10 Home Design Trends That Are "Out" This Year

By mdblog - September 25, 2017
Whether you are looking to remodel your home or update it before selling, staying on top of the latest design trends is a great way to get fresh ideas. However, trends come and go, and so it’s important also to understand what’s gone out of style before spending money. Here are ten design trends that are fading fast in 2017: Edison Bulbs What started as a fun industrial look in hipster coffee s

Walkable Cities Are Fueling Real Estate Growth

By mdblog - July 05, 2016
The different trends within the country have always shifted and changed like the tide, and recent research is showing that ‘walkable’ cities are becoming a much more popular place to live than in the past – even starting to gain ground against suburban areas in terms of popularity among modern home buyers. What Is A Walkable City? These walkable cities are just what they sound like – urban space

A religious experience at PPAC

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
“Sister Act” on stage at the Providence Performing Arts Center

Chat with Brown's president

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
Whether you’re heading home from work, or heading out for the evening, the Providence Athenaeum’s weekly Salon offers an opportunity for guests to start their weekend with some lively conversation. During Friday’s event, guests will have a chance to get to know Christina Paxson, the president of Brown University. Paxson will discuss her decision to come to Brown, her vision for the university – in

‘WaterFire’ in E. Greenwich

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
“WaterFire: Art & Soul of a City,” the documentary centering on Providence’s WaterFire, will make its debut in Southern Rhode Island Saturday. The film takes viewers behind the scenes of the Providence event and shows clips from WaterFire in Rome, Singapore, Houston and Kansas City. “WaterFire” was produced by two-time Emmy award-winning Joe Rocco and WaterFire creator and artistic director, B

The Oscar Experience

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
Sunday, Join Flickers: Rhode Island International Film Festival as it presents the state’s only officially sanctioned Oscar Party. Attendees will begin the evening on the red carpet before sampling drinks and hors d’oeuvres, and enjoying dinner and gourmet desserts. The event includes entertainment, a silent auction, raffles and, of course, the screening of the 85th Academy Awards. Doreen Scanlon

New toys for zoo animals

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
Saturday, enjoy half-price admission and watch as the animals of Roger Williams Park Zoo receive new toys, such as balls, sensory-based stimuli and food puzzles. After about $200 worth of donations for the enrichment toys were stolen earlier this year, the zoo received an unprecedented $3,200 in from those who heard the news. In celebration, and as an expression of gratitude, Saturday’s visitors c

Community poetry reading at museum

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
Sunday, experience the spirit of the Harlem Renaissance in a community poetry reading at the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. During the museum’s 18th annual Langston Hughes Community Poetry Reading, audience members will listen as Hughes’ works are read aloud by members of the community. Educators, corporate executives, writers, musicians, artists and more will recite poignant, and s

A balancing act

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
From tumbling and juggling to wire-walking and trick-cycling, the skills of The Peking Acrobats will take center stage Saturday at Woonsocket’s Stadium Theatre. In a show that combines live music, special effects and daring feats, the acrobats will perform stunts and exhibit displays of contortion and flexibility in a show designed to emulate the excitement and pageantry of a Chinese carnival. Sin

Wine-d down the workweek

By stephanie - June 15, 2015
Thursday, join Chez Pascal for a special Chateau Angelus Wine Dinner featuring five wines, all red and all Bordeaux. Wines will be paired with a five-course menu featuring cocoa nib and cornmeal-crusted crispy squid with grilled polenta and sauce vine rouge, wild mushroom ragout with leek pancake and cloumage cheese, plus quail, duck breast and more. Dessert will be pear custard gratin with blue c


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