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Providence Folk Festival Coming Sunday—The second annual Providence Folk Festival is coming…

Moore: Elorza’s Misguided Guatemalan Tour—Moore: Elorza's Misguided Guatemalan Tour

5 Live Music Musts - August 21, 2015—All of our favorite genres are represented this…

10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island This Weekend - August 21—10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island…

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - August 21—10 Great Things to do in Newport This…

It’s All About Education: Coloring is Not Just for Kindergartners—It’s All About Education: Coloring is Not Just…

Riley: Why is Governor Raimondo Misleading Bond Investors?—Riley: Why is Governor Raimondo Misleading Bond Investors?

Jazz Great Brian Blade Coming to Columbus Theatre—The Columbus Theatre in Providence will be hosting…

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - August 18, 2015—10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes…

Moore: Will Brookings Study Remember RI’s Forgotten People?—Moore: Will Brookings Study Remember RI's Forgotten People?



Cost of Pensions for Corrupt Providence Officials in the Millions

Their misdeeds are quickly becoming a thing of the past, but many of the prominent Providence officials implicated in… Read More



slides: Corrupt Providence Officials and Their Pensions

See how much some of Providence’s most infamously corrupt officials are making in pensions. 



video: GoLocalTV: Holocaust Memorial Dedicated in Providence

The dedication ceremony for the Rhode Island holocaust memorial took place on the River Walk downtown on Wednesday. GoLocalTV… Read More



Nguyen: Did You Know Jim Beam Bourbon Is Not “Handcrafted”?

Last Friday, in the case of Welk v. Beam Suntory Import Co., a federal judge in California dismissed a class action lawsuit… Read More



Could Taveras Run Against Cicilline?

Could former Providence Mayor Angel Taveras be eyeing a run against former Providence Mayor -- and current U.S. Congressman… Read More



Former State Rep Calls for Private Security on East Side

Former State Representative -- and former Deputy Secretary of State -- Ray Rickman is advocating for East Side residents to… Read More



Providence Halts Decision to Charge Charter Schools for Sports

The Providence Public School Department has halted its decision to charge charter schools to participate in interscholatic… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER ™ Tony Santos: High Crimes & Misdemeanors, Mayor Allan Fung’s Fall From Honor

Allan Fung

Justice doesn’t come easy in Rhode Island.   The scandal that’s dogged Cranston Mayor Alan Fung since… Read More



Don Orsillo to Leave NESN at End of Red Sox Season

Following 15 seasons as NESN's play-by-play announcer for the Boston Red Sox, Don Orsillo is reportedly leaving at the… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER ™ Jenn Steinfeld: Women and the Right to Vote

Women have been able to cast their vote and voice their opinion in elections for nearly a century; it took almost that long… Read More



Providence to Bill Charters $800 Per Student for Sports, Gist Said Illegal in ‘09

The Providence Public School Department has announced that for the first time, it intends to charge public charter and… Read More



Riley: Wild Week Exposes Risks in Rhode Island and Providence Portfolios

A wild day on Wall Street followed a very volatile week last week. It was enough to make my head spin and I’m no… Read More



NEW: RI Superior Court Judge Denies Injunction Against RISE Prep Mayoral Academy

RISE Prep Mayoral Academy

Rhode Island superior Court Judge Michael Silverstein has ruled today that preliminary injunction against RISE Prep Mayoral… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER ™ Joe Clifford: RI Congressional Delegation - Profiles in Courage or Empty Suits?

A pet political peeve is the Rhode Island Congressional delegation¹s inability or unwillingness to show leadership on… Read More



NEW: Former Red Sox Curt Schilling Suspended by ESPN For Offensive Tweet

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schiling has been suspended by ESPN and taken off thier Little League World Series coverage for a… Read More



INTERACTIVE: Track Rhode Island Public Companies’ Stock Performance

The stock market is on a wild ride. Track with this real time stock tracker of all the publicly traded Rhode Island… Read More



Cranston West Falls to California in LLWS

Cranston West fell 10-3 to California in the Little League World Series on Monday night at Lamade Stadium in Williamsport,… Read More



Horowitz: Improving Educational Performance -The Surest Path to Prosperity

Rob Horowitz

A persuasive statistical analysis recently put forward by two noted experts on the economics of education establishes that… Read More



Patriots Sign Receiver Reggie Wayne to One-Year Deal

Reggie Wayne

The New England Patriots have signed wide receiver Reggie Wayne to a one year deal, according to reports. Wayne, 36, is… Read More



Providence Ranked as 3rd Worst City to Retire

Providence ranks as the third worst city in the country for retire in, according to study done by WalletHub. Providence ranks… Read More



EXCLUSIVE: Providence Demanding Pay-to-Play for Sports at Charters, Non-Public Schools

The City of Providence will now be requiring $802 per student, per sport, per season at any non-public school - or charter… Read More


Patriarca Papers

FBI Files - The Patriarca Papers - Entry 3, Part 2

This week’s release of the FBI Files on Raymond Patriarca unveils ties to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Byron… Read More



NEW: Providence Pool Water Samples Came Back “Acceptable”

Test samples from Providence pools as part of the Department of Health's annual inspection on August 12 came back as… Read More



New Warwick Ball Field Location is 218 Yards From Runway

As part of the runway expansion of T.F. Green Airport, a major concern was the relocation of the Winslow Ball Fields, since… Read More


Patriarca Papers

Cheat Sheet 3, Part 2 The Patriarca Papers – Supreme Court Justice, Miami Trip, & Col. Stone

Providence Journal report from 1963.

