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Why are Rhode Islanders Unhappy?

According to the recent SocialSphere poll, Rhode Islanders believe the state is on the wrong track, and they don’t believe their family’s finances have improved under Governor Gina Raimondo,

The Rhode Island unemployment rate is low, and the stock market is hot. If the economy is purportedly on the upswing, why… Read More



ELECTION 2018: Who Is In, Who Is Jumping In, and Who Are We Waiting For

Top left clockwise: Siedle, Neronha, Fung, Chafee

Some of the key players have already formally announced that they are running for political office in 2018, others are… Read More



Community Activist Norton Running for General Assembly Again in 2018

David Norton, on GoLocal LIVE.

Community organizer David Norton -- who has helped lead the fight against the Pawtucket Red Sox moving to a new stadium with… Read More



Robert Whitcomb: Memorial’s Inevitable Closing; Wexford Will Work; Poor Pay Taxes

Bob Whitcomb

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



RI Ranked Among Most Energy Efficient States in U.S.

Rhode Island is the fourth most auto energy efficient state in the U.S. and overall the 6th most energy efficient state in… Read More



Providence Woman Charged With DUI Following Crash on I-95 Sunday Morning

Yiranis Liz PHOTO: RI State Police

A Providence woman was arrested for driving under the influence following a crash that critically injured a Massachusetts… Read More


Live Videos

PC’s Holway Talks “Adderall Boy” Acclaim on GoLocal LIVE

Conor Holway

Providence College senior Conor Holway joined GoLocal LIVE News Editor Kate Nagle to talk about the release of his… Read More



GoLocal Benchmark Poll - See All the Numbers

John Della Volpe, Harvard in partnership with John Della Volpe and his firm Socialsphere released a comprehensive benchmark poll which… Read More



Smart Benefits: ACA Numbers to Know for 2018

If you’re an Applicable Large Employer (ALE), keep the following numbers in mind before finalizing plan design and… Read More



video: Patriots Defense Shuts Down Falcons, Cruise to 23-7 Win in Super Bowl Rematch

Patriots defense shuts down Falcons

The New England Patriots defense shut out the Atlanta Falcons for just over three and a half quarters and the… Read More



EDITORIAL: Why We Hired One of America’s Most Respected Pollsters

For about ten years, Rhode Island voters have been without reliable, independent polling. Since Darrell West left Brown… Read More



2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race Kicks Off in Spain, Comes to Newport May 8

The Volvo Ocean Race is underway

The 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race kicked off on Sunday morning in Alicante, Spain.



Rowe’s Stoppage Time Goal Lifts Revs Over Impact 3-2

Kelyn Rowe

In their final game of the season, the New England Revolution earned their first road win of the season, beating… Read More



Ten Surprises from RI Benchmark Political Poll

There were a number of surprises in the recently released poll conducted by Harvard's John Della Volpe in partnership… Read More



Red Sox Name Alex Cora 47th Manager in Team History

Alex Cora

The Boston Red Sox have named Alex Cora the 47th manager in team history. Cora and the Red Sox agreed to a three-year deal… Read More



Sunday Political Brunch—October 22 - Could There be a “Trump Effect” in 2018?

We are just over a year away from the 2018 midterm Congressional elections. While Republicans hold a big lead in the House… Read More



GoLocal Benchmark Poll: RIers Overwhelmingly Oppose Public Funding for the PawSox Stadium

(L) Larry Lucchino, Pawtucket Red Sox and Mayor Don Grebien, Pawtucket (R)

Over the past two years the PawSox have proposed more than a half dozen different deals for taxpayers to fund a portion of… Read More



Fecteau: Disrespecting Our Fallen Heroes

President Donald Trump has shown he is so callous and disgraceful that he will sink to any level. Nonetheless, even I thought… Read More



ABC6’s “In the Arena” - Paolino Goes 1-On-1 with PawSox Consultant Rosentraub

Providence developer Joe Paolino

Dr. Mark Rosentraub, a nationally-renowned professor of sports management, joined ABC6's "In the Arena" moderator Joe… Read More



slides: What to Watch For: Falcons vs Patriots

Patriots host Falcons in Super Bowl rematch PHOTO: Flickr

The New England Patriots (4-2) will host the (3-2) Atlanta Falcons in a rematch of Super Bowl 51 on Sunday… Read More



video: Brown Offense Struggles, Bears Fall 34-7 to Cornell

Brown falls to Cornell 34-7

The Brown Bears football team was shut out for three quarters and fell 34-7 to Cornell on Saturday.



video: URI Football Falls in Heartbreaker to #14 Elon 35-34

URI loses 35-34 heartbreaker

The University of Rhode Island football team dropped a 35-34 heartbreaker to #14 Elon on Saturday in Kingston.



Bryant Football’s Rally Falls Short, Lose 31-14 to Central Connecticut

Bryant falls to CCSU 31-14

The Bryant Bulldogs second-half rally fell short on Saturday as they lost 31-14 to Central Connecticut.



