Welcome! Login | Register
 

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - July 3, 2015—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s…

The Most Patriotic States in the U.S.—How Does Each State Demonstrate Its Patriotism

Bristol 4th of July Parade Set to Celebrate its 230th Year—Bristol 4th of July Celebrates Its 230th Year

Leather Storrs: How TV Influences our Changing Food Culture—Leather Storrs: How TV Influences our Changing Food…

RI Native Will Blackmon to Host Free Football Clinic For Youth at Hendricken—Will Blackmon will hold a USA Football Fundamentals…

Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia—The Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia

Curran, Bradley Claim 2015 CVS Charity Classic Title—Keegan Bradley and Jon Curran win CVS Charity…

U.S. Women’s Soccer Advances, World Cup Final Awaits—Behind late second-half heroics, the U.S. Women's Soccer…

Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Keeping Your Name + Baby Shower Update—Newport Manners & Etiquette: Keeping Your Name +…

Applications for Planning Grant Funds Are Due July 3—Applications for Planning Grant Funds Are Due July…

 
 
 

Good Is Good: What Is An Addict?

I am fond of the definition of addiction which goes, “someone who does something over and over again expecting different results.” The alcoholic...

5 Weekend Musts: RISD’s Collection 2012 + More

That big summer kick-off is one weekend away. Warm up to all the fun with our 5 hand-picked winners for this weekend.

NEW: Evita to Launch National Tour in Rhode Island

The record-breaking revival of the Broadway hit will launch its national tour from RI in 2013.

The revivial of the smash Broadway play, EVITA, will be launching its national tour from Rhode Island. Producers Hal Luftig and Scott Sanders have announced...

Seen: Martin Sheen + More Celebs in the 401

It's almost like he's a president, or something: the outspoken, talented Martin Sheen. Photo: Brian McGuirk

Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actor Martin Sheen was in Providence on Sunday, speaking to the 71st graduating class of the New England Institute of Technology....

Modern Manners + Etiquette: What Men Need to Know

The merry month of May brings men with etiquette questions to NewportManners.com about what to wear with white bucks to a son's college...

Brown + D’Abate Elementary’s Partnership Goes Beyond the Classroom

It’s 5 p.m. on a Tuesday evening and William D’Abate Elementary School is buzzing with activity. The gymnasium’s bleachers...

Dear John: Breaking Up Is Harder Than He Expected

Dear John, I’m a guy on the threshold between young and middle aged. Never been married, but I certainly hope to be one...

Chasing Whitey Bulger: Exclusive Book Excerpt

What's it like to investigate notorious criminal Whitey Bulger? Massachusetts State Police Colonel Thomas J. Foley did just that for two years, and his...

RI’s #1 School 2012: East Greenwich High School

In what could be described as a local educational dynasty, East Greenwich High dominates the Top High School rankings for the third year in a...

RI’s #2 School 2012: Narragansett High School

Standing firmly in the #2 position in the Top High Schools ranking for the second year in a row, Narragansett High earns its gold-star ranking with...

RI’s #3 School 2012: Exeter-West Greenwich Senior High School

After a bold move into the Top 3 in 2011, Exeter-West Greenwich Senior High School proves it's no fluke with an A+ performance in 2012 to secure...

RI’s #4 School 2012: South Kingstown High School

Combining great student-teacher ratios with improving NECAPs, South Kingstown High maintains its #4 spot for 2012.

With a strong surge in Math NECAP scores coupled with bumps up on all 3 SAT averages, South Kingstown High School repeats its Top 5 performance and...

RI’s #5 School 2012: Barrington High School

A slip in testing results, but not enough to dislodge  popular Barrington High School from the #5 spot.

Experiencing drops in NECAP and SAT performance from 2011's remarkable results, Barrington High School still outdoes most of its competitors in standardized testing and stays...

RI’s #6 School 2012: Chariho Regional High School

With big upticks in NECAP performance, Chariho Regional High School breaks into the Top 10 at #6.

With the largest leap in the 2012 rankings, Chariho Regional High School jumped 11 spots to claim the #6 ranking this year. The secret? Scores, scores, and more...

RI’s #7 School 2012: Westerly High School

Westerly High School moves up again on its march deep into the Top 10, beginning at #11 in 2010, then up to #9 in 2011, and now up to #7 in 2012.

RI’s #8 School 2012: Portsmouth High School

Aquidneck's only Top 10 school in 2012, and for the first time: Portsmouth High School.

Nothing spells success for a high school like S-A-T, and Portsmouth High School's marked improvement in its performance on these measures propelled it up 3...

RI’s #9 School 2012: Scituate High School

An improvement in student-teacher ratios at Scituate High School drove the ranking upgrade, landing the school in the Top 10 for the first time, at #9.

Things just got a little more personal at Scituate High School--enough to propel the school into the Top 10 for the first time, at #9.

RI’s #10 School 2012: Classical High School

Rhode Island's iconic urban high school, Classical High School, hangs on to its #10 spot for another year.

For the second year running, a legendary Providence high school holds steady at the #10 spot, keeping hope alive for the future of urban education in...

College Admissions: Why High School Rankings Matter to Colleges

High school rankings are always controversial. Parents feel slighted when their town doesn’t have a top ranked school. And everyone is left wondering---how...

Great Local Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, and many people may still be at a loss for gifts. Instead of turning to the old standbys...

Next Page

 
:)