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Same-Sex RI Couple Outraged After Being Called “Abhorrent” by Christian School

Reverend Bryan Speroni (Photo: FB Public)

A same-sex married couple in Rhode Island said they were appalled when they inquired about preschool opportunities at a local… Read More



2018 Governor’s Race Playbook - Gorbea Polling Raimondo and Brown

RI Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea

Nellie Gorbea, RI’s Secretary of State, has been very interested in the RI Governor’s race recently. The Rhode… Read More



Buddy Cianci’s Cousin Running for Providence City Council

Steven Cianci,  a self-proclaimed small business owner and cousin of the former Mayor Vincent… Read More



EDITORIAL: Mr. Speaker, Do Not Succumb to a Last Minute, Backdoor PawSox Deal

Speaker of the House, Nick Mattiello

Mr. Speaker, follow your own model. You have built a track record of passing ethics reform, eliminating the master lever,… Read More


Live Videos

Rickman’s Big View - Magee Street and the Power of Activism

Ray Rickman

Ray Rickman's weekly video opinion broadcast on GoLocal LIVE -- Rickman's Big View. 



Whitcomb: Wolfe - Chronicler of a Gilded Age; Debt Spiral; KKK in Vermont; Big Bets Bigger

Robert Whitcomb, GoLocal Columnist

Robert Whitcomb's weekly examination of everything that is important. Only Whitcomb offers such a collection of insights… Read More



Cranston’s David Quinn to be Named Head Coach of NHL’s New York Rangers

David Quinn

Cranston native and Boston University (BU) men's head hockey coach David Quinn is expected to be announced as the… Read More


Live Videos

Food Blogger Afonso Discusses Promoting Positive Body Images for Women on LIVE’s The Taste

Laura Afonso

Food blogger Laura Afonso of Buns and Bites joined GoLocal LIVE’s The Taste with host Rick Simone on Wednesday. 



Smart Benefits: HSA Limits for 2019 Released

The IRS recently issued Revenue Procedure 2018-30, which includes the inflation-adjusted HSA contribution limits for the… Read More



Volvo Ocean Race Boats Begin Leg 9 to Cardiff, Wales

The Volvo Ocean Race boats left Newport on Sunday afternoon to begin leg nine of the race to Cardiff, Wales.



Kenney: Don’t Fall for Ken Block’s Misinformation

Ken Block

Here we go again! Perennial RI political commenter, Ken Block, has lit up the internet and local media once again regarding… Read More



Promoter For Bold Point Concerts Plead Guilty to Domestic Assault in Maine

Promoter plead guilty to domestic assault

Alex Gray, the concert promoter for the waterfront concerts at Bold Point in East Providence, pled guilty to domestic assault… Read More



The Policy of Speak Softly May be Dead—Sunday Political Brunch—May 20, 2018

Political discourse is loud these days, as witnessed by all the negative, campaign attack ads for the past few months in the… Read More



Celtics Fall to Cleveland 116-86 in Game 3

Brad Stevens

The Boston Celtics turned the ball over 15 times and shot just 39% from the field en route to a 116-86 blowout loss to the… Read More


Live Videos

National and Local Experts Discuss Trump, Raimondo, and the Future of America

The panel (L-R) Whitcomb, Murphy, Nagle and Sheehan. PHOTO: Rick Farrell MOJO Photography

Donald Trump’s movement “transcended politics and became a cultural phenomenon…how is it someone… Read More



VIDEO: Mayor Elorza Takes a Spill Learning to Skateboard in Providence

Mayor Elorza's skateboarding spill.

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza has taken a number of hits recently — he is battling with the Providence Teachers Union… Read More



Team Brunel Wins Gurney’s Resorts In Port Race Newport

Team Brunel

Team Brunel took a wire to wire win in Gurney’s Resorts In Port Race on Saturday afternoon in Newport.



Revolution Fall to Columbus 1-0

The New England Revolution fell 1-0 to the Columbus Crew on Saturday night at Gillette Stadium.



Disgraced Former State Rep Carnevale Registered to Vote at Embroiled Providence Address

Is John Carnevale going to run again on his embroiled Providence address?

Former Rhode Island State Representative John Carnevale is currently registered to vote at his embroiled Providence address… Read More


Live Videos

Twin River’s Taylor Says Sports Betting Will Be a Very Different Experience than Las Vegas

Twin River Chair John Taylor

Twin River Chairman John Taylor tells GoLocalProv’s News Editor Kate Angle that the sports book experience at… Read More



Darrell West Explains the “Future of Work” in New Video

Darrell West, Brookings

In a new video, Brookings Center for Technology director Darrell West  explained that “depending on the actions of… Read More


Live Videos

East Greenwich’s Town Manager Corrigan Talks Fire Contract, New Trolley for Main St. & New Services

EG Town Manager Gayle Corrigan

East Greenwich’s Town Manager Gayle Corrigan joined GoLocal LIVE to discuss the tough issues facing East Greenwich and… Read More


Live Videos

Blueprint 5’s Fortier Talks Men’s Summer Fashion Trends and Custom Suits

Kate Nagle (L) and Jim Fortier (R)

Jim Fortier, the owner of the upscale and cool men’s clothier Blueprint 5, hosted GoLocal LIVE at his East Greenwich… Read More



Brown’s Petersen Named Top Winner of 2018 RI Business Plan Competition

Michelle Petersen

Brown University student Michelle Petersen was named the top winner in the 2018 Rhode Island Business Plan Competiton.



