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Former MD. Governor Ehrlich to Talk Israel, Foreign Policy in Prov. June 30—Former MD. Governor Erlich to Talk Israel, Foreign…

Raimondo, RIDOT Kick Off Amtrak High Speed Rail Work at Kingston Station—The Rhode Island Department of Transportation and Amtrak…

Rhode Island State House Honors National Migraine Awareness Month—The Rhode Island State House will be illuminated…

Boston 2024 Unveils “Version 2.0” Plans For Olympic Games—Those in charge of Boston’s bid for the…

College Admissions: Will You Get a Free SAT in October?—If you were one of the nearly half…

Martina Hingis Named as International Tennis Hall of Fame Global Ambassador—}Martina Hingis has been named as the International…

Hunter Stewart Wins Northeast Amateur—Hunter Stewart Wins Northeast Amateur

Huestis: Saturn - The Original Lord of the Rings—Saturn: The Original Lord of the Rings

Concert Review: John Fogerty at Mohegan Sun—1969 was an extraordinary year in American history,…

 
 
 
 

News

Just 9 Percent of RI Stimulus Funds Went to Roads, Bridges

The biggest political and policy issue this year is Governor Gina Raimondo's near billion program to fund road and bridge… Read More

 

Politics

Moore: Legislature Recesses! Is Worst Yet To Come?

GoLocalProv's Russ Moore believes RI caught a break when House adjourned.

 

News

Supreme Court Rules Against Obama’s Air Quality Regulations

The Supreme Court ruled against the Obama administrations air quality regulations on Monday morning.

 

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Will South Kingstown High School Change Its Rebel Mascot?

Will South Kingstown High School Change Its Rebel Mascot?

As schools across the country with "Rebel" mascots are considering renaming them, based on the Confederate flag connotation… Read More

 

News

Guest MINDSETTER™ David Norton: PawSox Owners Trying to Buy Support

Why are the PawSox owners buying support with a catered dinner at a Salvation Army food pantry in South Providence?

 

News

Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter 17

Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a gauntlet of scandals that exposed corruption and aroused public rage. Protesters… Read More

 

Politics

Former MD. Governor Ehrlich to Talk Israel, Foreign Policy in Prov. June 30

Robert Erhlich will be in Providence on Tuesday June 30.

Robert Ehrlich, former Governor of Maryland, will be speaking at the Providence Marriott on Tuesday June 30th. 

 

News

Raimondo, RIDOT Kick Off Amtrak High Speed Rail Work at Kingston Station

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation and Amtrak officially… Read More

 

News

Volvo Ocean Race Is Close To Announcing Return To Rhode Island

Start of Leg 7 off the coast of Fort Adams on May 17th | Photo: Dan Nerney/Sail Newport

Brad Read, Executive Director of Sail Newport/Director of the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover, is currently in Gothenburg,… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island State House Honors National Migraine Awareness Month

Left to right: Carol Mayernick, Warwick, R.I.; Dr. Frederick Godley, president of the Association of Migraine Disorders and Jim Carleton, both of North Kingstown, R.I.; and Jessica Mayernick, Warwick, R.I.

June is National Migraine Month, and the Rhode Island State House will be illuminated in purple until June 30 to raise… Read More

 

Sports

Boston 2024 Unveils “Version 2.0” Plans For Olympic Games

Boston 2024

Boston 2024 Olympic Games Committee has released more than 200 pages of a new plan that is called “Version… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: Feedback on Next Essential Health Benefits Benchmark Plan Due June 30

The ACA requires health plans sold in the individual and small group markets to offer a package of items and services, known… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: Former Friar Chukwu Headed to Syracuse

Paschal Chukwu

Former Providence College center Paschal Chukwu has committed to Syracuse University, according to reports

 

Sports

Martina Hingis Named as International Tennis Hall of Fame Global Ambassador

Martina Hingis and International Tennis Hall of Fame CEO Todd Martin.

Martina Hingis has been named as the International Tennis Hall of Fame’s first Global Ambassador.

 

News

50 Retiring Prov Firefighters Will Cost City Millions for Overtime

Forty nine Providence firefighters have  filed for retirement this current fiscal year ending June 30, which is nearly… Read More

 

Sports

Hunter Stewart Wins Northeast Amateur

Hunter Stewart

Hunter Stewart, from Nicholasville, Kentucky, has won the 54th Northeast Amateur Invitational, shooting a ten under… Read More

 

Sports

Revolution Fall 2-1 to Vancouver, Home Unbeaten Streak Snapped

The New England Revolution (6-6-7) fell 2-1  to the (10-2-6) Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday night at Gillette… Read More

 

Politics

Budget Approved, Minimum Wage Raised: This Week at the State House

Sen. Leonidas P. Raptakis

The state budget was approved, minimum wage for tipped workers was raised and much more. Here is what happened this week at… Read More

 

News

NEW: US Supreme Court Legalizes Gay Marriage in All 50 States - RI Reacts

Justice Anthony M. Kennedy wrote the majority opinion in the 5 to 4 decision for the U.S. Supreme Court theat legalized gay… Read More

 

Sports

Major Roster Moves Overshadow Bruins Draft

Bruins GM Don Sweeney

The Boston Bruins made three selections in the first round of the 2015 NHL Draft on Friday night in Sunrise, Florida. Due to… Read More

 

News

Top Ten Bills of the 2015 RI General Assembly Session

The Rhode Island 2015 General Assembly wrapped up business -- for now -- on Thursday,-- and Speaker of the House Nicholas… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island Ranks 50th in U.S for Financial Gaps for Hispanics

Rhode Island, which has been ranked among the worst in the United States regarding financial gaps for Hispanics, made some… Read More

 

Politics

slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - June 26, 2015

Russ Moore

Every Friday, GoLocalProv's Russ Moore breaks down who is rising and who is falling in RI politics, business, and sports.

