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Curran, Bradley Claim 2015 CVS Charity Classic Title—Keegan Bradley and Jon Curran win CVS Charity…

U.S. Women’s Soccer Advances, World Cup Final Awaits—Behind late second-half heroics, the U.S. Women's Soccer…

Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia—The Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia

Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Keeping Your Name + Baby Shower Update—Newport Manners & Etiquette: Keeping Your Name +…

International Oktoberfest Moves To The Providence Waterfront—International Oktoberfest Moves To The Providence Waterfront

Applications for Planning Grant Funds Are Due July 3—Applications for Planning Grant Funds Are Due July…

NEW: Chris Christie Announces Presidential Run—Chris Christie Announces Presidential Run

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - June 30, 2015—Calling all animal lovers!

Moore: Legislature Recesses! Is Worst Yet To Come?—Moore: House Recesses! Is Worst Yet To Come?

Former MD. Governor Ehrlich to Talk Israel, Foreign Policy in Prov. June 30—Former MD. Governor Erlich to Talk Israel, Foreign…



Critics Raise Questions Over New 195 Tax Break Plan for Providence

Community leaders -- and real estate professionals -- were among those who raised questions about Providence's stake in… Read More



Providence Pension Watchdog Riley Releases Report, Calls for More Answers


Financial analyst and GoLocal MINDSETTER Michael Riley has released a report entitled "Providence Fraudulent Accounting and… Read More



NEW: Charlestown RI Resident to Plead Guilty to Stealing Gravestones

Charlestown resident Kevin Maynard has agreed to plead guilty in federal court to stealing granite gravestones and other… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER™ Tom Kenney: The Real Costs of Running a Fire Dept.

There’s been much discussion this past week regarding the governor’s request for the GA to enact tolling for… Read More



Giannini: Special Sessions Are Not Rare For General Assembly

The General Assembly recessed Thursday night after what the House Speaker and Senate President concurred was an impasse on… Read More



NEW: Former Patriot Spikes Pleads Guilty

Brandon Spikes

Former Patriot Brandon Spikes has pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of a car crash back in June and has been handed a fine,… Read More



Curran, Bradley Claim 2015 CVS Charity Classic Title

Brad Faxon

New England's own Keegan Bradley and Jon Curran have won the 17th CVS Charity Classic, posting a score of 21-under par… Read More



U.S. Women’s Soccer Advances, World Cup Final Awaits

The U.S. Women's Soccer team defeated the FIFA Number One-ranked team Germany 2-0 to advance to their fourth World Cup… Read More



Nguyen: Understanding the Logic of the Same-Sex Marriage Decision by SCOTUS

On June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that same-sex couples have a fundamental right to marry. This… Read More



video: GoLocalTV: Keegan Bradley, Jon Curran Win CVS Charity Classic

New England's own Keegan Bradley and Jon Curran have won the 17th CVS Charity Classic at Rhode Island Country Club with… Read More



Allegations of New Hazardous Waste Tied to Allens Ave Scrap Yard

A plaintiff in Allens Avenue legal proceedings has said they have found

A neighboring business to Sims Metals Management on Allens Avenue, who has both a pending lawsuit and a petition before the… Read More



20 Biggest Stories of June

The month of June has seen just about everything at the national level from a major change in civil rights, a horrific mass… Read More



Will South Kingstown High School Change Its Rebel Mascot?

Will South Kingstown High School Change Its Rebel Mascot?

As schools across the country with "Rebel" mascots are considering renaming them, based on the Confederate flag connotation… Read More



Horowitz: Marriage Equality Realized

Rob Horowitz

It is fitting that Friday’s landmark decision legalizing gay marriage in all 50 states was announced as we near the… Read More



NEW: CVS Charity Classic Sees Tie Atop Leaderboard After Round 1

Keegan Bradley

The team of Keegan Bradley and Jon Curran are tied for the lead at 11-under par with the team of Harris English and Lexi… Read More



Applications for Planning Grant Funds Are Due July 3

Planning grant submissions for applicants seeking Real Jobs Rhode Island funding are due at DLT on Friday, July 3.



NEW: Chris Christie Announces Presidential Run

Governor Chris Christie

Chris Christie has announced his candidacy for the 2016 presidential race.



video: Belisle’s Little League Speech Featured in Kellogg’s Commercial

Head coach Dave Belisle and the Cumberland American Little League team are featured on the newest Kellogg's Frosted… Read More



Ex - PC Friar, Henton, Signs Summer League Contract With Golden State

LaDontae Henton

Former PC Friars basketball star LaDonate Henton has signed a summer league contract with the NBA Champion Golden State… Read More



Just 9 Percent of RI Stimulus Funds Went to Roads, Bridges

The biggest political and policy issue this year is Governor Gina Raimondo's near billion program to fund road and bridge… Read More



Moore: Legislature Recesses! Is Worst Yet To Come?

GoLocalProv's Russ Moore believes RI caught a break when House adjourned.



Supreme Court Rules Against Obama’s Air Quality Regulations

The Supreme Court ruled against the Obama administrations air quality regulations on Monday morning.



Guest MINDSETTER™ David Norton: PawSox Owners Trying to Buy Support

Why are the PawSox owners buying support with a catered dinner at a Salvation Army food pantry in South Providence?



Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter 17

Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a gauntlet of scandals that exposed corruption and aroused public rage. Protesters… Read More



Former MD. Governor Ehrlich to Talk Israel, Foreign Policy in Prov. June 30

Robert Erhlich will be in Providence on Tuesday June 30.

