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Walk to work

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Grace from Musings from Providence shares her walk to work: #walkinpvd I dedicated a blog post to scenes from my walk to work- East Side to Federal Hill. http://t.co/HqfguLPndr — Grace Karon (@gracekaron) November 12, 2013

Photos from the Grove Street School Rally

In Buildings by Jef Nickerson10 Comments

This morning around 50 people rallied for Grove Street School on Federal Hill. Of course we’ve been reporting on this issue for years, but for the uninitiated the story goes like this: The Tarro family illegally demolished a portion of the school in early 2007 and the city has been fighting in the courts (and winning) to get the owners …

Blame Canada!

In Downcity by Jef Nickerson2 Comments

Apparently some huge ass wildfires north of Montréal are sending smoke all the way down here to Rhode Island. Here are some photos from Prospect Park around 6pm.

GC: Photos – Bike-to-Work Day

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Psionara shared some photos of last week’s Bike-to-Work Day in our Flickr Group: All photos © Psionara If you’d like your photos featured here, join our Flickr Group and submit them.

Bike to work day photos?

In Asides by Jef Nickerson2 Comments

Anyone have any photos from Bike-To-Work Day festivities, or from one of the Bike Trains? Our Flickr Group would love to have some shared with it. 🙂 Me? I was busy walking to work today.

GC: Photos

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More photos from our Flickr Group: Photo © Raastah Photo © BlueisCoool Photo © boliyou Photo © provbenson2009 Photo © SecondEmpire If you’d like your photos featured here, join our Flickr Group and submit them.

Wet

In GC: Photos by Greater City Providence6 Comments

Valley Street in Providence as it was being evacuated this morning. Photo from Providence Monthly’s Facebook Page So this is beyond rain, I think we need a new word for this. We’d like to know what is going on where you are. If you have photos, please share them in our Flickr Group or email them to us. Stay safe …

Streets of Providelphia

In Downcity by Jef Nickerson7 Comments

This afternoon Mathewson Street stood in for Philadelphia as a crew filmed a pilot for an ABC program Body of Evidence. It is one of them Medical Examiner solves crimes type shows zzzzzzzzzz… sorry, I fell asleep. Hopefully it gets picked up though. It would be good for the economy to have another show filmed in the city. ProJo wrote …