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RI Parent Pleads to Have Memes Using Son’s Image Taken Down from Internet—RI Parent Pleads to Have Memes Using Son’s…

Chair Calls on RI GOP to Drop Their Subscriptions to the Providence Journal—Chair Calls on RI GOP to Drop Their…

Former RI Tax Preparer Sentenced to 36 Months in Prison for Tax Prep Fraud—Former RI Tax Preparer Sentenced to 36 Months…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - December 2, 2016—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s…

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Dec. 2, 2016—10 Great Things to do in RI This…

Patriots Gronkowski Out for the Season—Patriots Gronkowski Out for the Season

Friday Financial Five – December 2, 2016—Friday Financial Five – December 2, 2016

Finneran: Kanye and Company—Finneran: Kanye and Company

The Cellar: Classic Old World Blends—The Cellar: Classic Old World Blends

Providence-Warwick CVB Announces Gift-A-Day Giveaway for Holidays—Providence-Warwick CVB Announces Gift-A-Day Giveaway for Holidays

 
 
 
 

News

RI Parent Pleads to Have Memes Using Son’s Image Taken Down from Internet

One of the memes of Anderson's son, that he is trying to get taken down after he said they were created unbeknownst to him.

A Providence, Rhode Island resident is asking for help to get a picture of his son being used as a meme taken down from the… Read More

 

Politics

Chair Calls on RI GOP to Drop Their Subscriptions to the Providence Journal

GOP Boycott

In a mass email campaign to Rhode Island Republicans, GOP Chair Brandon Bell is calling on Republicans across the state to… Read More

 

News

Former RI Tax Preparer Sentenced to 36 Months in Prison for Tax Prep Fraud

A former Rhode Island tax return preparer has been sentenced to prison for tax preparation fraud scheme and aggravated… Read More

 

Politics

slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - December 2, 2016

Russ Moore

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

 

News

Robert Whitcomb’s Digital Diary: Clinton, Russian Hackers, and CVS Pressure

Robert Whitcomb

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

 

Sports

Patriots Gronkowski Out for the Season

Rob Gronkowski

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is out for the season with a back injury that he is scheduled to have… Read More

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – December 2, 2016

Candidates get votes by presenting a sometimes impossibly rosy outlook. It’s not popular to talk about worst-case… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Kanye and Company

Dog bites man.  News reports breathlessly inform us that Kanye West has had a psychotic breakdown.  This is… Read More

 

News

Providence Club Using Loophole to Serve Alcohol After-Hours Facing Opposition

Former adult entertainment star Sasha Grey headlined Dusk 2 Dawn's opening in November. Photo: Chang/CreativeCommons

The latest battle over nightclubs in the City of Providence is around an Olneyville club that is open until 4 A.M — but… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: Patriots Gronkowski to Have Back Surgery, Out 8 Weeks

Rob Gronkowski

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is having back surgery on Friday in Los Angeles for a herniated disc… Read More

 

News

Raimondo Administration: Public Profit Over Public Service

Raimondo and Smiley

It is wonderful that folks in business enter public service. Their experience adds to the collection of talents and… Read More

 

News

NEW: Retired Cranston Police Officer Jumps in to Help Florida Trooper Being Attacked

Jeffrey Duclos (Photo: LinkedIn)

A retired Cranston police officer came to the aid of a Florida State Trooper this week, according to reports. The website… Read More

 

News

Private Funding Sought to Save Prospect Terrace Park in Providence

A neighborhood organization is looking to raise over $100,000 in private funds to make Prospect Terrace Park ADA compliant, among other improvements. Photo: CC/Infrogmation

The College Hill Neighborhood Association (CHNA) is looking to raise over $100,000 to help make Prospect Park in Providence… Read More

 

News

Providence Lowers Pension Forecast to 8% - City Treasurer Calls Move “Band-Aid on Shotgun Wound”

City Treasurer Jim Lombardi

The Treasurer for the City of Providence is blasting the Retirement Board's decision Wednesday to lower the city pension… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Rep. Shekarchi: The True Nature of Study Commissions

Rep. Joseph Shekarchi

It is no secret that we live in a time of great division within our state and country.  Too often, opposing viewpoints… Read More

 

Business

Residential Properties Completes Sale of Barrington Home for $2.1 Million

Residential Properties Ltd. has announced the sale of 8 Pheasant Lane in Barrington for $2,100,00, making it the third… Read More

 

News

Pipeline Protesters Chained to TD Bank in Providence Snarl Traffic Wednesday Morning

Protesters who chained themselves to the TD Bank on Westminster Street tied up traffic at the corner of Dorrance on Wednesday… Read More

 

Sports

video: Bullock’s 36 Points Leads PC Past New Hampshire 76-62

Rodney Bullock pours in a career high 36 points to lead PC

Rodney Bullock poured in a career-high 36 points to lead the Providence College Friars to a 76-62 victory over the… Read More

 

Politics

Fecteau: Abolish the Electoral College

Electoral College in NY PHOTO: Thinkprogress.org

Isn’t it about time we abolish the electoral college? This last election is more proof than ever that it serves no… Read More

 

Sports

VIDEO: Mount St. Charles Hockey Coach Belisle Inducted Into US Hockey Hall of Fame

Legendary Mount Saint Charles hockey coach Bill Belisle was inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of… Read More

 

Sports

video: Spieth Reaches 1,000 Career Points, Brown Holds Off St. Francis 81-71

Steven Spieth reaches 1,000 career points.

