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Betaspring Blames Commerce Corp, Denies Responsibility for $800K in Misspending

Allan Tear, founder of Betaspring

On Thursday, GoLocal published a damning report from the U.S. Treasury that found, via a federal audit, that Rhode… Read More

 

Live Videos

Enda Kenny, Former Prime Minister of Ireland, Joins GoLocal LIVE

Enda Kenny

Enda Kenny, former Prime Minister - the Taoiseach - of Ireland, joined GoLocal LIVE on Thursday to discuss the growing trade… Read More

 

Politics

slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - September 22, 2017

Russ Moore

Every Friday, GoLocalProv's Russ Moore breaks down who is rising and who is falling in Rhode Island politics, business,… Read More

 

Business

VIDEO: ProJo Guild Marches to Protest Pay Cuts & Imposed Conditions by “Overlords”

John Hill, head of the newspaper Guild wearing the vulture mask to protest lack of raises

The Providence Journal newspaper Guild marched on Fountain Street on Thursday against what they are saying are imposed… Read More

 

Business

38 Studios’ CEO Named Interim Head of International Game Developers Association

Jen MacLean

The woman who headed 38 Studios during its short run and ultimate bankruptcy in Rhode Island has been named the interim… Read More

 

Live Videos

How to Help Puerto Rico, Here in RI: Central Falls’ Rivera on GoLocal LIVE

Maria Rivera

Central Falls City Councilwoman Maria Rivera appeared on GoLocal LIVE to talk about the devastating impact of Hurricane Maria… Read More

 

Live Videos

“Doors Open RI” Festival Highlights Behind-the-Scenes Look at Prov This Weekend

Caroline Stevens

The inaugural Doors Open RI Festival taking place on Saturday is a citywide open house… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Organizing for Weekday Mornings

Kristin MacRae

Kristin MacRae offers 5 tips to make your weekday school mornings easier on GoLocal LIVE. 

 

Sports

Former Patriot Hernandez Had “Severe Case” of CTE

Aaron Hernandez

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez had a “severe case” of Chronic Traumatic… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Two Roads Diverged In A Yellow Wood

Take heed. A poem lurks ahead. Literary readers will recognize the words above. They are the first line in Robert… Read More

 

Politics

This Friday Night On The Coalition Talk Radio - Yes, Virginia, NightTime Talk Radio Is Alive & Well

Pat Ford

The political talk radio show “The Coalition - Talk Radio for Independent Minds” has moved from WPRO to GoLocal… Read More

 

News

RI Dem Party to Hold Fundraiser to Benefit Puerto Rico

PHOTO: Flickr

The Rhode Island Democratic Party has announced that they are joining the state’s Puerto Rico relief effort.

 

News

Pawtucket Car Owners to Receive Tax Bills Next Week

Pawtucket Car Owners to Receive Tax Bills Next Week

Pawtucket car owners can expect to receive their car tax bills next week.

 

News

RI’s Betaspring Found to Have Intentionally Misused $800K of Federal Funds, RI Loses $2M

A federal audit has found that Betaspring

U.S. Treasury has found in a federal audit that RI's venture fund Betaspring "intentionally misused of $803,644 in… Read More

 

Business

17 RI Experts Tell How Rhode Island Can Win Amazon HQ2

Amazon Warehouse

How do you win the biggest economic growth opportunity? GoLocal reached out to a cross-section of business leaders, academic… Read More

 

News

Are the Providence Police Trying To Address Their Transparency Problem?

Hugh Clements, Providence Police Chief

The Providence Police Department announced on Wednesday the deployment of a new online reporting system, that will… Read More

 

Live Videos

“Retail Prophet” Stephens on Toys “R” Us, Amazon, and More, on GoLocal LIVE

Doug Stephen -The Retail Prophet

Retail industry expert Doug Stephens, who wrote "The Retail Revival" and is one of the retail industry's foremost "retail… Read More

 

Business

RI Home Sales Rise 4% in August

RI home sales rose in August

Rhode Island’s single-family home sales rose 4% in August and the median sales price increased 6.1%  to… Read More

 

Live Videos

Basta’s Franco Announces the Opening of a New Restaurant on GoLocal LIVE’s The Taste

Antonio Franco

Chef Antonio Franco of Basta Ristorante Italiano announced on GoLocal LIVE's The Taste that they will be… Read More

 

Live Videos

RI Business Group on Health Summit to Focus on “Hot Topics” Including Possible Hospital Mergers

Al Charbonneau

The Rhode Island Business Group on Health (RIBGH) will be holding its annual Healthcare Summit in October -- and Executive… Read More

 

Live Videos

Chef McCauley Discusses Bistro 22’s 5-Year Anniversary on LIVE’s The Taste

Jazmine McCauley

Chef Jazmine McCauley of Bistro 22 joins GoLocal LIVE's The Taste host Rick Simone to talk milestones and what… Read More

 

Live Videos

Avvio’s Coccio Announces a New Fall Menu on LIVE’s The Taste

Greg Coccio

Chef Greg Coccio of Avvio Ristorante joins Rick Simone on The Taste on GoLocal LIVE.

 

Live Videos

Australia’s Dean Hewitson Talks Old Garden Wine on LIVE’s The Taste

Dean Hewitson

Dean Hewitson, Chief Wine Maker the Australian Hewitson Winery joined The Taste. Hewitson is in Rhode Island for… Read More

 

News

Sophia Academy Names Farrell New Head of School

Maura Farrell

Sophia Academy in Providence has named Maura Farrell as its next Head of School starting on July 1, 2018.

