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Rhode Island Foundation to Offer $25,000 Grants to Composers—The Rhode Island Foundation will offer MacColl Johnson…

Sojourner House Safety and Financial Issues - See the Breakdown—Sojourner House Safety and Financial Issues - See…

NEW: Mollis Questions McKee’s 38 Studios Connections—Secretary of State Ralph Mollis has issued the…

Carol Anne Costa: Say it Isn’t So, Renee—Costa: Say it Isn't So, Renee

LISTEN: Investigation: Convicted Sex Offender Lives Near Home for Battered Women—A home for battered women in Woonsocket is…

NEW: Red Sox Trade Lester, Gomes for Home Run King Yoenis Cespedes—NEW: Red Sox Trade Lester, Gomes for Home…

Worcester Art Museum Announces Free Admission During August—To celebrate the last month of summer, the…

Gregg Allman Coming to Newport Aug 10 – Talks to GoLocal—A true music legend, and one of the…

31st Annual Black Ships Festival Gala—The Japan-America Society and Black Ships Festival of…

BankRI Launches Seven Week Food Drive—Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) will host a 7-week…

 
 
 
 

News

INVESTIGATION: Convicted Sex Offender Lives Near Home for Battered Women

A home for battered women in Woonsocket is located just a few doors down the street from a convicted sex offender who… Read More

 

News

slides: Sojourner House Safety and Financial Issues - See the Breakdown

A shelter and home for abused women in Woonsocket are located near a number of sex offenders.

 

Politics

NEW: Mollis Questions McKee’s 38 Studios Connections

Ralph Mollis

Secretary of State Ralph Mollis has issued the following statement in response to Democratic candidate for Lieutenant… Read More

 

News

McKee Criticizes Campaign Finance Laws for Creating “Uneven Playing Field”

Cumberland Mayor and Lt. Governor candidate Daniel McKee.

Cumberland Mayor and Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor Daniel McKee has blasted Rhode Island campaign finance law… Read More

 

Politics

Carol Anne Costa: Say it Isn’t So, Renee

Congresswoman Ellmers

Every so often, one can be channel surfing the news and catch a snip-it of a story that makes the ears perk up and ask,… Read More

 

News

LISTEN: Investigation: Convicted Sex Offender Lives Near Home for Battered Women

A home for battered women in Woonsocket is located just a few doors down the street from a convicted sex offender who… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: Red Sox Trade Lester, Gomes for Home Run King Yoenis Cespedes

The Red Sox have traded pitcher Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes to the Oakland Athletics for outfielder Yoenis… Read More

 

News

Should Elizabeth Warren Run for President in 2016?

There has been much speculation as of late in regards to Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren and whether or not she will… Read More

 

Politics

Marrocco: Federal Hill Residents Racists, Says Taveras Should “Run Back to the D.R.”

Marrocco (seated, right) and attorney Peter Petrarca

Federal Hill business owner Gianfranco Marrocco says his neighbors are "racists" and Providence Mayor Angel Taveras "should… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Snap The Skid, Win 3-0 Over Colorado

The New England Revolution took the field at Gillette Stadium on Wednesday night looking to end an eight-game losing streak.… Read More

 

News

Unpaid Providence Police Detail Up 50% to Nearly $2 Million

The City of Providence is currently owed $1.9 million in unpaid police detail, up from $1.3 million as GoLocal reported in… Read More

 

Politics

Block Calls for End of Political Corruption in Rhode Island

Ken Block

Republican candidate for Governor Ken Block has called for an end to the political corruption in Rhode Island.

 

Politics

NEW: Smiley Unveils Good Government Plan; Receives Roberts’ Endorsement

Brett Smiley and Lt. Governor Roberts

Democratic candidate for Mayor Brett Smiley has unveiled his 7-point "Good Government Plan".

 

Politics

NEW: Fung Calls on Chafee to Rescind Caprio Beach Contract

Allan Fung

Cranston Mayor and Republican candidate for Governor, Allan Fung, has asked Governor Lincoln Chafee to cancel the contract… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: RI GOP Calls for Palumbo to Step Down

Peter Palumbo

Rhode Island Republicans have asked for State Representative Peter Palumbo to step down from his race for re-election while… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Rhode Island Foundation to Offer $25,000 Grants to Composers

The What Cheer? Brigade

The Rhode Island Foundation will offer MacColl Johnson Fellowships to three-state based composers to devote a year to their… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Worcester Art Museum Announces Free Admission During August

To celebrate the last month of summer, the Worcester Art Museum is offering free general admission throughout the month of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Gregg Allman Coming to Newport Aug 10 – Talks to GoLocal

Gregg Allman

A true music legend, and one of the most famous “Brothers” in Rock and Roll history is coming to town. Next… Read More

 

Lifestyle

31st Annual Black Ships Festival Gala

From left to right, Mayor of Newport Harry Winthrop and Mrs. Winthrop, Brigadier General and Mrs. Charles E. Petrarca, Jr., Rear Admiral and Mrs. Gardner Howe, III, President and CEO of Toray Plastics (America), Inc. & Mrs. Michael Brandmeier, Honorary Gala Chairperson Senator M. Teresa Paiva Weed, and President of the Japan-America Society and Mrs. Spencer W. Viner.

The Japan-America Society and Black Ships Festival of Rhode Island hosted the Annual Black Ships Gala on Saturday, July 19th… Read More

 

Food

BankRI Launches Seven Week Food Drive

Bank Rhode Island (BankRI) will host a 7-week food drive in each of its 19 branches across the state to support local food… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: High Stakes Testing & Common Core Debate

Now more than ever, a high school diploma is critical to finding gainful employment, whether a student continues on to… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

slides: Angela Moore Fashion Show and Champagne Brunch Debuts at Rosecliff

Carolyn Van Petten

To celebrate the 375th anniversary of Newport, the Preservation Society of Newport County and designer Angela Moore partnered… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Beck Brings Down the House at PPAC

Rick Farrell of Mojo Photography in Riverside was at the Providence Performing Arts Center to see Beck and to give… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Muhammara Syrian Dip

Muhammara Syrian Dip

Muhammara is one of the most popular mezze dishes and one of the most distinct flavored.

 

Lifestyle

10 “Accurate” Rhode Island Stereotypes

movoto.com

Movoto Real Estate's blog team is at it again, this time making a list of "10 Rhode Island Stereotypes That Are… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes—July 29

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

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Organize Your Car in 5 Easy Steps

What do you have in your car right now? Are you embarrassed to have people sit in your car? Do you throw everything in the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Newport Folk Festival Rocks the Fort

John Reilly & Friends Photo credit: Rick Farrell

This year’s Newport Folk Festival was an unqualified success. The NFF once again stretched the boundaries of the Folk… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: She Wants Him To Have An Affair

Dear John, I'm a middle-aged woman who is married to a very handsome and charismatic man. We have no children and a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Queen Rules Mohegan Sun

Photo credit: Diane Pontious

Last Friday night, Queen rocked Mohegan Sun for their second sold-out show this month. Featuring American Idol star Adam… Read More