Town Center talk: Don’t miss the Advocate’s in-depth report on the state of the Lake Highlands Town Center development, as well as Prescott’s proposed rezoning for a portion of the property that we learned after publication.
 
Scores of students headed back to RISD schools last Monday. See what the first day back looked like by clicking here.
 
Developers back out of a tree replacement agreement and get away with it — what can we do to save our shade? Find out here.
 
We were hyper-local when hyper-local wasn’t cool. What does that mean, exactly? Read here about the past, present and future of this niche-y type of journalism, which the Advocate has worked for 18-plus years to master.
 
At Advocate we have you covered with all of our neighborhood’s news and happenings. Now we’re kicking it up a notch. We’ve just beefed up the StoreFront portion of our website so you can browse our neighborhood businesses — or list your own there free for others to see. Whether you’re in the market for a local boutique, or you just want to find a pet sitter who lives nearby, it’s all here at your fingertips.