discussing “Rhode Island Food Culture: Dining, Drinking & Food Stuff.” The site has forums, photos, videos and a special search function that focuses on relevant local news sources for

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Foosball Doubles Wrap-Up

This past weekend the inaugural Providence Foosball Tournament of Champions was a raging success, with numerous neck and neck matches fraying the nerves of even the most poised of foosball competitors. The event was shortened to a Sunday only affair and due to time constraints

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Foosball. Need I say more?

This weekend, prepare for an epic tournament the likes of which Providence has never seen before and may never see again. The illustrious members of 32 Battery Street will be hosting March Madness, foosball style. Both singles and doubles, with first and second rounds on

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Aww snap, hclinton just got pwned

Well the democratic primary race continues to slide into a morass of he said she said, but as I am clearly on the side of Clinton-started-it I thought I’d join the party by highlighting a couple of this week’s most direct attacks on her campaign

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Free Fun Fair

In what may very well be the first Daily Dose prize giveaway we have 4 (count em) Free tickets to the Kid’s Fun Fair and Awesome Traveling Zoo this coming weekend. This incredible event boasts ridable elephants and camels, talking birds, a real monkey farm,

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Grammy Likes Mathematics

Many of you probably heard about Obama’s (perhaps prescient) grammy win over Bill Clinton on Sunday, but even more improbable was the winner in the always tense showdown for the Best Historical Album award…The Live Wire. No it’s not a wiretap of a Baltimore payphone,

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Be a more effective change maker!

Today! 8pm! Brown Hillel, 80 Brown Street! Story and Power: A training on community organizing  Seth Leibson will conduct a training on behalf of the Jewish Organizing Initative, on how you can use your story to be more effective in making change on campus and

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Super Tuesday Live Blogging

1:07: This time it’s good night for real. Happy counting to all the devoted vote counters around the nation. May your counting be swift and accurate. 12:50: alaska is in the obama bag as well 12:47: We’re back! Of course our blackout occurred right before