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15 Ways to Be a Real American in Rhode Island—15 Ways to Be a Real American in…

U.S. Women’s Soccer Set For World Cup Final Against Japan—The U.S. Women’s National Team is one win…

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Red White and Blue—Fife and drums, stars and stripes, salutes pop,…

Where to See Fireworks in RI This Independence Day—Where to see Fireworks in Rhode Island

The Most Patriotic States in the U.S.—How Does Each State Demonstrate Its Patriotism

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - July 3, 2015—Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s…

5 Live Music Musts - July 3, 2015—Happy Independence Day! The July 4th weekend brings…

10 Fun Things to Do in Newport on July 4 Weekend—There will be plenty of firework on display…

Bristol 4th of July Parade Set to Celebrate its 230th Year—Bristol 4th of July Celebrates Its 230th Year

Leather Storrs: How TV Influences our Changing Food Culture—Leather Storrs: How TV Influences our Changing Food…

 
 
 
 

News

What America Means to Rhode Island’s Leaders

Governor Gina Raimondo talks about what America means to her - along with other Rhode Island leaders.

The Fourth of July, while celebrating the Independence Day of the United States, means different things to many people, right… Read More

 

Sports

U.S. Women’s Soccer Set For World Cup Final Against Japan

Alex Morgan is the USWNT's lead striker. Photo courtesy of: Flickr/Tayler Pitts

After starting their quest for a third FIFA Women’s World Cup nearly a month ago, the U.S. Women’s National Team… Read More

 

News

Guest MINDSETTER™ John Turbitt: Our Own Worst Enemy

It’s in our DNA as Rhode Islanders. We’re skeptics in almost every way from our lack of trust in the weather… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Shut Out by FC Dallas 3-0

The New England Revolution (6-6-8) fell 3-0 to (8-5-5) FC Dallas on Saturday night at Toyota Stadium in Dallas. The… Read More

 

Sports

video: Patriots Gronkowski’s Family Feud Episode to Air on July 19

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, along with his father and three brothers, will compete in the July 19 episode… Read More

 

News

Providence Firefighters’ Raise Could Trigger Millions in Raises for Teachers

A clause in the recently agreed upon Providence teachers' contract could trigger millions in additional costs to the… Read More

 

Politics

slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - July 3, 2015

Russ Moore

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

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – July 3, 2015

401(k) plans and big banks receive plenty of negative publicity, so it’s a change of pace when both are praised in the… Read More

 

Business

Prov Shops and Restaurants to Celebrate Indie Week by Offering Special Discounts

Campaign supports small businesses during a long holiday weekend when shoppers are usually busy with cookouts and the beach.

 

News

NEW: Prov Fire Chief Cunha Set to Retire, Mello Named Acting Chief

Asst. Chief Scott Mello

Mayor Jorge Elorza has announced that Assistant Fire Chief Scott Mello will serve as the Providence Fire Department's… Read More

 

News

New York Times, Applebees are Some of RI’s Biggest Tax Cheats

The businesses that owe the most in back taxes to Rhode Island include one of the country’s most prestigious… Read More

 

News

slides: The Biggest Tax Cheats in Rhode Island

See the top 50 delinquent business taxpayers in Rhode Island.

 

News

NEW: Raimondo Names Callahan Adjutant and Commanding General of RI National Guard

Governor Gina Raimondo

Governor Gina Raimondo announced  that Colonel Christopher Callahan is the next Adjutant General of Rhode Island, and… Read More

 

News

Guest MINDSETTER™ Chace Baptista: Rhode Island Might be Different

When Dylan Roof walked into the Emanuel A.M.E. Church in Charleston, South Carolina during Bible study and murdered nine… Read More

 

Politics

Carol Anne Costa: Baby, You’re a Firework!

 It’s Thursday, easing into what for many will be a long Fourth of July weekend. According to @GhiorseFactor,… Read More

 

Sports

RI Native Will Blackmon to Host Free Football Clinic For Youth at Hendricken

Will Blackmon

Will Blackmon, a Rhode Island native and current defensive back for the Seattle Seahawks, will hold a USA Football… Read More

 

News

Charlestown RI Resident to Plead Guilty to Stealing Gravestones

Charlestown resident Kevin Maynard has agreed to plead guilty in federal court to stealing granite gravestones and other… Read More

 

Sports

Former Patriot Spikes Pleads Guilty

Brandon Spikes

Former Patriot Brandon Spikes has pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of a car crash back in June and has been handed a fine,… Read More

 

News

Critics Raise Questions Over New 195 Tax Break Plan for Providence

Community leaders -- and real estate professionals -- were among those who raised questions about Providence's stake in… Read More

 

News

Providence Pension Watchdog Riley Releases Report, Calls for More Answers

Riley

Financial analyst and GoLocal MINDSETTER Michael Riley has released a report entitled "Providence Fraudulent Accounting and… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Tom Kenney: The Real Costs of Running a Fire Dept.

