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Ten Surprises from RI Benchmark Political Poll

There were a number of surprises in the recently released poll conducted by Harvard's John Della Volpe in partnership… Read More

 

News

Robert Whitcomb: Memorial’s Inevitable Closing; Wexford Will Work; Poor Pay Taxes

Bob Whitcomb

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

 

Sports

Red Sox Name Alex Cora 47th Manager in Team History

Alex Cora

The Boston Red Sox have named Alex Cora the 47th manager in team history. Cora and the Red Sox agreed to a three-year deal… Read More

 

News

EDITORIAL: Why We Hired One of America’s Most Respected Pollsters

For about ten years, Rhode Island voters have been without reliable, independent polling. Since Darrell West left Brown… Read More

 

Politics

GoLocal Benchmark Poll - See All the Numbers

John Della Volpe, Harvard

GoLocalProv.com in partnership with John Della Volpe and his firm Socialsphere released a comprehensive benchmark poll which… Read More

 

Politics

Sunday Political Brunch—October 22 - Could There be a “Trump Effect” in 2018?

We are just over a year away from the 2018 midterm Congressional elections. While Republicans hold a big lead in the House… Read More

 

Politics

GoLocal Benchmark Poll: RIers Overwhelmingly Oppose Public Funding for the PawSox Stadium

(L) Larry Lucchino, Pawtucket Red Sox and Mayor Don Grebien, Pawtucket (R)

Over the past two years the PawSox have proposed more than a half dozen different deals for taxpayers to fund a portion of… Read More

 

Politics

Fecteau: Disrespecting Our Fallen Heroes

President Donald Trump has shown he is so callous and disgraceful that he will sink to any level. Nonetheless, even I thought… Read More

 

Politics

ABC6’s “In the Arena” - Paolino Goes 1-On-1 with PawSox Consultant Rosentraub

Providence developer Joe Paolino

Dr. Mark Rosentraub, a nationally-renowned professor of sports management, joined ABC6's "In the Arena" moderator Joe… Read More

 

Sports

slides: What to Watch For: Falcons vs Patriots

Patriots host Falcons in Super Bowl rematch PHOTO: Flickr

The New England Patriots (4-2) will host the (3-2) Atlanta Falcons in a rematch of Super Bowl 51 on Sunday… Read More

 

Sports

video: Brown Offense Struggles, Bears Fall 34-7 to Cornell

Brown falls to Cornell 34-7

The Brown Bears football team was shut out for three quarters and fell 34-7 to Cornell on Saturday.

 

Sports

video: URI Football Falls in Heartbreaker to #14 Elon 35-34

URI loses 35-34 heartbreaker

The University of Rhode Island football team dropped a 35-34 heartbreaker to #14 Elon on Saturday in Kingston.

 

Sports

Bryant Football’s Rally Falls Short, Lose 31-14 to Central Connecticut

Bryant falls to CCSU 31-14

The Bryant Bulldogs second-half rally fell short on Saturday as they lost 31-14 to Central Connecticut.

 

Politics

Raimondo’s Polling Numbers in RI Are Second Lowest Only to Trump’s

Raimondo's numbers fall - she ranks second lowest to Trump

Polling numbers show that Governor Gina Raimondo’s numbers are the second lowest of the federal, state and local… Read More

 

Politics

RI Coalition for Israel Praises Trump for Decertifying Iran Deal

The Rhode Island Coalition for Israel is praising President Donald Trump for his decision to decertify the Iran Deal. The… Read More

 

News

Wistow Files First Subpoena in St. Joseph Pension Fund Receivership Case

Max Wistow

Special investigator Max Wistow, who is working with the court-appointed receiver Stephen Del Sesto in the effort to… Read More

 

News

The Future of Memorial Hospital, Guest MINDSETTER™ Feroce

Giovanni Feroce

Upon reading of the vote to close Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket, RI, I was asked what I would do in response to this… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Fundraising is Critical for Adams Library in Central Falls

Janice Argentieri

Janice Argentieri who volunteers at and serves on the board of The Adams Public Library says the library serves Central… Read More

 

Live Videos

“It’s Definitely a Medical Crisis Right Now” Dr. Santo’s Describes Conditions in Puerto Rico

Dr. Janice Santos

It’s been four weeks since a Category 4 hurricane devastated Puerto Rico and Doctor Janice Santos with The… Read More

 

Sports

Brown Football Visits Cornell in Search of 1st Conference Win

Brown travels to Cornell to take on the Big Red

The Brown Bears football team (2-3, 0-2 Ivy) will seek to earn their first Ivy League win of the season on Saturday… Read More

 

Sports

URI Football Hosts #14 Elon on Homecoming Weekend

URI hosts Elon

The University of Rhode Island Rams (1-5, 0-3) is back home this weekend to host #14 (5-1, 3-0) Elon on Saturday… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Using Art To Spread Awareness of Metastatic Breast Cancer #ThisIsMBC

Sheila McGlown

Air Force veteran Sheila McGlown is a 6-year Stage IV breast cancer survivor. She’s one of the 16 people chosen to… Read More

 

