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25 Ways to Give in RI this Holiday Season—The holidays are a time of giving -…

New England’s Booziest States—New England is known for it's love of…

URI upsets #21 Nebraska, Win 66-62 At The Ryan Center- 5 Takeaways—The Rams knock off #21 Nebraska in OT…

5 Takeaways from Brown’s 78-66 Loss to Indiana State—Leland King drops 25 points but it was…

Brown Throttles Columbia 41-7 In Season Finale—Bears dominate Lions from start to finish

Revolution-Red Bulls Prepare For Eastern Conference Finals—The Revolution and Red Bulls will kickoff the…

Festival Ballet’s The Nutcracker to Return for 37th Annual Performance—Festival Ballet will perform their 37th annual production…

What To Watch For: Patriots vs. Lions—The Patriots and Lions are two of the…

5 Takeaways From The Friars 80-54 Win Over Florida State—Friars roll Florida State 80-54. Improve to 4-0…

Downcity Presents Holiday Social Lineup—InDowncity, Cornish Associates and Aurora are teaming up…

 
 
 
 

Sports

URI upsets #21 Nebraska, Win 66-62 At The Ryan Center- 5 Takeaways

E.C. Matthews

The University of Rhode Island Rams (3-0) defeated #21 Nebraska 66-62 in overtime on Saturday night at The Ryan Center in… Read More

 

Sports

slides: 5 Takeaways from Brown’s 78-66 Loss to Indiana State

Leland King

Leland King had 25 points in the game but it wasn't enough as the (1-3) Brown men's basketball team fell on the road… Read More

 

News

Will Bill Cosby’s Upcoming PPAC Performance Cause Controversy?

Cosby slated to come to PPAC in June.

Comedian Bill Cosby, who has been subject to an increasing number of sexual assault allegations, is scheduled to perform in… Read More

 

News

slides: Top Ten JFK Assassination Conspiracy Theories

On November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. The man accused of JFK's murder was… Read More

 

Sports

Brown Throttles Columbia 41-7 In Season Finale

Senior RB Bobby Grebenc had a career day in his last game for Brown.

The Brown Bears dominated Columbia from start to finish to close out the season with a win.

 

Sports

Revolution-Red Bulls Prepare For Eastern Conference Finals

The Revolution and Red Bulls will kickoff the Eastern Conference Finals this Sunday in New York

 

Sports

What To Watch For: Patriots vs. Lions

The Patriots and Lions are two of the top teams in the NFL and will take the field against each other on Sunday. What are the… Read More

 

Sports

5 Takeaways From The Friars 80-54 Win Over Florida State

The Providence College Friars men's basketball team (4-0) defeated the (1-2) Florida State Seminoles 80-54 at Mohegan Sun… Read More

 

Sports

Rhode Island College Football Preview

All three local football teams are home for the final time this season, senior day's all around. The Bulldogs look to get… Read More

 

News

Providence City Council Members Question Dormitory Deal on 195 Land

The 195 Commission announced this week that the first purchase and sales agreement for the former highway land in Providence… Read More

 

Business

Projo’s Parent Company Buys Worcester Telegram and 35 Other Papers

The Providence Journal's parent company made another big newspaper buy. GateHouse Media's parent company who… Read More

 

Politics

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

Patrick Lynch, former AG

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

 

Business

Friday Financial Five: November 21 2014

Dan Forbes

Home buying fence-sitters may view this as the last opportunity to lock in a four percent mortgage. October saw home sales… Read More

 

News

Providence Bus Tunnel Flooded, Water Main Break

Late Thursday night, around 11 p.m. there was a water main break, causing the Providence Bus Tunnel to flood. RIPTA crews and… Read More

 

Business

Senator Raptakis Opposes National Grid Rate Hike

Sen. Raptakis

Senator Leonidas P. Raptakis is calling on the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) to reject a 23.6% rate… Read More

 

Business

Morse: Grow Smart Is Not Telling The Truth

In a November 20 GoLocalProv editorial (Grow Smart RI Defends RhodeMap RI) Grow Smart presents an argument that the US… Read More

 

Sports

slides: 5 Takeaways From The Friars 88-51 Win Over Navy

The Providence College Friars men's basketball team (3-0) defeated the (0-3) Navy Midshipmen 88-51 on Thursday… Read More

 

Sports

slides: 5 Takeaway’s from Bryant’s 72-63 Win over UNH

The Bryant Bulldogs men's basketball team (1-1) defeated the (1-2) University of New Hampshire Wildcats 72-63 on Thursday… Read More

 

Sports

Finneran: Gronk!

And what a football player. This guy is awesome. I’m hardly an NFL junkie---fall weekends are just too nice to waste… Read More

 

News

President Obama’s Speech on Immigration

Read President Obama's speech on immigration.

 

News

Providence to Lose Millions as 50+ College Properties Go Off Tax Rolls

The tax base in Providence is set to erode even more over the next 15 years as more than 50 properties purchased by local… Read More

 

News

slides: Providence Loses Millions More in Tax Revenue - See the Properties

See the university-owned properties that are coming off the tax rolls in the coming years and how much the Providence… Read More

 

Business

NEW: RI Unemployment Drops in October, but 28% Higher than National Average

The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training announced Thursday that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment… Read More

 

Business

slides: Moore News: Glamour Loves Metts, WJAR Re-Org, Black Journalists, Lauer and Globe Moving

The world of media is spinning in Rhode Island with a number of changes, recognitions and celebrities. Everything from a… Read More

 

Politics

Sheldon Whitehouse Sends Out Fundraising Request for Hillary Clinton

U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse is now fundraising for Hillary Clinton in her unannounced bid for the Presidency.  In a… Read More

 

Providence Rink Renamed The Alex and Ani Community Center

At 2 p.m. on November 20 Jayne Conway, CFO and COO of Alex and Ani, and by Mayor Angel Taveras announced that The Providence Rink will now be renamed the “Alex and Ani Community Center” in honor of sponsors Alex and Ani, LLC.

