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5,000 Seasonal Employees Poised to File for Unemployment in RI—5,000 Seasonal Employees Poised to File for Unemployment…

Volkswagen Reaches $14.7 Billion Settlement Over Emissions Scandal—Volkswagen Reaches $14.7 Billion Settlement Over Emissions Scandal

Riley: Brexit Slams RI Pension Funds—Riley: Brexit Slams RI Pension Funds

RI Ranks 47th for Patriotism, Is the Ranking Un-American?—RI Ranks 47th for Patriotism, Is the Ranking…

Cianci Foundations Restructured, Merged and Renamed—Cianci Foundations Restructured, Merged and Renamed

Legendary Basketball Coach Pat Summitt Passes Away at 64—Legendary Basketball Coach Pat Summitt Passes Away at…

Providence Mob Boss DeLuca Arrested by FBI in Florida—NEW: Providence Mob Boss DeLuca Arrested by FBI…

Top Shelf Tuesday - June 28, 2016—Top Shelf Tuesday - June 28, 2016

The Scoop - Jones, Mattiello, DeSimone and Slater All in the News—The Scoop - Jones, Mattiello, DeSimone and Slater…

Organize + Energize: 7 Mini Habits to Practice on a Daily Basis—Organize + Energize: 7 Mini Habits to Practice…

 
 
 

RI Ranks 47th for Patriotism, Is the Ranking Un-American?

How did they come up with this study? Do they not know Rhode Island is one of the 13 original colonies? So what if we were...

Cianci Foundations Restructured, Merged and Renamed

Vincent

Dr. Brad Turchetta, Buddy Cianci’s nephew and Chairman of Board of Directors, will announce on Tuesday the formation of the Cianci Educational Foundation....

slides: Providence Mob Boss DeLuca Arrested by FBI in Florida

Longtime mob-boss Robert "Bobby" DeLuca was arrested by the FBI in Florida on Monday.

States With the Safest Drivers

The personal car changed how people live their lives, but driving also causes many injuries and deaths. According to the Centers for Disease Control...

Providence Water Supply Warns Customers of Elevated Lead Levels

Providence Water has warned customers of elevated lead levels in a new brochure.

The Providence Water Supply Board has officially warned customers that it has found elevated levels of lead in drinking water in some homes and buildings...

Rescue 1 Responding: Chapter 3, a Book by Michael Morse

I always thought that a day in the life of a Providence Firefighter assigned to the EMS division would make a great book. One day...

Cicilline Helped Lead House Sit-In; Family Owns Building Tied to Repeated Violence

Cicilline, pictured center back, owns a building that has had repeated ties to violence -- including a shooting this week.

David Cicilline, who helped lead the Democratic sit-in calling for stronger gun control legislation, up until recently was the co-owner of property on Providence&rsquo...

Reduced State Beach Pass Rates Take Effect July 1

Per the Rhode Island FY2017 Budget that was signed on Friday, beach pass rates for parking at Rhode Island state beaches will be reduced effective...

RI ACLU Says Westerly Yacht Club’s Actions Violate “State’s Civil Rights Act & RI Laws”

Steven Brown

Steven Brown, executive director of the ACLU, said in a statement that the Westerly Yacht Club's ban of women violates the Rhode Island Civil...

Ten Things You Need to Know About Frias Versus Mattiello

L to R: Frias, Mattiello are slated to square off in November, barring any last-minute primary challengers.

Speaker of the House Nicholas Mattiello is facing a challenge from Republican Steven Frias in District 15 in Cranston -- and here are ten...

Providence Man Pleads Guilty to Operating Marijuana Grow Facilities

In a case that GoLocalProv first reported, Richard Yang, 36, of Providence has pleaded guilty in federal court in Providence to participating in conspiracies to operate...

80-Year-Old With Handicapped Plate Gets $600 Ticket on Thayer Street

A retired dentist and octogenarian told GoLocal he visited Thayer Street one day recently - and drove away with $600 in tickets. Photo: Flickr/Femia

An 80 year old Rhode Island resident said that he recently received tickets totaling $600 after parking on on Thayer Street one day — despite having a...

Bob Whitcomb’s Digital Diary

Bob Whitcomb

Introducing Bob Whitcomb's Digital Diary - a new weekly feature on GoLocalProv.

Editorial: Panhandling - We Can Do Better

Panhandling is exploding in Providence and the causes and potential solutions are complicated.  The impact is profound - it is a negative experience for...

Former Providence Police Chief Esserman Gets No-Confidence Vote in New Haven

Former Providence Police Chief Dean

Former Providence Police Chief Dean Esserman was voted to move forward with a no-confidence vote by the New Haven Police Union this month, where he...

video: VIDEO: Vehicle Break-In on East Side Caught on Tape

GoLocal has received a copy of a video of a break-in on the East Side of Providence. The vehicle break-in in Elmgrove/Wingate area was...

Does Providence Have an Ethics Problem?

Buddy Cianci on the steps of the Federal Court House during his trial

The majority of the high profile political ethics lapses and violations emerging this year across Rhode Island seem to be overwhelmingly tied to elected officials...

Fox, Neuman Out at Raimondo’s Office; Cruise, Raia Take Over Positions

Staff shake-ups in Raimondo's office --see who.

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo's Communications Director Joy Fox and Chief of Staff Stephen Neuman are out, GoLocal has learned. 

Rhode Island Ranks Among Best in U.S. for Teen Drivers

Rhode Island ranks as the 9th best state in the country for teen drivers, according to a recent study done by WalletHub. 

Is John Hope Settlement House Doomed?

The John Hope Settlement House (JHSH) in Providence took another blow this budget season when it was denied state and city funding for the upcoming...

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