The Brown Bears have won three straight games, their latest win coming on Wednesday night when they defeated St.… Read More

 

News

Weather Records Today in Providence

Weather records today in Providence-- highs, lows and everything else you need to know.

 

News

Gov. Raimondo’s Chief-of-Staff Smiley Owns Company Fundraising for Elorza

When Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza needs funding from the State of Rhode Island, Brett Smiley is the point person to see in… Read More

 

Sports

SPECIAL REPORT: URI Football’s Losing Legacy and the Threat of Concussion Litigation

The University of Rhode Island football team has had a long history of mediocrity. The team has played for more than 120… Read More

 

News

Nardolillo Wants to Make Standing in State Road Medians Illegal

Rep. Robert

Republican State Representative Robert "Bobby" Nardolillo III announced Tuesday that he is preparing to submit legislation… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Dec. 2, 2016

The first weekend of December brings some exciting events to Rhode Island. 

 

Food

The Cellar: Classic Old World Blends

With all the full-bodied, heavily extracted red wines coming from South America, Australia and, of course, California, I… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Providence-Warwick CVB Announces Gift-A-Day Giveaway for Holidays

The PWCVB is having a gift-a-day giveaway as it promotes its family-friendly events, holiday shopping opportunities and affordable hotel packages

The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau (PWCVB) has announced it is bringing back its popular Gift-a-Day… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI Awarded $6 Million for Early Education

Rhode Island preschool program will receive $6 million from the U.S. Department of Education and Health and Human Services… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: How to Handle Political Backlash

Etiquette questions to Didi Lorillard at NewportManners this week unearthed deeper political issues about how to talk to… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Farmer’s Pasta

This peasant style pasta is a meal in itself. If the marriage of potatoes and pasta leave you wondering, you will become a… Read More

 
 
 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting Dec. 1

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, December 1 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 8 Ways to Organize Your Email Inbox

How many unopened emails are sitting in your inbox? How many do you have that are opened, but still sitting in the box? So… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Rep. Lancia to Host 2nd Annual Hope for the Holidays Event on Dec. 17

State Rep. Robert Lancia

State Rep. Robert Lancia, as well as his wife Maryann, will host the 2nd annual 'Hope for the Holidays,' benefit to… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Providence Retirement Board Medical Sub-Committee Nov. 30

The Providence Retirement Board Medical Sub-Committee will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday November 30 at 9 a.m. The… Read More

 

Public Notices

Invitation to Bid

SEALED PROPOSALS will be received by the Department of CITY CLERK, CITY HALL, PROVIDENCE, RI until 2:15 o'clock P.M. on… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Public Works Meeting Nov. 30

The Committee on Public Works will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, November 30 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI Ranks Near Bottom for Charity

Rhode Island has been ranked as one of the least charitable states in the U.S., according to a recent study done by… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Handling Early Admission Rejection

It's not what you want to see but it just might arrive--how to handle early decision rejections as well as deferrals

For many seniors around the country, early admission returns have begun to roll in. For some, it is a time of exuberance… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Federal Hill’s Gallery Z Hosts Small Picture Show Through Dec. 23

Gallery Z on Federal Hill will host a Small Picture Show through Friday, December 23 with the next reception being held… Read More

 

Public Notices

Invitation to Bid

SEALED PROPOSALS will be received by the Department of CITY CLERK, CITY HALL, PROVIDENCE, RI until 2:15 o'clock P.M. on… Read More

 

Public Notices

Invitation to Bid

SEALED PROPOSALS will be received by the Department of CITY CLERK, CITY HALL, PROVIDENCE, RI until 2:15 o'clock P.M. on… Read More

 

Public Notices

Invitation to Bid

SEALED PROPOSALS will be received by the Department of CITY CLERK, CITY HALL, PROVIDENCE, RI until 2:15 o'clock… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Left Overs

Pie for breakfast feeds gardeners best; surely pumpkin and apple pies are food groups. We keep our strength up. Our… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: Geminid Meteor Shower Mooned Out & Other Celestial Happenings

I can’t believe I’m writing about astronomical events for December already. Where did 2016 go? Time is flying by… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Lincoln’s Hearthside House Set to Celebrate Holiday Season

Lincoln’s Hearthside House Museum will celebrate the holiday season during the month of December with… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Florence Henderson Dies

Florence Henderson - the star on stage and best known for playing Carol Brady on "The Brady Bunch" has died. She was… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - Nov. 25, 2016

The weekend after Thanksgiving and there is plenty to do around Rhode Island to work off all that turkey. 

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - Buy Local Music 2016

Singer-Songwriter Allysen Callery released

Happy Black Friday! Before you go out and spend your hard earned dollars on more junk from across the ocean consider buying… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: This Week at the Movies - November 25, 2016

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

 

Lifestyle

Happy Thanksgiving

It's a day of reflection, of hands grasped and thanks given. Where else but here in this tiny state could a million… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RPM Voices of RI to Perform Annual Advent Concert at Beneficent Church

RPM Voices of RI

RPM Voices of Rhode Island will present their annual advent concert "Messiah Got Soul"at the Beneficent Church on Saturday,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Skating Center Set to Open for Full Winter Season

The Newport Skating Center is on schedule to open at its downtown Newport Yachting Center location for the winter… Read More

 

Health

Women & Infants Files Letter Of Intent For Renovation Of Labor & Delivery Suite

Women & Infants

Women & Infants Hospital filed a letter of intent with the Rhode Island Department of Health for its proposal, "Women… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Speck & Polenta Wraps

Use packaged cooked polenta for this easy appetizer; you will find it in most supermarkets or gourmet stores. Otherwise, make… Read More

 
 
 
 
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