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Training Camp Talk: Stocks Rising & Falling—The Patriots have completed four full days of…

Revs Topped By Late Crew Goal, Drop 8th Straight—An 84th minute goal by Ethan Finlay of…

20 Things Most Rhode Islanders Have Experienced—What makes Rhode Island unique? It is the…

Fit for Life: Want to Lose Weight? Ready, Set, GO!—There really are only 3 ways to lose…

John Rooke - Thinking Out Loud—JR's column on the sports stories and personalities…

RI Beauty Insider: Nautical Chic - The Breton T-shirt—Striped cabanas and awnings have always been evocative…

Urban Gardener: Glory Days—Urban gardeners rejoice as their gardens leap and…

Clark University Study Finds LGB Parents and Their Children Functioning Well—Clark University Study Finds LGB Parents and Their…

Report: Hendricken’s Mazzulla Offered Hoops Scholarship to BC—Report: Hendricken's Mazzulla Offered Hoops Scholarship to BC

RI Earns F Grade for Small Business Friendliness—NEW: RI Earns F Grade for Small Business…

 
 
 
 

Sports

Training Camp Talk: Stocks Rising & Falling

The Patriots have completed four full days of 2014 Training Camp at Gillette Stadium. On Saturday and Sunday, the Patriots… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Topped By Late Crew Goal, Drop 8th Straight

An 84th minute goal by Ethan Finlay of the Columbus Crew was the deciding factor as the New England Revolution dropped their… Read More

 

News

Questions Buddy Cianci Must Answer to be Providence’s Next Mayor

Buddy III.  Buddy 3.0. Whatever term is being used for former Providence Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci's look for a… Read More

 

Sports

John Rooke - Thinking Out Loud

Thinking out loud…while wondering if it’s possible to perfect the ballpark wiener…

 

News

Clark University Study Finds LGB Parents and Their Children Functioning Well

Clark University associate professor of psychology Abbie E. Goldberg has published a new report that finds… Read More

 

High School Sports

Report: Hendricken’s Mazzulla Offered Hoops Scholarship to BC

Justin Mazzulla (left) working out with his brother Joe.

Hendricken rising sophomore Justin Mazzulla has been offered a basketball scholarship to Boston College, according to Zack… Read More

 

Business

slides: RI Earns F Grade for Small Business Friendliness

Graphic created by The Economist

Rhode Island has been given a big fat "F" for small business friendliness, courtesy of new state-by-state rankings… Read More

 

News

Fung, Taveras Leasing Campaign Headquarters from 195 Bidder Carpionato

The redevelopment of 195 is moving forward -- and one of the bidders leases campaign space to two gubernatorial candidates.

The Carpionato Group, which is one of the bidders for developing the 195 land, currently leases campaign headquarters space… Read More

 

News

Chafee Nominates 2 Council Chairs to Board of Education

Governor Lincoln D. Chafee has nominated Michael Bernstein as Chairman of the Rhode Island Board of Education – Council… Read More

 

Politics

video: Kwan Pushes Pell’s Women’s Equality Agenda in New TV Ad

Clay Pell's campaign has released a new TV ad, and the Democratic candidate for Governor makes his pitch as the… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: McKee Launches Online Petition for Investigation into 38 Studios

Dan McKee, a Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor, has announced the launch of an online petition calling for and… Read More

 

Politics

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

Hot this week: Newport, Rhode Island's #1 ranked community

Every Friday, Dan Lawlor breaks down who's rising and who's falling in the world of Rhode Island politics. Check out… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: The Rockets’ Red Glare

Pity Israel. Rockets rain down on her people.

 

Sports

From RI to Worcester to Lithuania, Baron Faces Uphill Battle to NBA Dream

Billy Baron returned to Bishop Hendricken Thursday as a featured speaker at Hawks’ basketball coach Jamal Gomes’… Read More

 

News

RI Pension Fund Underperformed Market by $800 Million in FY14

Raimondo, who is running for Governor will need to explain the performance

Rhode Island's $8 billion pension fund posted a gain of 15.12% for Fiscal Year 2014, which Forbes columnist and SEC… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 20 Things Most Rhode Islanders Have Experienced

What makes Rhode Island unique? It is the places, the people and the oh so Rhode Island experiences.  We all love the #1… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Want to Lose Weight? Ready, Set, GO!

There really are only 3 ways to lose weight:  No, it’s not as easy as 1-2-3, because it also takes both mental and… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Insider: Nautical Chic - The Breton T-shirt

Striped cabanas and awnings have always been evocative of a seaside summer and the most iconic of stripes is the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Urban Gardener: Glory Days

Photo credit: Leonard Moorehead

Urban gardeners rejoice as their gardens leap and bound into the glory days of summer. Hot long sunny days nourish gardens… Read More

 

Health

NEW: RI Medicare Non-Profit Receives $53.4 Million Federal Contract

Healthcentric Advisors, Medicare Rhode Island's Quality Improvement Organization, has been awarded a 5-year, $53.4… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - July 25, 2014

Beck Photo credit: Peter Hapak

The Newport Folk Festival is the hottest ticket in town this weekend; it’s clearly the concert event of the year. … Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: For the Love of Cabernet (Franc)

Saget Chinon

One of my favorite grape varietals is Cabernet Franc. If you haven’t tasted a Cabernet Franc before you are so missing… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: Why URI Providence?

URI's Feinstein Campus in downtown Providence.

The University of Rhode Island Feinstein Providence Campus and College of Continuing Education is conveniently located in the… Read More

 

Food

Gracie’s Executive Chef Matthew Varga Featured in Art Culinaire

Executive Chef Matthew Varga

Executive Chef Matthew Varga of Gracie’s was featured in the current issue of Art Culinaire: The International Magazine… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Providence College Ranked RI’s Biggest Party School

Providence College is the biggest party school in Rhode Island, according to the latest data from College Prowler.

 

Lifestyle

See Rhode Island in “50 States of Legos”

Canadian photographer and Lego creative genius Jeff Friesen has created a "50 States of LEGO" series, taking state… Read More

 

Health

NEW: Whole Foods Recall

Whole Foods Market has recalled made-in-store items prepared with organic and conventional stone fruit, including peaches,… Read More

 

Food

slides: Rhode Island’s Top 5 Raw Bars

When the summer gets to its hottest days, our desire to cook--or eat cooked food--greatly diminishes. We want raw or lightly… Read More

 

Lifestyle

newportFILM and Newport Folk to Present Two Music Documentaries

The Ballad of Shovels And Rope

newportFILM and Newport Folk will host a viewing of two music documentaries this weekend. The films are Heartworn Highways… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Miss Rhode Island Teen Competes for Miss Teen USA

Gabriella Maggiacomo

Gabriella Maggiacomo, recent winner of Miss Rhode Island Teen USA, will compete next weekend for the title of Miss Teen USA… Read More