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Whitcomb: Memorial Day Ambiguity; Sports-Betting Sprawl; Trump Attacks GOP-Dominated FBI

Robert Whitcomb

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



R.W. Alley: Rhode Island’s NO energy Policy

R.W. Alley, the award-winning illustrator of Paddington Bear offers his GoLocal weekly political cartoon.



Stormy Daniels Coming to Providence in June

Stormy Daniels is coming to Providence.

Adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, who said she was threatened and paid to keep quiet about an alleged affair with Donald… Read More



Where’s the “Blue Wave?” – Sunday Political Brunch May 27, 2018

For the third straight week, we had four Tuesday state primaries across the nation. Are we seeing any trends yet? Voters went… Read More



Cranston Overtakes Warwick - Now the Second Largest City in RI

Cranston now #2 largest city in RI after Providence

Cranston has surpassed Warwick as Rhode Island’s second-largest city in Rhode Island, according to new data released by… Read More



Revolution Play to 3-3 Draw With Vancouver

The New England Revolution earned a point on Saturday, playing to a 3-3 draw with the Vancouver Whitecaps at BC… Read More



UHIP’s Federal Special Master Expects Upgrades to Be Implemented By Late June

Deming Sherman special master

Federally appointed special master Deming Sherman believes that the corrections to UHIP’s technology and program… Read More


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Navy Veteran Vella-Wilkinson on Remembering the Importance of Memorial Day on LIVE

Rep. Camille Vella Wilkinson

Rhode Island State Representative Camille Vella-Wilkinson, a retired Naval officer, joined GoLocal LIVE at the Rhode Island… Read More


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Opting-In - Not Opting-Out - of Proposed Statewide Health Database Should be Goal, Says Gardiner

Aimee Gardner

Aimee Gardiner, who spearheaded the “RI Against Mandated HPV Vaccine” effort, joined GoLocal News Editor Kate… Read More



Celtics Fall to Cleveland 109-99 in Game 6, Game 7 Set for Sunday in Boston

Brad Stevens will lead the Celtics into a game seven on Sunday night

The Boston Celtics Eastern Conference Finals series against the Cleveland Cavaliers is going to a game seven.



RI Center for Freedom & Prosperity Establishes Crowdfunding Drive for PC Grad Smalanskas

Michael Smalanskas on GoLocal LIVE

The Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity has established a crowdfunding drive to raise money… Read More



Trillo Supports NFL’s Decision Requiring Players to Stand for National Anthem

Joe Trillo supports NFL's decision on National Anthem

Independent gubernatorial candidate Joe Trillo is supporting the National Football League’s decision to require players… Read More



East Greenwich Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking Near NK Public Housing Complex

An East Greenwich man has pleaded guilty to trafficking a mixture of fentanyl and cocaine in and around a North Kingstown… Read More



Red Flag Bill, Bump Stocks & More: This Week at the State House

The red flag bill and the ban on bump stocks passes the Senate, as well as, the sex offender registration and… Read More



Caught in Providence: Too Many Parties

Pro tip from all of us at Caught in Providence this Memorial Day Weekend: If the cops have to break down the door, it's… Read More



Developer Brady Sullivan Admits to 21 Fire Code Violations at Coventry Mill Lofts

Issued 21-violations against Brady Sullivan after a weeklong inspection

On Thursday afternoon, Brady Sullivan’s spokesperson told GoLocal that the controversial developer would not dispute… Read More



Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not? - May 25, 2018

Every Friday, GoLocalProv breaks down who is rising and who is falling in Rhode Island politics, business, and sports.


Live Videos

Lainey Dionne Performs at The Alex and Ani Lounge

Lainey Dionne performs at the Alex and Ani Lounge

Lainey Dionne hit The Alex and Ani Lounge and made a big impact performing three original pieces. She is Providence-based… Read More


Live Videos

Speed Camera Bill Passes House—Bill Sponsor Craven Discusses on LIVE

Bob Craven

Representative Bob Craven joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on GoLocal LIVE at the Rhode Island State House where he… Read More



EXCLUSIVE: RI Fire Marshal Slaps Brady Sullivan with 21 Code Violations

21 violations cited

GoLocal has secured a copy of a 41-page report issued on Thursday outlining 21 separate violations at the controversial… Read More


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“Double-Standard” for Conservatives, Progressives on Campus, Says PC Grad Smalanskas

Michael Smalanskas

Recent Providence College graduate Michael Smalanskas appeared on GoLocal LIVE, where he spoke to the series of events that… Read More



G Media Studios Adds Blockchain Advisory Company Alchemist Group as Client

Megan Decker and G Media add Alchemist Group LLC as client

G Media Studios announced that it has become the Agency of Record for the blockchain advisory Alchemist Group LLC.


Live Videos

How to Prevent Foodborne Illness During Summer Season - RI Dept. of Health on LIVE

Dr. Ernie Julian

Dr. Ernie Julian, the Chief of the Rhode Island Department of Health's Center for Food Protection, joined GoLocal News… Read More


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RI Needs Dedicated Funding For Afterschool Programs Under Trump, Says United Way’s Escobar on LIVE

Travis Escobar

Travis Escobar with the United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI) spoke to what he says is the need for Rhode Island to examine ways… Read More



Bishop: The Neo-Santelli Question - Do You Want to Pay for Your Neighbor’s Solar Cells?

