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Care New England Faces More Changes - Already Cut Work Force from 8,500 to 6,500

Care New England’s (CNE) board recently voted to hire national reorganization firm Alvarez and Marsal (A&M).… Read More

 

News

Rhode Islanders React to Dr. Tad Being Forced to Surrender of Medical License

Dr. Tad - forced to surrender his medical license

The Rhode Island Department of Health recently issued a "voluntary surrender of license" for Dr. Tadeusz Sztykowski… Read More

 

Politics

Moore: Magaziner’s Back to Basics Strategy Paying Dividends

Seth Magaziner

Seth Magaziner's Pension Fund changes make sense, Russ Moore argues. 

 

Politics

Block Criticizes House GOP’s Budget Strategy — “Does Not Do this Effectively”

Ken Block, former GOP candidate for Governor

On Thursday night the State Budget passed the House overwhelmingly and along party lines 64 to 11.  By Friday morning,… Read More

 

News

Wired: 2011 Part 1, A Book by Paul Caranci

Peter Neronha

Each week, GoLocalProv will publish a chapter of the book Wired: The Shocking True Story of Political Corruption and the… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: More Competition = More Benefits According to SHRM Study

In SHRM’s annual survey of US employers about employee benefits, over two-thirds of organizations cited… Read More

 

Sports

PC Basketball Gets Commitment From Top-50 Recruit AJ Reeves

AJ Reeves commits to PC PHOTO: Twitter

Providence College basketball received a verbal commitment from top-50 recruit AJ Reeves for the recruiting class of… Read More

 

News

Robert Whitcomb: No Smoking Downtown; Dems at Sea; Blasting Offshore

Robert Whitcomb

Robert Whitcomb's weekly examination of everything that is important. Only Whitcomb offers such a collection of insights… Read More

 

News

WPRO and WPRI’s Dr. Tad Forced to Surrender Medical License by RI Dept. of Health

WPRO's healthcare expert  -- and regular on WPRI's The Rhode Show -- has been forced to surrender his medical… Read More

 

Politics

Sunday Political Brunch: A Political Potluck – June 25, 2017

Mark Curtis

A lot of disjointed and seemingly unrelated things happened in the world of politics this past week. It’s a hodgepodge… Read More

 

Politics

Donkey Brawl: Rhode Island Democrats Fire Charges and Counter Charges at Each Other

Dem v. Dem: RI Progressive Dems blasted the budget. Bill Lynch blasted the Progressives. And the Progressives fired back.

The schism between the Progressives in the Rhode Island Democratic Party and the more traditional old-school war horses… Read More

 

Live Videos

EcoRI’s Carini on Impact of Budget “Scoops” on Environment, Invenergy Setbacks, and More

Frank Carini, EcoRI News

EcoRI's Frank Carini spoke with GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle about Rhode Island state budget money being taken from… Read More

 

Live Videos

Russ Moore on GoLocal LIVE Talking “Who’s Hot and Who’s Not”

Russ Moore

Russ Moore joins GoLocal LIVE and discusses "Who's Hot and Who's Not" with GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle.

 

Sports

California’s Morikawa Wins 56th Northeast Amateur Championship

Colin Morikawa PHOTO: Northeast Amateur

California's Colin Morikawa shot a final round 1-over part 70 to win the 56th Northeast Amateur… Read More

 

Sports

Red Sox Rally Falls Short, Lose 6-3 to Angels

John Farrell

The Boston Red Sox lost for only the third time in their last 13 home games, falling to the Los Angeles 6-3 on… Read More

 

Live Videos

Providence Foundation’s Wood: A Healthy Downtown Belongs to Everybody

Cliff Wood

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Paralyzed to Ironman - RI’s Theroux Talks New Book “Fillet To Finish”

Trent Theroux

Rhode Island native Trent Theroux was run over by a motorboat while kayaking at night in Narragansett Bay in 2002.

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Creating a Customer Experience Is Key To Luca & Danni Success

Fred Magnanimi

Fred Magnanimi, CEO of Rhode Island-based jewelry company Luca & Danni, says the key to the company’s success… Read More

 

News

Dead Humpback Whale Removed From Rocks Off Beavertail State Park

PHOTO: RIDEM

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management removed a dead humpback whale from the rocks off Beavertail State… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Progress Continues On East Greenwich Animal Protection League’s New Building

East Greenwich Animal Protection League(EGAPL), says they expect to be operational with their dog kennels within three months

Tammy Flanagan, Executive Director of the East Greenwich Animal Protection League (EGAPL), says they expect to be… Read More

 

Sports

Bruins Select Finnish Defenseman Vaakanainen With 18th Pick in NHL Draft

Urho Vaakanainen PHOTO: Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins selected defenseman Urho Vaakanainen from Finland with the 18th overall pick in Friday… Read More

 

Sports

Revolution Fall 2-0 to First Place Toronto

Jay Heaps

The New England Revolution fell 2-0 to first place Toronto FC on Friday night in Toronto. 

 

Sports

Former Brown Basketball Star Spieth to Play for Dallas in NBA Summer League

Steven Spieth to play with Mavericks in NBA Summer League

Former Brown University basketball star Steven Spieth will be playing for the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA’s… Read More

 

Sports

Red Sox Retire Ortiz’s #34, Beat Angels 9-4

David Ortiz wipes tears during number retirement PHOTO: Red sox

The Boston Red Sox retired David Ortiz’s number 34 before cruising to a 9-4 win over the Los Angeles Angels… Read More

 

News

ABC6’s Caught in Providence: Alias

A woman is in court after she received a ticket, under someone else’s name. 

