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Sky Chiefs Bounce Back, Roll Spirit 119-109—Sky Chiefs bounce back with 119-109 win over…

25 Great Last Minute Local Gifts in RI—Still haven’t finished your Christmas shopping? Check out…

NEW: RWU Moving into Former 38 Studios Offices in Providence—Roger Williams University has agreed to a 12-year…

Guest MINDSETTER™ Justin Katz: Edwards Dances Around the Fact That I’m Right—It’s tempting to go line by line through…

Friars Top UMass 85-65 in Saturday Matinee at The Dunk—Friars beat UMass 85-65 at Dunkin Donuts Center

Sky Chiefs to Host Holiday Hoops Clinic at Providence Country Day—Sky Chiefs to host hoops clinic at Providence…

Second Half Defensive Lockdown Leads Rams Past Detroit 69-55—Rams shut down Detroit in second half, win…

Americans Identifying Race Relations as a Top Issue Sharply Rises According to Gallup Poll—Gallup released results from a new poll on…

NEW: Mayor-Elect Elorza Retains Public Safety Commissioner and Chief of Police—Elorza today announced his decision to retain Public…

NEW: Brown University Names Cliatt New VP for Communications—Brown Names Cass Cliatt VP for Communications

 
 
 
 

Sports

video: Sky Chiefs Bounce Back, Roll Spirit 119-109

The Providence Sky Chiefs (7-2) defeated the ( ) Philidelphia Spirt 119-109 on Saturday night at Brown's Pizzitola… Read More

 

News

RI Board of Elections’ Employee Alleges Discrimination, Retaliation

Andreza Skipworth

An employee with the Rhode Island Board of Elections has filed a discrimination and retaliation suit against against her… Read More

 

News

NEW: RWU Moving into Former 38 Studios Offices in Providence

Roger Williams University has agreed to a 12-year lease of One Empire Plaza with property owner Berkeley Investments. The… Read More

 

News

Welcome to mPOINTS - The More You Engage the More You Receive or Can Give

mPOINTS is GoLocal’s new loyalty program designed to reward you for reading, sharing and engaging. With your mPOINTS… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Justin Katz: Edwards Dances Around the Fact That I’m Right

Rep. John G. Edwards

It’s tempting to go line by line through the response that Representative John Edwards (D - Portsmouth, Tiverton) made… Read More

 

Sports

video: Friars Top UMass 85-65 in Saturday Matinee at The Dunk

Kris Dunn posted a double-double, 16 points, 11 assists

The Providence College Friars men's basketball team (9-3) defeated the (6-5) UMass Minutemen 85-65 on Saturday afternoon… Read More

 

Sports

Sky Chiefs to Host Holiday Hoops Clinic at Providence Country Day

The Providence Sky Chiefs will host a Holiday Hoops Clinic at Providence Country Day School in East Providence from December… Read More

 

Sports

Second Half Defensive Lockdown Leads Rams Past Detroit 69-55

Hassan Martin

The URI men's basketball team (7-3) defeated (6-6) Detroit 69-55 on Saturday evening at the Ryan Center in front for… Read More

 

News

Americans Identifying Race Relations as a Top Issue Sharply Rises According to Gallup Poll

Demonstrator in Ferguson Photo: iStock

Gallup released results from a new poll on December 19 that suggests that percentage of Americans naming “race… Read More

 

News

NEW: Mayor-Elect Elorza Retains Public Safety Commissioner and Chief of Police

Steven Pare

Mayor-elect Jorge Elorza today announced his decision to retain Public Safety Commissioner Steven M. Paré and Police… Read More

 

News

NEW: Brown University Names Cliatt New VP for Communications

Cass Cliatt

Brown University has announced that Cass Cliatt has been named Vice President for Communications. Cliatt will start work at… Read More

 

Business

GoLocal is Hiring - We are Looking for Digital Media Consultants

GoLocal is growing in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and now to the West Coast. We are looking for smart, digital savvy folks… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island Experts on Implications of Sony Pictures Losing Cyberwar

The decision by Sony Pictures to pull its release of The Interview, the movie about two Americans tasked with killing North… Read More

 

Politics

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?