Lifestyle

slides: 25 Ways to Give in RI this Holiday Season

The holidays are a time of giving - so this year be sure to reach out to your local non-profit organization and lend your… Read More

 

Food

slides: New England’s Booziest States

New England is known for it's love of alcohol, as the oldest region in the country it is also the birthplace of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Festival Ballet’s The Nutcracker to Return for 37th Annual Performance

Photo: THOMAS NOLA-RION

Festival Ballet will perform their 37th annual production of The Nutcracker will return to Providence Performing Arts… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Downcity Presents Holiday Social Lineup

InDowncity, Cornish Associates and Aurora are teaming up to bring you their lineup of holiday events in Downcity with the… Read More

 

Health

Fit For Life: Don’t be a turkey…

Matt Espeut

It's Thanksgiving, but I am going to stick to my guns. I am making and bringing to my family a Brussels Sprout platter… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Wreaths Go Full Circle

Urban gardeners grow year round. We wax, wane, and shine. We are the sun, the moon, and stars. Despite the 24/7 urban spin… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - November 21, 2014

Award winning artist, producer and songwriter Daniel Lanois appears tonight at the Columbus Theatre in Providence

This week, we offer thanks to several top notch area venues that keep the music honest here in southern New England.

 

Lifestyle

Fresh Local Food for Thanksgiving in RI

Eat local food for Thanksgiving dinner this year.  Here are 10 great places to find fresh turkeys, in-season produce,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Thanksgiving Fêtes

Many thanks for all the Thanksgiving etiquette questions to Didi Lorillard at NewportManners.com this week. From… Read More

 

Lifestyle

The Achievement Gap: Income is More Important than Race

Parents who can afford it are spending more money than ever on their children’s education, further widening the… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Couscous and Lentil Soup

This Mediterranean soup is high in protein and fiber and very low in fat. A simple soup to make for the cold weather months,… Read More

 

Food

Beaujolais Nouveau Celebration at Pot au Feu

Pot au Feu will be hosting Beaujolais Nouveau: a three-part celebration of wine, food, and events starting November 19 - 20.… Read More

 

Food

B&G Foods Issues Allergy Alert, Recalls Taco Products

B&G Foods has announced that it is recalling certain Ortega Taco Seasoning Mix, Ortega Taco Sauce, Ortega Enchilada Sauce… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Simplify Your Home For the Holidays

Do you shift items from room to room instead of decluttering and organizing the room? You don’t feel like taking the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Mojo Photography: Singer Paul Anka Performs at the Vets

Paul Anka performed before a packed house at a beautifully renovated Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium in Providence on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

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

New England is the best region in the country, here are 25 reasons why.

 

Lifestyle

slides: Greatest Places in Providence to Watch Football

Need a new place to watch the game besides your friend's dingy "man-cave"?

 

Lifestyle

The Urban Gardener: Hunker Down, Look Ahead

Happy are urban gardeners. We adjust to shorter days. We watch more of Orion’s Belt than endless sunsets.

 

Health

Fit For Life: Work(out) Smarter…

Do you train to total exhaustion?  Are you starving yourself?  Wasting money on gimmicks?  This is most… Read More

 

Lifestyle

NEW: Alex and Ani Lands Naming Rights to The Providence Rink

Alex and Ani

Formerly known as the Fleet and Bank of America Skating Rink, Providence's top outdoor recreation spot has a new… Read More

 

Food

slides: Thanksgiving Day: Where to Dine Out in RI

Don't cook this Thanksgiving - check out our list of great local restaurants open for the holiday. In our countdown… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Guest MINDSETTER™ David Ellison: It is Time We End the Prohibition of Marijuana 

The time has come to end the prohibition on the sale and production of marijuana for adults in Rhode Island. This wasteful… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - November 14, 2014

Bob Dylan appears tomorrow night at PPAC

Rock, Jazz, Blues and Classical comprise your "Music Musts" this weekend. We’re on a first name basis with some… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Cranston Women’s Volunteer Organization Holds Membership Drive

The General Federation of Women's Club of Rhode Island will be holding a Meet and Greet Membership Drive in Cranston… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Great Ways for RI Moms to Stay Fit this Winter

As a busy mom in Rhode Island, it is difficult to balance a busy daily schedule while still finding the time to stay in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: URI Providence: Nine Degrees for the Working Adult

URI's Feinstein Campus in downtown Providence.

Whether you are a first-time student or returning to school, URI Providence offers a supportive environment and flexible… Read More

 

Health

Newport Hospital Adds Midwifery Services

Newport Hospital’s Noreen Stonor Drexel Birthing Center added midwifery services on November 10 with the new hire of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Will Charter Schools Fix Our Public School System?

Many people argue that charter schools are the answer to our underperforming public schools. In fact, most charter schools… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Air Kissing

With the holiday season sneaking up on us, questions to Didi Lorillard are trending toward how to behave in social… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Sardinian Flat Bread

Sardinian flat bread

Carta da musica, called pane carasau in the Sardinian language, is a staple of Sardinian shepherds, who rely on this flat,… Read More