Newport Naval Education and Training Center superfund site.

EPA to Begin Reviews of 3 RI Superfund Sites in 2019

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is planning to conduct reviews of site cleanups at three Rhode Island… Read More

Strupp's new book

Top National Journalist Strupp’s New Book Warns About Future of Journalism

Veteran journalist Joe Strupp is warning that journalism is under severe threat and it is likely to have an adverse… Read More

The Little Roady Shuttle PHOTO: RIDOT

RIDOT Begins Testing for Autonomous Vehicle Pilot Project

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation kicked off testing for the autonomous vehicle pilot project with a… Read More

Leslie Jones PHOTO: Maryland Historical Society

Preservation Society of Newport Names Jones Director of Museum Affairs

The Preservation Society of Newport has named Leslie Jones as Director of Museum Affairs and Chief Curator. The… Read More

Lt. Gov. Dan McKee

McKee Kicks Off 2019 Entrepreneurship Challenge on GoLocal LIVE

Lt. Governor Daniel McKee joined GoLocal LIVE to announce the launch of Rhode Island’s second annual Lt.… Read More

Lorin Crawford

Brown Scientists Awarded Sloan Foundation Research Fellowships

Four Brown University scientists received research fellowships from the Alfred Sloan Foundation for 2019.… Read More

Four Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Bank Fraud & Counterfeit Passport Scheme

Four Nigerian nationals have been sentenced to federal prison after admitting to taking part in large-scale bank fraud and… Read More

A record year says the RI Foundation

Rhode Island Foundation Awards $52 Million in Grants

The Rhode Island Foundation announced it has awarded a record $52 million in grants to more than 1,800 nonprofit… Read More

Stefan Pryor

RI Commerce Wins National Award for VisitRhodeIsland Campaign

The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation was honored with a Gold Adrian Award for digital marketing… Read More

Rob Calise

Smart Benefits: EEO-1 Reporting Deadline Extended

Each year, certain companies must submit employment data categorized by race/ethnicity, gender and job category in the EEO-1… Read More

Payless ShoeSource to close all stores.  PHOTO: Yelp

NEW: Retailer Payless to Close All 2,100 U.S. Stores, Including 20 in Southern N.E. UPDATED

Payless ShoeSource is planning to close all 2,100 of its U.S. stores when it files for bankruptcy later this… Read More

Chris Maxwell

RI Has 35th Worst Truck Bottleneck in U.S. — RI Trucking Association’s Maxwell on Implications

Chris Maxwell with the Rhode Island Trucking Association joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on LIVE to talk about the… Read More

Photos by the military family - Gerber of a Corvias housing unit

Statement By Picerne’s Corvias to GoLocalProv Regarding Condition of Military Housing

The following is the statement provided to regarding the allegations at inferior conditions of the… Read More

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos

Amazon Cancels Plans to Build New York City Campus

Amazon has announced that it is canceling plans to build a corporate campus in New York City.  The… Read More


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