Sunday’s The New York Times Spends “36 Hours in Providence, R.I.”

It’s been just over a year since The New York Times spent 36 hours in Newport and now the news company follows that visit up with a brief tour of Rhode Island’s capital city, Providence by writer Freda Moon. As is usual for the “36 Hours” series, many of our outstanding culinary establishments are mentioned, along
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Willa VanNostrand Wins Rhode Island Cocktail Contest

The finals for the Rhode Island Cocktail Contest were held at Local 121 tonight and the winner is Willa VanNostrand, bartender at the E & O Tap in Providence. VanNostrand’s winning cocktail, “The Benefit Dram,” is a perfect balance of liquor and fresh ingredients and will be served at RISD Museum of Art during their
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Travel + Leisure Continues Showing Love for Food and Drink in Providence

Often on Travel + Leisure‘s annual list of America’s Favorite Cities—and sometimes above Boston, as it was last year—Providence is featured in two more of the magazines Best Of lists, and both items highlight the food scene in town. First, Providence was named one of America’s Best Coffee Cities. Providence is on the list at
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