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Riley: Caprio Track Record Good, Seth Magaziner Claims Questioned—Riley: Caprio Track Record Good, Seth Magaziner Claims…

Guest MINDSETTER™ David Segal - Who Really Destroyed Rhode Island’s Economy?—Angel’s not a bad guy. He’s not exactly…

Horowitz: News Literacy: An Essential Skill in the Age of the Internet—Horowitz: News Literacy: An Essential Skill in the…

Newport Folk Preview – Five “Don’t Miss” Acts—The Newport Folk Festival is finally here and…

NEW: Fruits Sold in RI Recalled by California Packing Company—NEW: Fruits Sold in RI Recalled by California…

Russell Moore: Anybody But Cianci?—Russell Moore: Anybody But Cianci?

Angiulo: Non-Violent Drug Offenders May See Federal Prison Stays Shortened—Angiulo: Non-Violent Drug Offenders May See Federal Prison…

LISTEN: Smiley’s Firm Responsible for Million Dollar Reporting Error—Democratic candidate for Mayor of Providence Brett Smiley's…

Smart Benefits: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Fee Due July 31—The Affordable Care Act created the Patient-Centered Outcomes…

College Admissions: 6 Ways To Ace The College Interview—Summer and fall are popular college interview times…

 
 
 
 

News

Fung Supported Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants as Cranston Councilman

Allan Fung

Allan Fung's support of the Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride while serving on the Cranston City Council has sent ripples… Read More

 

News

Coming Wednesday: Rhode Island’s Best Communities 2014

What's the best community in Rhode Island? What is the best place in Rhode Island to live, whether you're a young… Read More

 

Politics

Riley: Caprio Track Record Good, Seth Magaziner Claims Questioned

The 2014 Rhode Island Treasurer race analysis continues with this edition, which is devoted to each of the three candidates… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ David Segal - Who Really Destroyed Rhode Island’s Economy?

David Segal

Angel’s not a bad guy.  He’s not exactly an angel, either.   (I’m not actively supporting him or… Read More

 

Politics

Horowitz: News Literacy: An Essential Skill in the Age of the Internet

In today’s bottom-up, democratic, Wild West of media, citizens must be their own discerners of fact. 

 

Politics

Fung Reports Strongest Quarter to Date Raising $136,000

The Fung for Governor Campaign has announced that Cranston Mayor Allan Fung - the endorsed Republican candidate for Governor… Read More

 

News

Smiley’s Firm Responsible for Million Dollar Reporting Error

Brett Smiley

Democratic candidate for Mayor of Providence Brett Smiley's consulting firm, The CFO Consulting Group, was responsible… Read More

 

Politics

slides: Could Taveras Have Improved Providence’s 9.5% Unemployment?  5 Ways He Could Have Grown Jobs

The Gina Raimondo attack ad on Angel Taveras blames him for Providence's high unemployment during his tenure. In response… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™: Erlin Rogel - Providence Needs More than Just A Buddy

I thought about naming this reflection “Battered City Syndrome” and decided against it.  Though,… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: Kennedy Donated to Pell, Raimondo, Not Taveras

Patrick Kennedy

Former U.S. Congressman Patrick Kennedy has given campaign contributions to Rhode Island gubernatorial candidates General… Read More

 

Business

Guest MINDSETTER™ William Aitken - Economic CPR for Rhode Island

William Aitken

As a young, native-Rhode Islander and recent college graduate with abusiness degree from the University of Rhode Island, I… Read More

 

Politics

Russell Moore: Anybody But Cianci?

I noticed that faux mayoral candidate Lorne Adrain got some good press last week when he dropped out of the race for Mayor of… Read More

 

Politics

Does RI Media Cover the State House?

A new report from PEW Research report shows that RI media cover the media fairly well in proportion to the State's… Read More

 

News

Angiulo: Non-Violent Drug Offenders May See Federal Prison Stays Shortened

The war on drugs has been going on for years. During that time lengthy prison sentences, often longer than the minimum… Read More

 

News

LISTEN: Smiley’s Firm Responsible for Million Dollar Reporting Error

Democratic candidate for Mayor of Providence Brett Smiley's consulting firm, The CFO Consulting Group, was responsible… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Folk Preview – Five “Don’t Miss” Acts

Courtesy of Newport Folk Festival

The Newport Folk Festival is finally here and for those lucky enough to have a ticket, the hardest part of the weekend is… Read More

 

Health

NEW: Fruits Sold in RI Recalled by California Packing Company

Wanowna Packing Co., in consultation with the FDA, is recalling plums, nectarines, peaches, and other fruits that have been… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 6 Ways To Ace The College Interview

Make sure the college interview goes your way... ace it with these 6 tips.

Summer and fall are popular college interview times for rising seniors, but before you head off to campus there are some… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Newport Antiques Show: Objects that Shaped Rhode Island History

King’s Cup Trophy by Tiffany & Co., 1908

The Rhode Island Historical Society and the Newport Historical Society—sister organizations with a common origin in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: What Rhode Islanders Used to Do in the Summer

GoLocalProv has compiled a list of nostalgic Rhode Island summer traditions.

 

Lifestyle

slides: newportFILM’s Summer Lineup

newportFILM has a fantastic summer lineup.

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Life Is a Marathon Not a Sprint

A majority of what I consider my job description to be is to motivate people. It’s not only the technical part of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Urban Gardener: Small Fruits, Big Rewards

photo credit: Jack Hartwein-Sanchez

Urban gardeners often debate the relative merits of what to plant in an urban setting. Our community gardens and confined… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - July 18, 2014

Barenaked Ladies

We've reached the height of the summer concert season. This week we highlight some big shows in some big venues. Read on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RISD Alum Awarded Sundance Institute Grant

RaMell Ross

RaMell Ross, RISD grad and local filmmaker, has received a Production/Post Production Grant from the Sundance Institute to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Crosby, Stills, and Nash Rock Out at PPAC

Crosby, Stills, and Nash performed before a sold-out crowd at The Providence Performing Arts Center on Tuesday. David Crosby,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI Black Heritage Society to Present Exhibit at John Brown House Museum

The Rhode Island Black Heritage Society will host a photo exhibit, Many Faces, at the John Brown House Museum in Providence.

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Could Text Messaging Make Us Better Parents?

If you received a text message reminding you to read to your baby or suggesting a game to play with your toddler, might it… Read More

 

Food

The Shop Brings Artisan Coffee + Pastries to Providence’s Fox Point

Along with the opening of Tallulah’s Taqueria on Ives Street, the arrival of The Shop, an innovative artisan… Read More

 

Food

Dunkin Donuts & Baskin Robbins Donates $20K to Feed Kids in Newport

(L-R): Michael Mahon, Field Marketing Manager, Dunkin’ Donuts; Andrew Schiff, Chief Executive Officer, Rhode Island Community Food Bank; Joe Prazeres, Dunkin’ Donuts Franchisee; and Tim Henson, Operations Director, Dunkin’ Donuts.

The Rhode Island Community Food Bank has received a 20,000 grant from The Dunkin' Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community… Read More