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Gallison to Serve 2 Years Minimum in Federal Prison - Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Identity Theft, More—Gallison to Serve 2 Years Minimum in Federal…

NEW: “F—K Trump” Sign Removed From AS220 After Complaint from Providence Charter School—NEW: AS220 Removes “F—K Trump" Sign After Complaint…

Paolino Buys St. Joseph Hospital - Looks to Provide Solution for the Homeless—Paolino Buys St. Joseph Hospital - Looks to…

East Greenwich Councilman Under Fire for “Sexist” Tweet About Women’s March—East Greenwich Councilman Under Fire for “Sexist” Tweet…

Moore: Maher Should Be Ousted Over Student Protest—Moore: Maher Should Be Ousted Over Student Protest

Hogan’s 2 Touchdowns, 180 Receiving Yards Lead Patriots to Super Bowl—Hogan's 2 Touchdowns, 180 Receiving Yards Lead Patriots…

Scoundrels: Chapter 4 “It’s Not My Loan”—Scoundrels: Chapter 4 “It’s Not My Loan”

Gina Raimond(i) Said “I” 38 Times in Her State of the State Speech, 10x More Than Trump—Gina Raimond(i) Said “I” 38 Times in Her…

Flood Warning Issued for Providence Monday Night—Flood Warning Issued for Providence Monday Night

Smart Benefits: OSHA Log Postings Required Starting Feb. 1—Smart Benefits: OSHA Log Postings Required Starting Feb.…

 
 
 
 

News

video: Gallison to Serve 2 Years Minimum in Federal Prison - Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Identity Theft, More

Former State Rep. Ray Gallison will serve at least two years in federal prison.

Former Rhode Island House Finance Committee Chairman Raymond Gallison has agreed to plead guilty to federal mail, fraud, wire… Read More

 

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NEW: “F—K Trump” Sign Removed From AS220 After Complaint from Providence Charter School

The sign in question, at the AS220 building on Washington Street, across from the charter school.

A school official at Rhode Island Nurses Institute (RINI) Middle College on Washington Street in Providence posted an appeal… Read More

 

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Paolino Buys St. Joseph Hospital - Looks to Provide Solution for the Homeless

St. Joseph Hospital on Broad Street

GoLocalProv has learned that Providence business leader Joe Paolino is purchasing the St. Joseph Hospital building on Broad… Read More

 

News

East Greenwich Councilman Under Fire for “Sexist” Tweet About Women’s March

Todd's original Tweet.

Republican Vice-President of the East Greenwich Town Council Sean Todd is under fire for a Tweet he made about the… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island Ranks as the Worst State to Retire, Says New Study

According to a new study, Rhode Island is the worst state in America to retire -- it ranks 51 in the new study that includes… Read More

 

Politics

Moore: Maher Should Be Ousted Over Student Protest

Providence School Superintendent Maher mishandled the student protest, Russ Moore argues. 

 

Sports

Hogan’s 2 Touchdowns, 180 Receiving Yards Lead Patriots to Super Bowl

Chris Hogan PHOTO: Patriots.com

Chris Hogan hauled in nine catches for 180 yards and two touchdown passes and the New England Patriots are headed… Read More

 

News

Scoundrels: Chapter 4 “It’s Not My Loan”

Mayor Charles Lombardi, Maria Vallee and Richard Fossa  meet in the mayor's office..

Each week, GoLocalProv will publish a chapter of the book Scoundrels: Defining Corruption Through Tales of Political… Read More

 

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Gina Raimond(i) Said “I” 38 Times in Her State of the State Speech, 10x More Than Trump

Raimondo used

Governor Gina Raimondo’s State of the State address on Tuesday was rich in promises and even richer in the first person… Read More

 

News

Flood Warning Issued for Providence Monday Night

The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for Providence for Monday night.

