Roger Williams' 11th President

NEW: Roger Williams University to Name Boston Science Museum Head Dr. Miaoulis as President

Dr. Ioannis (Yannis) Miaoulis, who has served as President and Director of the Museum of Science in Boston since 2003, will… Read More


Speaker Nick Mattiello

Will New Poll Recast RI State House Battle on Abortion

A new poll released on Tuesday has shaken up the battle at the Rhode Island State House over abortion rights. The poll… Read More


A rendering of Brown's new Performing Arts Center.

Brown Unveils Design of New Performing Arts Center

Brown University has unveiled the design of its new Performing Arts Center (PAC) that is targeted for completion in… Read More


Senator Coyne files legislation to ban 3-D printed guns in RI

Senator Coyne Files Legislation to Ban 3-D Printed Guns in RI

Senator Cynthia Coyne has filed legislation that would ban 3-D printed guns in Rhode Island.… Read More


Coyote-RI supports bill creating commission to study sex work laws

Sex Workers Organization Supports Bill Creating Commission to Study Prostitution Laws

A new bill introduced by Representative Anastasia Williams is receiving support from the sex worker advocacy group Coyote… Read More


Infosys announcement

VIDEO: Raimondo, Infosys Launch Design Center & Announce Partnership with CCRI

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo joined Infosys and education leaders on Tuesday to launch the company’s new Design… Read More


Reportedly, 145 impacted in RI

145 in RI Impacted as Trucking Company Who Fought RI Truck Tolls Files for Bankruptcy

New England Motor Freight on Monday announced that the company and ten related entities have voluntarily filed Chapter 11… Read More


Physicians in RI received over $24 million

RI Physicians Received $24M in Payments for Speaking, Travel, Food & Beverages, and More

Federal data shows that over a three and a half year period, some 3,542 physicians in Rhode Island received over $24 million… Read More


RI Airport Corporation's Iftikhar Ahmad

T.F. Green Adds Non-Stop Flights to Savannah

T.F. Green announced on Tuesday that Allegiant Airlines will begin offering nonstop service to Savannah, GA (Savannah/Hilton… Read More


Bill Malinowski

Investigative Reporter Malinowski Inducted to N.E. Newspaper Hall of Fame

Bill Malinowski has been posthumously inducted into the New England Newspaper Hall of Fame, the New England Newspaper and… Read More


Donald Trump

Horowitz: President Trump’s Falsehoods Mount Up

Apparently undaunted by the fact that an overwhelming majority of Americans believe that he is dishonest, President Trump… Read More


Multi-state merger

Rhode Island’s Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Gammons Realty Merges with MA-Based Firm

Natick MA-based Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Commonwealth Real Estate on Tuesday announced a merger with East… Read More


Winter weather advisory issued for RI & MA

UPDATED: Winter Weather Advisory Issued for RI & MA Starting 10 A.M. Tuesday

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for parts of Rhode Island and southern Massachusetts… Read More


Melissa Travis PHOTO: LinkedIn

RI Society of CPAs Names Travis President

The Rhode Island Society of CPAs has appointed Melissa Travis as its next President.… Read More


AAA offers driving tips.

Tips for Driving in the Snow

The National Weather Service is projecting as much as four inches of snow and ice for Rhode Island with a heavy impact on the… Read More


United Way of RI Offering Free Tax Preparation Service at 24 Locations Across State

United Way of Rhode Island is offering free tax preparation to Rhode Islanders across the state through its Volunteer Income… Read More


Tuesday's General Assembly meetings are canceled.

RI General Assembly Session, Committee Meetings Canceled Due to Snow

Due to the incoming snowstorm, the House and Senate sessions scheduled for Tuesday, February 12 have been canceled.… Read More


Businesses in Rhode Island are speaking out on delivery services -- that they did not sign up with. Photo: Postmates.com

“Legal, But Unethical” — RI Restaurants Speak Out on Unauthorized Food Delivery Services

Rhode Island restaurant owners are criticizing food delivery services that they have not partnered with — but are… Read More


Woman Arrested for Stealing $222,000 in Jewelry from Ross-Simons Headquarters

On Monday, Cranston Police Colonel Michael Winquist, Chief of the Cranston Police Department, announced the arrest of Yanill… Read More


Moose and others are in need of loving homes

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - February 5, 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


