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Providence Children’s Film Festival 2012: Feb 16-21

The Providence Children’s Film Festival was founded in 2009 to bring high quality, independent and international children’s films, animation, and documentaries to New England, and to present them as shared theatrical experiences for the community. Programming includes live action, animation and documentaries, shorts and features, and films made by RI youth, including the films made in our […]

Providence Public Schools Forum TOMORROW at Asa Messer

Providence Public Schools Forum TOMORROW at Asa Messer

Original text: You’re invited to a Community Meeting about the Providence Public Schools Councilman Bryan Principe and Councilwoman Sabina Matos join Providence Schools Superintendent Dr. Susan F. Lusi in welcoming you to learn more about what’s new in the Providence Schools. Families and community members from Wards 13 & 15, as well as other city […]

Roger Williams Park Zoo Cuteness Index Up 20%

Roger Williams Park Zoo Cuteness Index Up 20%

Good news for local bunnies: The Roger Williams Park Zoo has teamed up with biologists from around the state to help save the New England Cottontail Rabbit. Back in September [WPRI] reported that the bunny was bordering on extinction . Researchers could only find one in the entire state. Here’s the problem. Why would a […]

“Since Roe”:  the decision that made all the difference still needs support

“Since Roe”: the decision that made all the difference still needs support

On January 22, 1973 the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its ruling in the landmark Roe v. Wade case. The decision ensured that the right to privacy in the U.S. Constitution permits a woman to choose whether to continue a pregnancy or to have a safe and legal abortion.  This historic ruling recognizes that women […]