Projo Reporter Jim Hummel (R)

Photo Emerges of Projo’s Investigative Reporter Hummel in Blackface

A photo of Jim Hummel, the investigative reporter for the Providence Journal and host of “The Lively Experiment”… Read More

Louie “The Coin” Colavecchio Charged With Printing Counterfeit $100 Bills By the Feds

He is at it again. Louie "The Coin" Colavecchio who has previously been convicted and incarcerated for producing… Read More

New England Colleges See Double-Digit Rise in Tuition & Fees

Tuition and fees in public colleges across New England have risen by 16% at community colleges and 10% at four-year public… Read More

VIDEO: RI Veterans Affairs Committee & RI Funeral Directors Assoc. Host “Wreaths Across America”

The Rhode Island Funeral Directors Association and Rhode Island House Veterans Affairs Committee hosted the annual "Wreaths… Read More

Donald Trump

Horowitz: Trump Administration Takes Its Climate Change Denial International

The Trump Administration continues to embarrass itself and our nation by bringing its rejection of science and… Read More

Schartner Says Newport Will Become a Innovation Center on GoLocal LIVE’s Business Monday

The launch of Innovate Newport is just months away and its new director Tuni Schartner is a woman on a mission spreading the… Read More

Nina Stack

Champlin Foundation Awards $22 Million in Grants in 2018—See the List

The Champlin Foundation announced that it has awarded 189 grants, totaling $22 million to 160 area non-profit… Read More

BBB warns of gift card scams

BBB Warns of Gift Card Scams During Holiday Season

With the holiday shopping season in full swing, the Better Business Bureau is warning shoppers to be aware of gift card… Read More

Obituary: Oakley, a Newport Businesswoman and Owner of Viking Tours Passes

Karen A. Oakley, a Newport businesswoman, world traveler, and dedicated volunteer, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully,… Read More

NEW: Raimondo Announces Six Judicial Nominees

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo on Monday announced six judicial nominees she will send to the Senate after session… Read More

Brent Runyon of the Providence Preservation Society

NEW: Prov Preservation Society Calls for City Council to Uphold Elorza’s Fane Tower Veto

Providence Preservation Society Executive Director Brent Runyon sent a letter to Mayor Jorge Elorza and the Providence City… Read More

In 2016 and 2018 Nextar's PAC gave nearly exclusively to GOP PACs including Trump's

WPRI’S Parent Co. Nexstar Pumps Hundreds of Thousands into GOP Coffers, Ch-12 Exec is PAC Donor

Nexstar -- WPRI 12's parent company --  is poised to become the biggest local television group in the United States,… Read More

5 Stories You May Have Missed This Weekend - December 10, 2018

This weekend there were Rhode Islanders winning championships and tragedies nearby. Catch up with some of the news that broke… Read More

EDITORIAL: Fane Tower Battle and Delays Unveil Deep Flaws in 195 Development

At the end of the day, it cost $1 billion to move I-195. The project that has taken decades was intended to provide the land… Read More

Len Lardaro

Lardaro Report: “Virtually Nothing to Cheer About” in October

While the third quarter of 2018 was disappointing, the fourth quarter started out in a manner that can only be described as… Read More

Robert Whitcomb, columnist

Whitcomb: Raimondo Lunch; Sugar-Coat Carbon Taxes; Nasty Campaigner; Two Memoirs; It’s Not a Busines

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

Dr. Ed Iannuccilli

Iannuccilli: Of Tortillas & Omelets To Die For

There were many reasons for us to anticipate our trip to Spain…geography, culture, history, art, music, etc.  And… Read More

Ray Rickman

Rickman’s Big View - State of RI Schools

Ray Rickman's weekly video opinion broadcast on GoLocal LIVE -- Rickman's Big View.  Rickman has been one of… Read More

Uber Files Papers for IPO and May Buy Bird or Lime Scooter Company

The New York Times is reporting that on Thursday Uber confidentially filed paperwork on Thursday to go public.… Read More

Are We On the Wrong Track? Guest MINDSETTER™ Steve Artigas

The passing of former president George H. W. Bush is an appropriate time for reflection, a comparison of then versus… Read More

Smart Benefits: Reduce Winter Weather Workplace Risks

With winter weather here, it’s time to prepare to prevent injuries at the workplace. And OSHA has some good tips to… Read More

Patriots fall to Miami

Disaster Hits New England, Patriots Fall to Dolphins 34-33 on Final Play

It may go down in Patriots history as the most embarrassing loss -- ever.  With nine seconds left in the game and the… Read More

Tavolo's Pinot Noir awarded 92 points by Wine Enthusiast

Tavolo’s Pinot Noir Awarded 92 Points by Wine Enthusiast

Tavolo’s Pinot Noir has been awarded 92 points from Wine Enthusiast.… Read More

Blu and others are in need of loving homes

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - December 11, 2018

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.… Read More

Weiss: Those Taking Care of Persons with Dementia Have Unique Needs

Being a caregiver 24/7 to a person in relatively good health is a tough job.  But, caring for someone with dementia,… Read More