There’s been much discussion this past week regarding the governor’s request for the GA to enact tolling for… Read More

 

Politics

Giannini: Special Sessions Are Not Rare For General Assembly

The General Assembly recessed Thursday night after what the House Speaker and Senate President concurred was an impasse on… Read More

 

Sports

Curran, Bradley Claim 2015 CVS Charity Classic Title

Brad Faxon

New England's own Keegan Bradley and Jon Curran have won the 17th CVS Charity Classic, posting a score of 21-under par… Read More

 

Sports

U.S. Women’s Soccer Advances, World Cup Final Awaits

The U.S. Women's Soccer team defeated the FIFA Number One-ranked team Germany 2-0 to advance to their fourth World Cup… Read More

 

News

Nguyen: Understanding the Logic of the Same-Sex Marriage Decision by SCOTUS

On June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that same-sex couples have a fundamental right to marry. This… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 15 Ways to Be a Real American in Rhode Island

The state of Rhode Island could make a timeline right from the start of the American revolution all the way past the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Red White and Blue

Fife and drums, stars and stripes, salutes pop, Roman candles spout, we parade. Bonfires, Philharmonics play the 1812… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Where to See Fireworks in RI This Independence Day

The July 4th holiday is here which means so are the firework celebrations. 

 

Lifestyle

The Most Patriotic States in the U.S.

Patriotism has always been a foundational element of the United States. 

 

Food

Ask a Bartender: The Best Drinks to Serve at Your 4th of July BBQ

Everyone’s favorite summer holiday is finally here. Now that graduations and Hallmark holidays are over for a few… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - July 3, 2015

Vance Gilbert Plays the New Bedford Folk Festival this Weekend

Happy Independence Day! The July 4th weekend brings all kinds of sonic incarnations from folk to disco to classical as well… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Fun Things to Do in Newport on July 4 Weekend

There will be plenty of fireworks on display in Newport over the holiday weekend, but there's a lot more going on around… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Bristol 4th of July Parade Set to Celebrate its 230th Year

The annual Bristol 4th of July parade, the oldest annual parade in the country, will be celebrating its 230th year this… Read More

 

Food

Leather Storrs: How TV Influences our Changing Food Culture

Bam! “Kick it up a notch”! Remember that guy? He used to be public enemy No. 1 for serious chefs. Emeril Lagasse… Read More

 

Lifestyle

What You Need to Know About Final Fantasy VII Remake

Since the dust of E3 has now settled it’s a good time to discuss one of the bigger announcements of the show, the… Read More

 

Health

Ebola Virus Resurfaces in Liberia

After nearly two months since the World Health Organization declared Liberia Ebola free, new cases of the virus have been… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Why Summer Vacation Should Be Just That

Lauri Lee

Do you remember summer vacation when you were young? Take a moment to think about how you spent your time.

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors & Knowledge: Crepe Suzette

Crepe Suzette was made famous in elegant Parisian restaurants at the turn of the twentieth century and has become standard… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Keeping Your Name + Baby Shower Update

What to do when you want to keep your maiden name? What is the drill on baby showers these days? Best questions this past… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 7 Qualities Employers Look for in an Administrative Assistant

If you follow my column, you know that I often discuss how business owners can become more organized and the benefits of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

International Oktoberfest Moves To The Providence Waterfront

International Oktoberfest will Offer seasonal brews and German cuisine.

The 23rd Annual International Oktoberfest is moving from Newport to Providence.

 

Lifestyle

Hearthside House to Present 1904 World’s Fair Celebration on July 12th

Family at 1904 World Fair

Sunday, July 12th, the Hearthside House Museum in Lincoln will celebrate Rhode Island’s unique connections to the 1904… Read More

 

Health

Sunburn, Dehydration and Fatigue: The Best Ways to Protect Yourself and Enjoy Summer

Too much sun? This time of year, too much time in the sun can leave you vulnerable to a host of problems, the three most… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - June 30, 2015

Beauregard and others need a home.

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

 

Lifestyle

Station Nightclub Fire Survivor Releases Self-Published Memoir

It’s been more than twelve years since the Station Nightclub fire in West Warwick, RI took the lives of 100 people in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Personal Tech for Women: 5 Things to Know About Female Leads in Video Gaming

This month, video  gamers got to binge on their favorite pastime at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the annual… Read More

 

Lifestyle

newportFILM Set to Host First Outdoor Film of Season

On Thursday, newportFILM will be showing Sunshine Superman, a documentary on Carl Boenish, one of the people that… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Will You Get a Free SAT in October?

If you were one of the nearly half a million students who took the June SAT, you may take the October SAT for free.

 

Lifestyle

50 Movies Filmed in Rhode Island

Dumb & Dumber

Take a look at 50 of the best known and most interesting films - some good, some blockbusters and some flops.

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: Saturn - The Original Lord of the Rings

Photo Credit to Skyscrapers member Steve Hubbard

If you have any rudimentary knowledge about astronomy, anytime someone mentions the planet Saturn the image that immediately… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Expert: Summer S.O.S.

Prolific writer Henry James called “summer afternoon” the two most beautiful words in the English language. But… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Concert Review: John Fogerty at Mohegan Sun

John Fogerty Rocks Mohegan Sun

1969 was an extraordinary year in American history, concluding a decade of enormous social and political upheaval. It was… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Tight Butt. Flat Belly. Great Legs.

“I want a tight butt.”  “Flatten my belly.” “I want nice defined legs.”  If… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Federal Hill Features Alfa Romeo Night

Federal Hill was filled with Alfa Romeos on Thursday night Federal Hill Commerce Association hosted Alfamiglia… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Oasis of Peace

anise hyssop

All urban garden labors are love manifest. We imagine, dream, nurture. Our theme is love and our vocabulary the garden.… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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