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Regulate Rhode Island Questions Raimondo’s Plan to “Tax the Sick”—Regulate Rhode Island Questions Raimondo’s Plan to “Tax…

Chef Robert Sisca Named Executive Chef at ProvidenceG—Chef Robert Sisca Named Executive Chef at ProvidenceG

Pitino, Louisville Self-Impose 1 Year Post Season Ban—Pitino, Louisville Self-Impose 1 Year Post Season Ban

5 Live Music Musts - February 5, 2016—“5 Live” has something for everyone this week...

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Feb. 5—10 Great Things to do in RI This…

Friday Financial Five – February 5, 2016—Friday Financial Five – February 5, 2016

Finneran: As Iowa Fades, New Hampshire Rises—Finneran: As Iowa Fades, New Hampshire Rises

The Cellar: Next Stop - 2016 Boston Wine Expo—The Cellar: Next Stop - 2016 Boston Wine…

Prov. Public Schools Closed, Parking Ban Set to Begin at 2 a.m. on Friday—Prov. Public Schools Closed, Parking Ban Set to…

 
 
 
 

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RI Truckers in Talks With National Groups for Class Action Lawsuit

Photo: Flickr/SamButler

The head of the Rhode Island Trucking Association (RITA) said on Thursday that he has been in talks with the national… Read More

 

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Raimondo Urges Use of Caution for Evening Commute

Governor Gina Raimondo is urging Rhode Islanders to take caution as heavy, wet snow continues to fall across the state.

 

Politics

slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - Feb. 5

Russ Moore

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

 

News

Regulate Rhode Island Questions Raimondo’s Plan to “Tax the Sick”

Gina Raimondo

Regulate Rhode Island has issued statement questioning Governor Gina Raimondo's proposal to tax medical marijuana.… Read More

 

News

video: Head of School at Moses Brown Does it Again - to Adele’s “Hello” - School Cancelled

He is at it again. Last winter, Moses Brown Head of School Matt Glendinning took to YouTube for a special message to the… Read More

 

Sports

Pitino, Louisville Self-Impose 1 Year Post Season Ban

Rick Pitino, photo courtesy of Bradyjward/flickr

The Louisville Cardinals men's basketball team, coached by former PC Head Coach Rick Pitino, has self imposed a one year… Read More

 

Business

US Unemployment Rate Hits 8-Year Low

The US unemployment rate hit an 8-year low of 4.9% in January 2016. The economy added 151,000 jobs, a slowdown from the… Read More

 

Politics

Trump and Sanders – Leads are Narrowing

The fifth day of results from the UMass Lowell/7News tracking poll of 1,400 New Hampshire voters shows that Hillary Clinton… Read More

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – February 5, 2016

The Fed hike at end of 2015 was widely considered the starting point for interest rates to head in an upward trajectory but… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: As Iowa Fades, New Hampshire Rises

Iowa’s cornfields are dormant. They are heavily trampled too, by herds of candidates, volunteers, and reporters whose… Read More

 

Sports

Inside The Matchup: Celtics vs. Cavaliers

The Boston Celtics are on a roll, having won 7 of their last 8 games and surging up the Eastern Conference standings,… Read More

 

News

Bottles Thrown at Black Students by White Students at Providence College, According to Reports

Reports of a racially motivated assault of Providence College students have community members looking for answers.

Providence College and Providence Police are investigating reports that beer bottles were thrown at black students who say… Read More

 

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Prov. Public Schools Closed, Parking Ban Set to Begin at 2 a.m. on Friday

Providence Public Schools are closed and a parking ban is set to begin at 2 a.m. on Friday, February 5 due to winter storm… Read More

 

News

Final Details Released Regarding Buddy Cianci’s Visiting Hours & Funeral

Buddy Cianci, photo courtesy of Richard Mccaffrey

Former Mayor Vincent A. Cianci, Jr., will lie in repose outside of the Mayor’s Office on the second floor of Providence… Read More

 

News

John Ghiorse: Storm Update - Thursday, Feb. 4

Surprise, surprise! It looks like the groundhog was wrong again. Winter is not over (of course, we all knew that!) and,… Read More

 

News

NEW: Fundraiser for Barrington High School Graduate Battling Cancer This Monday

A fundraiser for BHS alum and former basketball standout Lesley DeMaio Duffy (left), who is battling lung cancer, will take place this Monday at the BHS girls basketball game.

