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EXCLUSIVE: Major RI Pension System Files for Bankruptcy

Peter Kilmartin, RI Attorney Genera -Kilmartin approved the pension payment structure.

GoLocalProv has learned that the St. Joseph Health Services of Rhode Island pension fund has filed for receivership —… Read More

 

Politics

slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - August 18, 2017

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

 

Live Videos

Pat’s Andruzzi on His Personal Journey from NFL to Cancer - #BIF2017 Summit Speaker Series

Joe Andruzzi, former NE Patriot

Former New England Patriot Joe Andruzzi talked about his journey as a football player - and being diagnosed with non-Hodgkins… Read More

 

News

South Kingstown Woman Tries to Block Dancing Cop from Dancing at Parade

Tony Lepore,

Amber Collins has started a petition calling on the organizers of the South Kingstown Firefighter’s Memorial Parade to… Read More

 

Live Videos

Charlottesville to Boston: Anti-Defamation League’s Trestan Talks About Boston Events

Anti-Defamation League Executive Director Robert Trestan

Anti-Defamation League Executive Director Robert Trestan joined GoLocal LIVE to discuss this week's events,… Read More

 

Live Videos

“I Wasn’t Surprised”  - Anna Maria’s Dr. Pinckney on Charlottesville and Hate Groups on LIVE

Dr. Tonisha Pinckney, Director of Undergraduate and Graduate Criminal Justice Programs at Anna Maria College in… Read More

 

Live Videos

Kurt Sodergren of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy on LIVE

Kurt Sodergren

After 24 years and 11 records, Kurt Sodergren drummer and co-founder of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy says the band has no… Read More

 

Live Videos

Research at Brown Impacts FDA’s Plan To Limit Nicotine In Cigarettes

Jennifer Tidey

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently announced a new effort to reduce and limit the amount of nicotine in… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Somebody Loves Her

Tom Finneran

She was a junkie. In her late teens or early twenties, she swayed on a street corner. I could name the town, but that’s… Read More

 

Politics

Friday Night on Coalition Radio Starts at 6:00 PM

Pat Ford

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

 

Business

RI Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.3% in July

The Rhode Island unemployment rate rose to 4.3 percent in the month of July, up one-tenth of a percentage point from June,… Read More

 

News

RI Center for Freedom and Prosperity Blasts RIDOT for Restricting Truck Traffic

Mike Stenhouse

The Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity is blasting the State and RIDOT for attempting to restrict truck traffic… Read More

 

Politics

LaFortune Wins Providence Ward 3 City Council Special Election

Nirva LaFortune

Democrat Nirva LaFortune won the special election to replace former City Councilman Kevin Jackson on Wednesday in… Read More

 

News

Curious Case of Patriarca Crime Family and American Nazi Party - Both Led By Providence Men

Raymond Patriarca (L) and George Lincoln Rockwell (R)

America is in the midst of a raging debate about the evils of Nazis in the United States, but Rhode Island has a special… Read More

 

Politics

RI GOP’s Leading Latino Speaks Out on Trump and the Future of the Party in RI

Luis Vargas

In a sweeping interview Luis Vargas, the leading Latino Republican in Rhode Island, harshly criticized President Donald Trump… Read More

 

Live Videos

Magaziner Tells GoLocal LIVE 150 Loans Created in Last 6 Months Via New RI “BankLocal” Program

Seth Magaziner

Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner spoke to 150 small business loans being created in the last six months through… Read More

 

Live Videos

Former RI GOP Candidate Taub: “Both Sides Responsible” in Charlottesville

Russell Taub

Former Republican Congressional candidate Russell Taub -- who ran against Democrat Rep. David Cicilline in 2016 -- spoke with… Read More

 

Politics

RI Dem Party Rips GOP’s Bell for Not Calling Out Trump on Latest Charlottesville Comments

Brandon Bell

The Rhode Island Democratic Party issued a mock "missing person" report on Wednesday for RI Republican Party Chairman Brandon… Read More

 

Live Videos

Trump’s Statements Were “Dog Whistle” to White Supremacists, Says RI Dem Chair McNamara

Rhode Island Democratic Party Chair, Representative Joe McNamara, appeared on GoLocal LIVE on Wednesday, after President… Read More

 

Live Videos

Harbor Lights’ Longo Talks Weddings and Holiday Events on LIVE’s The Taste

Maggie Longo

Maggie Longo, Director of Operations at Harbor Lights, joined Rick Simone on The Taste on GoLocal LIVE.

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Tom Kenney: Let Pare Go Before He’s Vested

Commissioner of Public Safety Steven Pare

It’s feeling somewhat like a broken record to me having to submit an article a few times a year to remind the general… Read More

 

Live Videos

House Minority Leader Morgan Says “Polling Looks Good” for RI Gubernatorial Run

House Minority Leader Patricia Morgan

Rhode Island House Republican Minority Leader Patricia Morgan -- who announced in July that she is exploring a run for Rhode… Read More

 

Live Videos

Twin River’s Wing Announces Return of the Whiskey Festival on LIVE’s The Taste

Whiskey Festival coming in Sept.