Raimondo’s Polling Numbers in RI Are Second Lowest Only to Trump’s

Raimondo's numbers fall - she ranks second lowest to Trump

Polling numbers show that Governor Gina Raimondo’s numbers are the second lowest of the federal, state and local… Read More



RI Coalition for Israel Praises Trump for Decertifying Iran Deal

The Rhode Island Coalition for Israel is praising President Donald Trump for his decision to decertify the Iran Deal. The… Read More



Rhode Island Composer Eric Nathan and Business Monday on LIVE

Eric Nathan, Composer PHOTO: LinkedIn

Rhode Island composer Eric Nathan joins LIVE in the Navigant Credit Union Broadcast center on Monday to talk about his… Read More



PawSox to Host Annual Open House & BallYard Sale at McCoy Stadium

The Pawtucket Red Sox will host their second annual Open House and BallYard Sale at McCoy Stadium where fans can… Read More



slides: Osborne & Greene Jam The Greenwich Odeum

The singer-songwriter duo of Anders Osborne and Jackie Greene rocked The Greenwich Odeum on Friday night.



College Admissions: 5 Most Haunted College Campuses

Ghosts at Gettysburg and other college hauntings

Isn't it hard enough to study without a ghost interrupting your concentration? In honor of Halloween, consider these… Read More



slides: 25 Ways to Get Into the Halloween Spirit in New England


The spookiest time of the year is here.  Halloween night is right around the corner and it is time to get right into… Read More



Fit For Life: You are Capable of More Than You Know…

At my weekly sales workshop yesterday, our sales coach started talking about the characters in the movie, The Wizard of Oz,… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - October 20, 2017

Bill Nye

A busy October weekend in Rhode Island with events across the state for all ages. 



Friday’s LIVE: RI Doctor Janice Santos on Helping Puerto Rico’s Medical Crisis

Dr. Janice Santos

It’s been four weeks since a Category 4 hurricane devastated Puerto Rico. Dr. Janice Santos, an assistant professor of… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - October 20, 2017

A busy mid-October weekend in Newport featuring events for all ages.  



PC’s Prof.Brooks Discusses Sexual Harassment on Thursday’s LIVE and More

Abigail Brooks

After a Rhode Island Representative made allegations of sexual harassment at the State House and women across the country… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette: Happy Doable Prenups, How to Toast & How to Dunk + Opioid Crisis

Debating the importance of the wedding prenup agreement, how to toast like a Frenchman, why not to dunk like an Englishwoman… Read More



Wednesday’s LIVE- RI’s Director of Veterans Affairs Kasim Yarn & The Taste

Kasim Yarn

Navy Lieutenant Commander Kasim Yarn was named Rhode Island's first Director of Veterans Affairs by Governor… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Balsamic Glazed Salmon

Straight forward recipe, usually done outdoors, but equally nice baked. Make the glaze by using a great quality balsamic as… Read More



Organize + Energize: Organizing Your Daily To-Do List

How do you organize all of the errands you have to tackle on a weekly basis? Are you using a daily to-list or a weekly one?



slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - October 17, 2017

Jaida 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.



slides: Corea/Gadd Bring Jazz Fusion to The VETS

Maestros Chick Corea and Steve Gadd brought their smooth mix of jazz fusion to The VETS on Sunday. 



College Admissions: 5 Reasons to Attend College in Canada

With many U.S. universities exceeding $50,000 per year (and some $60,000+), families are searching for viable alternative to… Read More



Gallery Z to Host Opening Reception for Glass & Color Field Abstracts Exhibit

Monte Becker

Gallery Z on Federal Hill will host an opening reception for their Glass and Color Field Abstracts exhibit. The… Read More



slides: Weinberg’s Jukebox Entertains The Greenwich Odeum

Max Weinberg and his crack band performed before a near capacity crowd at The Greenwich Odeum on Friday. 



Fit For Life: It’s All About You – & It’s Endless What You Can Accomplish

On my way home from another Fit Body Boot Camp Mastermind meeting, and once again have some clarity as to what needs to be… Read More



slides: The 20 Best Corn Mazes and Haunted Houses in New England

Two of the major fall activities in New England around this time involve walking into a haunted house just to be terrified,… Read More



Best Foodie Cities in the U.S. - See Where Providence Ranks

Best Foodie Cities in the U.S. - See Where Providence Ranks

Providence is ranked as one of the most expensive cities for foodies in the U.S., contributing to its middle of the pack… Read More



Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Mums the Word

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

Like pastry shops, I stop. Everyone admires chrysanthemums mounded at virtually every market entrance. The colorful array is… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - October 13, 2017

Chick Corea

A busy mid-October weekend in Rhode Island with events across the state for all ages. 



slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - October 13, 2017

A busy mid-October weekend in Newport featuring events for all ages.  


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting Oct. 17

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, October 17 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More


Public Notices


The City Council will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, October 19. The meeting will be held in the City Council Chamber on… Read More


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Retirement Board of Empoyees Retirement System Meeting Oct. 18

The Retirement Board of Employees Retirement System will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, October 18.  The meeting… Read More


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Hearing Oct. 17

The Committee on Finance will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 17 at 5 p.m. The hearing will be held on the third… Read More



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