 

News

video: GoLocalTV: PawSox Stadium Opponents Rally at RI State House

Opponents to a Providence stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox rallied at the Rhode Island State House on Thursday -- GoLocalTV… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: CVS Charity Classic Releases Monday Tee Times

The CVS Health Charity Classic has released tee times and groupings for the upcoming tournament. This year's tournament… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Station Nightclub Fire Survivor Releases Self-Published Memoir

It’s been more than twelve years since the Station Nightclub fire in West Warwick, RI took the lives of 100 people in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Personal Tech for Women: 5 Things to Know About Female Leads in Video Gaming

This month, video  gamers got to binge on their favorite pastime at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the annual… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Will You Get a Free SAT in October?

If you were one of the nearly half a million students who took the June SAT, you may take the October SAT for free.

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: Saturn - The Original Lord of the Rings

Photo Credit to Skyscrapers member Steve Hubbard

If you have any rudimentary knowledge about astronomy, anytime someone mentions the planet Saturn the image that immediately… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Concert Review: John Fogerty at Mohegan Sun

John Fogerty Rocks Mohegan Sun

1969 was an extraordinary year in American history, concluding a decade of enormous social and political upheaval. It was… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Tight Butt. Flat Belly. Great Legs.

“I want a tight butt.”  “Flatten my belly.” “I want nice defined legs.”  If… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Oasis of Peace

anise hyssop

All urban garden labors are love manifest. We imagine, dream, nurture. Our theme is love and our vocabulary the garden.… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

Olivia Culpo Splits from Nick Jonas

Former Miss USA and Rhode Island native Olivia Culpo has split from Nick Jonas according to the DailyMail.

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - June 26, 2015

Nas Appears Tonight at Foxwoods

This week we stretch our coverage of the best area music beyond the Providence area and recommend some great shows in our own… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island This Weekend - June 26

My Fair Lady will be showing at Theatre By The Sea.

Kick off your weekend with a bang when you attend any of GoLocal's featured activities on Friday. 

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things To Do In Newport This Weekend - June 26

10 Great Things To Do In Newport This Weekend - June 26

 

Lifestyle

Newport Historical Society Releases French Exhibit Schedule

Fraternité: The French in Newport will open on July 4 at the Colony House

In partnership with L’Hermione, a French tall ship that will visit Newport from July 8-10, the Newport Historical… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Values from the Southern Hemisphere

This week I thought I would feature two wines that are available locally for under $20 from the Southern Hemisphere.

 

Lifestyle

LEGO Store at Providence Place to Build 8 ft Model of The Incredible Hulk

The Incredible Hulk #92 by Bryan Hitch   Photo courtesy of Wikipedia

The LEGO Store at the Providence Place Mall will construct an eight foot tall model of the Incredible Hulk starting on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Jazz Festival Celebrates 60 Years of Miles Davis

Miles Davis in 1955 by Tom Palumbo photo courtesy of Wikipedia

On August 1-2 during the Newport Jazz Festival presented by Natixis Global Asset Management, Grammy Award®-winning author… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Divine Providence: Engaging Community

Lauri Lee

This month, GQ Magazine proclaimed Providence the “coolest city” in America.

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Dutch Treat Family Dinners + Wedding Updates

Organizing family and friends to chip in for a family Lobster Bake or simply taking the kids to a BBQ restaurant.

 

Beauty & Fashion

slides: The Angela Moore Fashion Show & Brunch Set for July 9

The Angela Moore Fashion Show and Champagne Brunch will be held at Rosecliff on Thursday, July 9 from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Manhatten Clam Chowder

The history of this dish is rather intriguing. It appears to be an adaptation of an Italian soup which was renamed… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport County Attractions Will Offer Free Admission, Discounted Rates

The Attractions Council of Newport County has invited all Newport County residents and employees in the hospitality industry… Read More

 

Health

Miriam Hospital Hands Out Hurvitz Quality Improvement Awards

Miriam Hospital has named this year’s Arthur and Joyce Hurvitz Quality Improvement Award winners.

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Getting Organized is a Lifestyle Change. Are you ready?

I want you to approach getting organized like you would approach starting a new weight loss or exercise program. Most of you… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - June 23, 2015

Lamb Chop needs a home.

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

 

Lifestyle

Newport Secret Garden Tour Set For This Weekend

12 gardens and six peek-a-boo gardens will be shown on the tour, which runs on June 26, 27, and 28 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Personal Tech for Women: 5 Things to Know About Being More Screen-Free

With work, social media, and smartphones, we spend entirely too much time tethered to screens and gadgets. Some statistics… Read More

 

Health

Five Fertility Foods to Add to Your Diet

Fertility struggles can leave you feeling alone and lost, and at war with your body. 

 

Food

Newport Storm Brewery Releases New Sourpuss Beer

Newport Storm Brewery has a new flavor available to customers called Sourpuss. The beer is offered in a 4-pack and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Bob Marley Added to Newport Comedy Series Lineup

Bob Marley

The Newport Comedy Series has added Bob Marley for its fifth show of 2015. Marley’s performance will take place at 8… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 5 Things Rising Seniors Need To Do This Summer

Summer is here, and for rising seniors, that means plenty of early preparation before a busy senior year starts up in September.

The end of junior year is a landslide: SATs, ACTs, Subject Tests, AP Tests, proms, sports playoffs, and final exams. By the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Set In Newport, Comedy Central’s Another Period Set To Debut

Comedy Central will debut its new show, “Another Period”, on Tuesday night at 10:30 p.m.

 
 
 
 
 
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