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All that jazz

Celebrating 60 years of America's music at the Newport fests
Once upon a time, hosting a jazz festival in Newport was a radical idea — dangerous, even.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  July 30, 2014

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The Journal is sold, but what does it mean?

As The ProJo Turns
We went searching for answers to three pressing questions.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  July 30, 2014

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Welcome to Woonsterly!

Exploring Rhode Island's north and south border towns
The first thing you need to know about summer visits to Woonsocket and Westerly is that you don’t need a passport to get to either town.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  July 23, 2014

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Look at that!

The splendor of Providence's new public art
It’s been a good summer for public spaces in Providence.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  July 23, 2014

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At last, Providence gets a Fringe

Good Ideas Dept.
What is a Fringe, and other questions answered.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  July 16, 2014

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The food life

 A roundtable discussion with four local kitchen stars
How to build a menu, the importance of texture, and much more.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  July 09, 2014



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Buddy's back: a reader's digest

The Political Scene
There’s no disputing the fact that Providence — and all of Rhode Island, for that matter — has Buddy Fever.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  July 02, 2014

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A political cartoon marks a new low on Fountain Street

As The ProJo Turns
The march of the ProJo ’s opinion pages to greater depths of disgrace continues in plain sight.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 25, 2014

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Who are these guys?

A field guide to the Providence mayoral race
June 25 marks the deadline for filing paperwork to enter the 2014 Providence mayoral race. And, until then, the big question is, of course, “Will or won’t Buddy Cianci run?”
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 18, 2014

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'I always knew I was a boy': a small-town coach becomes a big-time pioneer

Athletics Dept.
There was something triumphant about outsports.com’s lengthy November 2013 profile of Glocester sports coach Stephen Alexander.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 18, 2014

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Summer Guide: Street eats

Cupcakes, pulled pork, and other roadside culinary delights
Get ready to get hungry.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 16, 2014



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'Wait and see' about pot legalization? Let's not, says Regulate RI

The Political Scene
Plus, legalization at a glance
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 11, 2014

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The heart of the city

The new documentary, 'Haven Brothers: Legacy of the American Diner,' celebrates the iconic Providence food truck
Haven Brothers Diner will be parked outside the Columbus Theatre on Saturday, June 7 when Jeff Toste’s documentary, ' Haven Brothers: Legacy of the American Diner ,' premieres inside.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 04, 2014

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At Slater Mill, a people's history of Pawtucket

Hidden Heritage
The story behind "The Mother of All Strikes."
By: PHILIP EIL  |  June 04, 2014

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Code Island hacks for the greater good

Plugging In
“Are you at a computer?” John Speck says. “Go to localwiki.net/ri.”
By: PHILIP EIL  |  May 28, 2014

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The commencement speech we needed to hear

Rant
Of course, the logistics of a 38 Studios-focused commencement address would be tricky.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  May 30, 2014



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Are we losing our minds?

A graduation season guide to discussing Rhode Island's so-called "brain drain"
But how big of a problem is the “brain drain”? How much of our economic malaise can we rightly pin on this donkey?
By: PHILIP EIL  |  May 21, 2014

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Local heroes 2014

Making Rhode Island a better place
Meet PrYSM and Andy Cutler
By: PHILIP EIL  |  May 14, 2014

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In Kennedy Plaza, a small booth for a big problem

The (Rising) Ocean State
Two cardboard signs on the front of a table read “CLIMATE ANXIETY COUNSELING 5¢” and “THE DOCTOR IS IN.”
By: PHILIP EIL  |  May 15, 2014

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Nonviolence by the numbers

Public Safety 
The Institute for the Study and Practice of Nonviolence saw nearly a million dollars in funding dwindle over the last few years.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  May 07, 2014
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