As Warren Usey strides through the door onto the Granite Theater stage for the Saturday night production show of Bell, Book, and Candle –one can sense he is totally in his element. This is where he belongs heart and soul on stage performing and loving it. Even though it is Warren's debut theater performance at the Granite since moving here from New Orleans over three years ago, … [Read more...] about Greatness at the Granite
Over the last few years, Westerly has experienced a steady growth of not only new businesses in the downtown area but also a revival of historic icons that are making a comeback. The United Theater is one such icon that has glimmered back to life with its flashing red lights, like a heartbeat getting stronger and building momentum.From 1926 up until the late 80s, the United … [Read more...] about United We Stand
Who would love to experience getting sawed in half and live to tell all about it?! Or maybe you just want to be queen of Misquamicut for a night wearing a beach tiara and blowing bubbles on stage? Westerly has its very own Vegas-like magic show every summer at 7 p.m. on Thursday nights at the Windjammer that has thrilled and intrigued audiences for years. Magic is a timeless … [Read more...] about A Magical Match of Magic by the Sea
Mowing the lawn, cleaning gutters, paying real estate taxes and mortgage insurance. If all that sounds like fun than home ownership is definitely for you! Just kidding, there are way more positives to owning your piece of real estate! Independence, pride in your home, control over your surroundings, investment, and achieving a well-earned goal are just a few positives that will … [Read more...] about Home Buying: Knock Knock…Who’s There? You!
When you're surrounded by a picturesque backdrop of lush green, panoramic water views, and nature trails in Westerly, workouts with adventure await. Save the inside gym routine for winter and fall and explore the great outdoors on land and water while exercising you body and mind. With traffic increased in the summer and limited parking along the beach areas the best way to … [Read more...] about Westerly Life: Workouts on Land and Water
I am a solid believer in serendipity. In that one event or chance meeting with someone, it leads to something good and an opportunity with a positive outcome. Last year I had the good fortune to meet Kristen Lamkins at Watch Hill Designs while shopping for a Christmas gift for a friend who had just lost her dog of 13 years and her sister was very sick with terminal … [Read more...] about Kristen Lamkins Finds Beauty and Art Everywhere
Okay, breath a sigh of relief. The crazy holiday shopping frenzy and commiserating around the dinner table with challenging in-laws is over! Now it's party time! Where do you want to be when that big beautiful glittery New Year’s Eve ball makes it descent into 2018? Perhaps you want a night of music and dancing? Or something a little fancier and more highbrow to celebrate a … [Read more...] about Where’s the Party At? New Year’s Eve Countdown to Fun