The lovely Lara tried squeezing me for details, when N4N stopped into Local 121 for a drink last night, as to whether she will be crowned as the Best bartender in Rhode Island. I am sworn to secrecy, so she -- like the rest of you -- will have to wait until next week for all that Best stuff.
Will Jerzyk's campaigning for best blog pay off?
The Best issue will also include our latest Local Heroes.
Showing our ability to scout talent, one of our previous Heroes, poet Forrest Gander (who was profiled by Kathleen Hughes back in 2000) is among three Rhode Islanders recently selected for Guggenheim Fellowships.