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  • Mad Men and Old Fashioned Cocktails Return

    Mad Men and Old Fashioned Cocktails Return

    By Larry Carroll As the great philosopher/ad executive Roger Sterling remarked: “We drink because it’s good, because it feels better than unbuttoning your collar, because we deserve it. We drink because it’s what men do.” Okay, technically Roger is a fictional character – the swinging senior statesman on “Mad Men.” But in real life, the adult beverages that the executives at SC&P swig between pitch meetings have sparked a very real renaissance for 1960’s cocktails. “Twenty years in the business […]

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  • THE Best Thing About Rhode Island: The Beaches

    THE Best Thing About Rhode Island: The Beaches

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss THE BEST thing about living in Rhode Island: The Beaches. Beaches, it’s not just the title of a Bette Midler movie, it’s the number one thing about living in Rhode Island! Rhode Island may not be an island but it features miles and miles of beaches along the southern shore. This clip features Nick Rabar, John Taraborelli, Eric Latek, Sabrina Blaze, Rusty the […]

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  • The 2nd Best Thing About Rhode Island: Federal Hill

    The 2nd Best Thing About Rhode Island: Federal Hill

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: Federal Hill. Home to many Italians who emigrated to the United States, Federal Hill in Providence became a bustling and vibrant community at the turn of the century. Through the years, the perception of the area has changed to one of wiseguys and an organization that can not be named (ahem). Now Federal […]

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  • The 3rd Best Thing About Rhode Island: Waterfire

    The 3rd Best Thing About Rhode Island: Waterfire

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: Waterfire.  Created by Barnaby Evans, Waterfire is a collection of fires in the Providence River that is accompanied by some contemplative music that serves as an excuse for people to go out at night in the city of Providence and enjoy themselves.  Seldom is the city of Providence as alive as it it […]

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  • The 4th Best Thing About Rhode Island: McCoy Stadium

    The 4th Best Thing About Rhode Island: McCoy Stadium

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: McCoy Stadium. Few things feel as Rhode Island in the summertime as spending a night at McCoy Stadium. This clip features Nick Rabar, Bert Crenca, Providence College Men’s Basketball Coach Ed Cooley, Lizzi Weinberg and Alec Beckett from NAIL, John Taraborelli, Anne Mulhall, Scott Duhamel, Rudy Cheeks, Baby Fighterfly & Sass E. McNasty […]

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  • The 5th Best Thing About Rhode Island: Roger Williams Park and Zoo

    The 5th Best Thing About Rhode Island: Roger Williams Park and Zoo

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: Roger Williams Park and Zoo. Dubbed by many as an oasis in the middle of the city, Roger Williams Park and Zoo is home to giraffes, elephants, lizards, flamingos and, of course, people. Whether is riding a swan boat with your family or watching your children ride the carousel, Roger Williams Park offers […]

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  • Cox’s “Chef 2 Go” Nominated Best TV Personality

    Cox’s “Chef 2 Go” Nominated Best TV Personality

    “Chef 2 Go” host Nick Rabar has been nominated by the Providence Phoenix as “best television personality” in their annual reader’s poll. Please vote often!! Nick, along with wife Tracy, is the owner of Avenue N American Bistro and The Pantry in Rumford, RI. Season 5 of Nick Rabar: Chef 2 Go will be here online and on OSN beginning Monday, June 2. The season features some incredible guest chefs and restaurants including Castle Hill Inn, Bouchard & Camille’s. (Camille’s Executive […]

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  • The 6th Best Thing About Rhode Island: PPAC

    The 6th Best Thing About Rhode Island: PPAC

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: PPAC. Not to be confused with military rations or a gross receptacle, PPAC stands for The Providence Performing Arts Center. Boasting a rich history through the many incarnations of Providence, the Performing Arts Center has become home to traveling Broadway shows, comedians, singers and performers over the years. This clip features Nick Rabar, […]

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  • The 7th Best Thing About Rhode Island: The Newport Mansions

    The 7th Best Thing About Rhode Island: The Newport Mansions

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: Newport Mansions. How many bathrooms does one house need? If your answer is less than 30, you probably aren’t cut out to live in the Newport Mansions. Opulent and ornate, the Newport Mansions were home to the wealthiest of the wealthy in America. Today they are museums were students can marvel at the […]

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  • The 10th Best Thing About Rhode Island: The Coffee Exchange

    The 10th Best Thing About Rhode Island: The Coffee Exchange

    In this clip from the Emmy Award winning series “Biggest Little Countdown”, our panel of experts discuss one of the BEST THINGS ABOUT LIVING IN RHODE ISLAND: Coffee Exchange. Do you like coffee? Do you like sitting in a coffee shop and using their wifi for hours? Then you’ll love the Coffee Exchange! Located on Wickenden Street in Providence’s Fox Point section, The Coffee Exchange is a vital hub for the city that sells fair trade coffee to students, professionals, […]

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