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New “One Tower” Design for 195 in Providence Draws Mixed Reaction—Mixed Reaction to New “One Tower” Design for…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - Dec. 9, 2016—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s…

NEW: ACLU Sues Rhode Island Over UHIP Food Stamp Delays—NEW: ACLU Sues State Over UHIP Food Stamp…

Nightclub Stabbing Gets Tropicana’s License Revoked by City of Providence—Nightclub Stabbing Gets Tropicana’s License Revoked by City…

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Dec. 9, 2016—10 Great Things to do in RI This…

Providence VA Names McQuade Director—Providence VA Names McQuade Director

Finneran: In Praise of Many Things—Finneran: In Praise of Many Things

Better Business Bureau Warns Shoppers of Holiday Scams—Better Business Bureau Warns Shoppers of Holiday Scams

Rhode Island Courts Could Soon Have Only One Minority Judge—Rhode Island Courts Could Soon Have Only One…

Politics of Hate Crimes in Providence—Politics of Hate Crimes in Providence

 
 
 
 

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New “One Tower” Design for 195 in Providence Draws Mixed Reaction

The new

A new trimmed back proposal announced Thursday by New York developer Jason Fane to start with one tower —… Read More

 

Politics

slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - Dec. 9, 2016

Russ Moore

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

 

News

NEW: ACLU Sues Rhode Island Over UHIP Food Stamp Delays

ACLU of RI Executive Director Steven Brown

The American Civil Liberties Union of Rhode Island (ACLU) and the National Center for Law and Economic… Read More

 

News

Robert Whitcomb’s Digital Diary: Innovation Campuses; Pushing Against Panhandling

Bob Whitcomb

Robert Whitcomb's weekly examination of everything that is important. Only Whitcomb offers such a collection of insights… Read More

 

News

Nightclub Stabbing Gets Tropicana’s License Revoked by City of Providence

The Providence Board of Licenses voted to revoke the license for the restaurant and bar Tropicana on Chalkstone Avenue, after… Read More

 

Business

EDITORIAL: Embrace Fane’s $150M Investment in Providence. We Can Perfect the Design.

NY Developer Jason Fane

Providence has not seen a major new development project in more than a decade except projects built by the universities. No… Read More

 

News

Providence VA Names McQuade Director

The Providence VA Regional Office named E.J. McQuade as its new Director during a ceremony that took place on Tuesday in… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: In Praise of Many Things

‘Tis the season to be grateful................. The back-to-back timing of the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays… Read More

 

Business

Better Business Bureau Warns Shoppers of Holiday Scams

The Better Business Bureau serving eastern MA, ME, RI and VT is warning the community of counterfeit products, phishing… Read More

 

News

Weather Records Today in Providence

Weather records today in Providence-- highs, lows and everything else you need to know.

 

Business

Proposed Providence Three Towers Trimmed to Just One Tower in New Design

New York developer Jason Fane of the Fane Organization has rethought his proposed $400 to $500 million three towers project… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island Courts Could Soon Have Only One Minority Judge

Could Rhode Island — a state whose population is more than 25% minority — soon have just one judge of color on… Read More

 

News

Politics of Hate Crimes in Providence

There have been no reported hate crimes against Muslims in Providence this year according to Muslim Advocates — a… Read More

 

News

Astronaut & Former US Senator Glenn Passes Away at 95

John Glenn

From astronaut and United States Senator John Glenn passed away at the age of 95 on Thursday in Ohio. 

 

Politics

Fecteau: Raimondo Deserves a Credible Primary Opponent

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo should face a sincere and credible primary opponent this coming election season. Even… Read More

 

News

Raimondo Orders Expanded DHS Hours, Staff to Address Ongoing UHIP Problems

Governor Gina Raimondo announced on Wednesday that she has ordered "immediate actions" in response to ongoing problems with… Read More

 

News

RI Ranked Among Worst States in US for Elder Abuse Protection

Rhode Island is ranked as one of the worst states in the country when it comes to elder abuse protection. 

 

Politics

Gencarella: Why Would Elected Officials Propose To Disobey The Law?

Telling CNN’s Costello that it’s very important for him to “reassure all our residents that regardless of… Read More

 

Business

United Way of RI Launching Executive Director Learning Series

Michael Fournier of the YMCA of Greater Providence to facilitate learning circle

The United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI) is set to launch a learning series for executive directors of area… Read More

 

Sports

Tickets for NCAA Hockey Tourney at Dunkin’ Donuts Center on Sale Thursday

For the second time in three years, the NCAA men’s hockey tournament is coming to Providence’s Dunkin Donuts… Read More

 

News

Time’s Person of the Year - Donald Trump

The list has included Adolf Hitler, Ronald Reagan and multiple Popes. Now, we know the 2016 "Person of the Year."

 

News

slides: Rep. Lancia Outraged Following Release of Serial Child Molester

Representative Robert Lancia was outraged upon learning that serial child molester Dana Waters was released from the ACI… Read More

 

News

Could Another Station Fire Happen in Rhode Island?

A photo from the Oakland

The fire at an artists' enclave in an Oakland, California warehouse that killed at least 36 is a stark reminder of the… Read More

 

Business

Acquisition of WPRI-12’s Parent Co. Has New Twists & More Media News

WPRI

The mega-merger between Nexstar Broadcasting and Media General was scheduled to be completed by now. Late last week,… Read More

 

News

Should I Give Donald Trump a Chance Before I Judge His Presidency?

