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Riley: Providence Pension Scam is Unraveling—The Providence pension scam is unraveling.

NEW: RI Has 8th Highest Insurance Premium Penalties For High Risk Drivers—Rhode Island has 2015's eighth highest insurance premium…

Job Corner: One Simple Shift to Improve Your Communication—A client who works in state government was…

Horowitz: Clinton Foundation Cash & Email Problems Creates Opening for Dem Challengers—The saturation media coverage of the potential nexus…

NAACP Providence Branch to Host 102nd Annual Freedom Fund Breakfast this Saturday—NAACP Providence Branch to Host 102nd Annual Freedom…

Operation Stand Down RI Officially Opens Newport Office—Operation Stand Down Rhode Island will officially open…

Guest MINDSETTER™ Dr. Mazze - Asking the Right Questions Now on PawSox—Dr. Mazze - Asking the Right Questions Now…

Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter Eight—Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a…

NEW: 57% of RI Voters Support Marijuana Legalization, According to Poll—A record-high 57% of Rhode Island voters support…

Moore: Call on Mattiello to Pass Ethics Bill—Moore: Call on Mattiello to Pass Ethics Bill

 
 
 
 

News

Owners of Potential New PawSox Site Issue Statement As Alternative to 195 Land

Potential New Location

The owners of the Victory Plating site that GoLocalProv unveiled as an alternative site on Sunday have issued a statement… Read More

 

News

Raimondo Says Stadium Deal Not Fair; Owners Demand State Funding

The new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox told the 195 Commission that a Providence stadium would be contingent on a public… Read More

 

News

Ethics Complaint Filed Against Cicilline’s Sister

Susan Cicilline Buonanno

Former Narragansett Town Council President Glenna Hagopian has filed an Ethics Commission complaint against Town Council… Read More

 

Politics

Riley: Providence Pension Scam is Unraveling

The Providence pension scam is unraveling. The first quarter returns are in from Wainwright Investment Counsel LLC,… Read More

 

Business

NEW: RI Has 8th Highest Insurance Premium Penalties For High Risk Drivers

Rhode Island has 2015's eighth highest insurance premium penalties for high risk drivers, according to a WalletHub… Read More

 

Business

Job Corner: One Simple Shift to Improve Your Communication

A client who works in state government was sharing his frustration with the processes in his organization. “I keep… Read More

 

Politics

Horowitz: Clinton Foundation Cash & Email Problems Creates Opening for Dem Challengers

Rob Horowitz

The saturation media coverage of the potential nexus between both contributions to The Clinton Foundation and certain speech… Read More

 

Sports

What Will the Celtics Look Like Next Season?

On Sunday afternoon, the season ended for the Boston Celtics following a first round playoff sweep at the hands of the… Read More

 

News

NAACP Providence Branch to Host 102nd Annual Freedom Fund Breakfast this Saturday

Jim Vincent

The NAACP Providence Branch is hosting their 102nd annual Freedom Fund Breakfast on Saturday May 2 from 9:00-11:30AM at… Read More

 

News

Operation Stand Down RI Officially Opens Newport Office

Operation Stand Down Rhode Island will officially open its Newport Veterans Service Center on 164 Broadway and will hold a… Read More

 

News

EXCLUSIVE: New PawSox Stadium Location Emerges in Providence

A new stadium location in Providence has emerged as an alternative to the proposed 195 Commission land, GoLocalProv has… Read More

 

News

Guest MINDSETTER™ Dr. Mazze - Asking the Right Questions Now on PawSox

The PawSox stadium proposal is on a fast-track to obtain financial support in one way or another from Rhode Island and the… Read More

 

Politics

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

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

 

News

NEW: 57% of RI Voters Support Marijuana Legalization, According to Poll

A record-high 57% of Rhode Island voters support changing the state law to regulate and tax marijuana like alcohol, according… Read More

 

Politics

Moore: Call on Mattiello to Pass Ethics Bill

House Speaker Nicolas Mattiello

Golocal's Russell Moore argues the time is long due for ethics reform.

 

Business

Dr. Downtown, David Brussat: Downtown Beaux-Arts Beauty

Union Trust Bank Building, courtesy of gcpvd.com.

The Union Trust Bank Building, at Westminster and Dorrance streets in downtown Providence, was designed by Stone, Carpenter… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: New Study Shows Exchange Satisfaction Higher

According to the recently released J.D. Power 2015 Health Insurance Marketplace Exchange Shopper and Re-Enrollment (HIX)… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Rep. Robert Lancia: ‘Here’s to the Crazy Ones’

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The… Read More

 

News

Opposition Mounting Against Providence Sox Stadium Proposal

Providence resident and business owner Asher Schofield is distributing the above bumper sticker in opposition to the deal.

The 195 Commission reversed its decision to hold its meeting on the proposed Providence stadium Monday in closed session,… Read More

 

Business

New York Times Chronicles the Trials and Tribulations of Providence Equity Group

For most people who live in Rhode Island, the $40 plus billion private equity group Providence Equity is a ghost. The firm… Read More

 

News

Guest MINDSETTER™ Matt Fecteau: Drones, a Necessary, Justifiable Evil 

"We sleep safely in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would harm us."… Read More

 

Politics

Stiffer Campaign Finance Laws, Addressing Guns and Domestic Violence: This Week at the Statehouse

From Twin River Casino hotel legislation, Pell Bridge construction, to a guest Governor for a Day, here is what is going on… Read More

 

News

NEW: Providence Stadium Deal Opponents Pressure 195 Commission into Open Meeting

The 195 Commission has reversed its decision to hold its meeting on the proposed Providence stadium Monday in closed session,… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: Kris Dunn to Return to PC

