Brain Drain

Literary Speed Dating — May 23rd & June 13th

Providence Community Library goes bold and sassy: “Literary” Speed Dating! Imagine 15 dates in one hour! Providence Community Library is excited to announce two opportunities for literary singles: May 23 for adults in their 40’s and 50’s; and June 13 for adults in their 20’s and 30’s. Both events are from 6:30–8:30pm at Rochambeau Library …

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Yo-Yo Ma No Mo’?

Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Project, currently housed at RISD, is moving to Harvard University. The Silk Road project was founded in 1998 to promote artistic collaboration between artists located along the historic Silk Road. Through the relationship with RISD, the Silk Road Project has offered public performances, hosted annual residencies and even collaborated with Providence’s FirstWorks …

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Why RI?

Today’s Providence Business News reports that only Rhode Island and Michigan lost residents between 2006 and 2008, according to a study by Michigan State University’s Land Policy Institute. PBN states that Providence County placed 19th out of well over 3,000 U.S. counties in population loss during that period, and that Lil’ Rhody’s loss more than …

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Governor Named “Asshat Of The Week”

He Don us proud again! In the face of some serious competition, just named Carcieri their Asshat of the Week, beating out the formidable Michelle Malkin and the Washington Times. And they did up a nice graphic montage to commemorate the moment:

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