A fundraiser for Barrington High School graduate Lesley DeMaio Duffy, who is battling lung cancer, will take place at the BHS… Read More

 

News

RIPEC Report Says Truck Toll Plan Raises Too Much Money, Mattiello Responds

Speaker Mattiello

The Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council (RIPEC) released on Wednesday its analysis of the RhodeWorks truck toll proposal… Read More

 

Business

video: Ernie Boch Jr. Explains His Support for Trump on CNN

 President, CEO and Spokesman of Boch Enterprises, Ernie Boch Jr., went on CNN on Thursday and explained that he… Read More

 

Business

Job Cuts Up 218% in January

Businesses announced more than 75,000 job cuts in January, an increase of 218% from the same month last year. Energy and… Read More

 

Politics

New Hampshire Tracking Poll Shows Trump & Sanders Have Firm Lead

Donald Trump

The third day of results from the UMass Lowell/7News tracking poll of 1,400 New Hampshire voters shows that both Donald Trump… Read More

 

Politics

Bishop: The Soft Under Belly of Rhodeworks - A Connector to Nowhere

Olneyville

The largely ignored and intellectually bankrupt core of the Rhodeworks plan was best illustrated the last time the Governor… Read More

 

News

Raimondo Proposes More Than Half Billion Dollars in Bonds in Budget Proposal

Governor Gina Raimondo has proposed over a half billion dollars in bonding in her nearly $9 billion dollar Rhode Island state… Read More

 

News

Photos of the Raimondo’s State of the State - 2016

Take a look at the sights of Governor Gina Raimondo's 2016 State of the State.

 

News

slides: Biggest Winners and Losers in Raimondo’s FY17 Budget Proposal

On Tuesday February 2, 2016, the Governor's office released its Fiscal Year 2017 budget proposal.    "For… Read More

 

Politics

Sen. Rand Paul Suspends Campaign

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced today that he will suspend his campaign, ending his run as a member of the crowded… Read More

 

Food

Chef Robert Sisca Named Executive Chef at ProvidenceG

Chef Robert Sisca

ProvidenceG has announced the hiring of award winning Boston chef, Robert Sisca as their Corporate Executive Chef.

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - February 5, 2016

Singer-Songwriter Dar Williams Plays the Greenwich Odeum Saturday

“5 Live” has something for everyone this week. From traditional Irish to modern rock and country, Saturday night… Read More

 

Health

The Hearing Heart - What You Need to Know

The room is quiet, and you notice you can hear your heart beating, or even pounding – in your ears. You sleep with the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Feb. 5

A very busy weekend of events in Rhode Island. The Ocean State Curling Club is hosting a free demonstration, the 7th Annual… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport is the 2nd Most Romantic City in the US

Rhode Island’s own Newport is the 2nd most romantic city in America according to OpenTable.

 

Food

The Cellar: Next Stop - 2016 Boston Wine Expo

Ming Tsai

What is widely considered to be America's largest consumer wine expo, as well as best wine tasting deal around, is taking… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

1st Annual Spring Festival Coming to Purple Cat Winery

The Purple Cat Winery will host the first annual Spring Festival  which will include live music, food trucks, face… Read More

 

Health

RI Receives Mixed Results in State of Tobacco Control Report

The American Lung Association has released its 14th annual "State of Tobacco Control" report that finds that Rhode Island had… Read More

 