Kris Dunn

Providence College has confirmed that guard Kris Dunn will forgo the upcoming NBA Draft and return to Providence College for… Read More

 

News

Estimated 30,000 Applied for 1,110 State Jobs in RI in 2014

The state of Rhode Island, currently tied for tenth highest unemployment rate in the country, saw more than 16,000… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Personal Tech for Women: 5 Things You Need To Know About Siren, a New Dating App for Women

A couple weeks ago, we highlighted ways in which technologies and apps were excluding women. In response to that… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Pats’ Rob Gronkowski is Dating the New Face of BENRUS

Camille Kostek

New England Patriots Star Tight End Rob Gronkowski has been repeatedly seen out with the new face of the BENRUS brand -… Read More

 

Lifestyle

AIDS Project RI Announces Dining Out for Life this Thursday

AIDS Project RI has announced its Dining Out for Life event this Thursday, April 30, when participating restaurants around… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Reading With Robin: Moses Brown’s 2015 Book Festival with Distinguished Poet & Essayist Mark Doty

The Moses Brown Book Festival is coming to the Walter Jones Library on Thursday, April 30 and Friday, May 1. What started… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: May’s Planet Parade for the Astronomy Enthusiast

The significant snow cover that blanketed our local region this past winter is now just a bad memory (though it is highly… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Frankie Valli at PPAC

Frankie Valli performed to a sellout crowd at the Providence Performing Arts Center. The show was a walk down memory… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Spring Busts Out!

For oft, when on my couch I lie In vacant or in pensive mood, They flash upon that inward eye Which is the bliss of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Get a Better Bottom…Line

Matt Espeut

It’s springtime and people who are cooped up in offices can be seen with their suit and sneakers at lunchtime, or, if… Read More

 

Food

NEW: RI’s Ocean House Named One of Top 100 Brunch Spots in U.S.

Seasons at the Ocean House in Westerly Rhode Island has been named as one of the top 100 Best Brunch Restaurants in America… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Mum’s the Word: To Spank or Not to Spank

The angelic eighteen-month old had vanished, and in her place stood a miniature villain. Photo Credit: Briauna Skye McKizzie

Unsure about disciplining, I used to be one of those parents who’d say, “Why would I hit my child when hitting… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - April 24, 2015

Jazz Legends Gerry Gibbs Trio to Appear at Narrows Center Saturday

Every now and then, a music venue in town aligns with the stars.

 

Lifestyle

Ask A Bartender: Why Didn’t You Cut Me Off?

Sometimes you need to be your own alcohol monitor.

One of the many harsh realities we face in the world is that pleasant people often have it rough.

 

Lifestyle

NEW: Salve Regina to Award Pell Center Prize to “Still Alice” Author Lisa Genova

Best-selling Author of Still Alice, Lisa Genova, will be honored at Salve Regina University on June 4 when she receives the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: Analyzing Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer #2

Last Thursday Disney and LucasFilm dropped a ten-ton nerd bomb on the world in the form of the second trailer for… Read More

 

Health

6 Ways to Boost Your Morning Energy

Here are a few things you can do that will help you handle early morning wakeup calls with a bit more grace, pleasantness and… Read More

 

Food

Leather Storrs: The Undeniable Politics of Food

Concerns about water, weather, pollution and global strife come together in the increasingly political arena of food. In… Read More

 

Food

slides: How to Use Spearmint: An Aromatic, Medicinal Herb

Whether you are vegan or carnivorous, aromatic spearmint, which thrives in wet soil—yo! Portland—adds fresh,… Read More

 

Health

St. Joseph’s Fresh Food Distribution Program to Hold Anniversary Celebration

The St. Joseph Health Center will celebrate its one year anniversary on Thursday, April 23 with a speaking program and health… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Making a Commitment to Rhode Island’s Children

Lauri Lee

Last week, the 2015 Rhode Island Kids Count Factbook was presented to a room filled with health care and education… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Modern Wedding & Funeral Etiquette

Weddings become complicated when there aren't enough seats in the chapel, and when the wedding shower is for two… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: The Culture of Tapas

Years ago, I opened the first tapas restaurant in the state with mixed reviews and expectations. Soon found out that perhaps… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Slides: Arc Iris Brings Bowie to Life

The Zoetical Music and Arts Festival featuring Arc Iris and friends runs every Friday in April at Aurora in Providence. 

 

Lifestyle

Thinking of Selling Your Home? Consider These 5 Kitchen Updates with the Best ROI

“Show me the kitchen!”  Ever burst into open houses issuing demands like this?

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: What Not to do When Packing for Your Next Getaway

Are you the type of person that brings 3 suitcases for a weekend getaway? Do you find that you over pack and then realize… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

slides: Inside the Fitting Room with Scarlet Chamberlin - April 21

One of the many pleasures of my job is that I get to interact with women of all ages from all over doing work that has a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - April 21

Tucker 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. 

 

Lifestyle

video: GoLocalTV - newportFILM Presents “How to Save the World” Tonight

newportFILM's Meredith Nordhem joins GoLocalTV's Kate Nagle to talk about tonight's special Earth Day screening… Read More

 

Lifestyle

NewportFILM To Present Free Earth Day Screening of “How To Change The World”

NewportFILM is presenting a special Earth Day screening of “How To Change The World” on Wednesday, April 22 at… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Brown Theatre To Present Student-Written “You Are the Circus”

The Department of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies at Brown University presents You Are the Circus, written and directed… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Personal Tech For Women: 5 Things You Need to Know About “The Internet of Things”

It’s been hyped up as a revolution in the way we live our lives – a vision, a future scenario, and a… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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