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Warwick Mayor Avedisian to be Named Head of RIPTA on Weds, Will Resign City Post

Avedisian to be named head of RIPTA

GoLocal has learned that on Wednesday the Board of the RI Public Transit Authority is scheduled to vote on the appointment of… Read More

 

Politics

EXCLUSIVE: Poll Shows Elorza Vulnerable in Re-Election Bid for Providence Mayor

Mayor Jorge Elorza

A new poll conducted among likely Democratic Providence voters shows that despite only one announced opponent, Providence… Read More

 

News

Bay View Releases Statement on McSally’s Sexual Abuse Allegations

Martha McSally

Bay View has released a statement after Congresswoman Martha McSally told the Wall Street Journal that she was… Read More

 

News

Fung’s Campaign Town Chair Chippendale Calls Parkland High School Student a “Dummy”

State Representative Michael Chippendale who serves as the town chair for Cranston Mayor Allan Fung’s campaign for… Read More

 

Politics

Chafee Says He Is “Very Unlikely” to Run for Governor in 2018

Lincoln Chafee

Former Rhode Island Governor and United States Senator Lincoln Chafee said he is “very unlikely” to run… Read More

 

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NEW: Cranston Police Make Arrest Related to Armed Carjacking in Boston, Seize Firearms

Travone Green

A Providence man was arrested by Cranston Police in connection with an armed carjacking that took place in Boston.

 

Live Videos

Leading Architectural Writer Calls Fane Tower an Insult and “The Wrong Building”

Architectural writer Will Morgan

One of America's leading architectural writers, Will Morgan, calls NY developers Jason Fane's proposed tower on… Read More

 

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Guest MINDSETTER™ Oliveira: Sen. Sheehan’s False Assertions

Keith A. Oliveira

I read with some interest the Guest Mindsetter commentary of Senator James Sheehan regarding his legislation (2018-… Read More

 

Live Videos

Lunchbagg Performs in the Alex and Ani Lounge

Lunchbagg

Rhode Island's Lunchbagg is a "lyricist, producer, performer and visionary" and he performed The Alex and Ani Lounge on… Read More

 

Politics

Horowitz: Earth Day 2018 - Best & Worst of Times

Rob Horowitz

This past Sunday’s Earth Day calls to mind the famous beginning of Charles Dickens' classic French Revolution… Read More

 

Live Videos

Save the Bay’s Stone on Need for Clarification on Governor’s Appointments, on LIVE

Jonathan Stone

Save the Bay Executive Director Jonathan Stone appeared on GoLocal LIVE where he spoke to the need for clarification on… Read More

 

News

Opponents to 46-Story Fane Tower Turn Out Monday to Raise Awareness

Olin Thompson

Members of the Jewelry District Association turned out Monday morning to bring attention to their opposition to the proposed… Read More

 

Live Videos

Hassett Talks About Empowering Future Leaders in RI on Business Monday

Matt Hassett

Matt Hassett, a board member of FountainHead RI, joined GoLocal LIVE's Business Monday to discuss the organization's… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE Nutrition: Spring Cleaning with Shira Hirshberg

Shira Hirshberg

Shira Hirshberg, a registered and licensed Dietitian Nutritionist with All Food Nutrition, joined GoLocal News… Read More

 

Sports

Bruins Fall to Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 6, Game 7 Upcoming

Jake DeBrusk

The Boston Bruins fell to the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 in game six of their first-round playoff series on Monday… Read More

 

News

DEM Issues Coyote Warning

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is warning residents to stay away from coyotes.

 

Politics

Gov. Candidate Brown Runs as Progressive—Took Hundreds of Thousands from RI’s Wealthiest

Matt Brown, looking to run for Governor

When Matt Brown announced that is looking to run for Governor of Rhode Island against Gina Raimondo and the crowded field in… Read More

 

News

Former Warwick Attorney Mitchell Charged With Embezzling $1.2 Million from Clients

A former Warwick attorney has been charged with embezzling her $1.2 million from clients by the Rhode Island State Police.… Read More

 

Business

NEW: RI Gas Prices Rise 10 Cents From Last Week

Rhode Island gas prices have risen ten cents from last week, according to AAA Northeast.

 

News

Rep. Morgan Demands Kilmartin Release Google Funds for School Safety

Patricia Morgan

House Minority Leader Patricia Morgan is calling on the Rhode Island Office of the Attorney General Peter Kilmartin to… Read More

 

News

EDITORIAL: It is Time to Fire Deloitte

UHIP Hearing

Make no mistake about it — the UHIP healthcare infrastructure is a $500 million disaster. And, now it is moving towards… Read More

 

News

Whitcomb: Brainy Brown; Stoned with Second-Hand Smoke; Boston & D.C.  Most Likely Amazon HQ2 Winners

Robert Whitcomb, columnist

GoLocal columnist and former Providence Journal Editorial Page Editor Robert Whitcomb joins GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle… Read More

 

Business

Over 500 Expected to Attend Bryant’s 33rd World Trade Day

Ernie Almonte

Over 500 leading business, political, civic and trade leaders are set to attend Bryant University’s 33rd… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: CMS Releases HHS Notice of Benefit & Payment Parameters for 2019

CMS recently issued its final benefit and payment parameters rule for 2019.  The “payment notice,” as the… Read More

 

Sports

Celtics Comeback Falls Short, Lose to Bucks 104-102 in Game 4

Marcus Morris

he Boston Celtics rallied from a 20-point second half deficit before falling to the Milwaukee Bucks 104-102 on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 7 Ways to Reduce the Feeling of Being Overwhelmed

You’re disorganized and your life is chaotic. You find yourself stuck because you can’t get past the feelings of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - April 24, 2018

Daffodil and others are in need of loving homes

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

 

Health

Weiss: In 2050, Where Have All the Family Caregivers Gone?

