Ray Rickman

Rickman’s Big View - Call for Immediate Action on the Superman Building

Ray Rickman's weekly video opinion broadcast on GoLocal LIVE -- Rickman's Big View.  Rickman has been one of… Read More


Robert Whitcomb, columnist

Whitcomb: Another Corporate Giveaway Coming? Wet Woes; Newport High Society; New Zoning Approach

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


Obamacare was the hallmark legislation of his Presidency

HealthSource RI’s Long-Term Viability Now in Question After Federal Court Ruling

RI State officials are putting the best face on the future of HealthSource RI after a federal court judge in Texas struck… Read More


R.W. Alley: “Hummel Report’s Failure to Find the Issue”

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


Blackstone Bikeway, PHOTO: Scott Turner

Our Environment: “The Amazing Blackstone” By Scott Turner

With workmates headed to the mall at lunchtime to shop for the holidays, I took the road less traveled to Lonsdale Marsh in… Read More


Firefighter Roy and his daughter Ava

VIDEO: Worcester Firefighter Christopher Roy’s Funeral

Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy’s funeral was held on Saturday morning at St. John’s Catholic Church in… Read More


Governor Raimondo defends Obamacare

Raimondo Issues Statement After Federal Court Judge Strikes Down Obamacare

On Friday a federal court judge issues a decision which strikes down Obamacare. On Saturday Morning Governor Gina Raimondo… Read More


RI Will Lose Out on Millions to Economy as General Electric Misses Jobs Number

In June 2016, Governor Gina Raimondo and a room of VIPs announced at the Providence Public Library that General Electric was… Read More


Marcela Betancur

New RWU Latino Policy Institute Director Betancur on Bringing Community to Table, on LIVE

Marcia Betancur, the newly-named Director of the Latino Policy Institute (LPI) at Roger Williams University, joined… Read More


“Boss of Bosses” Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for International Drug Trafficking Operation

The “boss of bosses,” Juan Valdez was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for leading an international drug… Read More


Raul Figueroa

Fuerza Laboral’s Figueroa on Launch of Healthy Planet Cleaning Cooperative on LIVE

Raul Figueroa with Fuerza Laboral joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on GoLcoal LIVE to talk about the launch of… Read More


Caught in Providence: The Dinner Invite & Eat Carrots

Inspector Nadeau gets a dinner invite and Ziggy is not happy, and the Judge reveals that he once was a smoker, and gives a… Read More


WPRI-12’s Parent Company Settles with Department of Justice Over Price-Fixing Scheme

The Department of Justice announced Friday that it has reached a settlement with Nexstar Media Group Inc.  — the… Read More


Warwick Police Chief McCartney to Retire

Warwick Police Chief Stephen McCartney announced his retirement on Friday. … Read More


Josefina

Cicilline Issues Statement on Passing of Doña Fefa

Josefina "Doña Fefa" Rosario passed away at the age of 90 on Thursday, December 13.… Read More


House Finance Chair Marvin Abney

Raimondo’s “RI Promise” Free College Program’s Effectiveness Questioned by House Finance Chair Abney

Rhode Island House of Representatives Finance Chair Marvin Abney is questioning the initial results from Governor Gina… Read More


VIDEO: Council Overrides Elorza; $300M Fane Tower Moves Forward

The Providence City Council voted on Thursday night to override Mayor Jorge Elorza's veto of the variance for Jason… Read More


RI Foundation awards $53,200 in grants to 8 nonprofits serving LGBTQ Communities

RI Foundation Awards $53,200 in Grants to 8 Nonprofits Serving LGBTQ Communities

The Rhode Island Foundation has awarded $53,200 in grants to eight nonprofit organizations saving the state’s… Read More


Mayor Jorge Elorza

Elorza Lashes Out At Developer Fane and Councilwoman Harris

Just minutes after the City Council overrode Mayor Jorge Elorza's veto, the Mayor issued a blistering attack on both… Read More


Finneran: The Day the World Disappeared

The world disappeared the other day. It was a frightful day. Here’s how it happened………….… Read More