Health

CVS Pharmacies Set to Open in Target Stores Across The Country

CVS has debuted its rebranding of Target Pharmacies in the United States.  CVS will rebrand 1,672 Target Pharmacies… Read More

 

Lifestyle

20 Top Rated Shows on Netflix

From humble beginnings in 1999, when people could subscribe to get movies delivered to their door, to an entertainment… Read More

 

Health

RI & Hasbro Children’s Hospital Experts Offer Tips to Avoid Scalding Injuries

Hasbro Children's Hospital

Dina Morrissey, M.D., research associate for the Injury Prevention Center at Hasbro Children's Hospital and David… Read More

 

Health

NEW: Women & Infants Researcher Uncovers New Genetic Links to Ovarian Cancer

Paul DiSilvestro, MD

Women & Infants Hospital announced that researcher Paul DiSilvestro, MD, head of research with the Program in Women's… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: The Texter—My Boyfriend the Media Addict

What to do about boyfriends who are Texters? Valentine's Day can be a day of heartlessness or wishes fulfilled according… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Veal Roasted With Fennel and Vin Santo

This succulent veal dish include an unusual wine Vin Santo, Tuscany’s celebrated dessert wine, lends its sweet, nutty… Read More

 

Food

25 Salads That Have More Calories Than a Big Mac

America is seeing a health revolution. Grocery stores are selling green juices instead of soda and many restaurant menus now… Read More

 

Health

CharterCARE Opens New Integrated Behavioral Health Center in Providence

CharterCARE Health Partners announced the opening of its new Integrated Behavioral Health Center. The Center is an outpatient… Read More

 

Food

2nd Annual Thomas Tew Rum Cocktail Contest Set For Feb.15th

The Newport Distilling Company will host its second annual Thomas Tew Rum Cocktail contest on Monday, February 15th at 9 p.m.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: How are You Dealing With Article Clutter?

Many people struggle with managing all of the paper that enters their lives. Today I want to focus on one aspect of the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - Feb. 2

Lover Boy 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.

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: What College Would Batman Have Gone To?

So what college would Bruce Wayne a.k.a. Batman have attended?

As seniors and their parents wait anxiously for college responses, a friend’s 5-year old asked me a perplexing question… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: See Who Is Supporting #DSTRONG from Around the World

Justin Bieber

Dorian Murray of Westerly, Rhode Island was diagnosed with stage four cancer at the age of four.  Now at the age of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

25 Winter Weather Tips

Is the winter weather beating you down? Growing frustrated with dealing with the heavy clothes, rain snow, ice and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: DES·TI·NY

destinē/noun 1. the events that will necessarily happen to a particular person or thing in the future; "she was unable… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Darkest Before the Dawn

Urban gardeners do not hibernate. Perhaps amaryllis blooms on your windowsill? Do African violets offer cheerful purple,… Read More

 

Health

Brown Med School Professor to Hold Lecture on Ebola at Salve Regina

Dr. Timothy Flanigan will talk about lessons he learned during the Ebola outbreak when he presents the Atwood Lecture at… Read More

 

Health

Beltone Raises Nearly $10,000 for Hasbro to Support Pediatric Audiology

Beltone New England across all of their 55 retail locations, hosted its "Hear for Children" campaign and raised $9,820 to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - January 29, 2016

Local Artists will Gather at Aurora Sunday to Sing the Songs of Tom Waits

This week, “5 Live” goes local with a preview of a few shows at some of our favorite “dive” bars. The… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Jan. 29

A jam packed weekend of events in Rhode Island is upon us. UK Balletboyz are in town straight from London to perform on… Read More

 

Food

Town & Country Names RI’s Most Romantic Restaurant

The upscale lifestyle magazine Town & Country has named the most romantic restaurant in each state in the U.S.

 

Lifestyle

video: RISD Creatures Invade Providence

Madonna (left) & Cigol (right) in Providence

If you were walking around Providence on Wednesday afternoon, you have have seen these two characters straight out of the… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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