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Where to Dine at Newport Restaurant Week—The Newport Restaurant week returns November 7-16! Come…

Rhode Island College Football Weekend Preview- Nov. 1st—Nationally ranked Bryant is back home, URI and…

Ian Anderson Rocks PPAC—A classic rock show came to PPAC Wednesday…

The Scoop: Obama, Raimondo Dine at Gregg’s, Fung Calls Out Raimondo on Ethical Standards and More—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

EXCLUSIVE: Worcester Public School Allows KKK Costume—GoLocalProv has learned that on Thursday at Worcester…

RI’s First Annual Mind Body Spirit Expo Arrives—Rhode Island's first ever Mind Body Spirit Expo…

10 Highlights of Obama’s Trip to RI—The President of the United States is in…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?—Side of RI: Who's Hot and Who's Not?

Sky Chiefs Home Opener on Sunday Afternoon at RIC—Sky Chiefs will play their first ever game…

Friday Financial Five – October 31st, 2014—Two positive developments this week include

 
 
 
 

News

EXCLUSIVE: Teverow Subpoenaed by Feds in Speaker Fox Investigation

GoLocalProv has learned that Providence Economic Development Partnership (PEDP) attorney Joshua Teverow has been subpoenaed… Read More

 

Sports

Rhode Island College Football Weekend Preview- Nov. 1st

The #24/25 Bryant Bulldogs host Central Connecticut on Saturday looking to remain on top of the conference while Brown… Read More

 

News

BREAKING: Cianci’s Complaint Against York Delayed Until November 13th

On Thursday, around 4pm, representatives of Buddy Cianci’s mayoral campaign filed a complaint with the Board of… Read More

 

Politics

Raimondo’s Point Judith Ties to Providence Contracts Come Under Scrutiny

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gina Raimondo has come under fire from Republican opponent Allan Fung following the… Read More

 

Politics

slides: The Scoop: Obama, Raimondo Dine at Gregg’s, Fung Calls Out Raimondo on Ethical Standards and More

Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m. report on everything politics in Rhode Island – the inside daily report… Read More

 

News

EXCLUSIVE: Worcester Public School Allows KKK Costume

GoLocalProv has learned that on Thursday at Worcester Technical High School, a student showed up to school wearing a Ku Klux… Read More

 

News

Providence Taxi Company Criticizes Uber For Price Gouging, Undercutting Competition

Providence area taxi drivers and companies are joining the ever-growing efforts to regulate Uber and other ridesharing… Read More

 

Business

Moore News: FBI creates Fake News Story to nab suspect

The Seattle Times and AP are outraged at the FBI, which created a fake news story to lure a suspect into custody.

 

Business

slides: RI’s First Annual Mind Body Spirit Expo Arrives

Rhode Island's first ever Mind Body Spirit Expo will begin November 29 at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick.

 

Politics

10 Highlights of Obama’s Trip to RI

The President of the United States was in Rhode Island to give a speech at Rhode Island College Friday morning about women… Read More

 

Politics

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?

Allan Fung

Each and every Friday, Golocal's Russ Moore breaks down who's rising and who's falling in Rhode Island politics,… Read More

 

Sports

Sky Chiefs Home Opener on Sunday Afternoon at RIC

The Providence Sky Chiefs will play their first ever game in Rhode Island on Sunday, November 2 at 1:30 p.m. against the New… Read More

 

Business

Saul Kaplan: Our Obsession With Scalability Must End

Welcome to the era of business model proliferation.

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – October 31st, 2014

Two positive developments this week include the apparent end of Quantitative Easing and better than expected Gross Domestic… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Too Old, Too White, Too Male To Understand….

Can someone please tell me why parents would allow their young children---girls specifically---to be degraded by adults?… Read More

 

News

INVESTIGATION: Former Town Council President Gets Special Tax and Zoning Deal

A former town council president in Smithfield is maintaining a junkyard on his property in violation of the town zoning… Read More

 

Politics

slides: The Scoop: Smith Blasts Paiva-Weed on False Allegations, Elorza Questions Cianci’s Apology, and More

Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m. report on everything politics in Rhode Island – the inside daily report… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: Fung Blasts Raimondo on Point Judith Ties to Providence Contracts

Allan Fung addresses the press outside the Water Supply Board on Thursday.

Cranston Mayor and Republican gubernatorial candidate Allan Fung criticized Democratic opponent General Treasurer Gina… Read More

 

Business

FM Global Pledges $1 million to URI’s Proposed Engineering Facility

FM Global has pledged $1 million to support the construction of the University of Rhode Island’s proposed College of… Read More

 

Politics

Brian Bishop: A Turning Point in RI: Will Voters Approve a Constitutional Convention?

This is the second in a two-part series providing context for the ballot questions you will vote on in November. It is… Read More

 

News

Mark McKenney: Providence Community Library is Too Important To Underfund

This summer, Providence Community Library celebrated its fifth birthday. It’s been my privilege to serve on its Board… Read More

 

News

slides: Providence Symposium to Present “Not Always Easy: Building the New Urban Experience”

The Providence Preservation Society’s yearlong speaker series will culminate on November 6, 7 and 8 with top national… Read More

 

Politics

slides: SCOOP Special: Which Candidates Have The Money for the Final Push

2014 Election is just 6 days away and the 7-Day Campaign Finance Reports are now in. GoLocal has broken down the reports.

