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Sick Time Legislation Passed by Legislature - Now to Raimondo

Rep. Regunberg

On Tuesday night, the RI General Assembly approved legislation championed by Representative  Aaron Regunberg to "give… Read More



Nardolillo Blasts Raimondo Over DACA “Special Treatment”

Rep. Robert

State Representative Robert "Bobby" Nardolillo is criticizing Governor Gina Raimondo for giving what he says is… Read More



RI Department of Corrections Settles Employment Discrimination Lawsuit With Justice Dept.

The State of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Department of Corrections have reached a settlement agreement with the U.S.… Read More



Moral Obligation for PawSox Funding is the Same as 38 Studios Legislation

Larry Lucchino, heads the PawSox ownership group

If you thought the financing scheme that forced Rhode Island to pay-off the bonds for the 38 Studios guarantee loan bonds… Read More



Raimondo’s Office Demands “Good News” Press Conferences by Departments to Mark 1,000 Days

Governor Gina Raimondo

Governor Gina Raimondo's press office is telling Rhode Island state departments to get their good news organized to… Read More



Ghiorse: Jose Update Tuesday PM

John Ghiorse

The center of Hurricane Jose is still over 300 miles south of New England but the outer rain bands have reached into Rhode… Read More



St. Joseph Receiver Del Sesto to Meet with Raimondo, Ruggerio Proposes Bill

Sen. Ruggerio

On Wednesday, the receiver in St. Joseph Health Services pension fund Stephen Del Sesto is scheduled to meet with Governor… Read More



Riley: Hey Hartford, Why Not Just Laugh at Bankruptcy, Like Elorza

Hartford, CT.

Last week, Hartford Connecticut Mayor Luke Bronin issued a warning to State Officials that the capital city wouldn’t be… Read More


Live Videos

Rep. Regunberg Predicts a Big Day on Tuesday for Progressives in RI

Providence State Representative Aaron Regunberg joined GoLocal LIVE on Business Monday to discuss the fate of the… Read More



Horowitz: The False Choice - Focusing on Hurricane Victims or Climate Change

Rob Horowitz

The Trump Administration shamelessly deflected questions about whether climate change was a contributing factor in the… Read More


Live Videos

LIVE: US Snowboarder Ty Walker Talks Olympics, Big Air & Brown

Ty Walker

“My biggest goal this season is to qualify for the Olympics,” says United States Snowboarder Ty Walker,… Read More


Live Videos

LIVE: Eco-Friendly Clothing Label DEVINTO Showing at STYLEWEEK Northeast

Aiste Zitnikaite

Designer Aiste Zitnikaite created DEVINTO, an eco and ethically conscious label designed and produced on Cape Cod and… Read More


Live Videos

LIVE: RI First Tech Challenge Paves Way For A Future in STEM Careers

Erin Flynn

Around 45 middle and high school teams are competing in Rhode Island’s FIRST Tech Challenge.



RI DLT Secures $1 Million in Backpay for 200 Workers Following Workplace Fraud

The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training (DLT) announced the outcomes to two workplace fraud cases that were closed… Read More



Langevin Reintroduces Personal Data Notification & Protection Act

Congressman Jim Langevin

Congressman Jim Langevin reintroduced the Personal Data Notification and Protection Act following the Equinox data breach.… Read More



Benintendi’s 2- RBI Single Lifts Red Sox Over Orioles 10-8 in 11 Innings

Andrew Benintendi

Andrew Benintendi hit a two-RBI single in the bottom of the 11th and the Boston Red Sox edged the Baltimore Orioles… Read More



Raimondo’s Close Friend Sen. Booker Pushing Federal Bill that Would Kill PawSox Deal

Governor Gina Raimondo and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker - close personal friends

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo’s close friend (and former boss of Rhode Island Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor),… Read More



NEW: Chafee to Address RI Progressive Democrats Monday Night

Lincoln Chafee

Former Rhode Island Governor and U.S. Senator Lincoln Chafee is slated to address the Rhode Island Progressive… Read More



Former TV Reporter Taricani and Gov Candidate Block Brawl on Social Media

Ken Block

Former Rhode Island gubernatorial candidate Ken Block blasted former NBC10 journalist Jim Taricani, after Block… Read More



NEW: Tropical Storm Warning Issued for Rhode Island

A tropical storm warning has been issued for Rhode Island and Southern New England by the National Weather… Read More



Two Plead Guilty to Trafficking Fentanyl-Laced Heroin Into Rhode Island

Two Providence residents pleaded guilty in federal court in Providence on Monday to trafficking a kilogram of fentanyl-laced… Read More



Ghiorse: Jose Update Monday AM

John Ghiorse

While Jose is still classified as a Category 1 hurricane this morning, its appearance on satellite imagery is looking more… Read More



Moore: A Ballfield is the Priority?

Larry Lucchino wants nearly $40 million

We're not rich, so why are we giving rich people money, Russ Moore wonders. 



