Governor Gina Raimondo

National Grid Shuts Off Natural Gas to 7,100: State of Emergency Declared, 1,000 Workers Deployed

National Grid has suspended service to roughly 7,100 natural gas customers on Aquidneck Island - including 6,800 in Newport -… Read More


Trump supporter wearing Trump MAGA hat at Warwick, RI rally.

Trinity Rep. Actor Says Wearing MAGA Hat Is Akin to Wearing a Confederate Flag or Klan Hood

Long-time Trinity actor Joe Wilson, Jr. is criticizing those who wear a “Make America Great Again” hat,… Read More


Raimondo make announcement at Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast

Raimondo Announces No Student Hungry Initiative During MLK Jr. Address

Governor Gina Raimondo announced the No Student Hungry initiative during her annual address at the Minister’s Alliance… Read More


Martin Luther King Jr.

Horowitz: Martin Luther King Challenged America to Live Up to its Ideals

His biographer Taylor Branch, called Martin Luther King, “a new founding father.”  That is because… Read More


Tom Brady

Seven Amazing Tom Brady Statistics

Tom Brady has done it again -- and he has done what no NFL quarterback has done before. In two weeks, he will play in his… Read More


RI ranks 24th

RI Trails Most of New England in Developing Patents and Local Colleges Lag Their Peers

Rhode Island is quite average for developing patents per capita in America -- ranked 24th in the country, but in New England,… Read More


Helena Harris

Newport Interactive Marketing to Host Lecture on Podcasting

Newport Interactive Marketing will host a lecture on podcasting featuring Helena Harris.… Read More


Gas prices drop four cents

RI Gas Prices Drop 4 Cents from Last Week

Rhode Island gas prices dropped four cents from last week, according to AAA Northeast. Gas prices are already ten… Read More


National Grid

More Than 500 Newport Residents Without Heat Due to Low Gas Pressure, Says National Grid

National Grid says that more than 500 Newport residents between Thames Street and Bellevue Avenue are without gas heat due to… Read More


Providence City Officials urge caution during cold weather.

Providence Residents Urged to Use Caution During Cold Weather Conditions

Providence City Officials are urging residents to use caution during cold weather conditions.… Read More


Providence ranked 108th best city for jobs

Providence Ranked 108th Best City for Jobs, Says New Study

Looking for a new job in Providence to start off 2019?  Providence is ranked as the 108th out of 182 ranked cities… Read More


Rex Burkhead scores game winning touchdown for Patriots

Patriots Advance to 3rd Straight Super Bowl With 37-31 OT Win Over Chiefs

Rex Burkhead dove into the endzone from two yards out in overtime to give the New England Patriots a 37-31 win over… Read More


RI Business Group Works to Increase Diversity

The Rhode Island chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) has embarked on a campaign to increase the… Read More


Dr. Ed Iannuccilli, Columnist

Iannuccilli: A Surprise in the Bowling Alley

I was introduced to bowling when growing up in the Mt. Pleasant neighborhood of Providence.  A friend, who was a… Read More


Smart Benefits: Offering Competitive Compensation? Find Out

The start of a new year often marks a time when employees set personal and professional goals for themselves. … Read More


The Friars missed 11 free throws and lost the game by 11 points.

Missed Free Throws, Shooting Woes Cost PC in 79-68 Loss to #15 Marquette

The Providence College Friars shot just 52% from the free throw line and 21% from three en route to a 79-68 loss to… Read More


Robert Whitcomb, columnist

Whitcomb: Broken Brexit, Continued; Wisdom From Walls; Adding Coastal Space; “Hamster’s’’ Crisis

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


President Donald Trump's speech from the White House

VIDEO: Langevin and Cicilline Reject Trump’s Proposal on Ending the Shutdown

On Saturday night, President Donald Trump offered a new plan to end the government shutdown. Trump in a White House video… Read More


Peter Farrelly and his movie The Green Book is nominated

RI’s Farrelly Receives Oscar Nomination for Best Picture

Rhode Island’s Peter Farrelly received an Oscar nomination for his movie "The Green Book." The nomination comes a… Read More


Kent Hospital’s Breast Health Center receives national accreditation

Kent Hospital’s Breast Health Center Receives National Accreditation

The Breast Health Center at Kent Hospital has been granted a three-year, full accreditation designation by the… Read More


Sorbet and others are in need of loving homes

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - January 22, 2019

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.… Read More


Brandy Culp

Linden Place to Host Lecture on Ties Between RI, Charleston & West Indies

Linden Place Mansion is set to host a lecture focused on the ties between Charleston, South Carolina, Rhode Island, and… Read More