RI is ranked 32nd best in U.S. for singles. PHOTO: Flickr

See Where RI Ranks Among Best States for Singles

Are you single and wondering if Rhode Island is a good place to meet your significant other?… Read More


Washington Park Library Announces Series of Upcoming Events

The Washington Park Library has announced a series of upcoming events for the month of February.… Read More


Dave Kane

Arctic Playhouse to Commemorate Station Night Club Fire With “41 Signs of Hope”

To commemorate the 16th anniversary of the Station Night Club Fire, the Arctic Playhouse in West Warwick will… Read More


Huestis: Astronomical Highlights for 2019

Last month’s column focused on the Quadrantid meteor shower and the total lunar eclipse. Today I will preview some of… Read More


Dr. John Kiang

RI Dentists Begin ‘Tooth Tour’ to Promote Children’s Dental Health Month on LIVE

Dr. Nick Paquin and Dr. John Kiang from Rhode Island Children’s Dentistry (RICD) joined GoLocal LIVE’s Chelsea… Read More


Fit for Life: A Great Lesson from 4th Graders

I was at a middle school dance recital last week and I saw an interesting acronym for the word “THINK”. It went… Read More


STYLEWEEK is set to take place in Providence.

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - February 1, 2019

The first weekend in February has arrived and there is plenty of things going on in Rhode Island. … Read More


Fakes and Forgeries at Spring Bull Gallery

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - February 1, 2019

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


Tino Franco

Basta Executive Chef Franco Shares Insight on Opening Sister Restaurant Bettola on LIVE

Executive Chef Tino Franco shares his experiences leading two Italian kitchens with GoLocalProv’s Laura Afonso. … Read More


PVDonuts

PVDonuts Owner Kettelle Expands the Kitchen & Runs “After Hours” Special

Owner of the increasingly popular PVDonuts, Lori Kettelle shares insight into the journey from small pop up to… Read More


Kiki's Delivery Service

Providence Children’s Film Festival Announces 2019 Lineup

The Providence Children’s Film Festival has announced this year’s schedule of films, activities,… Read More


Greatest hits album

Singer James Ingram Is Dead at 66

The New York Times is reporting that James Ingram has died at 66. Ingram “whose voice — technically precise,… Read More


Moose and others are in need of loving homes

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - January 29, 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


Get dressed up and watch the Super Bowl at Whiskey Republic in Providence.

19 Ways to Celebrate the Patriots Complete Domination of Professional Football

The New England Patriots once again showed their complete domination over the NFL by advancing to their third… Read More


Christina Russillo, The Lash Lounge

The Lash Lounge Announces Grand Opening in Chapel View on LIVE

Over the past few years, eyelash extensions have become a highly desired beauty treatment on par with nails and hair styling.… Read More


Fit for Life: Avoid Complications. Simplify

I am about 1/2 way through a book called “The Dragon Doesn’t Live Here Anymore” and on the cover of the… Read More


Whole Foods recalls prepared foods containing baby spinach PHOTO: RI Health

Whole Foods Recalls Prepared Foods Containing Baby Spinach

The Rhode Island Department of Health is warning consumers that Whole Foods Market is recalling various prepared… Read More


Go-karting is one of the many activities you can do to keep from going insane this winter.

20 Ways to Keep From Going Insane This Winter in New England

From snow and freezing temperatures to pounding rain, New England has run the gamut of winter weather just this past week… Read More


Cats at PPAC

10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - January 25, 2019

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


Michael Pomranz PHOTO: Twitter

Food & Wine Writer Pomranz Highlights Viral Trends on LIVE

Writer, comedian, beer expert and food and wine specialist Michael Pomranz joined GoLocal LIVE’s… Read More


Paul Kubiski, Bootblack Brand

Bootblack Brand’s Kubiski Launches Natural, Small-Batch Cocktail Syrups on LIVE

Sometimes the best ideas happen over a cocktail at a local bar with friends. That was definitely the case for Bootblack Brand… Read More


Laura Afonso and Hydro P.U.N.C.'s founder Alzate

Hydro P.U.N.C.‘s Alzate Provides Insight Into Sustainable Indoor Farming on LIVE

Owner of the cafe and eatery Hydro P.U.N.C. Ameth Alzate provides insight into the concept of sustainable indoor… Read More