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The Scoop: GOP Candidate Calls for Independent Pollster and More—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

Rhode Island Ranked 7th Least Happy State in America—Rhode Island was ranked the seventh least happy…

Alex and Ani Hall Opens at Rhode Island College—The grand opening of Alex and Ani Hall…

RI Free Clinic Receives $75,000 Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI Grant—Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island…

Don’t Miss: Halloween Decorations at the Smith-Appleby House—The Smith-Appleby House will host a Paper Cutting…

The Scoop: Block Endorses Fung; Elorza, Almonte, Magaziner Pick up Endorsements, and More—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

NEW: Harrop Claims Mismanagement of Cianci Scholarship Fund—Following last week's Providence Mayoral debate at Laurelmead,…

Mars Chocolate North America Announces Recall of M&M’S® Brand Theater Box 3.40 oz UPC—Mars Chocolate North America has announced a voluntary…

Russell Moore: Elorza Lacks Accountability—Democratic Mayoral candidate Jorge Elorza just can’t be…

The Edwards Twins to Perform at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center—The Edwards Twins will present their Christmas with…

 
 
 
 

Politics

Kilmartin Blasts Corrections Officers’ Hodgson Endorsement

The campaign of Attorney General Peter Kilmartin has questioned the motivation of the Rhode Island Brotherhood of Corrections… Read More

 

Politics

slides: The Scoop: GOP Candidate Calls for Independent Pollster and More

Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m. report on everything politics in Rhode Island – the inside daily report… Read More

 

Real Estate

NEW: Newport Yachting Center Sold to 195 Kane’s Firm

The Newport Harbor Corporation has sold the Newport Yachting Center to the East Providence-based Peregrine Group, whose… Read More

 

Politics

Top Democratic Leaders Have Paid WPRI Pollster More than $153,000

Joe Fleming, Democratic Consultant

A political pollster being billed as independent has received tens of thousands in consulting fees from former Speaker Gordon… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island Ranked 7th Least Happy State in America

Rhode Island was ranked the seventh least happy state in America, according to a study by WalletHub.

 

News

Alex and Ani Hall Opens at Rhode Island College

Alex and Ani Hall at RIC

The grand opening of Alex and Ani Hall at Rhode Island College took place on September 23.

 

Politics

Michael Riley: Pension Obligation Bonds? Oh My!!

Pension Obligation Bonds are debt instruments issued by a Governmental entity. The purpose is to fund all or part of the… Read More

 

News

slides: Rhode Island’s Disruptors

With the emergence of  companies like Uber and Airbnb, a new “sharing economy” has taken on an increasingly… Read More

 

Politics

slides: The Scoop: Block Endorses Fung; Elorza, Almonte, Magaziner Pick up Endorsements, and More

Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m. report on everything politics in Rhode Island – the inside daily report… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: Cianci Announces Providence Neighborhood Revitalization Plan

Former Mayor and Mayoral candidate Vincent "Buddy" Cianci unveiled his plan on Monday to revitalize Providence's… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: Harrop Claims Mismanagement of Cianci Scholarship Fund

Dan Harrop

Following last week's Providence Mayoral debate at Laurelmead, where Republican Dan Harrop attacked former Mayor Vincent… Read More

 

News

slides: Meet the Disruptors

With the emergence of companies like Uber and Airbnb, a new “sharing economy” has taken on an… Read More

 

Politics

Russell Moore: Elorza Lacks Accountability

Democratic Mayoral candidate Jorge Elorza just can’t be pinned down on anything. In this year’s election cycle,… Read More

 

Politics

RI PowerPlayer: Chace Baptista

Chace Baptista

Each week, GoLocal shines the spotlight on one individual who is making an impact on Rhode Island. This week, GoLocal sat… Read More

 

News

Listen: Rhode Island’s Disruptors

With the emergence of companies like Uber and Airbnb, a new "sharing economy" has taken on an increasingly dominant role in… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: Is Your Wellness Program EEOC-Proof?

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently charged a Wisconsin-based company for violating federal law because it… Read More

 

Sports

CVS Downtown 5k

Molly Huddle

The 25th anniversary CVS Downtown 5k featured 7,000 runners including a mix of elite and other competitive runners to… Read More

 

Business

Joseph Tucci to Kick off Leadership in Technology Series at Brown

Joseph Tucci, chairman and CEO of EMC Corporation, will give a lecture at Brown University at 4 p.m. on September 25 in… Read More

 

News

AIDS Walk for Life Now in its 29th Year

The 29th annual AIDS Walk for Life will take place on September 27 starting and ending on the Rhode Island State House lawn.

 

Sports

Patriots Survive Home Opener, Top Raiders 16-9

The New England Patriots finally returned to the friendly confines of Gillette Stadium after being on the road for the first… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Win Streak Snapped, Fall 1-0 To Crew

The New England Revolution hit the road for the first time in four games after a successful three-game, three win home stand.… Read More

 

Sports

Brown Falls To Georgetown In Season Opener

Brown’s 137th season of intercollegiate football began on a down note with the Bears dropping a 17-3 decision to… Read More

 

Politics

Will Secret Anti-Cianci Fund Prove Successful?

