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Local comedians Mike Murray and Bill Simas have laughed their comedy night fundraising venture, Funny 4 Funds, right into the Rhode Island Comedy Hall of Fame. And thanks to their efforts during … more
Space is cool again, especially in Pawtuxet Village. Scott MacNeill and Jason Major, two self-proclaimed "space nerds," set up their telescopes on the center of the bridge that spans Warwick and … more
Want to learn how to build catapults? Robots? How to illustrate comic books or use design software? Visit a Maker Space, or attend a Maker Faire! Barnes & Noble hosts three Mini Maker Faire … more
One of the last tasks left from World War II is to make sure that America never forgets how much was sacrificed by so many to defeat the Axis powers. Rhode Island filmmaker Tim Gray has been doing … more
The National Theatre in London is known for groundbreaking and innovative theater and, as part of an initiative to bring their best work to a broader audience, several productions each season are … more
It’s likely that the toothbrush you used this morning was touched by a Yushin America robot before you bought it,” said sales manager Chris Parrillo, describing how the company’s robots help … more
The game of curling is about precision – moving stones across ice with accuracy down to a fraction of an inch. The Ocean State Curling Club, meanwhile, is eying some bigger moves. The club, … more
Prying the door off a car wasn’t something I expected to sign up for when I joined the Warwick Beacon - but that’s just what I ended up doing on Friday. A mock extrication was only part of … more
Prepare your taste buds. The fifth annual Taste of Pawtuxet Village is happening next week, and plenty of area businesses will be there to participate in what is being billed as a “food … more
It’s mid-morning at Fight2Fitness, a boxing gym in Pawtucket. People prepare their bodies before the hour-long session begins, walking laps and throwing a few warm-up punches at the bags hanging … more
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