Rick Santelli famously catalyzed the self-assembly of the tea party with his impromptu exhortation on the floor of the… Read More



Jeffrey Osborne Releases 1st R&B Album in 13 Years

Jeffrey Osborne

Rhode Island’s Jeffrey Osborne has released his first R&B album of original songs in about 13 years. The album,… Read More



AS220 Announces Return of Foo Fest to Providence This Summer

Pere Ubu

AS220’s annual summer block party, Foo Fest, is returning to Providence. The celebration will take place on… Read More



Fit For Life: Make Life Happen For You

I listened to a few podcasts this week, and although that’s nothing new, a couple of them delivered the same message in… Read More



15 Memorial Day Weekend Getaways in New England

The long-awaited Memorial Day Weekend has arrived, meaning there is plenty of time for day and weekend trips.



Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Classic Geraniums

Mrs. Florence Friend kept potted geraniums on the wide windowsills in Rm. 204 of Wickford Junior High School. Their bright… Read More



20 Restaurants, Galleries & Stores to Take Part in Annual Federal Hill Stroll

Federal Hill Stroll set for June 5

Twenty restaurants, stores, and galleries are set to take part in the 19th annual Federal Hill Stroll.  The stroll… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Frico With Asparagus, Shrimp, Quail Eggs

This simple recipe from Friuli Venezia Giulia is a delicious example of cucina povera, a humble cuisine that… Read More



RI Medical Professionals Send Letter to Senate Urging Them to Reject Drug Homicide Bill

More than a dozen medical professionals and organizations in Rhode Island are urging the Senate to reject legislation… Read More



Organize + Energize: 7 Tips for Organizing Your Linen Closet

A linen closet can be home to a variety of mixed category items. We store anything from sheets, makeup, manicure items,… Read More



10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - May 22, 2018

Chloe 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.



United Way Honors Hatfields With Tocqueville Society Award

Susan and William Hatfield

The United Way of Rhode Island honored Susan and William Hatfield with the Tocqueville Society Award in recognition… Read More



Weiss: Keynote Address - Fine Calls for Community Health Stations in Every RI Community

Dr. Michael Fine

Last week, the Rhode Island Minority Elder Task Force (RIMETF) held a Health and Wellness Fair at the Cape Verdean… Read More



Brown Announces Formation of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

Brown University has announced the formation of a new Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Center as part of its Division of… Read More



Fit For Life: Be Grateful & Enjoy Your Day

I do not participate in organized religion. My mother is still trying to get me to church on Sunday’s and I have… Read More



25 Things to Look Forward to in New England This Summer

Zip lining

The weather is finally cooperating and Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner. That means that summertime is nearly… Read More



10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - May 18, 2018

Something Rotten at PPAC

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



Dance BFF Performs at the Alex and Ani Lounge

Dance BFF

Dance BFF performed at The Alex and Ani Lounge -- the first dance troupe to perform. The Bollywood dance group performed… Read More



10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - May 18, 2018

Newport Waterfront Oyster Festival

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



Newport Jazz Festival Artists Set to Perform Music From Other Countries

Several artists attending the Newport Jazz Festival are set to introduce fans to various art forms from other… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Farro & Bean Soup

Farro is a type of wheat that was among the first plants to be domesticated in the Middle East. It is low yielding and has… Read More



Cranston’s TinTown Studio Set to Host Annual 12 x 12 Exhibition

Paul Carpentier and Dennis DelSignore

TinTown Studio in Cranston will hold an opening reception for the second annual 12 x 12 Exhibition on Friday, May 18.… Read More



Blackstone Academy to Host Annual 5K Road Race & 1-Mile Family Run

Blackstone Academy is set to host their annual 5K road race and one-mile family run to raise money for their after-school… Read More



Physician Burnout Needs to Be Addressed: Guest MINDSETTER™ McInteer

Currently, in the state legislature, there is a model AMA bill (S2408 and H 7964) that is being debated, which would end… Read More



Organize + Energize: What’s Holding You Back?

You have uncompleted projects that are accumulating. You live in chaos and continue to procrastinate. Sound familiar? These… Read More



10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - May 15, 2018

Charlie 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.



Providence Unveils Digital Guides to 15 City Neighborhoods

Providence Unveils Digital Guides to 15 City Neighborhoods

The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau unveiled 15 electronic guides to neighborhoods in hopes of… Read More



RI Nurses Institute Middle College Announces Acquisition of Synthetic Cadaver


Rhode Island Nurses Institute Middle College (RINI MC) CEO Dr. Pamela McCue announced the school's acquisition of a… Read More



Weiss: A Storm Cloud Looms Over Older Americans Month

Two years after President John F. Kennedy had formally designated May as “Senior Citizens Month” at a meeting of… Read More



20 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Rhode Island

Mother's Day is Sunday

Mother’s Day weekend is here and there is so much going on throughout the state to help celebrate

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