Who's rising and who's falling in Rhode Island, politics, business, and sports?

 

News

NEW: Forum on ‘Ferguson and Beyond’ to be Held on South Side on Saturday

A public forum on "Racism, State Oppression, and the Black Community: Ferguson & Beyond" will be held on Saturday,… Read More

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – December 19th, 2014

Congress finally approved retroactive individual tax breaks for 2014, known as “the extenders." Teachers will… Read More

 

News

PODCAST: RI Experts on Implications of Sony Pictures Losing Cyber War

The decision by Sony Pictures to pull its release of The Interview, the movie about two Americans tasked with killing North… Read More

 

News

Children’s Friend Still Seeking Gifts for 130 Families

Children's Friend is 130 families away from their goal of fulfilling 1,300 families holiday wish lists which they… Read More

 

Sports

Belisle Family Friends Ask For Help as Nancy Battles Cancer

Dave Belisle coaching Cumberland Little League

Whether standing on the bench or in a dugout, Dave Belisle is a motivator, an inspirator and an all around great coach of the… Read More

 

Real Estate

RE/MAX of New England: Pending Sales in Rhode Island are the Highest in the Region

RE/MAX of New England's November Monthly Housing Report found that pending sales for Rhode Island were the highest in the… Read More

 

News

Police Have Killed 18 Rhode Islanders Since 2000

Police have killed 18 Rhode Islanders between 2000 and 2014, more than the total number of homicides in Providence last year,… Read More

 

News

slides: RI Fatal Police Incidents - See the Cases

 See the incidents of killings by local law enforcement that have occurred between 2000 and 2013.

 

News

NEW: Mollis Confirms Maximum Fine in Zaccagnino Lobbying Case

Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis

Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis sent a letter to Hearing Officer Attorney Louis DeSimone on December 18 stating that he… Read More

 

News

Sides Split on Future of Granoff’s Blackstone Boulevard Development

With two tie votes on the future of the plans for the much-debated Granoff property just off Blackstone Boulevard, sides are… Read More

 

Sports

Boston Celtics and BENRUS Announce New Marketing Partnership

Senior VP of Corporate Partnership and Business Development Ted Dalton, Former Celtics Player Leon Powe and Benrus CEO Giovanni Feroce

The Boston Celtics announced their new partnership with iconic, military-inspired brand BENRUS on December 17.

 

Lifestyle

Well-Read: Reading with Robin - Best of 2014

I enjoy sharing my favorite books all year round –that’s what I do. I read as much as possible but not nearly as… Read More

 

Lifestyle

25 Great Last Minute Local Gifts in RI

Still haven’t finished your Christmas shopping? Check out our list of 25 great last minute gift ideas.

 

Lifestyle

New Year, New Start: Education and Opportunity in 2015

URI's Feinstein Campus in downtown Providence

Once again the New Year is around the corner, and it’s that time to make a resolution for the benefit of our being.

 

Lifestyle

video: Brown’s Krasinski and Emily Blunt Prank Jimmy Kimmel

Brown Grad John krasinski

Brown University graduate John Krasinski and Emily Blunt went on Jimmy Kimmel earlier this week and played multiple pranks on… Read More

 

Health

Lifespan Pharmacy Earns URAC Accreditation

Miriam Hospital

Lifespan Pharmacy’s two retail locations at Rhode Island Hospital and Miriam Hospital have received accreditation… Read More

 

Lifestyle

New Year’s Eve Party at Rosecliff Closes Out Newport’s 375 Celebration

Newport’s 375th Anniversary Committee will be hosting a gala New Year’s Eve party at Rosecliff mansion on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

