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Elorza’s Stance on Immigration Called “Lip Service” by Progressive Labor Leader

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza.

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza announced on Tuesday that he is joining a group of Mayors nationwide in "supporting immigrant… Read More

 

Live Videos

Johanne Killeen of Al Forno Joins GoLocal LIVE

Johanne Killeen of Al Forno

Johanne Killeen of Al Forno shared the story of how grilled pizza began as well an announcement on a new cookbook… Read More

 

News

Paiva Weed Made it Official - She Resigns to Go to Hospital Association

Paiva Weed

Teresa Paiva Weed, the state’s first woman to serve as President of the Senate in Rhode Island,… Read More

 

Sports

slides: 7 Things to Know About the Future of URI Basketball

Jeff Dowtin will be a big part of the Rams success.

What does the future of URI basketball hold? 

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Patriots’ Light Talks Belichick, Keel Vodka, & Charity Hockey Game on Saturday at PC

Patriot great Matt Light

Patriots great Matt Light joins GoLocal LIVE and talks about  playing for Bill Belichick, his business efforts including… Read More

 

Business

RISD to Host Industrial Design Conference Featuring Local Innovators

Matt Glendinning, PhD, head of Moses Brown School

The Rhode Island School of Design will host the Industrial Designers Society of America Northeast District Design… Read More

 

News

Former ProvPlan Director Denno Pleads Guilty to Embezzling $740,000

Former Providence Plan finance director Charles Denno pleaded guilty to embezzling over $740,000 on Wednesday in federal… Read More

 

News

Guest MINDSETTER™ Morse: Dying to Help

Yadira Arroyo

Yadira Arroyo, a FDNY EMT with fourteen years experience was killed last week, run down by a person who stole the vehicle she… Read More

 

Live Videos

Federal Hill Pizza’s Chef Billy Manzo Joins LIVE’s The Taste to Talk His New Restaurant

Rick Simone and Billy Manzo on the Taste

Chef Billy Manzo highlighted the true style of Neapolitan Pizza and he previewed his new Federal Hill Pizza opening in the… Read More

 

News

Neighbors Up Pressure on East Side Suboxone Clinic

The original sign, which was removed and replaced with a smaller one, after neighbors cited statute for size.

A group of East Side residents is increasing their opposition to the Suboxone clinic on the corner of Lloyd and Thayer,… Read More

 

News

NEW: Roger Williams Students Studying in London are Safe Following Attack

All 21 Roger Williams students studying at the University of Westminster in London are safe following the attack that left… Read More

 

Politics

With Paiva Weed Out, Balance of State Power Shifts

Gov. Raimondo and Speaker Mattiello - power shift.

For the past year, the battles between Governor Gina Raimondo and House Speaker Nick Mattiello had a subplot. Senate… Read More

 

Politics

Igliozzi Makes Appeal to Raimondo to Keep Plainfield Street 6/10 On-Ramp

Providence City Councilman John Igliozzi is appealing to Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo to reverse the city's plan… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Stenhouse Outlines How a Major Sales Tax Cut Would Spark RI’s Economy

Mike Stenhouse, RI Center for Freedom and Prosperity

Mike Stenhouse tells GoLocal LIVE that a sales tax cut to 3.0%  would produce far more statewide and municipal… Read More

 

News

slides: Which New England State is Most Dependent on Federal Funds

Which New England state is the most federally dependent?  According to a recent study done by WalletHub, Rhode… Read More

 

Sports

Bryant Basketball’s Zouzoua to Transfer

Nisre Zouzoua is leaving Bryant

Bryant basketball star Nisre Zouzoua is transferring from the school. He made the announcement via his twitter… Read More

 

Live Videos

Gary Sasse “The Money Man” Talks About Trump’s Budget Impact on RI

Gary Sasse

"The Money Man" Gary Sasse talks about the proposed federal budget of President Donald Trump and the implications for Rhode… Read More

 

Sports

Team USA Announced for 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race

left to right Morten Dyrholm (SVP Global Marketing, Vestas) Mark Turner (Volvo Ocean Race CEO) Charlie Enright (Vestas 11th Hour Racing) Mark Towill (Vestas 11th Hour Racing) Wendy Schmidt (Co-Founder, 11th Hour Racing & President, The Schmidt Family Foundation) Brad Read (Executive Director, Sail Newport)

The United States team for the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race is set.  For a second straight edition, Vestas 11th… Read More

 

Politics

Warren Questions Labor Secretary Nominee Acosta Before Confirmation Hearing

Alexander Acosta

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren sent a 23 page letter to the U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Nominee, Alexander Acosta,… Read More

 

News

Former State Police Col. O’Donnell Ran a FBI/Bulger Like Deal with Informant, Says “The Ghost”

Charles

In a nearly thirty minute live interview on GoLocal LIVE, Charles “The Ghost” Kennedy alleges that former RI… Read More

 

Business

Lifespan Enters Into Another Boston Hospital Agreement, This Time With & Dana-Farber

Timothy Babineau, M.D., president and CEO of Lifespan

Lifespan has entered into another Boston Hospital agreement. This agreement is with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is a… Read More

 

News

City Council Members Blast Behavior of College Students After Multiple Crimes

Providence City Council members Jo-Ann Ryan (Ward 5), Terrence M. Hassett (Ward 12), and David Salvatore (Ward 14)… Read More

 

Live Videos

Saul Kaplan: “The Innovator” Discusses How RI Can Transform Its Attitude and Performance

BIF's Saul Kaplan

Can Rhode Island be transformed into a high performing state? Saul Kaplan tells GoLocal that Rhode Island's cynical… Read More

 

Business

RI-Based SquadLocker Partners With SportsEngine Inc, Expects to Add Jobs

Todd Grant, President of SquadLocker

Rhode Island based SquadLocker has teamed up with SportsEngine Inc. for a long term partnership to provide… Read More

 

News

Average Providence Resident to Do Better Under Trumpcare than Obamacare Says New Study

Average Providence resident to do better under Trumpcare

Trumpcare is set to replace Obamacare and a new study says the average Providence resident is going to do better. 