Night Into Day: In this final solo exhibit, Marjorie Hellman

ArtProv Gallery Closing —  Jewelry District Mainstay

ArtProv Gallery — one of Providence’s top art studios and galleries has announced it is closing. The loss of the… Read More


Chelsea Graham

Thundermist Health Center Adds Doctors Graham & Macfarlan

Thundermist Health Center has announced the additions of doctors Chelsea Graham and Joline Macfarlan.… Read More


Asher Schofield, Frog and Toad

Frog & Toad’s Schofield Details Store’s Growth from East Side to West End

Asher Schofield, the owner of local gift shop Frog and Toad, talks with GoLocalProv’s Laura Afonso about the… Read More


Fit for Life: Reach your Full Potential in 2019

{image_1}So here we are, almost 3 weeks into 2019, and my question is: Have you chipped away, or accomplished any of your… Read More


Josh Short

Wilbury Theatre Offers Free Admission for Government Workers Affected by Shutdown

The Wilbury Theatre Group is offering free admission to government employees affected by the shutdown. The offer… Read More


RXBAR Kids Apple Cinnamon is one of the bars recalled.

RI Health Warns Consumer: RXBAR Recalls Certain Bars Due to Potentially Undeclared Peanuts

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is warning consumers that RXBAR is recalling certain varieties of bars because… Read More


Head to Quidnessett Country Club for the Bridal Show

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - January 18, 2019

A busy January weekend in Rhode Island with events for all ages.  This weekend’s events include the Fiber… Read More


Bryce McGillivry, Fifth & Ninth

Fifth & Ninth’s Reels Gives Sneak Peak at “Nudes Collection” on LIVE

When it comes to women’s fashion, Creative Director Bryce Reels is a leading Rhode Islander with her accessories… Read More


Cassandra Rochefort, Glistening Goddess

Glistening Goddess’ Rochefort Highlights Their Recent Expansion on LIVE

With the growing popularity of sunless tans, Cassandra Rochefort, owner of Glistening Goddess talks with GoLocalProv’s… Read More


Darrell West is speaking on Saturday as part of the Newport Winter Speaker Series

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - January 18, 2019

A busy January weekend in Newport features events for people of all ages. … Read More


Ryan Mancini

Twin Oaks’ Mancini Highlights New Menu Items on LIVE

Executive Chef Ryan Mancini talks with GoLocalProv’s Laura Afonso about Rhode Island staple, Twin Oaks. Located in… Read More


Jaimie Puckett

Eataly Boston’s Puckett Talks Fine Wine on LIVE

Sommelier and beverage manager at Boston’s Eataly, Jaimie Puckett shares her expertise on wine with… Read More


Nicole Tracz Black Tie Cookies

Black Tie Cookies’ Tracz Talks Award-Winning Specialty Cookies on LIVE

Nicole Tracz, owner of  Black Tie Cookies talks with GoLocalProv’s Laura Afonso about her… Read More


Laura's Bar and Grill hosts their one year anniversary on Thursday

Laura’s Bar & Grill’s Maynard Previews One Year Anniversary Celebration on LIVE

Jess Maynard of Laura’s Bar & Grill in Smithfield, RI talks with GoLocalProv’s Laura Afonso about how a… Read More


White Horse Tavern highlighted among restaurants in Newport.

Newport Named One of Best Foodie Towns in U.S.

Newport has been named one of the best foodie cities in the country.… Read More


Edgar Allan Poe

Work of Edgar Allan Poe to be Featured at Providence Athenæum

The works of Edgar Allan Poe will be featured in a new exhibition put on by the Providence Athenæum. The exhibition… Read More


Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Pasteis De Nata

Time ago while in Lisbon I had a chance to try these lovely custard-filled delicacies that truly excited my palate. These… Read More


Dr. Eric Berthiaume

University Gastroenterology Names Berthiaume New President

University Gastroenterology has named Dr. Eric Berthiaume as its new President.… Read More


RI Spirits set to open in Pawtucket PHOTO: Facebook

New Distillery, RI Spirits, Set to Open in Pawtucket

A new distillery is set to open in Pawtucket. RI Spirits, located at 59 Blackstone Avenue in Pawtucket, will open for… Read More


HopeHealth Visiting Nurse receives national award PHOTO: Facebook

Providence’s HopeHealth Receives National Award for Home Care Excellence

Providence-based HopeHealth Visiting Nurse has been awarded Home Health Quality Improvement’s (HHQI) Cardio… Read More