Democracy for America Endorses Regunberg for Lieutenant Governor

Aaron Regunberg

Democracy for America (DFA) announced their endorsement of Aaron Regunberg for Lieutenant Governor.



Weiss: Keynote Address - Fine Calls for Community Health Stations in Every RI Community

Dr. Michael Fine

Last week, the Rhode Island Minority Elder Task Force (RIMETF) held a Health and Wellness Fair at the Cape Verdean… Read More



Brown Announces Formation of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

Brown University has announced the formation of a new Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Center as part of its Division of… Read More



Fit For Life: Be Grateful & Enjoy Your Day

I do not participate in organized religion. My mother is still trying to get me to church on Sunday’s and I have… Read More



25 Things to Look Forward to in New England This Summer

Zip lining

The weather is finally cooperating and Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner. That means that summertime is nearly… Read More



10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - May 18, 2018

Something Rotten at PPAC

There is plenty going on around the state of Rhode Island to keep you busy this weekend. From art to games and shows, there… Read More



Newport Jazz Festival Artists Set to Perform Music From Other Countries

Several artists attending the Newport Jazz Festival are set to introduce fans to various art forms from other… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Farro & Bean Soup

Farro is a type of wheat that was among the first plants to be domesticated in the Middle East. It is low yielding and has… Read More



Cranston’s TinTown Studio Set to Host Annual 12 x 12 Exhibition

Paul Carpentier and Dennis DelSignore

TinTown Studio in Cranston will hold an opening reception for the second annual 12 x 12 Exhibition on Friday, May 18.… Read More



Blackstone Academy to Host Annual 5K Road Race & 1-Mile Family Run

Blackstone Academy is set to host their annual 5K road race and one-mile family run to raise money for their after-school… Read More



Physician Burnout Needs to Be Addressed: Guest MINDSETTER™ McInteer

Currently, in the state legislature, there is a model AMA bill (S2408 and H 7964) that is being debated, which would end… Read More



Organize + Energize: What’s Holding You Back?

You have uncompleted projects that are accumulating. You live in chaos and continue to procrastinate. Sound familiar? These… Read More



10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - May 15, 2018

Charlie and others 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.



Providence Unveils Digital Guides to 15 City Neighborhoods

Providence Unveils Digital Guides to 15 City Neighborhoods

The Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau unveiled 15 electronic guides to neighborhoods in hopes of… Read More



RI Nurses Institute Middle College Announces Acquisition of Synthetic Cadaver


Rhode Island Nurses Institute Middle College (RINI MC) CEO Dr. Pamela McCue announced the school's acquisition of a… Read More



Weiss: A Storm Cloud Looms Over Older Americans Month

Two years after President John F. Kennedy had formally designated May as “Senior Citizens Month” at a meeting of… Read More



20 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Rhode Island

Mother's Day is Sunday

Mother’s Day weekend is here and there is so much going on throughout the state to help celebrate



Fit For Life: Erase Negative Thoughts

I attended a one-day conference last week, and as always, I took home some good tips, some motivation, and some inspiration.… Read More



10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - May 11, 2018

Volvo Ocean Race in Newport

There is plenty going on around the state of Rhode Island to keep you busy this weekend. From games to concerts and shows,… Read More



Care New England Financials Mixed After Closing Memorial Hospital

James Fanale PHOTO: Care New England

Care New England announced that they have achieved an income from operations of $4.4 million in quarter two of the fiscal… Read More



10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - May 11, 2018

Volvo at Ft. Adams

There is plenty going on around Newport to keep you busy this weekend. From festivals to road races, there is something for… Read More



slides: Jackson Browne Captivates PPAC

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer-songwriter Jackson Browne enchanted a full-house at The Providence Performing Arts Center… Read More



Providence Flea Announces Summer Dates

Photo: Providence Flea

The Providence Flea has announced its dates for Sumer of 2018. Providence Flea’s opening day will be… Read More



It is Pizza Craving Day on Wednesday on GoLocal LIVE’s The Taste

Pizza is featured on Wednesday on The Taste

Rick Simone hosts owners and chefs for some of the top pizzerias and restaurants that feature pizza on Wednesday at 3 PM on… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Fondue With Polenta Crostini

A fondue is a melted concoction, usually kept warm to preserve the melted texture. Fondues can be savory… Read More



Organize + Energize: 5 Ways Quitting Social Media Can Increase Your Productivity

How much time are you wasting throughout the day posting, reading, or snapping pics on social media? How many hours do you… Read More



10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - May 8, 2018

Nina and others 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.



Gallery Z Set to Host “The Art of Fashion” Exhibit

Gallery Z on Federal Hill in Providence is set to present their exhibit “The Art of Fashion” for the second year… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

Brown Grad Coppa Crowned Miss RI 2018

Alexandra Coppa PHOTO: Miss RI

Alexandra Coppa, 22, was crowned Miss Rhode Island 2018 on Sunday night at the Casino Theatre in Newport.



B & B Consulting to Offer Disabled Vets Free Access to Medical Marijuana

B and B Consulting announced the return of a program that would allow disabled veterans access to to the medical… Read More

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