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Guest MINDSETTER™ Stan Tran: Direct-to-Consumer Advertising Is Hurting All of Us—In Rhode Island, spending on healthcare is mandatory,…

John Rooke - Thinking Out Loud—JR's column on the sports stories and personalities…

Mollis Reminds Rhode Islanders of Upcoming Voter Registration Deadline—Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis has issued…

NEW: Smiley Calls for Elorza to Disavow Marrocco Endorsement, Money—NEW: Smiley Calls for Elorza to Disavow Marrocco…

The History of Disease Outbreaks in New England—The History of Disease Outbreaks in New England

GoLocal Goes 1-on-1 With Marrocco: He Slams Cianci and Solomon—GoLocal Goes 1-on-1 With Marrocco: He Slams Cianci…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not in RI Politics?—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s…

Center for Disease and Control has Released 2014 Breastfeeding Report Card—Rhode Island ranked #4 in the nation for…

Friday Financial Five – August 1st, 2014—Friday Financial Five – August 1st, 2014

LISTEN: Ebola Outbreak: How Prepared is Rhode Island?—Could Rhode Island handle an Ebola outbreak if…

 
 
 
 

Sports

John Rooke - Thinking Out Loud

Thinking out loud…while wondering how the other half lives.  You know, in places like Oakland?

 

News

Ebola Outbreak: How Prepared is Rhode Island?

Could Rhode Island handle an Ebola outbreak if one were to occur in the Ocean State's borders? 

 

Politics

Mollis Reminds Rhode Islanders of Upcoming Voter Registration Deadline

Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis

Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis has issued a statement reminding Rhode Islanders that they have until Sunday, August 10,… Read More

 

Politics

Cianci Names Cyd McKenna Campaign Manager

Harvard and MIT grad, Cyd McKenna

The Magic of Buddy Cianci seems to be back. The Buddy 3.0 campaign is going to be led by a Providence-native who is a MIT and… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: Smiley Calls for Elorza to Disavow Marrocco Endorsement, Money

Brett Smiley

Democratic mayoral candidate Brett Smiley is calling on primary opponent Jorge Elorza to return a $2,000 donation and… Read More

 

News

Are RI Hospitals Ready for an Ebola Outbreak?

While Ebola hasn’t made its way onto United States soil as of yet, nationwide concern is rising as to whether or not… Read More

 

News

slides: The History of Disease Outbreaks in New England

With the Ebola epidemic dominating international news, GoLocal takes a look at some of the biggest outbreaks of infectious… Read More

 

News

GoLocal Goes 1-on-1 With Marrocco: He Slams Cianci and Solomon

Marrocco (seated, right) at Wednesday's hearing

"I have a sick analogy," Gianfranco Marrocco said of former close friend and two-time Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy"… Read More

 

Politics

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

Hot This Week: Allan Fung

Dear readers, as a new chapter begins, this will be my final Side of the Rhode column. Thank you for your support, criticism,… Read More

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – August 1st, 2014

While the majority of reports attribute Thursday’s big losses to a reaction to Fed policy, not much has changed on that… Read More

 

News

LISTEN: Ebola Outbreak: How Prepared is Rhode Island?

Could Rhode Island handle an Ebola outbreak if one were to occur in the Ocean State's borders?

 

Sports

Elmwood Little League Softball: New England Champs, Regional Runners-Up

Elmwood Little League softball

The Elmwood Little League Sr. All-Star softball team won the New England pool and advanced all the way to the 2014 regional… Read More

 

News

INVESTIGATION: Convicted Sex Offender Lives Near Home for Battered Women

A home for battered women in Woonsocket is located just a few doors down the street from a convicted sex offender who… Read More

 

News

slides: Sojourner House Safety and Financial Issues - See the Breakdown

A shelter and home for abused women in Woonsocket are located near a number of sex offenders.

 

Politics

NEW: Mollis Questions McKee’s 38 Studios Connections

Ralph Mollis

Secretary of State Ralph Mollis has issued the following statement in response to Democratic candidate for Lieutenant… Read More

 

Health

Guest MINDSETTER™ Stan Tran: Direct-to-Consumer Advertising Is Hurting All of Us

In Rhode Island, spending on healthcare is mandatory, whereas spending in other sectors like education and infrastructure is… Read More

 

Health

slides: Center for Disease and Control has Released 2014 Breastfeeding Report Card

Rhode Island ranked #4 in the nation for best maternity practices in infant nutrition and care (mPINC), according to the 2014… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts—August 1, 2014

Wynton Marsalis

This week, “5 Live” takes a sharp turn in the Jazz direction as we preview the 60th anniversary “Newport… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Rhode Island Foundation to Offer $25,000 Grants to Composers

The What Cheer? Brigade

The Rhode Island Foundation will offer MacColl Johnson Fellowships to three-state based composers to devote a year to their… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Worcester Art Museum Announces Free Admission During August

To celebrate the last month of summer, the Worcester Art Museum is offering free general admission throughout the month of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Gregg Allman Coming to Newport Aug 10 – Talks to GoLocal

Gregg Allman

A true music legend, and one of the most famous “Brothers” in Rock and Roll history is coming to town. Next… Read More

 

Lifestyle

31st Annual Black Ships Festival Gala

From left to right, Mayor of Newport Harry Winthrop and Mrs. Winthrop, Brigadier General and Mrs. Charles E. Petrarca, Jr., Rear Admiral and Mrs. Gardner Howe, III, President and CEO of Toray Plastics (America), Inc. & Mrs. Michael Brandmeier, Honorary Gala Chairperson Senator M. Teresa Paiva Weed, and President of the Japan-America Society and Mrs. Spencer W. Viner.

The Japan-America Society and Black Ships Festival of Rhode Island hosted the Annual Black Ships Gala on Saturday, July 19th… Read More

 

Food

BankRI Launches Seven Week Food Drive

Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) will host a 7-week food drive in each of its 19 branches across the state to support local food… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: High Stakes Testing & Common Core Debate

Now more than ever, a high school diploma is critical to finding gainful employment, whether a student continues on to… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

slides: Angela Moore Fashion Show and Champagne Brunch Debuts at Rosecliff

Carolyn Van Petten

To celebrate the 375th anniversary of Newport, the Preservation Society of Newport County and designer Angela Moore partnered… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Beck Brings Down the House at PPAC

Rick Farrell of Mojo Photography in Riverside was at the Providence Performing Arts Center to see Beck and to give… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Muhammara Syrian Dip

Muhammara Syrian Dip

Muhammara is one of the most popular mezze dishes and one of the most distinct flavored.

 

Lifestyle

10 “Accurate” Rhode Island Stereotypes

movoto.com

Movoto Real Estate's blog team is at it again, this time making a list of "10 Rhode Island Stereotypes That Are… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes—July 29

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

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Organize Your Car in 5 Easy Steps

What do you have in your car right now? Are you embarrassed to have people sit in your car? Do you throw everything in the… Read More