 

Sports

video: Sale Reaches 300 Strikeouts, Red Sox Cruise Past Orioles 9-0

Chris Sale PHOTO: Red Sox

Boston Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale reached 300 strikeouts for the season and the Boston Red Sox cruised past the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - September 22, 2017

Providence Improv Fest

A busy September weekend in Rhode Island that includes events for all ages across the state. 

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - September 22, 2017

Newport is jammed packed with events this weekend, things for all ages. 

 

Food

Flames of Hope: A Celebration of Life Adds a New Event “The Taste of Hope”

The Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation’s annual Flames of Hope celebration has announced a new event… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Rhode Island College Announces Schedule for RICFest 2017

Maxxtone

Rhode Island College has announced the schedule for RICFest 2017. RICFest is set to take place from… Read More

 

Lifestyle

The Most Fun Cities in America - See Where Providence Ranks

From the restaurants on Federal Hill to the nightclubs and bars across the city, how much fun is Providence?

 
 
 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Artichokes in Crisp Shells

Challenging and time-consuming recipe, these artichoke appetizers can be offered as an elegant side. Artichokes may be out of… Read More

 

Food

Harry’s Bar & Burger Named Craziest Milkshake in RI

Twinkie Caramel Hard Shake

Harry’s Bar & Burger has been named the craziest milkshake in Rhode Island by Cosmopolitan.

 

Lifestyle

U.S. Marine Band to Play at Mount Pleasant High School as Part of National Tour

United States Marine Band

The United States Marine Band is playing in Providence as part of its 2017 national concert tour.

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 10 Organizing & Efficiency Tips for Small Business Owners

Whether you’re a new business owner or you’ve been in business for years, everybody can use these tips. When a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Gallery Z Set to Host Opening Reception for Latino Artists Exhibit

Nilton Cardenas

Gallery Z’s Latino Artists exhibit is set to host an opening reception featuring live music on Thursday, September… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - September 19, 2017

Destiny and others are in need of loving homes

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.

 

Lifestyle

Olympic Snowboarder Ty Walker on Monday’s GoLocal LIVE

Ty Walker

On Monday’s GoLocal LIVE, United States Snowboarder Ty Walker will join Molly O’Brien on GoLocal LIVE.

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 5 Majors You Need to Choose Before You Apply

If you want to major in the Health Sciences, you would be smart to make that decision before you begin applying to college. Photo: Emory University

While many students will apply to colleges with a major designation of “undecided”, there are pitfalls to doing… Read More

 

Lifestyle

BankRI’s Pitman Street Gallery to Present “Gobelin Tapestries”

BankRI’s Pitman Street Gallery is set to host a new exhibit by Bonnie Schultz Platzer titled “Gobelin… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting Sept. 19

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 19 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Board of Contract & Supply Meeting Sept. 18

The Board of Contract and Supply will hold a regular meeting on Monday, September 18 at 2 p.m. The meeting will be held on… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Claims & Pending Suits Meeting Sept. 19

The Committee on Claims and Pending Suits will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 19 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Urban Redevelopment, Renewal & Planning Meeting Sept. 18

The Committee on Urban Redevelopment, Renewal and Planning will hold a regular meeting on Monday, September 18 at 6 p.m. The… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 20 Great Places to go Apple Picking in New England

Apple Picking is one of the great activities ofthe fall season

Apple picking is one of the great events of the fall season and New England has some of the best apple orchards around. 

 

Lifestyle

RISD Museum to Present Exhibit on Etching in Late 19th-Century Paris

Albert Besnard, Morphine Addicts (Morphinomanes), 1887.  Mary B. Jackson Fund. RISD Museum.

The RISD Museum is set to present their newest exhibit titled “Altered States: Etching in Late 19th-Century… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: …Because Life Can Change in a Moment’s Notice

Two sad events happened this week that got me thinking a little deeper than usual. First, it was the anniversary of September… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Celebrate the Fall Equinox

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

Long ago our ancestors worshipped natural phenomena. Twice a year the Earth’s orbit around the sun hinges upon a day of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - September 15, 2017

Sal Valentinetti

A busy September weekend in Rhode Island that includes events for all ages across the state. 

 

Lifestyle

Billy Gilman Saves Misquamicut

Billy Gilman

Rhode Island music star Billy Gilman will be performing at the Misquamicut Fall Festival in place of John Cafferty and the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: YWCA Announces 2017 Women of Achievement Honorees

Pilar McCloud

The YWCA of Rhode Island will honor 11 Women of Achievement at its 13 annual awards luncheon.

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - September 15, 2017

Newport International Boat Show

Newport is jammed packed with events this weekend, things for all ages. 

 

Lifestyle

Annual Peace Fest RI Set to Take Place at Burnside Park

Peace Fest 2017 set to take place at Burnside Park

The Rhode Island based non-profit Peace Flag Project is set to host their annual Peace Fest Rhode Island to… Read More

 

Health

Four New Providers Join Women & Infants’ Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Erin Cleary

Four new providers have joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Friends of Capron Park Zoo to Host 1st Annual “Zootoberfest”

Friends of Capron Park Zoo to Host 1st Annual

Friends of Capron Park Zoo will host their first ever 21 and over event inside the zoo titled… Read More

 
 
 
 
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