Keeping them laughing – from N. Smithfield to L.A.

Ahmed Bharoocha making his mark with new album, Comedy Central
Ahmed Bharoocha jokes that his new comedy album has been “12 years in the making. Because I’ve been doing comedy for about 12 years.” It’s been 12 years of hard work, but it’s starting to pay off for... more

Grammy-winner Chaka Khan entertains at Twin River Event Center Friday

When I caught up with Chaka Khan, she was on her way somewhere. I’m not quite sure where, but she was in her limo. We were talking about her upcoming show at the Twin River Event Center on Friday,... more

Superchief Trio presents swing concert at BRT Saturday

CUMBERLAND – Blackstone River Theatre, 549 Broad St., will present a concert/swing dance featuring Superchief Trio on Saturday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. There will be concert seating as well as a dance... more

Robillard, Garzone headline at Slater Mill Jazz

PAWTUCKET – Slater Mill will present live jazz concerts on Sundays, Nov. 13 and Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m. The Nov. 13 concert will feature Duke Robillard, and George Garzone will perform on Dec. 4.... more

Woonsocket artist featured at Museum of Work & Culture

WOONSOCKET – The Museum of Work & Culture is hosting the exhibit, Life - Rhythm - Energy, by artist and Alzheimer’s disease research advocate Paul M. Coté. The exhibit includes 14 premiere... more

Fall fairs and holiday bazaars

Weekend of Oct. 28-30 16th annual Holiday Bazaar to benefit the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary at the Elks Lodge, 380 Social St., Woonsocket, Sunday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Raffles, penny social, jewelry, straw... more

November highlights from the Audubon Society

SMITHFIELD – Bundle up on a crisp, quiet November evening to search for owls or learn to make a needle-felted owl in a warm and cozy workshop. Head out for a birding caravan – South County style – or... more

Boo Zoo set for Friday at Capron Park

ATTLEBORO, Mass. – Capron Park Zoo, 201 County St., will host its annual Zoo Boo event on Friday, Oct. 28, from 6 to 9 p.m. Parents are invited to bring their little ghouls and goblins for a night of... more

Maker’s Market will feature handmade goods from local military veterans

PAWTUCKET – The G.I. Bazaar will host its first Maker’s Market at Hope Artiste Village on Sunday, Nov. 6, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The market is the first of it’s kind in the New England area and... more

Piecemakers host quilt show Saturday

EAST PROVIDENCE – The Piecemakers Quilt Group will host a quilt show on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Newman Congregational Church, 100 Newman Ave. The show will include a quilt... more

Golden joins MLS PIN

LINCOLN – Reba Golden, of Lincoln, a Realtor at Keller Williams Realty, has joined the Multiple Listing Service Property Information Network Inc. MLS PIN is the largest MLS in new England and covers... more