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“The Sunday Political Brunch”—July 24, 2016—“The Sunday Political Brunch” -- July 24, 2016

The 20 Best Ice Cream Places in Rhode Island—The 20 Best Ice Cream Places in Rhode…

Providence Has Paid D’Amico Nearly $175K Since He Quit, Total Comp Hits $1M—Providence Has Paid D’Amico Nearly $175k Since He…

Fit For Life: I Can’t Settle – Neither Should You—Fit For Life: I Can’t Settle – Neither…

RI Authors Release “Shoreline” Anthology Featuring Works of 19 RI Writers—RI Authors Release "Shoreline" Anthology Featuring Works of…

Burger King’s Fattiest Menu Items—Burger King's Fattiest Menu Items

The Most Common Baby Names of Jewish Origin—The Most Common Baby Names of Jewish Origin

Prov Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau Starts Pokemon Go Blog—Prov Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau Starts Pokemon…

Trump’s Turnaround: June Marks Best Fundraising Month So Far—Trump’s Turnaround: June Marks Best Fundraising Month So…

RI’s Malia Kamalani Cruz to Compete for Miss Teen USA National Title—RI's Malia Kamalani Cruz Compete for Miss Teen…



7 New Features at GoLocalProv.com

GoLocalProv.com is excited to announce a number of new changes and each is designed to better serve the reader. As Rhode… Read More



“The Sunday Political Brunch”—July 24, 2016

The Republican National Convention is in the books, and now it’s on to the Democratic National Convention in… Read More



Providence Has Paid D’Amico Nearly $175K Since He Quit, Total Comp Hits $1M

Michael D'Amico has been paid nearly $175K by the City of Providence.

Former Director of Administration for the City of Providence under Angel Taveras Michael D'Amico has been paid nearly… Read More



Who’s Investigating Providence Police Beating Caught on Tape?

The video of Providence police punching a woman is being investigated by the department. Is there anyone else looking into it?

The recent video of a Providence police officer seen punching a woman is under investigation by the Providence police -- but… Read More



Clinton Picks Kaine for VP

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA)

Hillary Clinton chooses U.S. Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia to be her running mate. See how he matches up with Clinton on… Read More



Trump’s Turnaround: June Marks Best Fundraising Month So Far

Following dismal fundraising totals in May for Donald Trump's campaign, the Republican Party’s… Read More



Concerns Sparked by Convicted Felon’s Suboxone Clinic on Wickenden St.

A suboxone therapy clinic on Wickenden Street in Providence was opened by a convicted felon, and Providence residents have raised concerns.

A former Rhode Island tax preparer who was sentenced to 27 months in federal prison by the Department of Justice has opened a… Read More



video: Ivanka Trump Addresses Republican National Convention - See Her Speech Here

Ivanka Trump introduced her father, Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump on Thursday night at the Republican… Read More



Mayor Elorza’s Proposed $40 Million Bond Program Goes Down in Finance Committee

The proposed $40 million bond program by Mayor Jorge Elorza went down Thursday night before the Finance Committee. Members of… Read More



video: Donald Trump Addresses Republican National Convention - See Speech Here

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addressed the Republican National Convention on Thursday night in… Read More



Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - July 22, 2016

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



East Side’s Frederick E. & Albina Bodell House Sells for $3.8 Million

Residential Properties Ltd. has announced the sale of the Frederick E. & Albina Bodell House for $3.8 millon, marking the… Read More



Vault Nightclub Forced to Close Again Following Shooting, Hit with More Sanctions

The Vault nightclub will be forced to close -- once again -- following a recent shooting outside.

The Providence Board of Licenses voted on Thursday to close The Vault nightclub on Federal Hill for an additional five days… Read More



Friday Financial Five – July 22, 2016

Those maximizing pre-tax 401(k) contributions should consider after-tax contributions in plans that allow it. For 2016, the… Read More



Paul Tencher, Former RI Politico Get Tapped to Lead Top U.S. Senate Race

Pauk Tencher, Photo via LinkedIn

West Warwick native Paul Tencher has been hired to manage the U.S. Senate race for Evan Bayh.



Finneran: America’s Lost Sense Of Wonder

America once dreamed big. Now we sidestep big and argue small. We seem to have lost our national confidence. I have no… Read More



PC Hockey’s Tanev Signs 1-Year Deal With NHL’s Winnipeg Jets

Brandon Tanev PHOTO: Winnipeg Jets

Former PC hockey player Brandon Tanev has signed a one year, two way contract with the NHL's Winnipeg Jets. The contract… Read More



2 RI Progressives Take on National Democratic Superdelegate Structure

State Rep. Aaron Regunberg

Two Rhode Island Progressive Democrats are helping lead a charge to eliminate superdelegates from the nominating process, as… Read More



Superior Court Rules Against DOH in Former Sen. Blais Case, Awards $43,000 to Kelly and Mancini

Superior Court Judge Daniel Procaccini

Superior Court Judge Daniel Procaccini has hit the Rhode Island Department of Health with a ruling that will force the State… Read More



New York Men Arrested in West Greenwich for Possession of 2,295 Oxycodone Pills

Rhode Island State Police arrested two New York men for possession of 2,295 Oxycodone Pills which were discovered during a… Read More



GM Recalls Nearly 290,000 Cars Due to Airbag Issue

General Motors is recalling nearly 290,000 older Chevrolet Impala sedans in the U.S. because the air bags might not inflate… Read More



Trump Trails Clinton in June Campaign Finance

The FEC has released the campaign finance recored for the month of June and they show Donald Trump still trailing Hillary… Read More



