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Of primary importance

Election 2014's first day of reckoning: facts, observations, and expert analysis
It’s often said that instead of a major professional sports team, Rhode Island has politics. And now, in late August, we’re entering the playoffs.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  August 27, 2014

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Who approved these messages?

Parsing the political ads, good and bad. OK, mostly bad.
Campaign 2014 — and, therefore, the campaign 2014 TV ad season — is far from over.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  August 27, 2014

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Cutting through the info-fog of the PVD mayor's race

The Political Scene
Three major Democratic candidates for Providence mayor held press conferences at Prospect Terrace Park in the last week.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  August 27, 2014

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What does it mean to be a Democrat in Rhode Island?

The answer isn't simple
The Governor of Rhode Island is a Democrat. So are the lieutenant governor, secretary of state, general treasurer, and attorney general.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  August 20, 2014

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38 Studios: So many questions, not many answers

The game's not over — trying to make sense of the ongoing debacle
Here's what we think we know.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  August 13, 2014

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38 Studios timeline: key dates in a slow-motion 'reckoning'

From the bloody sock to the first settlement
A decade of infamy.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  August 13, 2014



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Foo Fest field guide

Get ready for AS220's frenzy of music, art, and attitude
The concept of Foo Fest is simple: it’s AS220’s annual, one-day extravaganza taking place on Empire Street between Washington and Westminster.
By: PHILIP EIL  |  August 06, 2014

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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 31, 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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