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Chafee on GoLocal LIVE Says Raimondo Too Cozy With Corps, He Is Thinking About Run for Gov

Chafee joins GoLocal LIVE

Former Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee called current Governor Gina Raimondo "too tight with corporations" in a… Read More

 

Politics

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not? - July 21, 2017

Russ Moore

Every Friday, GoLocalProv's Russ Moore breaks down who is rising and who is falling in RI politics, business, and sports.… Read More

 

News

EDITORIAL: Cicilline Lives in the Past While MA is Adding More Than 2,500 Amazon Jobs

Congressman David Cicilline

While Rhode Island’s Congressman David Cicilline is hyperventilating over Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods,… Read More

 

Live Videos

“Rickman’s Big View” - Weekly Video Opinion - Why Do GOP Want to Reverse the Clock?

Ray Rickman

Civil Rights leader Ray Rickman's weekly opinion segment "Rickman's Big View" -- this week he takes on the GOPs focus… Read More

 

Live Videos

“We’ve Suffered Discrimination” - New Law Categorizing Asians in Rhode Island Draws Protest

Dr. Wu

A new law requiring school districts to break down their Asian student population into further sub-categories has drawn… Read More

 

Live Videos

Progressive Dem’s Bell Likens Raimondo’s Medicaid Cuts to Trumpcare

Sam Bell, RI Progressive Democrats

Sam Bell, the former Chair of the Rhode Island Progressive Democrats of America (RIPDA), criticized Governor Gina… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Morris Brings His Indie Rock Group, The Unlikely Candidates, to Providence

The Unlikely Candidates

After a breakout hit from their first independent EP release, “Follow My Feet” which made it to  #1 on the… Read More

 

Business

RI Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.2% in June, Employment Back to Pre-Great Recession Levels

RI unemployment rises to 4.2%

The Rhode Island unemployment rate rose to 4.2 percent in the month of June, up one-tenth of a percentage point from May,… Read More

 

News

Roger Williams Names Democratic Consultant Domenzain Director of Latino Policy Institute

Gabriela Domenzain on MSNBC

Roger Williams University has named Gabriela Domenzain as the new director of the Latino Policy Institute. She is a top… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Two Fathers, Two Sons, One Dream

Tom Finneran

The news hits like a thunderbolt. Strong men tremble with hope. Stronger women hold their families together through the long… Read More

 

Politics

Whitehouse Gives Trump Failing Grade in “Drain the Swamp” Report Card

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

Rhode Island Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren gave President Donald Trump a failing… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: The 21st Flickers’ RI International Film Fest Offers New Events Throughout The State

George T. Marshall

The Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival may take place in a small state, but has acquired… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Crowne Plaza’s Dallaire Says it Offers Largest Amount of Hotel Meeting Space in RI

Michelle Dallaire

Crowne Plaza Hotel’s Michelle Dallaire joined Rick Simone to discuss the hotel business in Rhode Island.

 

Sports

Red Sox Fall 8-6 to Blue Jays in Series Finale

Brock Holt

The Boston Red Sox fell 8-6 in their series finale against the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday afternoon at Fenway… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Omni’s Goldman Boasts Why the Hotel Is the Biggest and Strategically Important to RI

Burnell Goldman

Omni Providence general manager Burnell Goldman discusses the impact of the Hotel on the City of Providence and the State. In… Read More

 

Politics

Is the Battle for Newport Senate Seat the Preview to 2018 Elections in RI?

Newport (pictured) and Jamestown are set to vote in August. Does the result serve as a bellwether for next year's elections?

On one side is a Progressive Democratic candidate fresh off an upset win over the old school Democrats for the seat of Teresa… Read More

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Shekarchi Says General Assembly Leadership Close To Budget Resolution

Joseph Shekarchi

Joseph Shekarchi, the Majority Leader of the Rhode Island House of Representatives, joined GoLocal LIVE on Wednesday… Read More

 

News

EG Man to Serve 10 Years in Federal Prison for Solicitation of 8-Year-Old Girl

An East Greenwich man was sentenced to serve 10 years in Federal Prison after enticing a minor to engage in sexual activity.

 

Live Videos

LIVE: Williams Explains His $3 Million Lincoln Library Donation

Former RI Supreme Court Chief JusticeFrank Williams

Former Rhode Island Supreme Court Chief Justice, and Abraham Lincoln scholar Frank Williams joined GoLocal LIVE on Wednesday… Read More

 

Politics

Fecteau: The Dumb & Dumber Approach to Healthcare

Donald Trump

Instead of fixing Obamacare, the GOP was set to dismantle it, and replace it with a plan of their own that rewards the… Read More

 

News

National Education Association of RI Blast Raimondo for Vetoing “Contract Continuation” Legislation

Governor Gina Raimondo

The National Education Association Rhode Island (NEARI) issued a blistering statement attacking Governor Gina Raimondo for… Read More

 

News

Common Cause Praises Raimondo for Signing Automatic Voter Registration Act

Automatic Voter Registration

Governor Gina Raimondo signed the automatic voter registration legislation into law making Rhode Island the ninth state to… Read More

 

Politics

Bishop: Red Tape for Rednecks . . . Who Knew

Johnny Nicholas

In my inveterate quest for earned media linking musical touring patterns to politics, it seems impossible not to observe that… Read More

 

Business

Residential Properties Announces Sale of East Side Home for $2.1 Million

51 Prospect Street

Residential Properties Ltd. has announced the sale of 51 Prospect Street in Providence for $2,100,000, making it the… Read More

 

Live Videos

Chair 5 Chef Demora Announces Launch of New Menu on LIVE’s The Taste

Chef Tyler Demora

Chef Tyler Demora of Chair 5 talks about how his kitchen is focused on a dining experience that is French… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - July 21, 2017

Arc Iris playing in Providence

Another busy summer weekend in Rhode Island with plenty of events going on that people of all ages can enjoy. 

