GriefSPEAK: Spatchcocked – Mari Nardolillo Dias

by Mari Nardolillo Dias, EdD, contributing writer Spatchcocked Even though something is expected, it does not mean it will result in less shock. Trauma. Theresa was diagnosed with stage 3 pancreatic cancer. It was considered stage 3 because it had already metastasized upon initial discovery. Theresa chose chemotherapy, in the hopes that the tumor would…

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Rhode Island Weather for May 31, 2024 – John Donnelly

weather for May 31, 2024

by John Donnelly, meteorologist High pressure drives in dry air in the low levels as a weak upper twist triggers some cloud cover during the afternoon, but rain free we will be to start a new month. Highs in the low 70’s and lows in the upper 40’s with a light northerly breeze. It’s an…

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How to Talk About Slavery: with Ray Rickman


Well known Rhode Islander and African-American historian, Ray Rickman, will make a presentation at the Tiverton Library on Tuesday, June 4, 2024 at 6:30pm, “How to Talk About Slavery”. The library is located at 34 Roosevelt Avenue in Tiverton, RI. In this 1-hour presentation, Ray Rickman draws on his extensive knowledge of both Rhode Island…

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USPS says its time for Mailbox Improvement


Each year, the Postal Service designates a week in May as Mailbox Improvement Week to encourage customers with box-on-post-delivery to examine and, where necessary, improve the appearance of their mailboxes. The Postal Service makes this annual request because of the wear and tear that occurs to mailboxes every year. Some of the typical activities’ homeowners…

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We Cook: Mill’s Tavern’s Branzino with Strawberry Yuzu Beurre Blanc, Tarragon Pineapple Chutney

by Executive Chef Edward Bolus, Mill’s Tavern Branzino with Strawberry Yuzu Beurre Blanc and Tarragon Pineapple Chutney (Serves 4):Mill’s Tavern’s newest branzino dish features delicate fillets topped with a luscious strawberry yuzu beurre blanc paired with a sweet and tangy tarragon pineapple chutney. The combination of fresh, vibrant flavors creates a sophisticated and delightful meal…

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Rhode Island Weather for May 30, 2024 – John Donnelly


by John Donnelly, meteorologist Showers should persist through the morning as low pressure slides through the south coastal area. Highs in the mid 60’s after lows in the low 50’s with a northerly breeze It’s a “C” day! ___ Follow John’s weather forecasts, here: WEATHER WITH JOHN DONNELLY John Donnelly was born in Hialeah, Florida…

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