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‘Harold And Maude’ At Columbus

(4.16) This weekend the newly formed Columbus Film Club presents the 1971 cult classic “Harold and Maude” starring Bud Cort and Ruth Gordon. With the idiosyncratic American fable “Harold and Maude,” countercultural director Hal Ashby (Being There) fashioned what would become the cult classic of

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Nick-A-Nee’s, Big Biscuit @the Met, the Silks, Julie Rhodes @the Columbus Theatre upstairs, Sean Rowe, Sam Moss @Psychic Readings, Gap Year, Mike DeCosta, Museyroom, Night Nurses @Machines With Magnets, Die Reihe, Farewell My Concubine, Ben Kudler, Charles Allin Trio @AS220, Pixels, Hard Pass,

Hooligan And His Person Retire

And thank you for your service. It has been brought to my attention that Officer Patty Blake has retired after decades with the Providence Police Department. Most of that time was spent with the Mounted Command on top of her beloved Hooligan. She had been

Eugene And Arj Coming To Columbus Theatre

But not together. Fans of “Flight of the Concords” will need no introduction to these two comic actors: Eugene Mirman played Eugene the Landlord — because he only plays characters named Eugene (See also: Bob’s Burgers) — and Arj Barker played the deluded ladies’ man

Week In Music

Monday — @Aurora, Milkmaid II, Creature Hole, Bed Death, Caloric @AS220, Gauche, Hand Grenade Job, Funeral Cone, Iris Creamer @Machines With Magnets, Shit & Shine, Container, Finished, World War Tuesday — @Machines With Magnets, Boytoy, Black Oil Incinerator, Littlefoot @AS220, Sparrows, Worst Days, Aneurysm @Nick-A-Nee’s,

Trout Season Opening Day

Today is the first day of the trout fishing season and Dave Henault of Ocean State Tackle on Branch Avenue has been up all night. By the time I stopped by the serious anglers were long gone, and Dave was helping a young man new

PCL Amnesty Week Starts

You were supposed to bring them back. Well here is your chance to wipe the slate clean during the annual “Food for Fines” week, April 8-15, at all Providence Community Library (PCL) branches. PCL patrons with overdue materials can return them to any PCL location

Urban Farming Events — Four City Locations

(4.8) The Southside Community Land Trust (SCLT) will be hosting four neighborhood Urban Agriculture Kick Off events across the city at four sites in Providence’s West End, South Side, Olneyville, and East Side neighborhoods. Each site will have an agriculture expert on hand to answer

Weekend In Music

Friday — @Dusk, Nate Cozzolino and the Lost Arts, SEXCoffee, If We Go At All, Snow Day @Fête Lounge, Manny X, Black Space Odyssey @the Met, Baby Cham, Rupee, Tifa @Firehouse 13, Barbarian, Absence of Despair, Ana Saphira, the Curse Saturday — @AS220, Ratstab, Leash,

Author Paul La Farge — Athenaeum Salon

(4.7) The Friday Salon at the Providence Athenaeum — The Secret Life of H.P. Lovecraft — features author Paul La Farge discussing his new novel The Night Ocean. (La Farge wrote about this in The New Yorker.) Hailed by Publisher’s Weekly as “an ingenious and

Thayer Street Nice Slice — Closed

(4.15) Aarrgh! Saturday, April 15th, will be the last day of business for Nice Slice Pizzeria at the Thayer Street location. They are moving into new digs on Westminster Street near White Electric and aiming for a May opening. Check out their Facebook page —

Wheeler Clothing Sale

(4.8) There are people who sneak out of work to get in on the first day of the Wheeler Clothing Sale, but there is more than enough to last three days. And this is quality stuff. The Wheeler School’s Famous Clothing & More Sale returns

No Taxpayer Funds For PawSox Stadium

Go PawSox! No really . . . go. Get your hands out of my pockets and go away. Millionaire team owner Larry Lucchino is back with a new pitch — he heard your concerns and has repackaged his outrageous demands. Gone is that not true

Blackstone Park Shoreline Cleanup

(4.8) Volunteers are needed to help clean up the shoreline along River Road. This effort was postponed from an earlier date and serves as the ‘you can help’ portion of last month’s “Message from the Gyre” project by environmental activist and photographer, Chris Jordan. One

Miracle Legion At The Narrows

(4.7) Tickets are still available for the upcoming Miracle Legion show at the Narrows. The openers are local favorites, the ‘Mericans, now with an entirely new lineup and a new album in the works. Frontman Chris Daltry is super excited about this show describing the

Week In Music

Monday — @Dusk, Barishi, Replacire, Black Acid Prophecy @AS220, Buck Curran, Allysen Callery, Alec K. Redfearn Tuesday — @Machines With Magnets, Arrington de Dionyso, Suicide Magnets, Alec K. Refearn @Dusk, Brat Curse, Substantial Abuse, Aneurysm Wednesday — @Nick-A-Nee’s, Highway’s End Thursday — @the Met, Spocka