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Politics

Raimondo’s Growing Wall St. Problem — Why Have New Yorkers Given $1.1M

Close ties to Wall Street firms

Residents of the State of New York have donated more than $1.1 million to the campaign coffers of Gina Raimondo. This week… Read More

 

Sports

“I Hope to Inspire People,” Says Cranston’s Zobian on $1.8 Million World Series of Poker Finish

Zobian at the WSOP; Photo: Instagram/Podheiser

Cranston native Aram Zobian finished 6th in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, playing for a total of 76 hours over nine… Read More

 

News

NEW: Abandoned RI Amusement Park Latest in Drone Series from RI Filmmaker Allard

A Jason Allard drone video

A drone video of the abandoned Enchanted Forest Amusement Park in Hope Valley, Rhode Island is the latest in the "Abandoned"… Read More

 

Politics

A Lively Experiment - GoLocal’s Nagle Joins Panel to Discuss Raimondo’s Pay-to-Play

GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle

GoLocal's News Editor Kate Nagle joined the panel of RI PBS' "A Lively Experiment" to discuss Governor Gina… Read More

 

News

Whitcomb: Rewards to Repopulate Main Street; Quieter Drives; Pre-Dawn Drinking; In Search of Steamer

Robert Whitcomb, Columnist

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

 

News

CVS Forced to Apologize After Store Managers Call Police on Black Women Over a Coupon

Camilla Hawthorne - CVS Managers called the police after a dispute, PHOTO: Facebook

CVS, the Woonsocket-based, pharmacy retailer has issued an apology to a Chicago customer after store managers called the… Read More

 

Business

Lardaro: Rhode Island’s Economy See Big Gains in May

URI's Len Lardaro

Fortunately for Rhode Island, April’s economic performance did indeed turn out to be somewhat of an outlier, as I had… Read More

 

Business

What Constitutes Sexual Harassment is Not Always Clear: Guest MINDSETTER™ Reardon

The #MeToo movement started by activist Tarana Burke gained momentum in October of 2017 when actress Alyssa Milano invited… Read More

 

Live Videos

Rickman’s Big View - Standing on the Shoulders of Others

Ray Rickman

Ray Rickman's weekly video opinion broadcast on GoLocal LIVE -- Rickman's Big View. 

 

Business

Smart Benefits: IRS Answers Questions About Paid Family & Medical Leave Credit

An FAQ recently issued by the IRS addresses several questions about the new Section 45S of the Internal Revenue… Read More

 

Politics

R.W. Alley: “The Reality of Rankings”

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

 

Politics

The Politics of Finesse, 2018 Style - The Sunday Political Brunch - July 15

Mark Curtis

Finesse is something we normally equate with athletics, but it can be in politics (or any other business), too! While… Read More

 

Sports

Rhode Island’s All-Time Men’s Soccer Team

Geoff Cameron is one of Rhode Island's all-time great soccer players

With a number of Rhode Island college alumni currently playing professional soccer, GoLocalProv decided to see how these… Read More

 

Sports

Ten Places to Watch the World Cup Final

The Whiskey Republic is a great place to watch the World Cup

The World Cup Final between France and Croatia is set to take place in Russia on Sunday.

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Broadmeadow:  What Happened to My Country?

President Donald Trump

There’s a new boogie man in America, fake news. If one listens to the rumble and rancor, fake news is either a scourge… Read More

 

Sports

Unbeaten Streak Snapped, Revolution Give Up 2 Goals In Extra Time

Revolution fall to Galaxy 3-2

Christian Penilla was sent off with a red card in the 23rd minute and the New England Revolution fell to the LA Galaxy 3-2 on… Read More

 

Business

Hottest Part of RI’s Economy — East Side of Providence’s Real Estate

Asking price $5.5M, sale pending

The Rhode Island economy has hit a number of milestones --a record number of Rhode Islanders working is one of the trumpeted… Read More

 

Live Videos

Former Boston Drummer Jim Masdea Rocks the Alex and Ani Lounge

Jim Masdea at the Alex and Ani Lounge

Decades after his years with the band Boston, Jim Masdea is still rocking. Masdea was the original drummer for the band,… Read More

 

Sports

Cranston’s Zobian Finishes 6th at World Series of Poker

Cranston's Aram Zobian finishes sixth at World Series of Poker PHOTO: Jamie Thomson, World Series of Poker

Cranston native Aram Zobian finished sixth at the 2018 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. He was eliminated on… Read More

 

Politics

Global Zero’s Johnson Calls Raimondo’s Claims “Baseless & Bizarre”

Derek Johnson, the executive director of Global Zero

Global Zero has responded to Governor Gina Raimondo’s statement blasting gubernatorial candidate Matt Brown about not… Read More

 

News

Langevin Calls Mueller Indictment Most Significant Hacking Case in U.S. History

Jim Langevin is calling Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment of 12 Russian military intelligence officers the most significant hacking case in U.S. history.

Congressman Jim Langevin is calling Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment of 12 Russian military intelligence… Read More

 

Sports

Bauer Cruises Past Broome to Win 113th RI Amateur

Jake Bauer wins the RI State Amateur PHOTO RIGA

Portsmouth High School and Johnson & Wales - Miami graduate Jake Bauer cruised past Rhode Island Country Club's Matt… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Fundraiser Saturday in RI for Families Separated at Border

Rachel Flum

Rachel Flum joined GoLocal News Editor Kate on GoLocal LIVE to talk about Saturday's fundraiser in Barrington for… Read More

 

News

Caught in Providence: I’m on TV!