President-Elect Donald Trump

Should I give Donald Trump a chance before I judge his presidency?  It should be made clear to the reader that my… Read More

 

Luca + Danni: RI’s Amazing New Jewelry Company

Luca + Danni is one of hottest jewelry companies in America. Its design has captured the hearts of consumers and the company just took in a major private investment to grow the company.

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Dec. 9, 2016

A festive weekend in Rhode Island this weekend as we move closer and closer to the holidays. 

 

Health

University Medical Names Kashmanian Chief Financial Officer

Ann Kashmanian

University Medicine has named Ann Kashmanian, CPA, MBA as their new Chief Financial Officer. 

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Four Huge Tips for Holiday Partying

'Tis the season to party hearty. Questions to Didi Lorillard at NewportManners this week ask for the skinny on the… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Rabbit Pate’ With Crostini

Use good country bread for this rustic appetizer: the texture of the crumb should be somewhat uneven, the crust crisp and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: New England Pride TV Starring Dale LePage, Episode 8

Dale LePage has launched his new show "New England Pride TV"'s eighth episode.

 

Lifestyle

Linden Place Mansion Set to Celebrate Christmas 2016

Linden Place

Linden Place Mansion in Bristol is set for Christmas 2016 with a lineup of musical performances, holiday decorations and much… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Tips for Organizing Holiday Decorations

As you begin to take out your holiday decorations, this is a great time to declutter and get them organized. You probably… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - Dec. 6, 2016

Gronk and others need homes

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

 

Lifestyle

NEW: Justin Bieber Bringing Purpose World Tour to Gillette Stadium

Justin Bieber to play Gillette Stadium

For the first time since 2010, pop music superstar Justin Bieber is playing at Gillette Stadium. 

 

Lifestyle

2016’s Best & Worst Cities for Singles - How Does Providence Rank

Are you single? Wondering how Providence ranks for singles -- well a new study has all the data and the ultimate ranking for… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Providence Entrepreneurs Bring Holiday Spirit to Storefront Window

Bryan Roberts, and Ryan Buttie "have loved the holidays since they were neighborhood kids growing in Cumberland where they… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Why GPA’s Lie

Do you understand how your high school is calculating your GPA? You might be surprised to learn what colleges look at.

Every year, we hear the sad stories of students with seemingly high GPAs who were rejected from most of their colleges. While… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

video: Luca + Danni: RI’s Amazing New Jewelry Company

Luca + Danni is one of hottest jewelry companies in America. Its design has captured the hearts of consumers and the company… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: Robot to Visit Wheeler School for Fox Family Speaker Series

Baxter the Robot

A robot is visiting the Wheeler School in Providence.  On Monday, December 5 Baxter the robot will visit… Read More

 

Health

Women & Infants Midwifery Service Awarded National Commendation

Linda Nanni

The American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) awarded a Golden Commendation to Women’s Care Midwifery Service… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead the Urban Gardener: “Scent, First and Last”

Crisp cool mornings tighten their grip. Cold polar vortexes swirl across the land. Scarves, gloves and thick coats are the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Dec. 2, 2016

The first weekend of December brings some exciting events to Rhode Island. 

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - December 2, 2016

Alt-Rockers Vulgarrity Play The Village Saturday Night

This weekend, go local and get out to hear some great music around Providence. Check out our slides of (mostly) local music… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Classic Old World Blends

With all the full-bodied, heavily extracted red wines coming from South America, Australia and, of course, California, I… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Providence-Warwick CVB Announces Gift-A-Day Giveaway for Holidays

The PWCVB is having a gift-a-day giveaway as it promotes its family-friendly events, holiday shopping opportunities and affordable hotel packages

The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau (PWCVB) has announced it is bringing back its popular Gift-a-Day… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI Awarded $6 Million for Early Education

Rhode Island preschool program will receive $6 million from the U.S. Department of Education and Health and Human Services… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: How to Handle Political Backlash

Etiquette questions to Didi Lorillard at NewportManners this week unearthed deeper political issues about how to talk to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

GoLocal Interview: Darlene Love

Darlene Love Plays the Park Theatre December 9th.

Get ready – one of the greatest voices of all time is bringing her holiday show to Cranston’s Park Theatre next… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Farmer’s Pasta

This peasant style pasta is a meal in itself. If the marriage of potatoes and pasta leave you wondering, you will become a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: Luke Bryan to Play Dunkin’ Donuts Center on March 4

Luke Bryan

Country music star Luke Bryan is bringing his "Kill the Lights Tour" to the Dunkin' Donuts Center in Providence… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting Dec. 1

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, December 1 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 8 Ways to Organize Your Email Inbox

How many unopened emails are sitting in your inbox? How many do you have that are opened, but still sitting in the box? So… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - Nov. 29, 2016

Cadence and others need 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

Rep. Lancia to Host 2nd Annual Hope for the Holidays Event on Dec. 17

State Rep. Robert Lancia

State Rep. Robert Lancia, as well as his wife Maryann, will host the 2nd annual 'Hope for the Holidays,' benefit to… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Providence Retirement Board Medical Sub-Committee Nov. 30

The Providence Retirement Board Medical Sub-Committee will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday November 30 at 9 a.m. The… Read More

 
 
 
 
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