Newport Wellness Week is set to return. PHOTO: Newport Marriott

Newport Wellness Week Set to Return in January

Newport Wellness Week is returning. The week-long celebration of mind, body, and spirit will run from January 19 through… Read More

Get into the holiday spirit

20 Ways to Get Into the Holiday Spirit in New England

The holiday season is here.  Wait, you're having trouble getting into the season? into the holiday spirit?… Read More

Rose Weaver

Rose Weaver Presents Two New Staged Readings in Providence on Saturday

Singer, actress, and producer Rose Weaver joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on LIVE to talk about two stage readings… Read More

Matt Espeut

Fit for Life: Grateful or Cynical

When you spend time with an elderly person you get a lot of insight on life on many levels. Some are old and wise, some… Read More

The Holiday Pops are at PPAC

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - December 7, 2018

A busy mid-December weekend in Rhode Island. In the midst of all of the holiday shopping enjoy everything from live music to… Read More

Taylor Franco

Luca + Danni’s Franco Talks Holiday Collection & Ongoing Success on LIVE

Taylor Franco from Luca + Danni joined GoLocal LIVE’s Chelsea Guay to discuss the launch of the company's Holiday… Read More

Jim Fortier

Blueprint 5’s Fortier Talks Outwear and Holiday Gifting on LIVE

Jim Fortier, the founder of Blueprint 5 joined GoLocal LIVE’s Chelsea Guay to discuss all things outerwear this chilly… Read More

Laura Burkett & Sue Fracke, Art Providence

Art Providence Holiday Show Featuring Over 200 Artists on LIVE

Back for the second year at the Rhode Island Convention Center, the Art Providence Holiday Show promises to delight… Read More

The Broadway Walk-about is set to take place this weekend.

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - December 7, 2018

A busy mid-December weekend in Newport is about to get underway. … Read More

Viola Davis

VIDEO: Viola Davis Accepts Sherry Lansing Leadership Award in LA

Central Falls native and Oscar, Emmy, and Tony-winning actress and producer Viola Davis was honored at The… Read More

Victoria Colapietro

Mare Rooftop’s Colapietro Previews the Outdoor Igloos on LIVE

GoLocalProv’s Laura Afonso speaks with Victoria Colapietro of Mare Rooftop, which opened at the start of summer 2018.… Read More

Angie Armenise with Blackies Smithfield

Blackie’s Armenise Talks Seven Years of Success on LIVE

Chef and co-owner of Blackie’s Bulldog Tavern in Smithfield, Angie Armenise speaks with GoLocal’s Laura Afonso… Read More

Bouchard Restaurant and Inn

3 RI Restaurants Ranked Among OpenTable’s Top 100

Three Rhode Island restaurants made OpenTable’s list of 100 Best Restaurants in America. The three restaurants… Read More

Matt Voskuil with Cara at The Chanler

Cara at the Chanler’s Voskuil Highlights Hotel Changes on LIVE

Executive Chef and Director of Food and Beverage, Matt Voskuil at the newly opened Cara at the Chanler speaks with… Read More

Providence is recognized as the gayest state capital in the country.

Providence Named Gayest State Capital in U.S.

The City of Providence has been recognized as the gayest state capital in the country.… Read More

Foolproof's Nick Garrison

Foolproof Brewing’s Garrison Announces Expansion to Philly, Talks Annual Barrel Reserve Dinner

Nick Garrison, President of Foolproof Brewing, joined GoLocal LIVE on Tuesday and announced the company's expansion to… Read More

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

Inspired by the flavors of Argentinean steak and a piquant sauce called Chimichurri, this slow-cooked brisket cooks until its… Read More

Blu and others are in need of loving homes

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - December 4, 2018

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.… Read More

Citizens Bank invites RI nonprofits to apply for financial literacy funding

Citizens Bank Invites RI Nonprofits to Apply for Financial Literacy Funding

Citizens Bank is accepting applications from nonprofits for critical financial literacy services which help people better… Read More

Pudding Riot PHOTO: Faceboook

Pudding Riot’s Griffin & Andreoni Talk Recipes & Christmas on LIVE

Owners Alexandra Griffin and Kelly Andreoni talk about the growth of their local business, Pudding Riot, with… Read More

Cranston's CCAP awarded $625K to combat youth substance abuse

Cranston’s CCAP Awarded $625K to Combat Youth Substance Abuse

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration announced… Read More

25 Perfect RI-Made Holiday Gifts

To help you out, GoLocalProv has come up with 25 perfect Rhode Island gifts to wrap and give to loved ones for the… Read More



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