We know court is a serious place but sometimes people are just ready for their close up! See what happens in the… Read More

 

Politics

Raimondo Blasts Brown for Not Revealing Global Zero Donors

Gina Raimondo is blasting Matt Brown for not revealing donors

Governor Gina Raimondo is firing back at gubernatorial candidate Matt Brown asking him to disclose the donors to Global Zero… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Gov’t Mule at Xfinity Center

Gov't Mule at Xfinity Center

A trio of rock bands took the stage at the Xfinity Center on Saturday, featuring Gov’t Mule, The Avett Brothers, and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Gallery Z’s RI Places Exhibit in Final Weeks

Gallery Z's RI Places exhibit in final weeks

Gallery Z's RI Places exhibit is on display through July 29. 

 

Health

Weiss: Questions Raised About the State’s New Independent Provider Program

In the waning days of the 2018 legislative session, the Rhode Island General Assembly passed legislation (S 2734 Sub A, H… Read More

 

Health

UNAP Members Issue 10 Day Strike Notice to RI Hospital

Frank Sims

Members of the United Nurses and Allied Professionals (UNAP) Local 5098 issued a ten-day strike notice to Rhode Island… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: Stunning Saturn Shares Summer Sky

Saturn

Since the beginning of the year I’ve been touting the prime-time return of Jupiter, Saturn, and Mars. Last… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

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

Pro tennis returns to Newport beginning on Sunday

There is plenty going on around the state of Rhode Island to keep you busy this weekend. From festivals to activities and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

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

The Newport Kite Festival returns this weekend.

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

 

Lifestyle

Raimondo Signs Executive Order Announcing Governor’s Bay Day 2018

Raimondo signs executive order announcing Governor's Bay Day 2018

Governor Gina Raimondo signed an executive order announcing Governor’s Bay Day 2018.

 

Lifestyle

slides: Joe Jackson at The Strand

Grammy Award winner Joe Jackson displayed his eclectic sound of punk, new wave, pop, and jazz at The Strand. 

 

Beauty & Fashion

She Did It Again - Rafaelian Named to Forbes’ “America’s Richest Self-Made Women” List

Makes the Forbes list for 2018

This week Forbes announced its “America's Richest Self-Made Women” list for 2018 and Rhode… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Rock N’ Roll Hall of Famer Clinton to Perform at Newport Jazz Festival

George Clinton will perform at the Newport Jazz Festival

Rock N’ Roll Hall of Famer George Clinton and his group Parliament Funkadelic will perform at the Newport Jazz Festival… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Balsamic Marinated Mushrooms

When in season mushrooms can be a very versatile addition to any appetizers, sauces and roasts. Select mushrooms… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: PHOTOS: The Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan at the Xfinity Center and Mohegan Sun

The Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan played the Xfinity Center and Mohegan Sun

Two iconic bands from the 70’s, the Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan, played to packed houses at the Xfinity Center and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Are You Too Busy to Get Organized?

At least once a week, I will hear a business owner say, “I’m too busy to get organized. I can’t take time… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - July 10, 2018

Blu 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.

 

Food

Take a Tour of the Providence Restaurant Week Participants

Chapel Grille is among the restaurants taking part.

Just over 70 restaurants across the state of Rhode Island are set to take part in Providence Restaurant Weeks. 

 

Health

Emergency Blood Shortage: Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donors

An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood… Read More

 

Health

Weiss: Splaine Consulting Gears Up to Update State’s Alzheimer’s Plan

Combatting the Alzheimer’s Epidemic

With the securing of a total of $30,000 in grants, Lt. Governor Dan McKee officially begins Rhode Island’s effort to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

AS220 Archives Opened to Public for Research

The special collections department at the Providence Public Library (PPL) has opened the AS220 archives to the public… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Stand Out & be the Minority

I was at a conference last week and one of the great presenters I have been following for years made a big slip up. … Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - July 6, 2018

Summer Restaurant Week begins

There is plenty going on around the state of Rhode Island to keep you busy this weekend. From festivals to activities and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - July 6, 2018

The Melissa Chaplin Band is playing at King Park Beach on Sunday.

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

 

Health

Raimondo Signs Legislation Requiring Carbon Monoxide Detectors in Schools

Carbon monoxide detectors will now be required in schools

Governor Gina Raimondo has signed legislation that requires schools to install carbon monoxide detectors. The bill was… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Octopus Salad

Octopus Salad

Salads like this one are found all over Puglia, almost always with carrot, celery, and parsley (we suspect the locals like… Read More

 

Health

Bill Requiring RI Insurers to Cover Mastectomies is Signed Into Law

Shekarchi's Bill Requiring RI Insurers to Cover Mastectomies is Signed Into Law

A bill ensuring that mastectomies are covered by insurance in Rhode Island has been signed into law by Governor Gina M.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Linden Place Mansion Opens Registration for Summer Arts Camp

Registration for Linden Place’s Summer Arts Camp for Kids is now open.

Registration for Linden Place’s Summer Arts Camp for Kids is now open. The weekday camp for kids ages 6-12… Read More

 

Lifestyle

25 Ways to Beat the Heat in RI

Providence Waterparks area great way to beat the heat

The heat is on in Rhode Island. According to the National Weather Service, temperatures are expected to reach the low… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - July 3, 2018

Luna Lovegood 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

40 RI Students Place in Top 10 in SkillsUSA Championships

40 RI Students Place in Top 10 in SkillsUSA Championships

40 Rhode Island students placed in the top ten in the country in the SkillsUSA National Championships out of 87 Rhode Island… Read More

 
 
 
 
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