Representative Joe Almeida: Why I Voted Against Mattiello For Speaker

I voted against the Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello at the Democratic Caucus last night. That makes me a member of the so-called gang of 21. I received such accolades and am deeply...

Giannini: What’s In? What’s Out in Rhode Island?

What’s In   Governor Gina Raimondo sailed to victory with 52% of the vote! Election Day was no surprise to many because polls showed her in the lead all along. She spent over $6 million dollars to...

Moore: I’m Relieved Nicholas Mattiello is Still House Speaker

I was relieved to see House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello garner the votes to keep his position as the “most powerful person in RI state government.” Yes, you read that correctly. According to reports, after a...

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

Thursday, November 8th  Brian James Quartet @ Sons of Liberty Beer & Spirits Co. - South Kingstown, RI Monthly food truck night, children and families are welcomed to attend and enjoy the food trucks and outside...

Joanne’s Journey to the Apple Orchards!

The beginning of the soft chill in the air, the turning color of the leaves and the turn back of the clocks, reminds me that fall is here. With that introduction, I decided it...

Brown Under Fire for Prohibiting Recording of Elizabeth Warren Speech Tomorrow

Brown University's decision to prohibit individuals from recording US Senator Elizabeth Warren's speech, slated to take place tomorrow on campus, despite the fact that the event is open to the public, has created widespread...

Podcast: The Justuff League #20 – What They’ve Been Up to Lately

Just what is this podcast all about? What useful information are we giving - straight from our brains - to yours? Revisiting the very first podcast...The Justuff League            

Uncle Jay’s Networking – Week of November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5th 5:30 - 8:30PM Cigars After Hours Business Networking White Ash Cigar Lounge, 413 Central Ave, Pawtucket $15 - includes a premium Cigar; Appetizers; Cash bar. Tickets: https://www.cigarnetworking.com/product/cigars-after-hours-business-networking-november-5th-at-white-ash/ Tuesday, November 6th VOTE ! Wednesday, November 7th 5:00 - 7:00PM United Regional Chamber of...

RI Comic Con is Crowded, Weird, Depraved, and Simultaneously Interesting

Henry David Thoreau once wrote that he would "rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion." Well, let's put it mildly. He would hate Rhode...

Asinof: Healing the Political Divide With Flu Shots

Not once during the 2018 election campaign season has a political reporter asked a candidate, at one of the numerous debates, “Have you gotten your flu shot yet?” If such a question were asked of...