The year 2030 marks an important demographic turning point in U.S. history according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2017… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Swan Point Cemetery Staff Teams With Prov Country Day School to Celebrate Earth Day

Horticulture and greenhouse staff at the Swan Point Cemetery in Providence teamed up with over a dozen high school students… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: McGuinn’s Rock History Visits The Greenwich Odeum

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Roger McGuinn brought a piece of music history to The Greenwich Odeum last Saturday. 

 
 
 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Stay Strong, Focused on Being Better at Everything

Throughout the week I find certain life experiences and takeaways to write about, because chances are, a lot of what I see,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport’s Brick Alley Pub Featured in SNL “Drag Brunch” Skit

The opening of a recent Saturday Night Live skit featured the front of the Brick Alley Pub in Newport -- for a "drag brunch"… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - April 20, 2018

Doreen Collins

There is plenty going on around the state of Rhode Island to keep you busy this weekend. From games to concerts and shows,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI Music Hall of Fame Announces Schedule of Events for 2018 Ceremony

RI Music Hall of Fame Inductees

The Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame’s 2018 induction ceremony is set to take place over a three-day span starting… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - April 20, 2018

Grayson Ty

There is plenty going on around Newport to keep you busy this weekend. From festivals to road races, there is something for… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Johnson & Wales Announces 2018 Commencement Speakers

Laura Freid

Johnson and Wales University has announced that their graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremonies will take place on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company to Host Annual Leadership Series

William Shakespeare

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company is set to present the annual Shakespeare and Leadership series focusing on gender and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Wednesday on GoLocal LIVE - The Taste and Mayor Allan Fung

Cranston Mayor Allan Fung on GoLocal LIVE

Wednesday on GoLocal LIVE — the 3:00 PM hour starts with The Taste hosted by Rick Simone and he looks at everything… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Pasteis de Nata Custards

There is an old Portugese saying that goes, "A bride who eats a pastry will never take off her ring." I tried this… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 10 Things You Can Get Rid of in Your Office

The thought of this task may overwhelm you, but if you break this process down, you can check this off of your to-do list in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Billy Gilman to Headline Special Olympics RI’s Opening Ceremony

Billy Gilman, on GoLocal LIVE

Rhode Island music star Billy Gilman will be headlining this year’s Special Olympics Rhode Island’s opening… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - April 17, 2018

Zoey and others are in need of loving homes

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

 

Health

Journey To Hope, Health & Healing Opens New Center on Aquidneck Island

Journey To Hope, Health and Healing

The Journey to Hope, Health, and Healing held a Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening for its new Middletown location.

 

Lifestyle

Two Leading RI African-American Artists Are Analyzed in a Talk and Pop-up Exhibit

Driving Home the Cows, 1881, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Stages of Freedom presents "Carve Paint: Nancy Elizabeth Prophet and Edward Bannister, Two Rhode Island Black Artists" on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Gallery Z’s ArtMobile Moby to Tour Festivals Across RI

Gallery Z’s ArtMobile, “Moby,”  is set to go back on the road during the month of May and June at… Read More

 

Lifestyle

New Play “Heresy” Set to Debut at Wilbury Theatre

A new play is set to debut at the Wilbury Theatre. The play, “Heresy,” is about American Jews and the Middle… Read More

 

Health

Weiss: House Fails to Pass GOP’s Balanced Budget Amendment

Following the recent passage of the $ 1.3 trillion omnibus government spending bill and the massive GOP tax cut bill that… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Balladeer Don McLean at The Greenwich Odeum

Don McLean

Balladeer Don McLean brought some easy listening to The Greenwich Odeum last Friday. 

 

Lifestyle

Providence’s School One Announces Annual Art Show

School One Art Show

School One in Providence is set to host their annual Student Art Show beginning with an opening reception on Thursday,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Follow The Right Path

In order to be successful at anything in life, you need to follow the right path to get you there. Along this path… Read More

 

Lifestyle

25 New England Spring Getaways for Under $150

This winter in New England is finally and Spring has arrived and it's time to celebrate Spring with an escape. … Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - April 13, 2018

Steve Martin and Martin Short at PPAC

There is plenty going on around the state of Rhode Island to keep you busy this weekend. From games, to concerts and shows,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - April 13, 2018

There is plenty going on around Newport to keep you busy this weekend. From festivals to road races, there is something for… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Tony Bennett Swoons PPAC

Legendary crooner Tony Bennett swooned a near capacity crowd at PPAC on Wednesday. 

 
 
 
 
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