Robert Ehrlich, former Governor of Maryland, will be speaking at the Providence Marriott on Tuesday June 30th. 



It’s All About Education: Why Summer Vacation Should Be Just That

Lauri Lee

Do you remember summer vacation when you were young? Take a moment to think about how you spent your time.



Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia

After nearly two months since the World Health Organization declared Liberia Ebola free, new cases of the virus have been… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Keeping Your Name + Baby Shower Update

What to do when you want to keep your maiden name? What is the drill on baby showers these days? Best questions this past… Read More



Organize + Energize: 7 Qualities Employers Look for in an Administrative Assistant

If you follow my column, you know that I often discuss how business owners can become more organized and the benefits of… Read More



International Oktoberfest Moves To The Providence Waterfront

International Oktoberfest will Offer seasonal brews and German cuisine.

The 23rd Annual International Oktoberfest is moving from Newport to Providence.



Hearthside House to Present 1904 World’s Fair Celebration on July 12th

Family at 1904 World Fair

Sunday, July 12th, the Hearthside House Museum in Lincoln will celebrate Rhode Island’s unique connections to the 1904… Read More



slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - June 30, 2015

Beauregard and others need a home.

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



Station Nightclub Fire Survivor Releases Self-Published Memoir

It’s been more than twelve years since the Station Nightclub fire in West Warwick, RI took the lives of 100 people in… Read More



Personal Tech for Women: 5 Things to Know About Female Leads in Video Gaming

This month, video  gamers got to binge on their favorite pastime at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the annual… Read More



College Admissions: Will You Get a Free SAT in October?

If you were one of the nearly half a million students who took the June SAT, you may take the October SAT for free.



Huestis: Saturn - The Original Lord of the Rings

Photo Credit to Skyscrapers member Steve Hubbard

If you have any rudimentary knowledge about astronomy, anytime someone mentions the planet Saturn the image that immediately… Read More



Concert Review: John Fogerty at Mohegan Sun

John Fogerty Rocks Mohegan Sun

1969 was an extraordinary year in American history, concluding a decade of enormous social and political upheaval. It was… Read More



Fit for Life: Tight Butt. Flat Belly. Great Legs.

“I want a tight butt.”  “Flatten my belly.” “I want nice defined legs.”  If… Read More



Federal Hill Features Alfa Romeo Night

Federal Hill was filled with Alfa Romeos on Thursday night Federal Hill Commerce Association hosted Alfamiglia… Read More



Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Oasis of Peace

anise hyssop

All urban garden labors are love manifest. We imagine, dream, nurture. Our theme is love and our vocabulary the garden.… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

Olivia Culpo Splits from Nick Jonas

Former Miss USA and Rhode Island native Olivia Culpo has split from Nick Jonas according to the DailyMail.



5 Live Music Musts - June 26, 2015

Nas Appears Tonight at Foxwoods

This week we stretch our coverage of the best area music beyond the Providence area and recommend some great shows in our own… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island This Weekend - June 26

My Fair Lady will be showing at Theatre By The Sea.

Kick off your weekend with a bang when you attend any of GoLocal's featured activities on Friday. 



10 Great Things To Do In Newport This Weekend - June 26

10 Great Things To Do In Newport This Weekend - June 26



Newport Historical Society Releases French Exhibit Schedule

Fraternité: The French in Newport will open on July 4 at the Colony House

In partnership with L’Hermione, a French tall ship that will visit Newport from July 8-10, the Newport Historical… Read More



The Cellar: Values from the Southern Hemisphere

This week I thought I would feature two wines that are available locally for under $20 from the Southern Hemisphere.



LEGO Store at Providence Place to Build 8 ft Model of The Incredible Hulk

The Incredible Hulk #92 by Bryan Hitch   Photo courtesy of Wikipedia

The LEGO Store at the Providence Place Mall will construct an eight foot tall model of the Incredible Hulk starting on… Read More



Newport Jazz Festival Celebrates 60 Years of Miles Davis

Miles Davis in 1955 by Tom Palumbo photo courtesy of Wikipedia

On August 1-2 during the Newport Jazz Festival presented by Natixis Global Asset Management, Grammy Award®-winning author… Read More



It’s All About Education: Divine Providence: Engaging Community

Lauri Lee

This month, GQ Magazine proclaimed Providence the “coolest city” in America.



Newport Manners & Etiquette: Dutch Treat Family Dinners + Wedding Updates

Organizing family and friends to chip in for a family Lobster Bake or simply taking the kids to a BBQ restaurant.


Beauty & Fashion

slides: The Angela Moore Fashion Show & Brunch Set for July 9

The Angela Moore Fashion Show and Champagne Brunch will be held at Rosecliff on Thursday, July 9 from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Manhatten Clam Chowder

The history of this dish is rather intriguing. It appears to be an adaptation of an Italian soup which was renamed… Read More



Newport County Attractions Will Offer Free Admission, Discounted Rates

The Attractions Council of Newport County has invited all Newport County residents and employees in the hospitality industry… Read More



Miriam Hospital Hands Out Hurvitz Quality Improvement Awards

Miriam Hospital has named this year’s Arthur and Joyce Hurvitz Quality Improvement Award winners.



Organize + Energize: Getting Organized is a Lifestyle Change. Are you ready?

I want you to approach getting organized like you would approach starting a new weight loss or exercise program. Most of you… Read More