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Whitcomb: Turning Schools Into War Zones; Town-Gown Battles; Kettle Was a Kid; Rhode Island’s Venice

Robert Whitcomb

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



R.W. Alley: “Love That NRA Money”

R.W. Alley, the award-winning illustrator of Paddington Bear offers his GoLocal weekly political cartoon.



EDITORIAL: Raimondo Denial of Ties to NRA Money - “We Call BS”

Governor Gina Raimondo, has taken 4 donations from NRA lobbyist

Governor, you can’t claim to be a leader in fighting for stricter gun controls and, yet, simultaneously take campaign… Read More



It’s a Pot Luck Sunday Political Brunch – February 25

Mark Curtis

Some weeks there’s a political story that kind of dominates the focus, and makes it easy for a one-topic discussion… Read More



PC Picks Up Crucial 74-69 Win Over Georgetown

Kyron Cartwright

The Providence College Friars picked up a crucial win on Saturday afternoon, beating the Georgetown Hoyas 74-69 in… Read More



Brown Suffers 4th Straight Loss, Edged by Cornell 73-68

Obi Okolie

Brown got 15 points and eight rebounds off the bench from Obi Okolie, but it wasn’t enough as the Bears fell 73-68… Read More



Cranston City Council to Introduce Plan to Protect Students From Gun Violence

Republican members of the Cranston City Council are set to introduce plans to make Cranston schools safer by helping protect… Read More



Top Democratic Consultant Tapped By Unions for Polling on PawSox

Democratic Consultant Joe Fleming

The effort by the building trade unions to resurrect the $40 million in public funding for the PawSox owners is taking a new… Read More



Ethics Commission Has Difficulty Tracking Financial Disclosure Forms

RI Ethics Commission struggling to track forms

Elected and appointed local and state officials are required by law to submit an annual Financial Disclosure Statement, but a… Read More


Live Videos

LIVE: Providence Teachers Union Head Blasts Trump’s Guns in Schools Proposal

Maribeth Calabro

Maribeth Calabro, President of the Providence Teachers Union, appeared on GoLocal LIVE where she spoke out against… Read More



RI’s Murphy Listed Among Over 50 Players Named in FBI’s College Basketball Probe

Erik Murphy

South Kingstown’s Erik Murphy is one of more than 50 current and former college basketball players named as part of an… Read More



Nardolillo Blasts GOP Senate Opponent Flanders for Democratic Contributions

Republican Rep. Bobby Nardolillo is blasting his U.S. Senate primary opponent's past Democratic contributions.

Rhode Island State Representative Robert "Bobby" Nardolillo is blasting opponent Bob Flanders in the Republican primary for… Read More



#18 URI Clinches A-10 Regular Season Title With 81-56 Win Over Dayton

Jeff Dowtin

The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team clinched its first-ever Atlantic-10 Regular Season… Read More


Live Videos

LIVE: URI Researcher Engelhart On Impacts Of A Sinking State & Rising Sea Levels

Simon Engelhart

In an interview with LIVE, University of Rhode Island researcher Simon Engelhart, Ph.D., explained how and why Rhode Island… Read More


Live Videos

Steve Forbes to Headline Bryant Entrepreneurial Conference - Organizer Lewtan on LIVE

Jacob Lewtan

Bryant University Senior Jacob Lewtan joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle in studio on LIVE to talk about… Read More


Live Videos

LIVE: MIT Researcher Romeo On Importance Of Having Conversations With Children

Rachel Romeo

Rachel Romeo, a graduate student at Harvard and MIT and lead author of the new study published… Read More


Live Videos

Born Again Vintage Designer Artise Shows “Ivory Tower” Collection On LIVE

Bridgett Artise

On LIVE, Born Again Vintage designer Bridgett Artise showcased a few pieces from her newest sustainable collection… Read More



Brown Falls to Columbia 89-82 Despite Cambridge’s Double-Double

Desmond Cambridge

Desmond Cambridge posted his first career double-double with 26 points and 10 rebounds, but the Brown Bears fell… Read More



Kettle Resigns, Better Public Record Keeping: This Week at the State House

Senator Nicholas Kettle resigned from office, Rep. Blake Filippi calls for better public record keeping and more. This… Read More



Caught in Providence: Get Used to It

Roses are Red Violets are Blue, when you show up to pay your fiance's tickets what advice does the judge have for you?



40+ Past & Existing Residents of Brady Sullivan’s Coventry Lofts Are Poised to File Complaints

Arthur Sullivan, leader of the management team at Brady Sullivan

The number of residents and former residents at mega New England developer Brady Sullivan’s Harris Mill Lofts in… Read More



Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not? - February 23, 2018

Every Friday, GoLocalProv breaks down who is rising and who is falling in Rhode Island politics, business, and sports.



Proposed Salve Dorms Come Under Fire from Neighbors and Preservationists

Newport neighbors, cultural leaders, and Preserve Rhode Island have come out in opposition to Salve Regina University’s… Read More



Kettle Resigns from Rhode Island Senate

Sen. Nick Kettle has resigned.

Rhode Island Senator Nick Kettle is resigning, following charges of extortion and voyeurism -- and a Senate resolution filed… Read More


Live Videos

LIVE: Lilian Calderon’s Lawyer Harris Talks Next Steps, After ICE Defended Detention

Martin Harris

Martin Harris, the lawyer for Lilian Calderon, the Rhode Island mother of two who was detained by Immigration and Customs… Read More



RI Music Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2018

The 2018 Inductees in attendance included, from left, Tom Ghent, Andrew Polin, Susan Murphy accepting for her brother Paul Murphy, James Montgomery, John Chan, Tom Shaker accepting for Lloyd Kaplan, and Al DeAndrade from the Providence Federation of Musicians accepting for Mike Renzi.

The Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame announced its Hall of Fame Class of 2018 during a press conference on Friday.



African Alliance of RI President Kolawole Receives Leadership in Advocacy Award

Julius Kolawole

African Alliance of Rhode Island (AARI) president Julius Kolawole accepted the “Leadership in Advocacy” award by… Read More



Fit For Life: We Have Enemies

Why is it so hard to stay fit and healthy? Part of it is people lack discipline, self-worth, and don’t make… Read More



10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - February 23, 2018

StyleWeek 2018

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



Friday on LIVE: Designer Artise, URI Professor Engelhart, & Speech Therapist Romeo

Bridgett Artise

Designer Bridgett Artise of Born Again Vintage joins LIVE on Friday to talk about her newest line to be debuted… Read More



5 RI Restaurants Receive Four Diamond Rating From AAA

Spiced Pear

Five Rhode Island restaurants have received a four-diamond rating from AAA. 



Wednesday on LIVE: Bestselling Author Bloom, Cartoonist Parisi, & Rep. Amore Talks Guards at Schools

Amy Bloom PHOTO: Elena Seibert

New York Times Bestselling author Amy Bloom joins Molly O’Brien on Wednesday’s LIVE to talk about her… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette: How To Talk About Bad Sex, Wedding Dress Code 2018 + Vaping Etiquette

Coming to the end of Love Month, Didi Lorillard answered questions about how to talk about bad sex to your lover, what to do… Read More



Second Wave of Artists Announced for 2018 Newport Jazz Festival

Pat Metheny will play Saturday at Newport Jazz

The second wave of artists for the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival has been announced.



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Chunky Lobster Soup

Remove the lobster heads; without shelling the tails, cut the lobster lengthwise, butterfly them, and remove the black… Read More



Tuesday on LIVE: Five For Fighting’s Ondrasik and Historian Andrade-Watkins

John Ondrasik

Tuesday on LIVE Chart-topping, Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter John Ondrasik of Five For Fighting, will chat… Read More



Organize + Energize: 6 Things to do During Lent

For those of you who observe Lent, you know Lent began on February 14 and will end on March 29. Lent is a time of… Read More



10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - February 20, 2018

Sammi 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.



Monday on LIVE: Foolproof’s Garrison, Blueprint 5’s Fortier, & Business Monday

Foolproof Brewing

President and founder of Foolproof Brewing Company, Nick Garrison joins Molly O’Brien on Monday’s LIVE to… Read More



Weiss: Trump’s Budget Proposal Comes ‘Dead on Arrival’ to Aging Groups

Last Monday, President Donald Trump released his 2019 budget proposal, “An American Budget,” providing guidance… Read More



Brown Theatre Announces 6th Show of 2017-18 Season

Thomas Cole painting

The Brown University Theatre department is set to present their sixth show of the 2017-18 season titled… Read More



15 Things to do Over School Vacation Week in RI

Ice bumper cars

February vacation has arrived and the kids are home from school for an entire week.  To help keep them busy,… Read More



Fit For Life: Better Yourself on a Daily Basis

As many of you already know, I am on a mission to get better every day. Whether it be a coach, leader, or businessman, I know… Read More



10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - February 16, 2018

Jeff Dunham

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



3 RI Chefs Named James Beard Award Semifinalists

Johanne Killeen

The James Beard Foundation has announced their list of 2018 James Beard Award semifinalists, and it includes multiple Rhode… Read More



10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - February 16, 2018

There is plenty going on around Newport to keep you busy this weekend. From concerts to art exhibits, there are events for… Read More



Thursday on LIVE: James Beard National Scholar Contillo & The Ripple Effect

Allison Contillo

James Beard National Scholar Allison Contillo joins Molly O'Brien on LIVE Thursday to share her emotional story of… Read More



Wednesday on LIVE: Narragansett Creamery’s Federico, Gasbarro’s Wines & PC’s Prof. Olszewski

Gasbarro's Wines

On Wednesday’s The Taste, Host Rick Simone is talking all about cheese, bread, and wine.  Mark Federico the… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette: Love Month Questions, Why Valentine’s Day? + Table Manners

The Love month brought etiquette questions to NewportManners about kissing, hand holding, and tell us, Didi, Why… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Layer Cake With Fresh Fruit

Make the sponge cake: Preheat the oven to 350F. Butter and flour and 8-inch springform cake pan. Beat the butter and eggs… Read More



Narragansett Bay Community Orchestra to Present “An Afternoon at the Opera”

Harrah Friedlander

The Narragansett Bay Symphony Community Orchestra (NABSCO) is set to present “An Afternoon at the Opera” at… Read More



Tuesday on LIVE: AG Candidate Neronha, Paolino on New Lofts, Lawless on Trump’s Budget

Peter Neronha

At 4 p.m, GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle welcomes former Providence Mayor Joseph Paolino to talk about the completion of the… Read More



Organize + Energize: 10 Things You Can Toss Right Now That You Won’t Miss

If you’re overwhelmed and stressed and want to get organized but don’t know where to begin, let’s start… Read More



10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - February 13, 2018

Football 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.



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