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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



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



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.



Raimondo Orders Flags at Half Staff Following School Shooting in Texas

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo has ordered that the U.S. and Rhode Island flags at all state facilities and buildings be… Read More



Caught in Providence: Too Tall Tony

Tony the law student has some pretty good excuses, but will the Judge think he's telling tall tales?



Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not? - May 18, 2018

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


Live Videos

Selling Providence Water “Bad Idea,” Says Lombardi on LIVE

Rep John Lombardi

State Representative John Lombardi joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle at the Rhode Island State House and said that… Read More


Live Videos

McKiernan on Why the RI Ethics Commission Reform is Needed—on GoLocal LIVE

Rep Dan McKiernan

Representative Dan McKiernan joined GoLocal LIVE at the Rhode Island State House to talk about the legislation he introduced… Read More



Feroce’s Campaign Spokesperson Quits

Giovanni Feroce

Gubernatorial candidate Giovanni Feroce’s spokesperson Sarah Hale Folger has quit his campaign.



Mayoral Candidate DeRobbio Applauds Rollback on Speed Cameras

Bob DeRobbio on LIVE

Providence Mayoral candidate Bob DeRobbio is applauding the judicial and legislative efforts to rollback speed cameras.


Live Videos

Raising Awareness, Support for Ehlers Danlos Syndromes on LIVE

Krista Brack

Krista Brack joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle at GoLocal LIVE at the Rhode Island State House, and talked… Read More



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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