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - July 21, 2017

Newport Music Festival

Another busy summer weekend in Newport filled with events for all ages. 

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Party Etiquette, Friendship Dilemmas, Resort Wear + Anorexia

In the heat of July handling friendship dilemmas, party etiquette, what to wear and body shaming, were all questions to Didi… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Stages of Freedom to Host Grand Opening for New Museum in Prov

Stages of Freedom

Stages of Freedom will host a grand opening ceremony for its new museum, bookshop and event space set to open in Providence.

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors & Knowledge: Roast Beef & Eggplant Roll

This summer appetizer of sliced roast beef and grilled eggplant from your favorite market is served at room temperature. This… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 5 Reasons It’s Time to Get Organized

Are you living a chaotic life? Are you always looking for more time in your day?  Take a look at your surroundings and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - July 18, 2017

Honey Ham and others need loving homes

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

 

Health

Weiss: Social Security, Medicare Are Solvent..For Now

Just days ago, a released annual federal report, the 2017 Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Federal… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Historical Society to Host American Revolution Walking Tour

American Revolution walking tour in Newport

The Newport Historical Society will host an American Revolution in Newport walking tour allowing tourists to see… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 5 Endless Summer Colleges

Here in New England, sunny days, sandy beaches and sea breezes tend to make us forget about the immense snowbanks of winter.

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Committee on Public Works Meeting July 19

The Committee on Public Works will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday, July 19 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held on the… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Juvenile Hearing Board Meeting July 18

The Juvenile Hearing Board will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, July 18 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held on the third… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Gallery Z’s Local Artists Exhibit Runs Through August 6

Local artists exhibit at Gallery Z

Gallery Z on Federal Hill is set to open a new exhibit featuring local artists.  Th exhibit began on July 6… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Hearthside Museum to Pay Tribute to 1904 World’s Fair

Hearthside House to pay tribute to 1904 World's Fair

The Hearthside Museum in Lincoln will pay tribute to the 1904 World’s Fair by celebrating Rhode… Read More

 

Public Notices

CITY OF PROVIDENCE: Special Committee on Education Meeting July 17

The Special Committee on Education will hold a regular meeting on Monday, July 17 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Eddie Money Brings Some Paradise To Indian Ranch

Eddie Money had your ticket to paradise at The Indian Ranch this past Saturday.

 

Health

Miriam Hospital’s Vakharia Riesman Family Excellence in Teaching Award

Jamsheed Vakharia

Miriam Hospital surgeon Jamsheed Vakharia, M.D.,  received the 2017 Riesman Family Excellence in Teaching Award at… Read More

 

Food

slides: 20 Great Ice Cream Places in RI

It is National Ice Cream month

With National Ice Cream month winding down and the weather heating up, GoLocalProv.com has put together a list of some of the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: It’s Non-Negotiable!

When is the last time you stopped and looked at something, and started thinking, wow we really take these things for granted,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

PC Starts Marketing New License Plates

PC begins marketing new license plates

Providence College announced that students, faculty, staff, alumni, fans and friends of the school who live in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Cool Down, Garden Style

PHOTO: Leonard Moorehead

Our work places are down-right cold, one complains their space is too hot, others wear jackets, and everyone wilts on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in RI This Weekend - July 14, 2017

Linda Calise will perform at Pot au Feu

Another busy summer weekend in Rhode Island with plenty of events going on that people of all ages can enjoy. 

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend- July 14, 2017

Au Courant: a Benefit for Child & Family fashion show

Another busy summer weekend in Newport filled with events for all ages. 

 

Beauty & Fashion

Patriots’ Amendola Signs Modeling Deal With Ford Model

Danny Amendola PHOTO: Ford Model

New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola signed a modeling deal with New York-based modeling agency Ford Model.

 

Lifestyle

Henna Artist, Silverteeth Performs & Robotics Expert on LIVE

Silverteeth

Friday on GoLocal LIVE henna artist Heather Caunt-Nulton will explain how to avoid fake chemicals and make sure… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Music Festival Set to Kick Off 2nd Weekend

Beethoven's Wig

The Newport Music Festival is set to kick off the 2nd weekend of their 49th festival beginning on Friday and running through… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Thursday on LIVE: Rickman, Child and Family, Providence Kayak Co. & Pangea App

Ray Rickman

On Thursday’s LIVE Civil Rights leader Ray Rickman continues his weekly opinion segment at 4PM. In ”Rickman's… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Doggy Bag Etiquette, Fender Benders, Hospitality Etiquette + More

Summers always stir up a frenzy of dating and hospitality etiquette questions from guests and hosts to Didi Lorillard… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Top Steel Drum Musician and Rhode Island History Featured on LIVE at 4 PM Wednesday

Aaron Abrahamson Cote

Recognized as one of the elite percussionists and performers on the live music scene in Rhode Island, Aaron Abrahamson… Read More

 
 
 
 

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