“If You Lived Here Long Ago” at Linden Place Mansion

stereoscope

Linden Place Mansion will host a hands on tour for children called “If You Lived Here Long Ago” - a tour that… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: The High Cost of Higher Education

In a nation where we increasingly believe that further education after high school is necessary for success, the cost of that… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Bread Pudding with Eggnog Sauce

Bread pudding is a dish that is served frequently during the holidays, but it can be served and enjoyed any time. It has… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Hollywood Acting Teacher Howard Fine to Lead Master Class at RIC

Howard Fine

Hollywood acting teacher Howard Fine will return to Rhode Island College (RIC) to teach a Master Class for a select group of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Marrow Registry Drive Unites Students of Wheeler School and Hope High School

Hope High School

The Hope/Wheeler Girls Alliance will be sponsoring a Marrow Donor Registry Drive on December 16 from… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - Dec. 16

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

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: She Wants Him To Have An Affair

Dear John, I'm a middle-aged woman who is married to a very handsome and charismatic man. We have no children and a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Handling Early Admission Rejection

It's not what you want to see but it just might arrive--how to handle early decision rejections as well as deferrals

For many seniors around the country, early admission returns have begun to roll in. For some, it is a time of exuberance… Read More

 

Health

Fit For Life: Living on Easy Street?

Once you change your mindset, and start recognizing that you can do something as long as you lose the excuses,… Read More

 

Health

Herb Weiss: Prominent Oncologist’s Death Wish at Age 75

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, MD, Ph.D.

While millions of older Americans pop vitamins and supplements like M&M Candy, regularly exercise at their local gym,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead the Urban Gardener: Gardener’s Wish List

Photo: Leonard Moorehead

My all-time favorite gift was a wheelbarrow. A sturdy, extra full sized, quiet plastic bodied thick wood handled wheelbarrow.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - December 12, 2014

Americana/Roots Artist Amy Black Appears at Chan's Saturday Night.

This week we highlight a diverse group of artists appearing in the area. From Classic Rock to Downton Abbey inspired Roots,… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Quincy & Reuilly

This week I will be focusing on the increasingly popular grape variety Sauvignon Blanc. If you are anything like me you love… Read More

 

Health

American Heart Association: $2.28 Million Invested in Rhode Island Research Efforts

courtesy of  The American Heart Association

The American Heart Association (AHA) will host a 2nd Annual Rhode Island Research Symposium at Brown… Read More

 

Health

Rhode Island Named 15th Healthiest State in U.S.

America’s Health Rankings 2014 report places Rhode Island as the 15th healthiest state in the nation - up four spots… Read More

 

Lifestyle

PC Sets Goal of $100,000 for 2015 Relay for Life

Photo: Providence College Relay for Life

Relay for Life will be returning to Providence College for it’s 13th year on March 27, 2015 and the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: How Can We Ensure that Kids Have Great Teachers?

Lauri Lee

One of the aspects of our public school system that comes under fire time and again is the quality of the teaching. Most… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Metta Students Foundation has Awarded $2,000 to Two Hope High School Teens

Hope High School Students Blanca Colata and Justin Crespo competed in a two-day triathalon hosted by JROTC and gave their… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Erbazzone Reggiano / Vegetable Pie

Erbazzone is term used to identify a savory pie or anything wrapped in dough. Originally made in the region of Emilia in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Holiday Tipping + Entertaining

Holiday questions about who to tip and how much? Holiday tensions when bringing home an overnight guest and it is not too… Read More

 

Health

RI Department of Health Captures Rabid Raccoon in Newport

Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) has reportedly captured a raccoon that has tested positive for rabies - the animal… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets In Need of Loving Homes - Dec 9

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

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 5 Ways to Upgrade Your Office

How does your office make you feel? How well do you function in your office?

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: No Affair. And Maybe No Friendship.

Dear John, I am in the middle of a huge mess. I was at a dinner party recently and my friend’s husband made a pass at… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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