 

Business

Smart Benefits: OSHA Log Postings Required Starting Feb. 1

Most employers with more than 10 employees (some low-risk industries are exempted) must keep a log of serious work-related… Read More

 

News

Weiss: Samaritans Celebrate Their 40th Birthday

In 2001, Denise Panichas took the temporary job as executive director of The Samaritans of Rhode Island, only expecting to… Read More

 

Sports

Patriots Set as 3-Point Favorites in Super Bowl vs. Atlanta

The Super Bowl matchup is set and the New England Patriots have been set as early three-point favorites over the… Read More

 

Business

United Way of RI Announces 20 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Sites

United Way of Rhode Island announced 20 organizations that will serve as 2017 Volunteer Income Tax… Read More

 

News

Robert Whitcomb’s Digital Diary: Unwed Mothers Crisis; Go Vocational; and Privatize Union Station

Robert Whitcomb

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

 

Politics

ABC6’s “In the Arena” Panel Debates Raimondo’s and Trump’s Big Speeches.

Warwick Mayor

Donald Trump’s inauguration and Gina Raimondo’s State of the State are the topics of discussion on ABC6’s… Read More

 

Sports

PHOTO: Brady Attends Son’s Hockey Tournament Day Before AFC Championship

PHOTO: Little Mike Jr./twitter

One day before the AFC Championship game, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, and his wife Gisele Bündchen,… Read More

 

News

PHOTOS: Thousands Rally in RI While Hundreds of Thousands Rally in DC to “Preserve Rights”

Nothing may demonstrate the growing political polarization in America than the past two days; Friday’s inauguration of… Read More

 

Sports

slides: What to Watch For: Steelers vs Patriots - AFC Championship

After a week of talking about a Facebook Live video and analyzing press conferences, the game is finally… Read More

 

Sports

12 Turnovers Costs PC Against #1 Villanova, Friars Fall 78-68

The Providence College Friars turned the ball over 12 times and fell 78-68 on the road to #1 Villanova on Saturday… Read More

 

Sports

Iverson’s Double-Double Leads URI Past Duquesne 90-69

Kuran Iverson posted a double-double for URI

Kuran Iverson poured in 17 points and pulled down 12 rebounds for his third double-double of the season to help the URI… Read More

 

Politics

“The Sunday Political Brunch”—January 22, 2017

As we’ve completed the transition, I continue now with part two of my column from last week about looking back at one… Read More

 

News

video: ABC6’s Caught in Providence: Red Light Camera

A man is in court after he was caught on camera running a red light. He did not know there were red light cameras and claims… Read More

 

News

Narragansett Beer Distances Itself From Lovecraft’s Racist Views

Narragansett has released a new Lovecraft-inspired beer - and has weighed in the more controversial aspects of the famous Providence author.

Narragansett Beer this week released its sixth brew in its H.P. Lovecraft series, named for one of Providence’s… Read More

 

Politics

State of the State Address & Budget Proposal: This Week at the State House

The State of the State address is heard, the governor proposes her budget and more. This week at the State House.  … Read More

 

Luca + Danni: RI’s Amazing New Jewelry Company

Luca + Danni is one of hottest jewelry companies in America. Its design has captured the hearts of consumers and the company just took in a major private investment to grow the company.

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Best Ski + Snowboard Colleges in the West

Last week, we focused on the best ski and snowboarding colleges in the East. This week, we head out west to tackle even… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Germophobia & Etiquette in the Gym

Yes, gym etiquette is a real concern – and it’s lacking in most gyms. I know you go to the gym to sweat and get… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Snug and Warm

Gardeners are resilient folks. Our cities are full of people who face winter with fortitude and hope. Snow storms and frost… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Chateau Fombrauge

This week's featured wine is an absolutely stunning Bordeaux! Chateau Fombrauge is this week's featured Estate… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Retirement Board of Employees Retirement System Meeting Jan. 25

The Retirement Board of Employees’ Retirement System is holding a regular meeting on Wednesday, January 25 at 10:30… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - January 20, 2017

The Grand Slambovians Play the Greenwich Odeum Saturday

It feels like an especially good weekend on the local music scene, especially for mid – January. Great shows abound… Read More

