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Providence Art Festival — Downtown Saturday

Providence’s premier art festival is in its fourth year! Head down to Westminster Street for the Providence Art Festival Saturday, June 2nd. Over 100 local artists and vendors will be selling handmade jewelry, baby clothes, pottery, art photography, stationery, and more. RIMOSA will be providing free craft activities for kids throughout the day. The Rhode […]

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Downtown Filming, Take Three

Washington and Union is proving a popular filming spot.  I took this last summer during the filming of “Loosies,” which is supposedly coming out this December, while unwittingly standing next to Jenny Garth and Peter Fascinelli.  Later, I spent a couple weeks in the same block tripping over gear and looking longingly at food spread out on sidewalk tables

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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 Providence Living Tour, free, noon to 5pm, Saturday, June 27th

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Ooh Ming Wings *drools*

And the Flaming Poo Poo Platters… look we didn’t know any better. Researcher and Brown grad student Heather Lee is conducting oral history research on some of the old family-owned Chinese restaurants once located in downtown Providence. She is particularly interested in hearing about the famous Ming Garden, Luke’s on Eddy Street, and the Mee

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