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1. Quahog: Local slang for a type of hard-shell clam, later, a fictional suburb of Providence featured on the "Family Guy" tel...  
2. Masshole: The native Rhode Islanders' reference to the hordes of tourists from Massachusetts who swarm their beaches each sum...  
3. Friartown: Nickname for Providence used mostly by students of Providence College and fans of the school's D1 athletic teams.  
1. Tony's Colonial: A famous Italian grocery store in the Federal Hill area, offering imported Italian specialties and excellent prepar...  
2. Red Fez: A two-level bar and eatery in downwotn Providence that attracts a diverse mixture of clientele. While some probably...  
3. Wild Colonial Tavern: Locals love this place...this much is evident not only from the horse's mouth, but also in the sheer number of titl...  
 
1. Federal Hill: A neighborhood in central Providence, just west of the downtown, known for its large Italian-American community and...  
2. North End: Another name for the "Charles" neighborhood, due to its location in the northern part of the city.  
3. Charles: A primarily residential neighborhood in northern Providence with a strong Italian-American influence.  
 
 
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