Robert Whitcomb, columnist

Whitcomb: Too High End in Providence? CVS and Health-Care Transformation; Pawtucket’s Future

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

R.W. Alley: “Haunting the Candidates”

R.W. Alley, the award-winning illustrator of Paddington Bear offers his GoLocal weekly political cartoon.… Read More

First Student school bus service returns on Monday.

NEW: First Student School Bus Service to Resume Monday

First Student school bus service in Providence is set to resume on Monday, October 15, announced Mayor Jorge Elorza’s… Read More

Bishop Thomas Tobin

EXCLUSIVE: 89% of Rhode Islanders Believe AG Should Investigate Diocese Over Sexual Abuse

Attorney Generals around the country are launching investigations into the role of the Catholic Church as it relates to… Read More

Tentative agreement reached in week 3 of the strike

BREAKING: Teamsters and First Student Reach Tentative Agreement UPDATED

Just hours after a fire hit the bus yard of First Student, Teamsters Local 251 and First Student have reached a tentative… Read More

Joe Trillo denies the report

Trillo Denies Press Reports About Mattiello Incident 40 Years Ago

Today, Independent candidate for governor Joe Trillo released the following statement regarding a 1975 incident with Nicholas… Read More

PHOTO: RI State Police

Man Charged With Possessing Over 400 Marijuana Plants in Providence

The Rhode Island State Police arrested a man for allegedly possessing over 400 marijuana plants and approximately eight… Read More

Hotel Viking

Newport, 5 Hotels Receive Readers Choice Awards from Condé Nast Traveler

Newport and five lodging properties are listed among the best in the world, according to Condé Nast… Read More

Caught in Providence: A New Title & The Law Abiding Citizen

Judge Caprio is given a new title by a Liberian motorist then the Judge gets angry with a young man who wants to fight all… Read More

Elizabeth Warren

Warren, Markey Urge National Grid to Ensure Locked-Out Workers Help with Merrimack Valley Recovery

U. S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Edward Market are urging National Grid to ensure availability of locked-out gas workers… Read More

Allan Fung is blaming Gina Raimondo for the bus strike

NEW: Fung Blames Raimondo for Not Intervening in Providence Bus Strike

Gubernatorial candidate Allan Fung is blaming Governor Gina Raimondo for to intervening in the Providence Bus Strike.… Read More

First Student is calling for an end to the bus strike

“Enough is Enough” - First Student Calls for Strike to End After Bus Fires

First Student is calling for an end to the bus strike the day after nine buses were damaged or destroyed by fire at the First… Read More

NEW: Teamsters Suspend Picket After Providence School Bus Fires

The Teamsters Local 251 announced Friday that picketing at the First Student bus yard in Providence has been suspended due to… Read More

Fire on Thursday night at First Student bus yard, PHOTO: Reynoldo Almonte

School Bus Strike Explodes — As Much as $750K in Damages from Fire

The bus yard that stores the Providence School buses owned by First Student burst into flames on Thursday night. Six buses… Read More

PC cancels late night madness

NEW: PC Cancels Late Night Madness Following Death of Student

Providence College has canceled its annual Late Night Madness celebration that was scheduled for Saturday night… Read More

Tobin, Wuerl and Pope John Paul II

Bishop Tobin’s Mentor — Cardinal Wuerl Forced to Resign for Ties to Sexual Abuse

On Friday morning, Bishop Thomas Tobin of the Diocese of Providence’s mentor — Cardinal Donald Wuerl has resigned… Read More

News Editor Kate Nagle and Harvard's John Della Volpe

GoLocalProv/Harvard’s Della Volpe Poll: Raimondo Has Modest Lead Over Fung, Trillo Big Factor

RI Democratic Governor Gina Raimondo leads Republican Cranston Mayor Allan Fung by 8 points according to a new poll conducted… Read More

GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle and Harvard's John Della Volpe

POLL: Results of GoLocalProv/Harvard’s Della Volpe Poll - Governor’s Race

On Thursday, Harvard's John Della Volpe joined GoLocal's News Editor Kate Nagle to discuss the latest poll conducted… Read More

Note to Self was held at Moses Brown

PHOTOS: 7 Leading RI Women Take Part in ‘Note to Self’ Event in Providence

Seven leading Rhode Island woman took part in the “Note 2 Self” event on Thursday night at Moses Brown. During… Read More

Cranston Mayor Allan Fung

Fung Announces Plan to Reform RI Training School

Republican gubernatorial candidate Allan Fung is vowing to reform the Rhode Island Training School.… Read More


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