It’s been a strange summer but some things are still as they should be, like the clam cakes and chowder at Aunt Carrie’s, the local eatery celebrating its 100th anniversary. While a lot has changed in the years since Carrie Cooper opened her lemonade stand near the Point Judith Light, some things have remained the same, a testament to quality food and the strength of family bonds.
Hundreds of small, square, colored sticky notes bring a personal touch, a warm connection and a sweet remembrance from over the years about this iconic tiny bakery at 805 Moonstone Beach Road in Matunuck.
Summer is here and it’s a good time for families and friends – and just solo folks as well – to try kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding out on the water while gliding around sightseeing, taking in nature, breathing fresh air and getting some aerobic exercise.
Allison Freeland sat on the sand at Narragansett Town Beach on a recent Sunday morning with one thing on her mind: Would her legs really bend that way?
Summer’s here in South County, but like many things this year, it looks a little different.
While the hot summer sun beats down on the famed sandy shores of the area and other familiar sites are still very present, the COVID-19 pandemic has limited many of the crowds and some of those classic South County activities.
Finding the right bicycle along with skilled wrenchers knowing the ins and outs for repairs is no farther than South County’s 100-year-old shop in vintage Wakefield, where this bike business started just two years after the 1918 deadly Spanish Flu pandemic in the United States.
With Rhode Island entering Phase 2 of reopening the state, coffee shops across South County prepare to reopen for a summer they will never forget.
News reporters and film crews have called on Holly Dunsworth more times than she can count in recent years. She has been invited to share her insights about painful childbirth on the Netflix program “Sex, Explained,” discussed why babies cry on National Public Radio, commented about why chimps can’t throw well for the Washington Post, and addressed numerous other topics for prominent news outlets around the world.
There’s nothing quite like the adrenaline that kicks in when you have to beat the clock in a faux-high-stakes game in order to complete a specific objective!