NEW: RI Realtor Melanie Delman Passes Away

Rhode Island realtor Melanie Delman, President and Owner of Lila Delman Real Estate International, has passed… Read More

Raimondo looks to expand the Promise program

New Study Finds “Free College Programs” Have No Effect On Whether Students Go Directly to College

Research released by the Brookings Institution raises new questions about “free college” programs like RI’s… Read More

Robert Whitcomb, Columnist

Whitcomb: Beltway’s Young Nobility; Bring in Mr. Gilbert; Adding to the Floods; & Intense Newport

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

Parent of Special Needs Child Says Providence Is Offering No Support During School Bus Strike

Thursday’s scheduled strike by school bus drivers in Providence by Teamsters Local 251 will wreak havoc for many… Read More

Matt Taibi, Teamsters Local 251

Providence Teamsters Bus Drivers to Strike Thursday UPDATED

Matt Taibi, Principal Officer and Secretary-Treasurer of Teamsters Local 251 on Friday afternoon set the strike date and said… Read More

Witman criticizes Elorza's handling of the potential strike

Witman Slams Elorza Over Lack of Leadership as Prov School Bus Drivers Move to Strike

Teamsters Local 251 has announced they will strike against Providence's school bus company, First Student. The strike was… Read More

Shannon Shallcross

Shallcross Discusses the Success of PVD Lady Project & Upcoming Summit on LIVE

Shannon Shallcross of The Lady Project joined GoLocal LIVE’s Chelsea Guay to discuss the upcoming Lady… Read More

Sandra Cano - one of CCRI announces outstanding alumni honorees

CCRI Announces 2018 Outstanding Alumni Honorees

The Community College of Rhode Island has announced the honorees for the 2018 Outstanding Alumni awards.… Read More

Nicole Forte PHOTO: LinkedIn

People’s Credit Union Names Forte Member Service Center Manager

People’s Credit Union announced the appointment of Nicole Forte to the position of Member Service Center Manager.… Read More

Michael O'Connor

PC Names O’Connor Director of Providence Alliance for Catholic Teachers

Providence College announced that Dr. Michael O’Connor has been named the director of the Providence Alliance for… Read More

WaterFire is featured in the latest round of

RI Tourism Launches “Fun-Sized” Tourism Campaign: SEE THE ADS

Commerce RI has launched its latest round of "Fun-Sized" tourism ads, and Chief Marketing Officer Lara Salamano joined… Read More

RI loses 2,400 jobs in August

NEW: RI Loses 2,400 Jobs in August

Rhode Island lost 2,400 jobs during the month of August, according to the RI Department of Labor and training. This marks… Read More

Attorneys for the Diocese, headed by Bishop Thomas Tobin, blame the

Diocese Fights Federal Fraud Lawsuit On St. Joseph Pension Fund - Denies Any Responsibility

The Diocese of Providence has filed a motion in federal court seeking dismissal of the fraud lawsuit that was entered in June… Read More

First Student, Teamsters Local 251, and a federal mediator will meet at 2 p.m on Thursday.

Providence School Bus Drivers and Bus Company in Final Hours to Avert Strike

Providence school bus drivers, represented by the Teamsters Local 251, and bus company First Student are still locked in a… Read More

Gary Balletto

Balletto on Upcoming Fundraiser for New Adaptive Gym in Rhode Island on LIVE

Gary Balletto joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on GoLocal LIVE to talk about his upcoming fundraiser in Providence on… Read More

Brown student Samantha Lash in Brown's Open Graduate Education program PHOTO: Brown

Brown Receives $1.6 Million Grant for Open Graduate Education Program

The Andrew Mellon Foundation awarded the Brown University Graduate School a $1.675 million five-year grant to… Read More

Police are in search of two suspects

$1,500 Reward Offered for Info on Suspects Who Stole Gun from Woonsocket Store

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) and the Woonsocket Police have announced a $1,500… Read More

Fred Zilian PHOTO: Zilianblog

Prov Committee on Foreign Relations to Open Season With Presentation by Salve Regina’s Zilian

The Providence Committee on Foreign Relations (PCFR) will begin its new season with a presentation from Fred… Read More

Taunton River PHOTO: Marcbela

Narragansett Bay Estuary Program to Host Workshop on Health of Taunton River

The Narragansett Bay Estuary Program is partnering with the Resilient Taunton Watershed Network (RTWN) to host a workshop on… Read More

Photo: Heather Argenti

Residents Report Mold, Falling Ceilings at Johnston Apartment Complex

Low-income residents displaced by structural and environmental issues including mold and leaking roofs -- and falling… Read More


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