Hospitality & Tourism

THE MAGAZINE aims to tell the stories of local food producers, says publisher Alex Corcoran. /

Magazine celebrates ‘bounty’<br> of seasonal R.I. foods

The first issue of Edible Rhody featured an interview with Johanne Killeen and George Germon, owners of Al Forno Restaurant; an in-depth story on...
CHARLIE RAFERTY  plays the bagpipe aboard the 65-foot Continental Sloop Providence, a replica of the first vessel commanded by John Paul Jones during the Revolutionary War. /

Tall Ships bring 250,000 to Newport

Rhode Island’s maritime heritage was on display during the recently concluded Amica Insurance Tall Ships Rhode Island 2007 celebration, as 19 square riggers, barques,...
THE PROPOSED Vista Della Torre, an $80 million luxury condominium complex, is opposed by many on Providence's West Side.  /

Luxury condo tower plan draws ire

The Providence City Council was scheduled to vote Thursday, July 5, on a street abandonment that would make way for a luxury, high-security condominium...

Hanging with the Transformers

PROVIDENCE – With the new “Transformers” live-action movie slated to open in the middle of last week, excitement was high as fans of the...

Non-manufacturing industries boom in June

TEMPE, Ariz. – Growth among non-manufacturing businesses last month surprised analysts by accelerating to the fastest pace since April 2006, according to a report...

Hotel Providence wins 2007 Best of N.E. honors

PROVIDENCE – Hotel Providence has been awarded the title of “Best Hotel, City other than Boston,” by Boston Magazine’s New England Travel and Life. It...
THE PROPOSED Vista Della Torre, an $80 million luxury condominium complex, is opposed by many on Providence's West Side. /

33-story condo tower proposed for Federal Hill

The Providence City Council is scheduled to vote Thursday, July 5, on a street abandonment that would make way for a luxury, high-security condominium...
SPIRIT AND GLORY, the pair of bald eagles that have lived at the zoo since 2004, now have 1,000 square feet of Atlas cedars and other plants native to their natural habitat, encircled by a new stream. /

Bald eagles star in new Zoo exhibit

PROVIDENCE – The new bald eagle habitat at Roger Williams Park Zoo opened yesterday, just in time for the Fourth of July. The new exhibit...
SEVEN STARS BAKERY's second location, on Broadway, is welcomed by neighbors both for its bread and for  its sidewalk appeal. /

Making the West Side a destination

On the West Side of Providence, you can now buy artisan breads and pastries, dine on French cuisine in an art nouveau-inspired atmosphere, or...

Developer and ex-JWU dean<br> join forces in new venture

A former Johnson & Wales University dean and a local real estate developer have joined forces to open a new restaurant in a high-profile...
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