Each week accompanying the segments of the FBI files on Raymond Patriarca and expert analysis on the documents released,… Read More



NEW: Brown Males Have 12th Most Right Swipes in Country on Tinder

Brown University males have been ranked 12th in the country for the most Tinder swipe rights, according to Tinder, who… Read More



Cyber Thugs: Don’t Be a Victim of Online Stalking and Harassment

Cyber bullying, or “online bullying” has been making headlines for more than a decade. Typically, the term has… Read More



slides: Narrows Center to Open “Legends of Music” Exhibit

Led Zepplin

The Narrows Center for the Arts will open their newest art exhibit titled "Legends of Music: Images from the Golden Age of… Read More



Princess Leia Coming to RI Comic Con

Carrie Fisher

Rhode Island Comic Con has announced that actress Carrie Fisher is coming to Comic Con in November.



GoLocalTV: 2nd Annual Billy Taylor House Slider Cook Off Set For Saturday

The second annual Billy Taylor House slider-cook off is set for Saturday, August 29 at the corner of Camp and Cypress Streets… Read More



It’s All About Education: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year?

Lauri Lee

It’s that time of year again. Parents who have been scrambling for child care all summer, juggling camp drop-offs and… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Poached Eggs & Smoked Salmon With Dill Béarnaise

Brunch is a meal that is eaten in the late morning or early afternoon, generally between the hours of 10 AM and 2 PM. A… Read More



Organize + Energize:  9 Ways to Get Your Kids Organized For Back to School

It’s that time of year again. It’s time to get everybody organized for a stress-free school year. … Read More



slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - August 25, 2015

Theodora and others need homes

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



Providence Folk Festival Coming Sunday

The Nields Headline the Providence Folk Festival Sunday

The second annual Providence Folk Festival is coming to the Roger Williams National Memorial in Providence on Sunday August… Read More



“Tangible Thinking” Set to Open Season For Art League of RI on September 12

The Art League of Rhode Island will open their season with "Tangible Thinking - The intersection of Art, Design, Math &… Read More



slides: Last Vestiges of Summer Fun for Rain or Shine in RI

With the summer winding down and schools starting back up shortly, its time to start planning some last chance summer fun… Read More



Fit For Life: Be Obsessive!! It’s a Good Thing

For years I have been hearing people say “you’re too obsessive when it comes to fitness”, or… Read More



Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Peaches and Cream

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

Our love began long ago, far away, innocent. A heavily laden peach tree is beautiful. Their flexible branches carry fruit… Read More



Ask a Bartender: What are the Most Hated Drink Orders?

No matter what industry you work in, there is one thing that you would give a year’s salary to never have to do again.… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Expert: Bold Red Lips

Hundreds of red lipsticks carried the name Victory Red during WWII. Women wore the color because it made them feel brave and… Read More



5 Live Music Musts - August 21, 2015

AC DC Plays Gillette Stadium Saturday Night

All of our favorite genres are represented this week in "5 Live Music Musts" – we’ve got hot jazz, cool indie,… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island This Weekend - August 21

Kick off your weekend with a bang when you attend any of GoLocal's featured activities on Friday. But don't stop… Read More



The Cellar: Great Summer Sippers

It is hot out there! And if you are anything like me you have been sipping white wine like water this past week. The… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - August 21

Kick off your weekend with a bang when you attend any of GoLocal's featured activities on Friday. But don't stop… Read More



How Your Smart Phone’s Location Services are Giving You Away

Sharing, and oversharing, is one of the reasons social media is so compelling. People have both the urge to show off, and are… Read More



The Placebo Effect: Is it All in Your Head?

The term placebo effect is thrown around pretty loosely these days. It has joined the common vernacular, and according to the… Read More



Prov Children’s Museum to Display Adoption RI’s Heart Gallery

The Providence Children's Museum will exhibit Adoption Rhode Island's 10th Annual Heart Gallery through the month of… Read More



Viola Davis’ Central Falls Upbringing Featured in AARP Magazine

Viola Davis

Rhode Island native Viola Davis is featured in the latest issue of AARP Magazine. In the article, Davis recalls her time… Read More



It’s All About Education: Coloring is Not Just for Kindergartners

Lauri Lee

When was the last time you sat down with a coloring book? 



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Roasted Vegetables Lasagna

Roasting vegetables brings out a rich depth of flavor that other methods of cooking can’t match. Not only do oven… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette: Host-Guest Etiquette

What do you do when a guest switches her place card or looses their wallet? The top two… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER ™ Rep. John Edwards: The RI Blood Center - Giving You The Chance to Save a Life

This week, I reach a personal goal — one 17 years in the making. On Saturday, I’ll be donating a pint of blood… Read More



HPV Vaccine Mandate Opponents Blast State at Press Conference

Dozens of opponents to the state's new mandatory HPV vaccine policy for 7th grade Rhode island students rallied at the… Read More



URI is 1 of 14 Organizations to Receive $2.5 Million Grant to Improve Geriatric Care

The University of Rhode Island has been awarded $2.5 million grant to put in a program that will help the states… Read More