 

Food

slides: Narragansett Beer’s 1st RI Beer Now Available - See 10 Historic Narragansett Beer Photos

Narragansett announced the release of their first beer produced at the new Narragansett Brewery located at The Guild in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Old Fashioned Etiquette + Manners Revisited

Are old fashioned etiquette and manners effective today for emailing, table manners, climbing the corporate ladder, and… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Focaccia With Burrata Cheese

Burrata, meaning "buttery" in Italian is a fresh cheese made from a mix of mozzarella and cream. The outside thin shell is a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 4 Reasons People Let Paper Piles Form

Are you the type that lets paper piles form around the home and then tackle them at the end of the month, if you tackle them… Read More

 

Health

Neighborhood Health Plan Helps 495 Rhode Islanders Avoid Long Nursing Home Stays

​Nearly 500 Rhode Islanders avoided unnecessary long-term admission to a nursing home and almost 150 Rhode Islanders… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: No Acceptances? Don’t Panic

If your college search has turned up with nothing but rejections or waiting lists, don't panic. You've got options.

As acceptances, rejections and waiting-list notifications arrive, panic has set in for some seniors. What do you do when you… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting March 23

The Committee on Finance will host a regular meeting on Thursday, March 23 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More

 

Health

Weiss: Trump Budget Proposal Makes Draconian Cuts to Aging Programs

Since his inauguration, GOP President Trump/s controversial and surprising Cabinet picks, some who have even called for the… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Ordinances Meeting March 22

The Committee on Ordinances will take place on Wednesday, March 22 upon the rise of the 5:30 p.m. special city council… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Retirement Board of the Employees Retirement System March 22

The Retirement Board of the Employees' Retirement System will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, March 22 at 10:30 am.… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Board of Investment Commissioners Meeting March 23

The Board of Investment Commissioners will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, March 23 at 12 p.m. The meeting will be held… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: DOCKET FOR SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING MARCH 22

The City Council will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, march 22 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chamber. 

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Prov Retirement Board Medical Sub Committee Meeting March 22

The Providence Retirement Board Medical Sub-Committee will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, March 22 at 9 a.m. The… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Urban Redevelopment, Renewal & Planning Meeting March 21

The Committee on Urban Redevelopment, Renewal and Planning will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, March 21 at 6 p.m The… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Providence Harbor Management Commission Meeting March 21

The Providence Harbor Management Commission will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, March 21 at 5:45 p.m. The meeting will be… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Urban Redevelopmet, Renewal & Planning Meeting March 20

The Committee on Urban Redevelopment, Renewal and Planning will host a regular meeting on Monday, March 20 at 6 p.m. The… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Pawtucket Hall of Fame Seeking Nominations for 2017 Class

Mayor Grebien and 2014 Person of the Year Donna Nesselbush

The Pawtucket Hall of Fame is seeking nominations for the 2017 Hall of Fame class. Deadline for nominations is August 4,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Spring, Ever so Sweet

Photo: Wikipedia

We know it in our bones. As surely as sunrise, before, during, and after, the moment defines us. Our orbit around the Sun… Read More

 

Lifestyle

FirstWorks: Frontier Series RI’s Aurea Ensemble to Perform “Crossings”

Rhode Island based Aurea Ensemble is set to perform in “Crossings” at St. Martin’s Church as part of the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: No Excuses…

This week’s article was inspired from a publication called Daily OM. I read this article shortly after completing my… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - March 17, 2017

A variety of events going on in Rhode Island this weekend and it all starts on St. Patrick's Day. 

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - March 17, 2017

Dropkick Murphys Play Boston This Weekend

“5 Live” goes a little green this weekend, with St. Patrick’s Day shows in RI as well as a couple of big… Read More

 

Health

RI Recovery Support Line for Substance Use Now Open 24/7

Rhode Island’s dedicated recovery support phone line - 401-942-STOP (7867) - is now available 24/7. 

 

Beauty & Fashion

Kent County Hospital to Host Spring Fashion Show Titled “April in Paris”

The Kent Hospital Breast Health Center and Women’s Care Center are hosting a spring fashion show and luncheon titled… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Belichick Narrated D-Day Documentary to Premiere in Providence

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick narrates D-Day over Normandy

The film "D-Day: Over Normandy" narrated by Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, will make its world premiere in Providence.

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Mr. Trump’s Thank-You Notes, Small Talk + Dating

History will be recorded in part by Mr. Trump's correspondence, how to make small talk, how to repair a broken date and… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors & Knowledge: Risotto with White Truffles

As decadent as food gets, this risotto showcases the complex flavors of Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and incredible earthy… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Public Works Meeting March 16

The Committee on Public Works will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, March 16 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting March 15

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, March 15 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 
 
 
 
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