Sports

Bryant Football Visits Central Connecticut on Saturday

Jean Constant

The Bryant Bulldogs football team (2-4, 0-1 NEC) continue conference play this weekend when they hit the road to… Read More

 

News

video: Caught in Providence: The Name Francesco

For 24 years Judge Caprio has been trying to get someone to name their baby after him, to no avail.  See what happens… Read More

 

Live Videos

GoLocal Benchmark Poll - RI on Wrong Track, PawSox Opposition and More

John Della Volpe

Rhode Islanders believe the state is on the wrong track, they don’t believe their family’s finances have improved… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 25 Ways to Get Into the Halloween Spirit in New England

PHOTO: NAVFAC/flickr

The spookiest time of the year is here.  Halloween night is right around the corner and it is time to get right into… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener:  Frost Bites

The moon waxes late in October. Cold air spills into urban gardens and our glorious countryside alike. Gardeners cast an eye… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Howard Jones Brings the 80’s to The Greenwich Odeum

Howard Jones, an icon of the 80’s pop scene, dazzled a full house at The Greenwich Odeum Thursday night.

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: You are Capable of More Than You Know…

At my weekly sales workshop yesterday, our sales coach started talking about the characters in the movie, The Wizard of Oz,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - October 20, 2017

Bill Nye

A busy October weekend in Rhode Island with events across the state for all ages. 

 
 
 

Lifestyle

PC’s Prof.Brooks Discusses Sexual Harassment on Thursday’s LIVE and More

Abigail Brooks

After a Rhode Island Representative made allegations of sexual harassment at the State House and women across the country… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Happy Doable Prenups, How to Toast & How to Dunk + Opioid Crisis

Debating the importance of the wedding prenup agreement, how to toast like a Frenchman, why not to dunk like an Englishwoman… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Wednesday’s LIVE- RI’s Director of Veterans Affairs Kasim Yarn & The Taste

Kasim Yarn

Navy Lieutenant Commander Kasim Yarn was named Rhode Island's first Director of Veterans Affairs by Governor… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Balsamic Glazed Salmon

Straight forward recipe, usually done outdoors, but equally nice baked. Make the glaze by using a great quality balsamic as… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Organizing Your Daily To-Do List

How do you organize all of the errands you have to tackle on a weekly basis? Are you using a daily to-list or a weekly one?

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - October 17, 2017

Jaida 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.

 

Lifestyle

slides: Corea/Gadd Bring Jazz Fusion to The VETS

Maestros Chick Corea and Steve Gadd brought their smooth mix of jazz fusion to The VETS on Sunday. 

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 5 Reasons to Attend College in Canada

With many U.S. universities exceeding $50,000 per year (and some $60,000+), families are searching for viable alternative to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Gallery Z to Host Opening Reception for Glass & Color Field Abstracts Exhibit

Monte Becker

Gallery Z on Federal Hill will host an opening reception for their Glass and Color Field Abstracts exhibit. The… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Weinberg’s Jukebox Entertains The Greenwich Odeum

Max Weinberg and his crack band performed before a near capacity crowd at The Greenwich Odeum on Friday. 

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: It’s All About You – & It’s Endless What You Can Accomplish

On my way home from another Fit Body Boot Camp Mastermind meeting, and once again have some clarity as to what needs to be… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: The 20 Best Corn Mazes and Haunted Houses in New England

Two of the major fall activities in New England around this time involve walking into a haunted house just to be terrified,… Read More

 

Food

Best Foodie Cities in the U.S. - See Where Providence Ranks

Best Foodie Cities in the U.S. - See Where Providence Ranks

Providence is ranked as one of the most expensive cities for foodies in the U.S., contributing to its middle of the pack… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Mums the Word

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

Like pastry shops, I stop. Everyone admires chrysanthemums mounded at virtually every market entrance. The colorful array is… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - October 13, 2017

Chick Corea

A busy mid-October weekend in Rhode Island with events across the state for all ages. 

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - October 13, 2017

A busy mid-October weekend in Newport featuring events for all ages.  

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Meeting Oct. 17

The Committee on Finance will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, October 17 at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: DOCKET FOR REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING Oct. 19

The City Council will hold a regular meeting on Thursday, October 19. The meeting will be held in the City Council Chamber on… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Retirement Board of Empoyees Retirement System Meeting Oct. 18

The Retirement Board of Employees Retirement System will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, October 18.  The meeting… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Finance Hearing Oct. 17

The Committee on Finance will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 17 at 5 p.m. The hearing will be held on the third… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Board of Contract & Supply Meeting Oct. 16

The Board of Contract and Supply will hold a regular meeting on Monday, October 16 at 2 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Health

RI’s Dr. Michael Fine Wins National 2017 Advanced Primary Care Award

Michael Fine

Rhode Island’s Michael Fine, M.D. has been awarded the Barbara Starfield Primary Care Leadership Award from… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Huge Decline In Presidential Standards, Apologies + Phone Safe Box

The fall and decline of presidential standards, speech preparation tips, trending phone safe boxes, and why the sorriest… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: New England Pride TV Starring Dale LePage, Season 3 Episode 2

Dale LePage has launched season 3 episode 2 of his show "New England Pride TV."

 
 
 
 
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