 
 
 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Providence Harbor Management Commission Meeting Jan. 24

The Providence Harbor Management Commission will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 24 at 5:45 p.m. The meeting will… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Board of Contract & Supply Meeting Jan. 23

The Board of Contract and Supply will hold a regular meeting on Monday, January 23 at 2 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Environmental Sustainability Task Force Meeting Jan. 24

The Environmental Sustainability Task Force will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 24. The meeting will be held on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: Artist Umberto Crenca Opens Pop-Up Exhibit in Downtown Providence

Bert Crenca

Renowned Rhode Island artist Umberto Crenca opens a pop-up-exhibit in Downtown Providence showcasing 61 mixed-media pieces of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Jazz Festival Unveils Part of 2017 Lineup

The Newport Jazz Festival has unveiled the first wave of artists who will be performing at the 2017 festival. 

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Sick Etiquette

Heading into the worst season for spreading viruses, whether it is simply a cold virus or an agony that is more complex,… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors & Knowledge: Swiss Chard & Chutney Strudel

Swiss chard, also known simply as chard, is a beet that is grown for its deep green leaves instead of its root. Swiss chard… Read More

 

Food

Chez Pascal Chef Gennuso Featured in Newport Vineyards Winter Chef Series

Chez Pascal chef Matt Gennuso will be the featured chef at Newport Vineyards Winter Chef Series. 

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: How Much do You Need to be Happy?

Does your home make you feel happy? It’s a pretty easy question, right? Does living in disorganization and chaos make… Read More

 

Lifestyle

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

Monk and others need 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

slides: College Admissions: Best Ski + Snowboard Colleges in the East

For skiers and snowboarders, winter holds a special fascination. The exhilaration of bundling up in warm clothes, strapping… Read More

 

Food

slides: Providence Restaurant Week Features Over 90 Restaurants - See the Participants

Providence Restaurant Week is about kick off and you don't want to miss out. 

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Yes, You Can!

As an adult, two words should never leave your mouth again - and those two words are “I can’t”. When you… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Winter Blooms

Many urban gardeners endure winter’s snow and slush. Our fortitude is strong. Polar gales push wind chill factors… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Jason Aldean to Play Dunkin’ Donuts Center in May

Jason Aldean

Country music star Jason Aldean is bringing his They Don’t Know Tour to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center where he will… Read More

 

Lifestyle

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

John Cleese coming to PPAC.

A busy weekend of events in Rhode Island.  This events include stand up by John Cleese at PPAC, Providence College… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - January 13, 2017

Twenty One Pilots Comes to the Dunkin' Donuts Center Tuesday January 17th

“5 Live Music Musts” is a weekly column where we pick some of the best in live, local music. This week, there are… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Providence Children’s Film Festival Releases Full Schedule Events

The Providence Children’s Film Festival (PCFF) has released their full schedule of films, workshop and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: First Indoor Go-Karting Track Opens In Rhode Island

The first indoor go-karting track opened in Lincoln, Rhode Island showcasing fast electric karts with top technology. 

 

Lifestyle

Newport Mansions Gave Over 1 Million Tours in 2016

The Newport Mansions gave over one million tours in 2016, making them the first museum in New England outside of… Read More

 

Health

RI Hospital Files Obstetrics Application With State—Likely to Trigger Calls for Payment to Prov

On Tuesday, Lifepsan's RI Hospital filed with the State of Rhode Island to gain approval spend millions to build a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Nearly 500 Students to Compete in LEGO Robotics Tournament at Roger Williams U

Nearly 500 elementary and middle school students from across Rhode Island will compete in a LEGO robotics tournament at Roger… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Bucking Established Etiquette

We're having fun at NewportManners this week answering breaking normal questions about holiday and wedding etiquette.… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Sole Stuffed Salmon

Although this recipe calls for sole fillets as part of the stuffing, any other white firm fish will be adaptable. Choose… Read More

 
 
 
 
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