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Rhode Island’s 28th Walk for Life Remembers Those Lost to AIDS

By Joe Siegel | Monday Sep 9, 2013
AIDS Project Rhode Island is gearing up for their 28th Annual AIDS Walk for Life, to raise funds for care, and to remember those who lost their lives to HIV/AIDS.

Celebrating The Dandy at RISD’s "Artist/Rebel/Dandy: Men of Fashion" in Providence

Monday Dec 31, 2012
Artist/Rebel/Dandy is a groundbreaking look at the artistic, imaginative, and rebellious figure that epitomizes the fashionable man: Thom Browne, Tom Wolfe, John Waters, Oscar Wilde, and Beau Brummell are just a few of the style icons featured.

Despite Lack of Funding, RI AIDS Organizations Still Going Strong

By Joe Siegel | Friday Dec 7, 2012
Rhode Island AIDS service organizations gathered at the State House for World AIDS Day, but admitted that without additional funding, HIV will continue to be a serious public health problem in the Ocean State.

Providence Shines with a Rainbow of GLBT Activities for Gay Pride Month

Saturday May 19, 2012
A dynamic city known for its eclectic art, music and culinary offerings, Providence was founded on the visionary principles of tolerance, liberty and free will. This foundation can be seen in the city’s vibrant celebration of Gay Pride Month.

Restaurants Across Rhode Island Help Fight AIDS

Sunday Apr 15, 2012
Restaurants across the state will be participating in the annual "Dining Out for Life" benefitting AIDS Project RI on Thursday, April 26. "We’re asking our friends to support these restaurants on Thursday, April 26, and throughout the year."

Walk for Life Draws Hundreds to Downtown Providence

By Joe Siegel | Wednesday Oct 5, 2011
More than 250 people turned out for the 26th annual Walk for Life in downtown Providence on Sunday, Oct. 2.

Hundreds Expected at Walk for Life in Providence

By Joe Siegel | Wednesday Sep 28, 2011
The Walk for Life is one of Rhode Island’s largest annual HIV/AIDS fundraisers, but some service providers feel Rhode Islanders need to do more to stop the spread of the virus in the Ocean State.

Chef Lidia Bastianich Headlines at Newport Food Festival

Friday Sep 16, 2011
The 6th annual Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival is shaping up to be one of the most exclusive wine and food festivals on the East Coast, featuring a special guest appearance by chef, television personality and restaurateur Lidia Bastianich on Sunday,

AIDS Project RI Looking for Walkers, Volunteers, and Sponsors

Friday Jul 22, 2011
It may not even be Labor Day, but AIDS Project RI executive director Thomas Bertrand is thinking October. Sunday, October 2 to be exact. That’s when the 26th annual AIDS Walk for Life will take place at the State House lawn, and he’s looking for walkers

Rhode Island Restaurants Unite to Fight AIDS

Thursday Apr 21, 2011
More than forty restaurants from Woonsocket to Newport, Rhode Island, will be fighting HIV/AIDS by participating in "Dining Out for Life" on Thursday, April 28, 2011.