Rendering of the Fairfield Inn by Marriott

New Fairfield Inn to Open in South Kingstown in April of 2019

A Fairfield Inn is coming to South Kingstown. Construction of a new $19 million, 100-room hotel, four-story… Read More


Ahmad announces the new flight

NEW: T.F. Green Announces Direct Flights to Montreal LIVE VIDEO

T.F. Green has announced its newest direct flight route --  to Montreal, Canada. Elected officials and airport… Read More


Larry Merlo, CEO of CVS

CVS, Aetna Merger Approved by Department of Justice

The Department of Justice has granted preliminary approval for CVS Health’s acquisition of Aetna.… Read More


Providence Place -- losing upscale retailer Nordstrom

The Death of the Providence Renaissance

The Providence Renaissance began in the late 1990s — it was a catchphrase for the re-invention and the marketing of the… Read More


UPDATED: Nordstrom to Close Providence Place Mall Store

Retailer — and anchor tenant — Nordstrom at Providence Place Mall is closing after nearly 20 years. … Read More


Guest MINDSETTER™ Mesolella: Imagine a Day Without Water

In our increasingly contentious society, it can be easy to forget that some issues we all care about cut across political and… Read More


50 Greatest Living Rhode Islanders

50 Greatest Living Rhode Islanders - 2018 Version

First compiled in 2016, GoLocal has updated the list of the 50 Greatest Living Rhode Islanders. The list needs updating… Read More


Representative Bob Lancia

Guest MINDSETTER™ Lancia: Taxing the Dead - Can RI Sink Any Lower?

There’s an old saying that nothing is sure but death and taxes.  RI has taken that one step further—by… Read More


Dr. Joseph Izzi Jr.

University Orthopedics Adds Izzi to Orthopedic Care Team

University Orthopedics announced the addition of Joseph Izzi Jr. M.D. to its specialty practice.… Read More


John Taylor of Twin River

Key Twin River Payments to RI Are Falling

Twin River’s claim of “So much. So Close" is looking much more like “Too little. Too Late.” In… Read More


Horowitz: International Climate Report Predicts Dire Consequences Without Accelerated Action

A new report from an international panel of distinguished scientists convened by the United Nations predicts that without… Read More


Jeff Grybowski, CEO Deepwater

RI’s Deepwater Wind Acquired by Danish Energy Company for $510 Million UPDATED

Ørsted, the Danish power company, has entered into an agreement with the D.E. Shaw Group to acquire a 100% equity… Read More


Council President Salvatore

Top Woman Minority Business Leader Criticizes Providence Council President Salvatore

Providence City Council President David Salvatore has drawn the criticism of one of the top business leaders in Rhode Island.… Read More


Brian Hernandez

Rhode Island’s Emerging Leaders — Brian Hernandez

Where is Rhode Island going and who is going to take us there? Well, United Way of Rhode Island and GoLocalProv have teamed… Read More


EDITORIAL: What Happened to the RI GOP Being the Party of Small Business?

Friday night, the room was packed with small business people. Owners of construction companies, software engineers, and… Read More


Smart Benefits: Survey Shows Annual Health Insurance Premiums Up 5%

The 2018 Kaiser Family Foundation Health Benefits Survey, released last week, reveals that annual premiums for… Read More


RI AG Peter Kilmartin and Special Investigator Max Wistow continue to spar.

Kilmartin “Failed to Mind the Store” Says Receiver in St. Joseph Pension Collapse

Make no mistake about it, the federal and state lawsuits against the Diocese of Providence, CharterCare and twelve other… Read More


Fane's Toronto East Charles Street Tower

What is Developer Fane’s Track Record in Toronto?

Located in the Yorkville neighborhood in Toronto, Jason Fane’s 47-story condo building is a big data point -- an… Read More


RIBBA President Lisa Ranglin

PHOTOS: RI Black Business Association Gala Celebration

The Rhode Island Black Business Association Gala attracted hundreds of business and political leaders to celebrate the… Read More


James Worrell

Strategic Retirement Partners’ Worrell Named Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Plan Adviser

Strategic Retirement Partners advisor James Worrell has been named to the 2018 edition of the Financial Times 401 Top… Read More