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NEW: North Kingstown Dems Endorse Almonte for Treasurer—The fifty-three members of the North Kingstown Democratic…

TONIGHT: Fund for Community Progress Honors GoLocalProv + ACLU—Recognizing outstanding contributions to the RI community

Deadline for newportFILM’s Ripple Effect Video Contest is Friday—Drawing attention to RI's coastline + waterways

Patriots’ 2014 Schedule Released—Patriots' 2014 Schedule Released

John Perilli: Battle Heats Up to Succeed Fox in House District 4—Keep an eye on this one...

Newport Goes Daffy with Weeklong Daffodil Celebration—Over 250,000 blooming daffodils on display

B’s Dominate Wings, Take Game 3—shut out Detroit 3-0 to take 2-1 series…

Organize + Energize: 4 Ways Getting Organized Will Save You Money—Stop wasting time and money

Dear John: Single Dad - How Do I Handle Daughter’s Adolescence?—How to support your daughter through puberty

State Report: Marijuana Tax + Bill Targets Prostitutes and Pimps—Plus increased sentences for gang crimes

 
 
 
 

News

Chafee Travel Costs RI Thousands in 2013

The Fairmont Le Manoir Richelieu where Chafee stayed in Quebec.

Governor Lincoln Chafee logged in 20 days of travel out of state for official business last year on a busy itinerary that… Read More

 

News

video: Female Student Charges Brown Allowed Rapist Back on Campus Early

On the Brown campus - Lena Sclove, a Brown Student levied a series of series attacks against Brown University… Read More

 

News

slides: Where Did Chafee Travel in 2013?

From remote Quebec to the Windy City, see where Governor Lincoln Chafee spent his 20 days traveling out of state in 2013.

 

Politics

NEW: Chafee Defends 195 Commission Secrecy

Governor Lincoln Chafee issued a statement Thursday, defending the state's secrecy regarding bids from potential… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: North Kingstown Dems Endorse Almonte for Treasurer

The fifty-three members of the North Kingstown Democratic Town Committee voted unanimously to endorse former RI Auditor… Read More

 

Politics

Carol Anne Costa: That’s What He Said

In the push, pull and tussle that is running for and holding political office, temptations exist on many levels. It is not… Read More

 

News

TONIGHT: Fund for Community Progress Honors GoLocalProv + ACLU

The Fund for Community Progress has announced it will honor community leaders—including GoLocalProv—who work to help build… Read More

 

Sports

Patriots’ 2014 Schedule Released

The New England Patriots will open up their 2014 campaign on the road against the Miami Dolphins.

The NFL released its… Read More

 

News

Providence Ranked Worst in State for Recycling

Data released by the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) shows that for 2013, Providence had the lowest… Read More

 

News

slides: Best and Worst Cities and Towns in RI for Recycling

Rhode Island was the first state in the nation to pass mandatory recycling legislation back in 1986.  According to the… Read More

 

News

RI Hospital: Legalizing Med. Marijuana Does Not Increase Youth Use

A Rhode Island Hospital physician has found that legalizing medical marijuana does not increase use among adolescents.

 

Politics

NEW: Would Taveras Support Fung Over Democratic Opponents?

Providence Mayor and Gubernatorial candidate Angel Taveras

Who would Providence Mayor Angel Taveras support in the general election, if he doesn't win the Democratic nomination?

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Sports

video: Bruins Players Roasted on Fallon’s Tonight Show

Boston Bruins players featured in the popular segment "Tonight Show Superlitives" on Jimmy Fallon.

 

Business

NEW: Washington Trust Presents $5K Check to the RI Blood Center

Washington Trust President & COO Edward "Ned" Handy presented a $5,000 check to the Rhode Island Blood Center on behalf of… Read More

 

News

NEW: Salve Regina Announces Graduate Nursing Program with $1M Gift

U.S. Sen. Jack Reed speaking at Salve Regina Wednesday, as part of the announcement of the school's new graduate program in nursing.

Salve Regina officials were joined by U.S. Sen. Jack Reed and university trustee/benefactor Thomas A. Rodgers III in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

TRENDER: Rick Benjamin, Rhode Island Poet Laureate

Who are the Rhode Islanders leading in arts, fashion, food, and style? They're Trenders, and GoLocalProv offers a glimpse… Read More

 

Lifestyle

MUSIC: Alejandro Escovedo Wows at Narrows Center

Austin, Texas was “in the house” last Saturday night at The Narrows Center as Roots Rocker Alejandro Escovedo returned to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Deadline for newportFILM’s Ripple Effect Video Contest is Friday

Submit your film by Friday, April 25.

Aspiring filmmakers looking to participate in newportFILM's Ripple Effect Short Documentary Contest have until this Friday… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI’s Wolf School is Moving to a Higher Level

The Wolf School plays a unique role in educational options in Rhode Island -- and on Thursday April 24, the school… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Cypriot Roasted Peppers

I first had this appetizer in a small tavern in the Island of Cyprus, and the simplicity of the dish was such that I have… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Goes Daffy with Weeklong Daffodil Celebration

Don't miss the spring splendor of daffodils this week throughout Newport.

Newport is celebrating the blooming of its daffodils with family events throughout the city from now until Sunday, April… Read More

 

Food

DON’T MISS: Dining Out For Life to Benefit AIDS Project RI

Restaurants across Rhode Island will be participating in Dining Out for Life, Thursday, April 24, benefitting AIDS Project… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 4 Ways Getting Organized Will Save You Money

Get organized and save money!

If you are disorganized, how much money do you think you are wasting? If you have clutter in your home or office and no… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: Single Dad - How Do I Handle Daughter’s Adolescence?

I am a single dad with a wonderful daughter who is on the verge of entering puberty. Her mom, the greatest woman I’ve ever… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI DEM Offers Ideas for Celebrating Earth Day 2014

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is encouraging Rhode Islanders to celebrate Earth Day -… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Will The New SAT Be Easier? Not Likely…

Wednesday, the Collegeboard released more details and sample questions for the new SAT that is currently in development.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Jazz Legend Greg Abate to Play in New Bedford for YWCA Benefit

Jazz alto sax legend Greg Abate brings his high power quartet to the Wamsutta Club in downtown New Bedford on Wednesday… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Insider: Pedi Nation – Get the Best Pedicure Ever

Be glam sandal-ready with the perfect pedi.

 

Toes have never been more “in” but along with glam sandal-readiness, you need proper foot care too. It goes, dare we… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Jackson Browne to Play PPAC on August 20th

Singer-Songwriter Jackson Browne will visit the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) on Wednesday, August 20th at 7:30… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Fail to Plan? Plan to Fail

Plan and prioritize, and you will prevail.

Over the past 20 years, I have attended continuing education courses that pertain to exercise, human function, movement… Read More