 

Lifestyle

RIDE Commissioner, Goatscaping, & a Hurricane Expert on Monday’s GoLocal LIVE

Dr. Ken Wagner

The Commissioner of the Rhode Island Department of Education Dr. Ken Wagner joins Molly O’Brien in the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Federal Hill’s Gallery Z to Host Local Artists Exhibit in July

Gallery Z to host local artists show

Gallery Z on Federal Hill is set to open a new exhibit featuring local artists. 

 

Health

Weiss: Senate Health Bill Vote Expected Next Week, Dems Call Bill “Meaner” Than House Version

The long-awaited Senate health bill text crafted by a group of 13 GOP senators (all male) appointed by Senate Majority Leader… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: High School Classes Colleges Look For

Your state's graduation requirements and what colleges value in a high schooler's courseload may vary in important ways. Make sure you understand what colleges want to see. Hint: art classes are good.

Summer is the time when most students find out if they will be able to take the courses that they requested for next… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 20 Free (or Almost Free) Things to do in New England This Summer

With Summer officially here, it is time to get out an explore, but everything seemingly cost money, especially everything… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Time for Some Old-School Values…

I hate to stereotype any group of individuals but there is a generation out there that’s missing some major components… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Midsummer’s Eve, Festivus

PHOTO: Leonard Moorehead

No one is immune. Full Moon, planets and Sun align the Northern Hemisphere towards true North. Our cities ignore many natural… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - June 23, 2017

Johnny Gates is performing at The Met

The summer is officially here and there are plenty of ways to get out and celebrate in Rhode Island this weekend. Events for… Read More

 

Lifestyle

The Power of Digital Data and Near Death Inspiration on Friday’s GoLocal LIVE

Fred Magnanimi

Fashion and digital data. How is one of Rhode Island’s fastest growing companies able to reach their audience and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - June 23, 2017

The first official weekend of Summer in Newport, and it is a busy one with great events for all ages.  

 

Lifestyle

Beacon Charter Senior Keaton Bergeron to Play Carnegie Hall on Friday

Carnegie Hall

Beacon Charter School senior Keaton Bergeron, as part of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Symphony, will… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting June 27

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, June 27 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the City… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Kiel James Patrick, RI Sea Grant, & Summer Style with Blueprint 5 on Thursday’s LIVE

Sarah Vickers, Kiel James Patrick, and Bennie

With a following of over 500,000 on Instagram, Kiel James Patrick has built a social media following documenting… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI DEM Announces the Start of Mosquito Testing Across the State

RI DEM announces first batch of mosquito testing

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announced the first batch of mosquitoes trapped and tested this… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Public Works Meeting June 26

The Committee on Public Works will hold a regular meeting on Monday, June 26 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI Food Bank Launches Summer Food Drive

RI Food Bank launches summer food drive

The Rhode Island Community Food Bank launched the 2017 Summer Food Drive to address the need for food assistance… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Board of Contract and Supply Meeting June 26

The Board of Contract and Supply will hold a regular meeting on Monday, June 26 at 2 p.m. The meeting will be held in the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: HBO’s Game of Thrones Releases Trailer for Season 7

Game of Thrones releases trailer for season 7

HBO’s Game of Thrones has released a new trailer for the seventh season of the series. 

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Mens Short-Shorts, Unrequited Love & Wedding Invitation Etiquette

New trends in the wedding etiquette RSVP stir up the pot, unrequited love, and how short or long should mens short-shorts be?… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Lamb Chops Orange Marmalade

Stir marmalade in small skillet over medium heat until marmalade melts. Strain into small bowl, discarding solids.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Preview Tuesday’s GoLocal LIVE: Musicians Take Over in the First Hour, Including Johnny Gates

Johnny Gates will perform on GoLocal LIVE.

Rhode Island’s Johnny Gates performs live in the Navigant Credit Union Broadcast Center Tuesday on GoLocal… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 6 Reasons You Can’t Get Rid of Your Paper Clutter

The majority of people that are disorganized have issues with paper management. You have paper scattered in every room.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - June 20, 2017

Leo 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.

 

Lifestyle

New England Pride TV Starring Dale LePage, Season 2 Episode 4

Dale LePage

Dale LePage has launched season 2 episode 4 of his show "New England Pride TV."

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting June 22

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, June 22 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More

 

Lifestyle

MASSive Comic Con Cosplayers to Visit That’s Entertainment in Worcester

Wonder woman cosplayer to be at That's Entertainment

MASSive Comic Con cosplayers will be at That’s Entertainment comic store in Worcester to preview the… Read More

 

Health

Weiss: AARP Scorecard - Taking a Closer Look at Ri’s Long-Term Services & Support to Older Adults

With America’s baby boomers beginning to turn age 80 in 2026, days ago the Washington, DC-based AARP released… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Joan Osborne Brings Dylan to The Greenwich Odeum!

Joan Osborne

Joan Osborne brought some of her own renditions of some Bob Dylan classics last Friday to the Greenwich Odeum.

 

Lifestyle

slides: 20 Fun Things to do With Dad on Father’s Day Weekend in New England

Father's Day at Mystic Aquarium

It is Father's day weekend and while you may have your cool gifts all lined up and ready to go, you still need something… Read More

 
 
 
 
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