Donna Wing, Director of Sales and Catering at Twin River Casino joined Rick Simone on GoLocal LIVE's The Taste.… Read More

 

Politics

Bishop: Much Ado About the Wrong Thing

Dan McKee

You may have noticed a number of legislators and our Lieutenant Governor, Dan McKee, venting their spleens at National Grid… Read More

 

Sports

video: Betts’ Walk-Off 2-Run Double Lifts Red Sox Over Cardinals 5-4

Mookie Betts

Mookie Betts hit a walk two-run double off the Green Monster with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Boston Red… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - August 18, 2017

Lucinda Williams

Summer in Rhode Island is winding down, but there are plenty of things to do this weekend to keep your mind off going back to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - August 18, 2017

Summer in Newport is winding down, but there are still plenty of activities to keep you busy, incluidng events for all… Read More

 

Food

More Than 15 Restaurants to Take Part in Central Falls Restaurant Week

Georgia's Family Restaurant

More than 15 restaurants are set to take part in the 2017 Central Falls Restaurant Week.

 

Health

West Nile Virus Found in Rhode Island

West Nile Virus found in Rhode Island

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: Amazing Drone Footage of Big Waves at Pt. Judith

Hurricane Gert brought a high surf advisory -- and some big waves -- to Rhode Island on Wednesday, and Rhode Islanders got in… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Houseguest Dog + Gifts, Full Bar + Neglectful Dad

Midsummer madness with Red Bulls and neglectful dads, as well as questions about the guest's dog and house present… Read More

 

Food

Planning The Perfect Special Event with Rick Simone on LIVE’s the Taste

Belle Mer

On Wednesday’s The Taste, host Rick Simone talks with hospitality, event, and planning professionals from Newport,… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Peppery Mussel Stew

A mussel is a type of bivalve mollusk that can be found in fresh water lakes, streams, and creeks, along with the salty… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 4 Areas to Organize With Your Kids Before They Go Back to School

The back-to-school season will be here before you know it!  It’s time to start thinking about getting your kids… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - August 15, 2017

Amy Poehler 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

College Admissions: 4 New England College Roadtrips

Picture-perfect in the fall: Maine's Colby College Photo credit; : Colby College/John Hafenecker

It won’t be long before the leaves are turning and autumn is in full swing. For parents of juniors and seniors, this… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Some Like it Hot

PHOTO: Courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

While gardener’s wilt, flee to cooler beaches or country shade, others are rooted in place. Emerge for air conditioned… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 25 Reasons Why New England is the Best Part of the Country

Paul Revere

New England is the best region in the country, here are 25 reasons why. New England is home to some of the greatest… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Time is On My Side – Yes it is…

I haven’t had the time to get to the gym. I haven’t had the time to call you back.

 

Lifestyle

Stages of Freedom Hosts Sammy Davis Jr. Tribute Show at Prospect Terrace

Sammy Davis Jr.

The Stages of Freedom is hosting a free Sammy Davis Jr. Tribute show called “Mr. Wonderful: The Sammy Davis… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - August 11, 2017

Paula Cole performs in West Kingston

Another busy summer weekend full of festivals and live music in Rhode Island. 

 

Lifestyle

NYT Best Selling Author Tess Gerritsen on Friday’s LIVE

Tess Gerritsen

International bestselling author Tess Gerritsen joins Molly O’Brien on GoLocal LIVE Friday to discuss her latest… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - August 11, 2017

Terry Grosvenor performing for kids at Redwood Library

Another busy summer weekend in Newport filled with events for all ages. 

 

Lifestyle

Foo Fest Announces 2017 Music & Entertainment Schedule

Lightning Bolt is performing at Foo Fest

Foo Fest 2017 has announced their music and entertainment schedule.

 

Food

3 RI Restaurants Named in OpenTable’s Top 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America

PHOTO CREDIT: Boat House

Three Rhode Island restaurants made Open Table’s list of 100 most scenic restaurants in the U.S.

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners: The Etiquette of Handling Selfies, Bullies, Engravings + GMOBs

Questions to Didi Lorillard this week at NewportManners covered a full range of etiquette from how to handle… Read More

 

Food

Providence Jewelry District Restaurants On GoLocal LIVE’s The Taste on Wednesday

The District RI in Providence

On Wednesday’s The Taste, host Rick Simone speaks with chefs and managers from establishments in the heart of… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Grilled Peaches and Apricots

In the summer just about anything can be grilled. Of course the staples of burgers, hot dogs, fish and proteins in general.… Read More

 

Health

Hasbro Children’s Hospital Names Luks Pediatric Surgeon-in-Chief

Francois Luks

Hasbro Children’s Hospital named Francois Luks, M.D., pediatric surgeon-in-chief and division chief of pediatric… Read More

 

Health

Raimondo Signs Legislation to Prevent Opioid Overdoses & Save Lives

Governor Raimondo signs legislation to fight against RI's opioid overdose epidemic.

Governor Gina Raimondo signed legislation strengthening Rhode Island’s response to the opioid crisis.

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 6 Tools I Use to Stay Organized, Efficient, & Productive

I’m probably one of the most efficient people you’ll ever meet!  I’ve taken daily/monthly tasks and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - August 8, 2017

Augie 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

slides: 2017 Newport Jazz Festival - Sunday Highlights

The final day of the 2017 Newport Jazz Festival closed out the weekend with another lineup of solid performances Sunday at… Read More

 

Food

Massimo Named a Prosciutto Di Parma Specialist

Massimo Named a Prosciutto Di Parma Specialist

Massimo Restaurant on Federal Hill has been certified a Prosciutto Di Parma Specialist by the Consorzio del Prosciutto… Read More

 
 
 
 
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