Lifetime of love began with 'Up With People'

CUMBERLAND - It was the opportunity of a lifetime then turned into a lifetime of opportunity. Ask most "Up With People" cast members what their sentiments are about spending time with the goodwill... more

A show for the world, arriving here Aug. 29, 30

CUMBERLAND - When the multinational cast of "Up With People" takes the stage at the Cumberland High School Wellness Center on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 29 and 30 at 7 p.m., audience members will find... more

A few more host families needed

The multinational cast of "Up with People" is headed to Cumberland next week. "Up with People," which has toured to 38 countries around the world during the last 49 years, will perform shows the CHS... more

House built in 1894 attains Energy Star certification

14 Union St., Lincoln
LINCOLN - It was built in 1894, but this house in the Lonsdale section of town was just certified as an Energy Star rated home, with a five-star rating of 85 out of 100. Recently renovated with new... more

Psychic medium Chip Coffey at Stadium

WOONSOCKET - Chip Coffey, an internationally acclaimed psychic, medium, paranormal investigator, speaker and writer, will appear at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Square, on Friday, Sept. 5, at 8 p... more

See Jack Babineau in the Stadium's Marquee Room Aug. 29

WOONSOCKET - The Stadium Theatre will present The Acoustic Vibe of Jack Babineau on Friday, Aug. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Marquee Room. Babineau began playing out professionally at the age of seventeen... more

Stadium Theatre to hold recruitment night, Sept. 9

WOONSOCKET - The Stadium Theatre will be holding a recruitment night on Tuesday, Sept. 9, from 7 to 9 p.m. for those interested in volunteering. Learn about volunteer opportunities in the following... more

World's Fair exhibit and open house Sunday at Hearthside

LINCOLN - A special exhibit on the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair will be featured at Lincoln's Hearthside House Museum, 677 Great Road, on Sunday, Aug. 24. The exhibit includes image galleries and... more

Celebrate Rhythm and Blues

Heritage Month Festival offers an afternoon of classic R&B PAWTUCKET - Head to the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame in the Hope Artiste Village, 999 Main St., on Sunday, Aug. 24, from 2 to 6 p.m... more

Free screening of Sundlun's 'Above and Beyond' at PPAC

PROVIDENCE - A free screening of "Above and Beyond: The Incredible Escape of Jewish-American B-17 Pilot Bruce Sundlun from Nazi-Occupied Europe in World War II" will be held Thursday, Aug. 21, at 7 p... more

Fall Fest Family Field Day at Wallum Lake Rod & Gun Club

HARRISVILLE - The Wallum Lake Rod & Gun Club, 200 Brook Road, will hold a Fall Fest Family Field Day on Sunday, Sept. 7, from 10 am. to dusk. The day will be filled activities like honoring... more

New visitor shop debuts in downtown

PAWTUCKET - Residents and visitors looking for keepsakes, unique gifts and items from Rhode Island and the historic Blackstone River Valley have a new location to buy such items. The Blackstone Shop... more

Big Brothers Big Sisters hosts annual Big Toast

NEWPORT - Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State will hold its fourth annual Big Toast on Sept. 26 at the International Tennis Hall of Fame. The event is for those 21 and older and will feature... more

Brew at the Zoo event to be held by Roger Williams Park Zoo

PROVIDENCE - Roger Williams Park Zoo wants people to "tap in to their wild side" at the Brew at the Zoo beer-tasting event on Saturday, Sept. 6 from 5 to 9 p.m. Guests at this new fundraising event... more

French Heritage Festival seeking crafters, artists and vendors

WOONSOCKET - The Northern Rhode Island Council of the Arts is now accepting space reservations for its annual French Heritage Festival to be held on Saturday, Sept. 6. Artists, crafters and vendors... more

Eighth annual Green Festival

HARRISVILLE - The Pascoag Utility District and the town of Burrillville's Parks and Recreation Department will be holding its eighth annual Green Festival on Saturday, Sept. 6, from 10 2 p.m... more

Audition for 'New England's Got Talent' Sunday

WOONSOCKET - The Stadium Theatre is holding auditions for "New England's Got Talent." Come strut your stuff at this open call, whether you're a singer, dancer, comedian, musician or have a unique... more

Providence Folk Fest features two stages of music

PROVIDENCE - The first Providence Folk Festival will take place on Sunday, Sept. 7 at the Roger Williams National Memorial Park, 282 North Main St. The festival will feature two stages of acoustic-... more

Auditions for teen singers

EAST PROVIDENCE - The Junior Providence Singers are holding auditions on Wednesday, Sept. 3, and Thursday, Sept. 4, from 4 to 8 p.m., by appointment only, at the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music... more