Head of Boston Globe’s Pressmen Union Tells GoLocal Problem is Not Theirs

Boston Globe's printing problems are impacting delivery

Vinay Mehra, the Boston Globe's president and chief financial officer, said that the printing problems at the newspaper… Read More


Live Videos

EcoRI’s Carini on Cranston Buying Flood-Prone Homes, Getting Info about State’s Use of Pesticides

Frank Carini

EcoRI News Editor Frank Carini talked about recent articles on Cranston's efforts to buy flood-prone housing -… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette: How To Ask For A Raise & Money Owed & Therapy Ethics

The etiquette of seeing two therapists, how to politely ask for money owed and asking for a raise, and helping a shy friend… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Artichokes in Crisp Shells

Challenging and time-consuming recipe, these artichoke appetizers can be offered as an elegant side. Artichokes may be out of… Read More



U.S. Marine Band to Play at Mount Pleasant High School as Part of National Tour

United States Marine Band

The United States Marine Band is playing in Providence as part of its 2017 national concert tour.



Organize + Energize: 10 Organizing & Efficiency Tips for Small Business Owners

Whether you’re a new business owner or you’ve been in business for years, everybody can use these tips. When a… Read More



Gallery Z Set to Host Opening Reception for Latino Artists Exhibit

Nilton Cardenas

Gallery Z’s Latino Artists exhibit is set to host an opening reception featuring live music on Thursday, September… Read More



College Admissions: 5 Majors You Need to Choose Before You Apply

If you want to major in the Health Sciences, you would be smart to make that decision before you begin applying to college. Photo: Emory University

While many students will apply to colleges with a major designation of “undecided”, there are pitfalls to doing… Read More



BankRI’s Pitman Street Gallery to Present “Gobelin Tapestries”

BankRI’s Pitman Street Gallery is set to host a new exhibit by Bonnie Schultz Platzer titled “Gobelin… Read More


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting Sept. 19

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 19 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Board of Contract & Supply Meeting Sept. 18

The Board of Contract and Supply will hold a regular meeting on Monday, September 18 at 2 p.m. The meeting will be held on… Read More


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Claims & Pending Suits Meeting Sept. 19

The Committee on Claims and Pending Suits will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 19 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be… Read More


Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Urban Redevelopment, Renewal & Planning Meeting Sept. 18

The Committee on Urban Redevelopment, Renewal and Planning will hold a regular meeting on Monday, September 18 at 6 p.m. The… Read More



slides: 20 Great Places to go Apple Picking in New England

Apple Picking is one of the great activities ofthe fall season

Apple picking is one of the great events of the fall season and New England has some of the best apple orchards around. 



RISD Museum to Present Exhibit on Etching in Late 19th-Century Paris

Albert Besnard, Morphine Addicts (Morphinomanes), 1887.  Mary B. Jackson Fund. RISD Museum.

The RISD Museum is set to present their newest exhibit titled “Altered States: Etching in Late 19th-Century… Read More



Fit for Life: …Because Life Can Change in a Moment’s Notice

Two sad events happened this week that got me thinking a little deeper than usual. First, it was the anniversary of September… Read More



Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Celebrate the Fall Equinox

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

Long ago our ancestors worshipped natural phenomena. Twice a year the Earth’s orbit around the sun hinges upon a day of… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - September 15, 2017

Sal Valentinetti

A busy September weekend in Rhode Island that includes events for all ages across the state. 



Billy Gilman Saves Misquamicut

Billy Gilman

Rhode Island music star Billy Gilman will be performing at the Misquamicut Fall Festival in place of John Cafferty and the… Read More



slides: YWCA Announces 2017 Women of Achievement Honorees

Pilar McCloud

The YWCA of Rhode Island will honor 11 Women of Achievement at its 13 annual awards luncheon.



slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - September 15, 2017

Newport International Boat Show

Newport is jammed packed with events this weekend, things for all ages. 



Annual Peace Fest RI Set to Take Place at Burnside Park

Peace Fest 2017 set to take place at Burnside Park

The Rhode Island based non-profit Peace Flag Project is set to host their annual Peace Fest Rhode Island to… Read More



Four New Providers Join Women & Infants’ Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Erin Cleary

Four new providers have joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode… Read More



Friends of Capron Park Zoo to Host 1st Annual “Zootoberfest”

Friends of Capron Park Zoo to Host 1st Annual

Friends of Capron Park Zoo will host their first ever 21 and over event inside the zoo titled… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette: The Miraculous Magic of Toddler Etiquette, Decoding Xs, + More

Deciphering the X and O closings in texts and emails, pining over an ex-lover, old fashion car door manners and the… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Vegetable Cheese Baskets

For this recipe you can use Parmigiano Reggiano or Montasio cheese instead of the Grana Padano. It’s inspired by the… Read More



video: New England Pride TV Starring Dale LePage, Season 3 Episode 1

Dale LePage

Dale LePage has launched season 3 episode 1 of his show "New England Pride TV."



XO Cafe Set to Host Corn & Tomato Festival

XO Cafe to host a Corn & Tomato Festival

XO Cafe in Providence is set to celebrate its “Farm-to-Table” philosophy with a Corn & Tomato Festival.



Organize + Energize: 5 Ways an Organized Kitchen Will Save You Money

How much money do you think you’re wasting in the kitchen? I can tell you that in every kitchen I’ve organized;… Read More



slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - September 12, 2017

Kirby and Quigley are in need of loving homes

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


Beauty & Fashion

Brown Grad Cara Mund Crowned Miss America 2018

Cara Mund

Brown University graduate Cara Mund became the first ever Miss North Dakota to be crowned Miss America. Only three… Read More



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