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Cheat Sheet 39 - The Patriarca Papers (Patriarca’s Ongoing Hatred for Robert Kennedy)—Cheat Sheet 39 - The Patriarca Papers (Patriarca's…

Moore: Elorza’s Budget Doesn’t Match His Rhetoric—Moore: Elorza's Budget Doesn't Match His Rhetoric

Rescuing Providence: Part 2 - 0004 Hours Through 0230 Hours, a Book by Michael Morse—Rescuing Providence: Part 2 - 0004 Hours Through…

Smart Benefits: Revised SBC Template Proposed—Smart Benefits: Revised SBC Template Proposed

College Admissions: 5 Questions to Ask Career Services—As the Class of 2015 prepares to graduate…

People’s Credit Union Receives Excellence in Business Award From Newport Chamber—People's Credit Union Receives Excellence in Business Award…

The Richest Banks—The Richest Banks

Raimondo is Looking to Shake Up Her Staff - See Who is in Play—Raimondo is Looking to Shake Up Her Staff…

“The Sunday Political Brunch”—May 1, 2016—“The Sunday Political Brunch” -- May 1, 2016

This Food Scene in Rhode Island - April 30, 2016—This Food Scene in Rhode Island - April…

 
 
 
 

News

Teamsters to Battle Fall River’s Move to Privatize Trash Collection

Fall River is looking to privatize trash collection -- and the Teamster union is fighting back. Photo: Flickr/Marcbella

The Teamsters labor union is challenging the City of Fall River’s recent decision to privatize trash collection, saying… Read More

 

Patriarca Papers

Cheat Sheet 39 - The Patriarca Papers (Patriarca’s Ongoing Hatred for Robert Kennedy)

Each week accompanying the segments of the FBI files on Raymond Patriarca and expert analysis on the documents released,… Read More

 

Patriarca Papers

FBI Files - The Patriarca Papers - Entry 39

The range and scope of the economic interests of the Patriarca crime organization is immense and this week it is clear that… Read More

 

Politics

Moore: Elorza’s Budget Doesn’t Match His Rhetoric

Elorza's budget should do more to address long-term problem, Russ Moore believes. 

 

News

Rescuing Providence: Part 2 - 0004 Hours Through 0230 Hours, a Book by Michael Morse

I always thought that a day in the life of a Providence Firefighter assigned to the EMS division would make a great book. One… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: Revised SBC Template Proposed

Under the Affordable Care Act, group health plans and health insurance issuers are generally required to provide a written… Read More

 

Business

People’s Credit Union Receives Excellence in Business Award From Newport Chamber

People's Credit Union was awarded the 2016 Excellence in Business Award in the Big Business category by the Newport… Read More

 

Business

The Richest Banks

“Too big to fail.” It's been the battle cry of activists and politicians across the United States following… Read More

 

News

Teamsters to Battle Fall River’s Move to Privatize Trash Collection

 

Politics

Raimondo is Looking to Shake Up Her Staff - See Who is in Play

Raimondo's inauguration, 2015

Governor Gina Raimondo is looking to reverse the trends of her governorship. After a solid, but unspectacular first year in… Read More

 

Politics

“The Sunday Political Brunch”—May 1, 2016

They were “Feeling the Bern” last Tuesday night in Huntington, West Virginia with Democratic presidential… Read More

 

Business

RI Business Winners and Flops - April 30, 2016

It has now been 18-months since the pro-business Governor Gina Raimondo was elected (November of 2014) and the expectations… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Play to 2-2 Draw With Orlando City SC

The New England Revolution (1-2-7) tied (2-2-4) Orlando City SC on Saturday night at Gillette Stadium . … Read More

 

Politics

The Henry Shelton Act & D-Strong License Plates: This Week at The State House

The Senate approves a bill to make Henry Shelton Act more effective, a bill for a Dorian J. Murray license plate is… Read More

 

Sports

Patriots Make a Trade, Add 4 Players in Rounds 2 & 3 of NFL Draft

The New England Patriots had 4 draft picks spanning the second and third rounds of Friday night's NFL… Read More

 

Sports

Prov. Police to Hold 5K & Kids Fun Run to Benefit Dorian J. Murray Foundation

The Providence Police Department will hold the first ever Providence Police Department Memorial 5k Road Race and Dorian… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island College Announces 4 Finalists for President

The search committee for the President of Rhode Island College has recommended four finalists for consideration to the… Read More

 

News

Bea Temkin, Mother of Former Mayor Paolino and Editor at RI Monthly, Passes Away

Temkin here with her grandson Joseph

Bea Temkin, one of the most influential and impactful women in Rhode Island, has passed away. She was a long-time editor at… Read More

 

News

Elorza’s Budget Avoids Facing Fiscal Realities for Providence

Providence is facing precarious financial realities in the immediate future

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza unveiled an overview of his $717 million Fiscal Year 2017 budget for the city this week —… Read More

 

Business

“Keep Tara Granahan” on WPRO in Afternoon Petition Starts Online

A new online petition was launched this week demanding that radio talk show host Tara Granahan retain her position as the… Read More

 

Politics

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - April 29, 2016

Every Friday, GoLocalProv's Russ Moore breaks down who is rising and who is falling in RI politics, business, and sports.… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island’s Emerging Leaders—Meet Michaela Antunes