 

News

Raimondo’s Venture Fund Company Received Contracts While Husband Chaired Prov. Water Supply Board

Gina Raimondo

Gina Raimondo’s Point Judith Capital poured millions into Envista Corporation, a Massachusetts firm specializing in… Read More

 

Sports

slides: 7 Reasons To Be Excited About The Celtics Season

The Boston Celtics tip off their 2014-2015 season Wednesday Night at the TD Garden as they host former Celtic Kevin Garnett… Read More

 

Food

Where to Dine at Newport Restaurant Week

The Newport Restaurant week returns November 7-16! Come enjoy delicious local fare from Newport and Bristol County's top… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Ian Anderson Rocks PPAC

A classic rock show came to PPAC Wednesday night, and for those who missed it, who thought about going, who made all kinds of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - October 31, 2014

Maria Muldaur performs

There’s something just a little frightening about all the Rock and Roll on tap this weekend. Welcome… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Wines That Get Better With Time

Buy now, drink later: enjoy grabbing great value wines right now and reap the benefits over time. Photo: Stewart/flickr

Most people who know a thing or two about wine agree that wine is a living thing. Wine evolves, not only through years of… Read More

 

Food

DownCity Named One of 10 Hot Food Neighborhoods in US

Photo: Ellie's Bakery

Providence's DownCity has been featured on Zagat's recent list of the 10 Hot Food Neighborhoods Around… Read More

 

Food

RI’s Potenza Named Italian Master Chef

Local Chef Walter Potenza was recently named one of the "Top 50 Italian Master Chefs in the World." 

 

Food

Chef Walters Flavors + Knowledge: Apple Crisp

Fruit crisps, such as apple, are the easiest and most satisfying desserts to make. At their simplest they are nothing more… Read More

 

Food

Beaujolais Nouveau Celebration at Pot au Feu

Pot au Feu will be hosting three celebrations on November 19.

 

Lifestyle

Dunkin’ Donuts Unveils “Croissant Donut”

Photo: Dunkin' Donuts

Dunkin' Donuts will be serving the new "Croissant Donut" at participating locations starting November 3.

 

Lifestyle

4th Annual Luncheon Commemorates Women Warriors

This Veteran's Day, November 11th at the Quidnessett Country Club, Operation Stand Down Rhode Island will honor the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Michael Flanagan Foundation to Host Night of Thanks & Giving on November 14

Michael Flanagan

The Michael H. Flanagan Foundation will be hosting "A Night of Thanks and Giving" on Friday, November 14, at Rhode Island… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 5 Questions To Ask When Decluttering Your Closet

It’s that time of year! It’s time to take everything out of your closet, give it a good cleaning, purge and make… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: Haunted By A Hook-Up

Dear John, I’m a suburban middle-aged dad now, but I was a different person a lot of years ago. I did a lot of things… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Boy Scouts Announce “Scouting for Food” Drive in RI

November kicks off the beginning of the annual "Scouting for Food" drive.

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: The 5 Most Haunted College Campuses

They are truly called

Isn't it hard enough to study without a ghost interrupting your concentration? As we are all getting spooked up for… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Best Romantic Weekend Getaways in New England

Autumn is the perfect time of year for a romantic getaway for two. With the children back in school, spend some much needed… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: You Can…and You Will..

This is tough! But it’s hard! I’m tired. That’s heavy! These are all things I hear constantly throughout… Read More

 

Lifestyle

$2 Million Donation Presented to The Wheeler School

This week at the "Gilder Center for the Arts"dedication at Wheeler School, a $2 million gift was announced from The Gilder… Read More

 

Lifestyle

The Urban Gardner: Cold Frames Endure

Many urban gardeners suffer from remorse. Yet do not despair. Gardeners are hopeful people. We nurture, foster, coddle our… Read More

 

Health

RI Department of Health Releases Ebola Update

The Rhode Island Department of Health has released an update on precautions being taken to prevent an Ebola outbreak in Rhode… Read More

 

Health

Rome Packing Co., Inc. Recalls Crab Meat

Rome Packing Co., Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of Ocean’s Catch brand All Natural Jonah Crab Leg Meat. The recall… Read More

 

Food

slides: 10 Dishes That Show Providence’s Love of Bacon

Early man would be nothing without the invention of fire... how else would we cook bacon?

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - October 24, 2014

Low Appears Tonight at the Columbus Theatre

This week, “5 Live Music Musts” features rock and roll, old and new, classic and modern. Read on for your top… Read More

 

Food

slides: Rhode Island’s Best Comfort Food

This cold and nasty weather got us thinking about comfort food. Although it disappears during the summer months, comfort food… Read More

 

Lifestyle

New Book Uncovers Espionage in Early Rhode Island

Author Christian McBurney has uncovered Rhode Island's history of espionage in his new book: Spies in Revolutionary… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Playing in the Woods Can Help Kids Reach Their Full Potential

A couple of months ago, I wrote a column advocating for more recess time for children. Recently, I’ve read some… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: End Awkward Holiday Altercations

In celebration of four years next month of writing this column for GoLocalProv, we've created a new… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walters Flavor + Knowledge: Pan-Seared Scallops with Arugula Pesto

Cooking scallops requires a hot pan so that they sear rather than steam. But they also need to be dry when they hit the pan.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Victorian Mourning Customs on Display at Hearthside this Weekend

Hearthside funeral display

Lincoln's Hearthside House hosts its annual exhibition on Victorian Mourning Customs this weekend.

 

Health

Hospital Association of Rhode Island Releases Joint Statement on Ebola Preparedness

The Hospital Association of Rhode Island (HARI) has released a statement on RI's preparedness for a possible Ebola… Read More