Giannini: What’s In? What’s Out? Friday November 23rd

What’s In Happy Thanksgiving all! Bitter cold temperatures may have cancelled football games and outdoor activities, but that didn’t damper our Holiday! We give thanks to all our service men and women who keep us safe, to...

What’s Happening? The Tony Jones List of Must See Weekend Shows

Thursday, November 22nd Steve Donovan @ Askew - Providence, RI  Free turkey and tunes with Steve Donovan both cooking and performing.  (5PM, Free)     Friday, November 23nd   Indestructibles @ Revival Brewing Company - Cranston, RI RI Ska Productions presents: Eric Macsoud,...

Joanne’s Journey to Stages of Freedom Bookstore

It’s that time of year again when we think of giving to those in need. It may be a cause you believe in or a charity that is near and dear to your heart....

Joanne Giannini Remembers Former First Lady Sue Carcieri

I have fond memories of former RI First Lady Suzanne Carcieri always being cordial and caring. I received a call from the Governor’s office one day in May 2009. Mike Cronin called and asked me...

Uncle Jay’s Networking List -Week of November 19th

Happy Thanksgiving week! Tuesday, November 20 5:30 - 7:30PM Jamestown Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours/Open House Jamestown Wine & Spirits, 30 Southwest Ave, Jamestown If you would like to host a coffee hour with Uncle Jay's Traveling Breakfast Network,...

Moore: Friars Win Saturday Shows Freshman David Duke is Key to NCAA Tourney Hopes

The fact that success depends on good guard play is the worst kept secret in college basketball. If a team cannot control the pace of the game and distribute the basketball they’re going to...

What’s Happening? The Tony Jones List of Must-See Shows

Thursday, November 15th  Minibeast @ Alchemy - Providence, RI With Andrew Cohen, Black Helicopter, and Gold Muse.  (8PM, $10) Friday, November 16th  The Hempsteadys @ Shelter Arcade Bar - Providence, RI Punk/Ska night with Stop The Presses, Sammy Kay, and...

Moore: Ocasio-Cortez Wisely Speaks Out Against Amazon’s Corporate Welfare

I don’t expect to find myself agreeing with US Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Bronx, Queens) very often (if ever). She loves big government. Ocasio-Cortez thinks its the  government can cure all of our problems. On...

Moore: Exploding National Debt, Local Government Liabilities Will Doom Us All

“Nobody Cares.” Chazz Palminteri, A Bronx Tale There are two things that politicians care about: getting reelected and raising money. And the latter only ranks because it’s so intricately tied to the former. Tough decisions...

Uncle Jay’s Networking List – Week of November 12th, 2018

Tuesday, November 14 11:45PM - 1:30PM East Providence Chamber of Commerce Business During Hours Networking Lunch Davenport’s Restaurant, 1925 Pawtucket Ave, East Prov. Speaker: Heather Hudson, Governor’s Workforce Board Topic: PrepareRI, statewide initiative to prepare all RI youth with job...