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Lardaro Report: A Bounce Back—In his most recent report, URI Economist Len…

Russell Moore: Elorza, Smiley and Double Standards—A new double standard has emerged in politics…

RI Manufacturers Go Digital—ManufacturingRI, an online business resource for resident manufacturers,…

Revs Drop Fifth Straight, Fall 1-0 To Fire—It was a beautiful night for soccer in…

10 Summer Art Festivals in Rhode Island—GoLocalProv has found the best summer art festivals…

Top New England Sports Figures That “Pulled a LeBron James”—Top New England Sports Figures That “Pulled a…

John Rooke - Thinking Out Loud—JR's column on the sports stories and personalities…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not in RI Politics?—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s…

5 Live Music Musts—July 11, 2014—So many rock shows, so little time! We…

Tom Finneran: Good Morning, Madame President—Tom Finneran: Good Morning, Madame President

 
 
 
 

News

RI GOP Wars Over Chafee-Fung Mailer Sent in 2010

Did John Robitaille lose the 2010 Governor's race because of an 11th-hour mailing to Cranston and Warwick voters that… Read More

 

Business

Lardaro Report: A Bounce Back

URI Economist Len Lardaro

In his most recent report, URI Economist Len Lardaro presents an encouraging future outlook of economic activity.

 

Politics

Russell Moore: Elorza, Smiley and Double Standards

A new double standard has emerged in politics as of late, though I can't really point out when. And, surprise! It's a… Read More

 

Politics

Washington Post Says RI Dem Primary for Gov is One of the Best Races in US, Fails to Mention Pell

Washington Post snubs Pell

One of the top national political blogs in the US - the Washington Post's The Fix - says the Rhode Island Democratic… Read More

 

Business

Leonardo Angiulo: Dissecting the Proposed MA Firearms Legislation

Massachusetts is known for several things, but firearm ownership is not one of them.  Recent legislation from the… Read More

 

Business

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island Welcome Two New Executives

Ms. Cummings

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) has announced the joining of two new executives to their senior… Read More

 

Business

RI Manufacturers Go Digital

ManufacturingRI, an online business resource for resident manufacturers, has identified almost 1700 manufacturers in the… Read More

 

News

Questions Brett Smiley Must Answer to Be Providence’s Next Mayor

Brett Smiley

Providence Mayoral candidate Brett Smiley has a plan -- multiple plans, in fact, from education to addressing crime in the… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Drop Fifth Straight, Fall 1-0 To Fire

It was a beautiful night for soccer in Foxboro, but the New England Revolution could not take advantage. Revolution dropped… Read More

 

News

Chad Brown-East Side Gang Rivalries Fueling Providence Shootings

Violence erupted in Chad Brown this week.

The recent shooting Tuesday night at Chad Brown which saw five people taken to the hospital is said to be the latest in the… Read More

 

Sports

slides: Top New England Sports Figures That “Pulled a LeBron James”

The Red Sox were fortunate to bring back John Farrell before the 2013 season.

GoLocal presents 12 examples of sports figures leaving a professional sports team in New England, only to return in the… Read More

 

Sports

John Rooke - Thinking Out Loud

Thinking out loud…while wondering whatever happened to the nice, safe slip ‘n slide I had in the backyard as a… Read More

 

News

Woody Allen Movie Reopens RI Film Tax Credit Debate

Woody Allen's latest film has Rhode Islanders talking about what is in the best interest of the industry -- and state.

While Rhode Island has been abuzz with talk of Woody Allen shooting his latest film in Rhode Island, sides are divided over… Read More

 

Business

slides: The 9 Richest Families in New England

Who has the biggest bank account in New England? Nationally, Forbes Magazine has put out its list of 185 Families with… Read More

 

Politics

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not in RI Politics?

Hot this week: Republican gubernatorial candidate Ken Block

Every Friday, Dan Lawlor breaks down who's rising and who's falling in the world of Rhode Island politics. Check out… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Summer Art Festivals in Rhode Island

GoLocalProv has found the best summer art festivals in Rhode Island.

 

Beauty & Fashion

New Mind, Body, Spirit Expo Coming to Rhode Island

Pat Paolino Cruz, creator of the MIND-BODY-SPIRIT EXPO

The First Annual MIND-BODY-SPIRIT EXPO will launch in Rhode Island this fall and is led by top women's fashion influencer… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts—July 11, 2014

Robert Cray

So many rock shows, so little time! We highlight some classic rock and blues shows coming up this weekend and beyond in "5… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Woody Allen Continues Filming in Providence at Loie Fuller’s

Filming of Woody Allen's new movie picked up again on Thursday at Loie Fuller's on Westminster Street.

 

Lifestyle

NEW: Mike Birbiglia Show at Newport Comedy Series Rescheduled for August 15

Mike Birbiglia

The July 17 Mike Birbiglia show at the Newport Yachting Center has been postponed. The new date will be Friday, August 15th.

 

Lifestyle

Carolyn’s Sakonnet Vineyard’s Summer Concert Series Announces Final Lineup

Carolyn's Sakonnet Vineyard's Summer Concert Series, presented by Alex and Ani, have announced their lineup for July… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Folk Rules the Day at New Bedford Festival

Ken Abrams, GoLocalProv's Music Critic, attended the New Bedford Folk Festival during the Fourth of July Weekend.

 

Lifestyle

slides: Woody Allen Movie Shifts to Providence

Woody Allen has begun filming his new movie in Providence at the Classic Cafe at 865 Westminster Street.

 

Food

Narragansett Beer Debuts New Town Beach Imperial IPA

Town Beach Imperial IPA

To celebrate the summer, Narragansett Beer has added a new limited-edition craft beer – the Town Beach Imperial IPA… Read More

 

Health

Providence City Council Proposes Tobacco-Free Parks

Providence City Council has proposed legislation that would prohibit the use of any type of tobacco in public park spaces in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Pediatricians’ Group Finally Jumps on Early Literacy Bandwagon

For the first time, the American Academy of Pediatrics (representing 62,000 doctors nationwide) is recommending that parents… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Westerly’s United Theatre To Present Vaudeville Variety Show July 25

The United Theatre of Westerly will host the Vaudeville Variety Show featuring acts from across Rhode Island on Friday, July… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Woody Allen Film in RI Begins Production

Woody Allen began production on his film in Newport, Rhode Island. As GoLocalProv previously reported, the movie stars Emma… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Hearthside House Museum Celebrates 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair

Postcard from the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair of the Rhode Island State Building, modeled after Hearthside (the Stephen Hopkins Smith mansion) in Lincoln, RI.

The Hearthside House Museum in Lincoln will celebrate the 1904 World’s Fair held in St. Louis on July 13. Hearthside… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Ways Rhode Island Changed America

In honor of the Fourth of July weekend, GoLocalProv has compiled a list of ten ways Rhode Island has shaped America.