Where is Rhode Island going and who is going to take us there? Well, United Way of Rhode Island and GoLocalProv have teamed… Read More

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – April 29, 2016

First quarters have not been kind for the economy over the past few years. The first three months of 2016 were bumpy for… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Of The Birds And The Bees

PHOTO: Wikipedia

Poets and philosophers tell us that “in the Spring a young man’s fancy turns to love." I’m here to tell… Read More

 

Sports

Patriots 2016 NFL Draft Third Round Projections

The second and third rounds of the NFL Draft are set for tonight and the New England Patriots will be on the clock four times… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 5 Questions to Ask Career Services

As the Class of 2015 prepares to graduate from college, many families are disappointed with job prospects. However, the… Read More

 

Food

slides: This Food Scene in Rhode Island - April 30, 2016

Garde - Providence's big addition

GoLocal takes a taste of the best in food. We look at the trends, the new and the business of Rhode Island's food scene.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: Transit of Mercury - An Infrequent Astronomical Event

People have a fascination with records. No, I’m not talking about audiophiles and music on vinyl. I’m referring… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Green Thumbs Anyone?

Everyone has a green thumb. April has forgotten all but the last frost and green thumbs are easy to find. You’ll catch… Read More

 

Food

The Most Caloric Dish at 40 Chain Restaurants

When you eat out, the calories flood in — usually, many more than you need. This is especially true at chain… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Actors With the Biggest Box Office Declines

If you want to know about Hollywood peaks, just ask Bruce Willis. After annihilating terrorists as Officer John McClane… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

Alvarez High School Guidance Counselor Tedeschi to Attend Educators Event at White House

Dr. Jorge Alvarez High School guidance counselor David Tedeschi will attend the great educators event at the White House on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

United Way of RI Announces $3.1 Million in Grants to Kick Off New Grant Cycle

United Way of Rhode Island (UWRI) has committed a total of $12 million in funding through 2019. United Way of Rhode… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - April 29

A busy weekend in Rhode Island. The events include the South County Oyster Festival, Sports Films at the International Tennis… Read More

 

Health

Turn down the music. I’m trying to hear.

One day, when you stand in line to get into a local music club, you might also then stand in line to get your – ear… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - April 29, 2016

Caroline Cotter Appears in Providence Saturday Night

As always, 5 Live Music Musts brings you some of the best in live local music. If you love the sounds of the 1990’s,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - April 29

A weekend of fun in Newport. The Newport Craft Beer Festival, a Led Zeppelin Tribute Band and so much more. 

 

Food

The Cellar: First look at 2014 California

Despite the continued influx of new and interesting wines from across the world, wines from California continue to dominate… Read More

 

Health

NEW: 7-Eleven Fresh To Go Cookies Recalled Due to Undeclared Peanuts

The Rhode Island Department of Health advises consumers that Bake Fresh Company of Rhode Island is recalling a variety of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Prescription Drugs Found With Prince at Time of His Death

Prince

Prescription painkillers were found with Prince when he died last week at his home in Paisley Park, according to… Read More

 

Health

Guest MINDSETTER™ Dr. Debbi McInteer: Patient Access to Doctors Threatened By Proposed Bill

The interstate Medical Licensure Compact Bill (Senate S4297 and House H7771) has been introduced in the RI legislature that… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Docket of the Special Meeting of the City Council April 29

The City Council will hold a special meeting on Friday, April 29 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Chamber of the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Blackstone River Valley Celebrates National Bike & Tourism Month Starting May 1

Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park is celebrating both National Travel & Tourism Month, and National Bike… Read More

 

Lifestyle

“This Week at the Movies in RI” - April 27

Welcome to "This Week at the Movies in Rhode Island" -- a new feature the previews what's coming, being made, and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Gender-Neutral Bathrooms + Friendship

Who's to predict the future of gender-neutral restrooms? How teens can be a best friend to their friend in trouble, were… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Sea Bream Carpaccio With Soy Scallions

A touch of soy sauce adds flavor to this unusual carpaccio of sea bream, baby zucchini, tomatoes and sliced scallions.… Read More

 

Food

25 Allergy-Fighting Foods

In recent years, the rates of respiratory allergies among United States citizens have been higher than any other… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting April 28

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, April 28 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 5 Ways To Stay Focused During Your Organizing Project

How many times have you started an organizing project and 3 hours later found yourself in a bigger mess than when you… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - April 26

Kia and others are looking for 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

RI Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies

David Hansen aka Sport Fisher of The Young Adults Rocked the House Sunday

The mood was festive at the Hope Artiste Village in Pawtucket Sunday as the Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame inducted eight… Read More

 

Health

CRF Frozen Foods Recalls Frozen Vegetables Due to Potential Health Risk

The Rhode Island Department of Health is advising consumer that CRF Frozen Foods is voluntarily recalling 15 frozen vegetable… Read More

 

Health

Guest MINDSETTER™ Nicholas Oliver: Intervention Needed on RI’s Home Care Access Crisis

For almost a decade, Rhode Island’s home care providers have faced a freeze in their Medicaid reimbursement rates for… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Top Ways to Explore Majors and Careers

As the end of the school year draws near, many families forget that summer is the perfect time for students to explore career… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Rhode Island’s 2016 College Commencement Speakers

The 2016 college commencement season is here, and commencement speakers at colleges and universities in Rhode Island are… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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