A secret memo from former Mayoral candidate Lorne Adrain to a select group of individuals about the formation of 501(c)(4) to… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Robert J. Healey, Jr.: Candidate for Governor of Rhode Island

Photo by Jade Gotauco All Rights Reserved

I want to lead Rhode Island in a cerebral revolution, a non-violent movement to alter the way Rhode Islanders think. I want… Read More

 

Sports

The Great Danes Should Overpower the Rams in Kingston

The Rhode Island Rams football program continues to struggle under new head coach Jim Fleming. Fleming, who served as… Read More

 

Health

RI Free Clinic Receives $75,000 Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI Grant

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island awarded Rhode Island Free Clinic a $75,000 grant to support the Clinic’s… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Don’t Miss: Halloween Decorations at the Smith-Appleby House

The Smith-Appleby House will host a Paper Cutting Crafts special event on October 19, 2014, Sunday, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m in… Read More

 

Health

Mars Chocolate North America Announces Recall of M&M’S® Brand Theater Box 3.40 oz UPC

Mars Chocolate North America has announced a voluntary recall of its M&M’S® Brand Theater Box 3.40 oz UPC

 

Lifestyle

The Edwards Twins to Perform at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center

The Edwards Twins will present their Christmas with the Stars Dinner Show at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on December 12.

 

Lifestyle

slides: 25 Fall Weekend Activities

The start of autumn is only two days away. GoLocalProv has the checklist of all the quintessential fall activities.

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Insider: Fall’s Best Trends

Come fall, the fashion world is already abuzz with next spring’s designs. But thankfully, we went cover-to-cover with… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Top 5 Fall Concerts

The Fall music season has arrived, and GoLocal presents five of the best area concerts. From Rap to Blues to Classic… Read More

 

Lifestyle

The Urban Gardener: Time To Harvest, Time To Plan

Herbs + tomatoes: baskets of bounty of late September mark the urban garden.

We just don’t accept shorter and cooler days as hindrances in the garden. The near narcotic awakening of bumblebees… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - September 19, 2014

The last weekend of summer brings a nice variety of music to the greater Providence area. Read “5 Live”… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Two Wines You Should Always Have On Hand

A great red that's inexpensive and always drinkable, plus a perfect bottle of bubbly, should always be on hand. Stock up now.

This week’s wines are two bottles you should always have on hand; a great, every-day $10 red and of course a bottle of… Read More

 

Health

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI to Host Annual Day of Service

Gus Manocchia, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at BCBSRI, presenting a $5,000 Blue across Rhode Island project grant to Margaret Knowlton, Head of School at Meeting Street.

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island's third annual company-wide day of community service, Blue Across Rhode… Read More

 

Food

slides: Rhode Island’s Best Wineries

As a companion to last week's brewery piece, we offer a look at some of the wineries producing wine here in Rhode Island.

 

Health

Miriam Hospital To Offer Men’s Cancer Wellness Group

Miriam Hospital will offer two new health programs every third Monday of the month from 6 to 7:30 p.m..

 

Lifestyle

Big Brothers Big Sisters To Present Big Toast

The Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State will present the Big Toast food and drink tasting event.

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Entertaining Dilemmas

Handling and preventing entertaining dilemmas, copay baby showers, family weddings, and eating out with friends.

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Should Schools Ban Homework?

Be honest: on a typical workday, how much work do you take home to complete in the evening? One to three hours? Every night?… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors and Knowledge: Mozzarella in Carrozza

Mozzarella in carrozza

Literally translated into “cheese in a carriage”, this appetizer or snack has been part of the Italian regional… Read More

 

Lifestyle

NEW: Katey Sagal + Ciaran Hinds Sign on to Vinny Paz Movie

Katey Sagal

Two more actors have signed on to Chad A. Verdi's Vinny Pazienza film, Bleed for This, set to be shot in Rhode Island.

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes—Sept 16

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

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 10 Ways Disorganization Is Costing You Money

Being disorganized will cost you money over time.

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: No Affair. And Maybe No Friendship.

Dear John, I am in the middle of a huge mess. I was at a dinner party recently and my friend’s husband made a pass at… Read More

 

Health

East Bay Center Event To Honor Dr. Michael Fine and Barrington Police Chief

Dr. Michael Fine

The East Bay Center will host its inaugural bash, "Celebrate! An Evening on the East Bay" on Thursday, September 18.

 

Lifestyle

10 Reasons it Stinks to be a Straight Single Woman in Providence

For single women, Providence has Ivy Leaguers, hipsters, and a bunch of young men that think they still play high school… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Which New England Grads Make 6 Figures?

As more attention from the federal government focuses on the value graduates are seeing from colleges, Payscale.com released… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Don’t Miss: Third Annual Arts Marketplace Pawtucket

Photo credit: Barry Gross

The third annual Arts Marketplace: Pawtucket will take place on Saturday and Sunday, September 20 & 21, from 10am to 4pm… Read More

 

Food

slides: RI’s Artisan Breweries

If you were writing a script for a movie about the start-up of a microbrewery, it would almost definitely include a few… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Best Apple Orchards of Southern New England

Mid-September is the best time of year for apple picking.

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: What Would Matt Do?

My biggest philosophy is to keep it simple, yet there is so much confusion in this industry. Here are some quotes I hear on a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Urban Gardener: Hot Peppers And Picante

Hot peppers of the

Urban gardeners are thrifty sorts who pack as much punch as possible into their garden plots.

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - September 12, 2014

Blues Man Roy Bookbinder Appears at Lilypads in Peacedale Saturday

As summer festivals segue into fall fests, we’re featuring some great outdoor music on “5 Live Music… Read More