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Kennedy Plaza Transit Hub Reopens

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza joined city and state officials this morning for a reopening ceremony at Kennedy Plaza, following a major redesign. The mayor vowed to… Read More

FirstWorks presents MUMMENSCHANZ

On January 22nd, FirstWorks will kick off its 2015 “Artistic Icons” series with a performance by MUMMENSCHANZ, the legendary Swiss troupe that revolutionized wordless theatrical entertainment.… Read More

Mayoral Inauguration Highlights

Crowds gathered in front of City Hall as Jorge O. Elorza was sworn in as Providence’s 38th mayor. In his inaugural address, Mayor Elorza described his… Read More

Providence Restaurant Weeks: January 11-24

Start making reservations! Once again, during Providence Restaurant Weeks, you’re able to sample mouth-watering dishes from the city’s best restaurants at an affordable price. From January 11th through… Read More

Ring in 2015 at AS220!

With two weeks left in 2014, it’s time to start planning your New Year’s Eve festivities! AS220 Live Arts is partnering with Providence Comedy Group and… Read More