Sorbet and others are in need of loving homes

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - January 15, 2019

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.… Read More


Guest MINDSETTER™ Creamer: New Alzheimer’s Act Allows Effective Public Health Interventions

The Alzheimer’s Association estimates there are more than five million Americans living with Alzheimer’s disease… Read More



Governor Gina Raimondo

National Grid Shuts Off Natural Gas to 7,100: State of Emergency Declared, 1,000 Workers Deployed

National Grid has suspended service to roughly 7,100 natural gas customers on Aquidneck Island - including 6,800 in Newport -… Read More


Peter Farrelly and his movie The Green Book is nominated

RI’s Farrelly Receives Oscar Nomination for Best Picture

Rhode Island’s Peter Farrelly received an Oscar nomination for his movie "The Green Book." The nomination comes a… Read More


Trump supporter wearing Trump MAGA hat at Warwick, RI rally.

Trinity Rep. Actor Says Wearing MAGA Hat Is Akin to Wearing a Confederate Flag or Klan Hood

Long-time Trinity actor Joe Wilson, Jr. is criticizing those who wear a “Make America Great Again” hat,… Read More


Raimondo make announcement at Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast

Raimondo Announces No Student Hungry Initiative During MLK Jr. Address

Governor Gina Raimondo announced the No Student Hungry initiative during her annual address at the Minister’s Alliance… Read More


Martin Luther King Jr.

Horowitz: Martin Luther King Challenged America to Live Up to its Ideals

His biographer Taylor Branch, called Martin Luther King, “a new founding father.”  That is because… Read More


Tom Brady

Seven Amazing Tom Brady Statistics

Tom Brady has done it again -- and he has done what no NFL quarterback has done before. In two weeks, he will play in his… Read More


RI ranks 24th

RI Trails Most of New England in Developing Patents and Local Colleges Lag Their Peers

Rhode Island is quite average for developing patents per capita in America -- ranked 24th in the country, but in New England,… Read More


Kent Hospital’s Breast Health Center receives national accreditation

Kent Hospital’s Breast Health Center Receives National Accreditation

The Breast Health Center at Kent Hospital has been granted a three-year, full accreditation designation by the… Read More


Sorbet and others are in need of loving homes

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - January 22, 2019

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.… Read More


Helena Harris

Newport Interactive Marketing to Host Lecture on Podcasting

Newport Interactive Marketing will host a lecture on podcasting featuring Helena Harris.… Read More


Gas prices drop four cents

RI Gas Prices Drop 4 Cents from Last Week

Rhode Island gas prices dropped four cents from last week, according to AAA Northeast. Gas prices are already ten… Read More


National Grid

More Than 500 Newport Residents Without Heat Due to Low Gas Pressure, Says National Grid

National Grid says that more than 500 Newport residents between Thames Street and Bellevue Avenue are without gas heat due to… Read More


Providence City Officials urge caution during cold weather.

Providence Residents Urged to Use Caution During Cold Weather Conditions

Providence City Officials are urging residents to use caution during cold weather conditions.… Read More


Providence ranked 108th best city for jobs

Providence Ranked 108th Best City for Jobs, Says New Study

Looking for a new job in Providence to start off 2019?  Providence is ranked as the 108th out of 182 ranked cities… Read More


Rex Burkhead scores game winning touchdown for Patriots

Patriots Advance to 3rd Straight Super Bowl With 37-31 OT Win Over Chiefs

Rex Burkhead dove into the endzone from two yards out in overtime to give the New England Patriots a 37-31 win over… Read More


RI Business Group Works to Increase Diversity

The Rhode Island chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) has embarked on a campaign to increase the… Read More


Dr. Ed Iannuccilli, Columnist

Iannuccilli: A Surprise in the Bowling Alley

I was introduced to bowling when growing up in the Mt. Pleasant neighborhood of Providence.  A friend, who was a… Read More


Brandy Culp

Linden Place to Host Lecture on Ties Between RI, Charleston & West Indies

Linden Place Mansion is set to host a lecture focused on the ties between Charleston, South Carolina, Rhode Island, and… Read More


Smart Benefits: Offering Competitive Compensation? Find Out

The start of a new year often marks a time when employees set personal and professional goals for themselves. … Read More


The Friars missed 11 free throws and lost the game by 11 points.

Missed Free Throws, Shooting Woes Cost PC in 79-68 Loss to #15 Marquette

The Providence College Friars shot just 52% from the free throw line and 21% from three en route to a 79-68 loss to… Read More



 

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