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Michael Riley: Projo, Elorza and Cianci are all Blind to Reality—Recently the Providence Journal endorsed Jorge Elorza over…

Guest MINDSETTER™ Ken Block Vote YES on Question 3—Rhode Island citizens have every reason to vote…

5 Good Things That Happened To The Patriots This Weekend—Pats relaxed as good things happened for them.

The Scoop: Magaziner Calls Almonte a Liar, Cianci Blasts Harrop’s Elorza Donation, and More—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

GoLocal Interviews Ian Anderson - Jethro Tull Founder Coming to PPAC Next Week—Another in a line of epic rock shows…

Hodgson Blasts Kilmartin For Breaking Crime Lab Promise—Republican candidate for Attorney General candidate Dawson Hodgson…

Simmons to Deliver Lecture for Brown’s Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice Opening—Brown University President Emerita Ruth J. Simmons will…

Russell Moore: Taveras’ Police Department Spin Boomerangs—Maybe at this point lame duck Providence Mayor…

Mattiello and Paiva Weed Say Vote Yes on Question 4 for URI—In a recent commentary in these pages, engineer…

LISTEN: The 15 Most Competitive RI General Assembly Races of 2014—Election Day is two weeks from Tuesday --…

 
 
 

NEW: Elorza Unveils Plan to Clean Up, Sell Providence’s Vacant Properties in First Term

Standing in front of a backdrop of vacant and boarded up homes on Providence's North End, Democratic candidate for Mayor of Providence Jorge Elorza...

Igliozzi Opposes Extending Tax Agreements on Westminster Properties

Councilman John J. Igliozzi (Ward 7) said that he is opposed to an ordinance that will extend tax stabilizations on four properties on Westminster Street.

video: RIDOT Releases Time-Lapse Video Documenting Bridge Replacement at Barton Corner

Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and Michael Lewis, Director of the Rhode Island Department of Transportation, released a time-lapse video showing the $6.4 million replacement of the...

Rep. Williams Fires Back at John Hope Settlement Critics

Representative Anastasia Williams, the Chair of the Board of the beleaguered John Hope Settlement House, has issued a statement in response to criticism about her...

RI SAT Scores On Rise

The Rhode Island SAT scores in reading and mathematics have improved from the previous year in Rhode Island public schools according to the College Board....

Guest MINDSETTER™ Senator Sheehan: The Quasi-Public Corporations Accountability and Transparency Act

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA)

Rhode Island’s quasi-public agencies, such as the RI Airport Corporation, RI Resource Recovery Corporation, RIPTA, the RI Turnpike and Bridge Authority and more...

Community Groups in Providence Blast Withholding by City of Federal Funds

Community groups in Providence are questioning why they have yet to get their federal funding through Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) -- and City Councilors...

Providence PowerPlayer: Fred Ordoñez

Each week, GoLocal shines the spotlight on one individual who is making an impact on Providence. This week, GoLocal sat down executive director of DARE,...

Harrop Found Guilty of Housing Violations

Dr. Dan Harrop, GOP Candidate for Mayor

GoLocalProv has uncovered that Republican Providence Mayoral candidate Dr. Daniel Harrop was found guilty in the early 1990s by the Cambridge Rent Control Board of...

John Hope Settlement House Board Responds to Mismanagement Allegations

Following recent allegations of political and financial misconduct, the board of the John Hope Settlement House -- chaired by Representative Anastasia Williams -- has fired...

Guest MINDSETTER™ Jeffrey Girgenti: Why La Salle Took Down the Photo of Gina Raimondo

I've been seeing my alma mater, La Salle Academy, come under major criticism for removing the photo of gubernatorial candidate, Gina Raimondo, from...

UPDATED: Providence Resident is 4th American with Ebola

Photo source: Facebook

The fourth American to contract the Ebola virus is a Providence resident - Ashoka Mukpo.

NEW: Ebola Infected Rhode Islander to be Treated in Nebraska

Providence resident Ashoka Mukpo, the fourth American to contract the Ebola virus will be treated in Nebraska, according to Rhode Island Department of Health's...

What Fung Needs to Do to Win

With Democrat Gina Raimondo leading Republican Allan Fung by five points in the latest independent public opinion polling, political experts and operatives weigh in on...

Can Buddy Beat the Master Lever?

Vincent Cianci

Providence voters are more likely than those in almost every other community to pull the master lever at the polls, posing yet another potential hurdle...

slides: Master Lever Accounts for 40 Percent of Providence Votes: See the Numbers

See a ward-by-ward breakdown of master lever voting in Providence. 

Blithewold Exceeds $3 Million Campaign Goal

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum has exceeded the $3-million mark in its capital and endowment campaign. The total funds raised for Cultivating the Future: The...

Protect Clean Water Necessary for Good Health and Strong Economy

Two decades ago, Boston Harbor was widely considered the dirtiest harbor in America.

Recent Violence in Providence Raises New Safety Questions

Recent shootings in Providence related to gang violence in the Mt. Hope neighborhood on the East Side over the weekend, and a shoot-out that lead...

Providence Ranked Worst City for People with Disabilities

Providence was ranked the worst city for people with disabilities, according to a study by WalletHub.

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