Bob Whitcomb’s Digital Diary: Superman Building, Mike Pence and Hillary

Bob Whitcomb

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



Russia Loses Appeal Against Olympic Track & Field Ban

PHOTO: Carine06/flickr

Russia has lost its appeal against the Olympic ban on its track and field athletes on Thursday.  The appeal followed… Read More



FBI Seized Close to $1 Million from Gallison Following Resignation

Former RI Rep. Raymond Gallison

Former Rhode Island House Finance Chair Raymond Gallison had close to $1 million seized by the Federal Bureau of… Read More


Magic Johnson Previews the 2016 Jeffrey Osborne Celebrity Softball Game

NBA Legend Magic Johnson previews the 2016 Jeffrey Osborne Celebrity Softball game that is set to take place on Monday, August 8 at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket. 


slides: The 20 Best Ice Cream Places in Rhode Island

With National Ice Cream month winding down and the weather heating up, GoLocalProv.com has put together a list of some of the… Read More



Fit For Life: I Can’t Settle – Neither Should You

I see it all the time, people settling or even worse, striving for mediocrity. I say, why settle for being average when… Read More



RI Authors Release “Shoreline” Anthology Featuring Works of 19 RI Writers

Rhode Island Authors have released an anthology titled "Shoreline: Selected Short Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry & Prose… Read More



Burger King’s Fattiest Menu Items

With a name like Burger King, it’s clear that this fast-food chain was never gunning for the spot of America’s… Read More



The Most Common Baby Names of Jewish Origin

According to the Jewish Data Bank, while the Jewish population in the U.S. hovers near 6.7 million – about 2… Read More



Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Summer Garden Vacations

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

To so many now is the penultimate garden season. All is lush, sunflowers reach skywards, their golden blooms follow the… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

RI’s Malia Kamalani Cruz to Compete for Miss Teen USA National Title

Photo: Daniel Gagnon

Malia Kamalani Cruz will travel to Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday, July 25, 2016 to begin the week long preparation for the… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - July 22

Another exciting weekend in Rhode Island and  there is plenty of things to do to keep you busy.  Providence… Read More



“This Week at the Movies” July 22, 2016

Welcome to "This Week at the Movies in Rhode Island" -- a new feature the previews what's coming, being made, and… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - July 22

A festive weekend (literally) in Newport with so many cool events going on all weekend.  The Newport Folk Festival… Read More



Mill’s Tavern Wins Wine Spectator Award for 3rd Straight Year

Mill's Tavern located on North Main Street in Providence, has earned a 2016 Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator… Read More



Luxe Burger Bar Hosting 6th Annual Build Your Own Burger Contest

Luxe Burger Bar, located at 5 Memorial Boulevard, is hosting their 6th annual Build Your Own Burger contest which is going on… Read More



Rhode Island is the Least Stereotypical State in the U.S.

We ain't like the rest of 'em. Rhode Island is officially the least "stereotypical" state in the country.



Orange is the New Black’s Mulgrew Coming to RI Comic Con 2016

Kate Mulgrew

RI Comic Con has announced that Kate Mulgrew of Orange is the New Black and Star Trek: Voyager fame will be attending this… Read More



New Bookstore Bar, RiffRaff, Slated to Open in Providence this Fall

Tom Roberge and Emma Ramadan. Photo: RiffRaff.com

RiffRaff, a "bookstore and bar" is set to open at 215 Dean Street in the West Side neighborhood of Providence this… Read More



Local Bands to Play Newport Folk This Weekend

Ian Fitzgerald Plays the Newport Folk Festival Sunday (Photo: Matthew Clowney)

The Newport Folk Festival begins Friday, and once again this year, several Rhode Island musicians will be… Read More



Robin Garceau - The Interior Designer: Before & After - Step 5 & Beyond…

This article is a continuation of Before & After!  Where Do You Begin? Now that your room is clean &… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors & Knowledge: Panzanella Salad

Tuscans make a salad called Panzanella, in which tomatoes, onions and basil, with a dressing of olive oil and wine vinegar,… Read More



ConAgra Foods Recalls P.F. Chang’s Frozen Chicken & Beef Products

The Rhode Island Department of Helth (RIDOH) is advising consumers that ConAgra Foods is recalling approximately 195,000… Read More



Organize + Energize: 5 Tips to Organize Your Messy Car

Are you embarrassed to have people sit in your car? Do your friends insist on driving because they don’t want to get… Read More



Herb Weiss: Revelations that Bring Together Heaven and Earth

Approaching their twilight years, aging baby boomers might occasionally think about their impending mortality, even… Read More



slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - July 19

Jenna 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.



The Cost of a Beer: Then and Now

Cracking open a cold one has always been a common symbol of friendship and relaxation. Some believe beer has… Read More



College Admissions: 5 Endless Summer Colleges

Here in New England, sunny days, sandy beaches and sea breezes tend to make us forget about the immense snowbanks of winter.


Public Notices

CIT OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting July 19

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, July 19 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held on the 3rd floor… Read More


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Claims Meeting July 19

The Committee on Claims will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, July 19 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the 3rd floor… Read More



slides: 21 Things You Must Eat and Drink in RI This Summer

Baked Stuffed Lobster at the Lobster Pot

Summer in Rhode Island is unmatched, and the eating and the drinking make it all the better. We have been on a quest across… Read More



Could Hearing Loss Be Contributing To Increased Hospital Stays?

Hearing loss isn't just a part of aging, but an important public health safety issue. This, according to Dr. Frank Lin in… Read More



The Cellar: Great BBQ Red & Something Unusual

If you are anything like me your BBQ is seeing a lot of use these days. And if red meat is your thing you’ll need to… Read More



Fit for Life: First, You’ve Got to Want it

A guy came up to me last week after a presentation I was doing and told me I really tell it like it is, no BS or sugar… Read More