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Breaking Down Super Bowl XLIX—The Patriots and Seahawks are looking for any…

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Spring’s Snowy Prelude—Urban gardeners are savvy weather people.

The 10 Best Super Bowl Ads of All Time—The 10 Best Super Bowl Ads of All…

Fit For Life: Reward Yourself—I haven’t had the time to get to…

RI Beauty Expert: Super Bowl style – is There Such a Thing?—So the Super Bowl doesn’t pop into your…

Late Game Struggles Doom Brown, Fall 57-49 to Cornell—Brown Falls 57-49 to Cornell

Huestis: Observing the Winter Circle—I’m sure many of you can recognize a…

NEW: RI Dept. of Health Reports 2 Deaths, 274 Injuries from Storm Juno—RI Department of Health reveals two deaths and…

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?—Who's hot? Who's Not? Find out here

What to Watch For: Super Bowl XLIX - Patriots vs. Seahawks—The Super Bowl will be a classic game…

 
 
 
 

News

Narcan Used on Overdosed Children in RI Over 50 Times in 2014

Over 50 Rhode Island youth under 18 received Narcan for opioid overdoses in 2014 -- including a four year old who… Read More

 

News

Smoking Bans, Narcan, & Betting Pools: This Week At The State House

Legislation introduced this week includes a ban on smoking at the beach, providing schools with Narcan, and legalizing… Read More

 

Sports

Breaking Down Super Bowl XLIX

Julian Edelman

The Patriots and Seahawks are looking for any advantage to walk away as champions, who will win and why?

 

Sports

Late Game Struggles Doom Brown, Fall 57-49 to Cornell

Mike Martin

The Brown Bears men's basketball team (9-11, 0-3 IVY) fell 57-49 to the (10-9, 2-1 IVY) Cornell Big Red on Friday night… Read More

 

News

Over 1300 Gunshots Reported in Providence in Past Two Years

The City of Providence had over 1300 calls reporting gun shots to the police since the beginning of 2013, according to a… Read More

 

News

NEW: Gist Now The Only Candidate For Tulsa Job

RI Education Commissioner Deborah Gist

The Tulsa World newspaper reported Friday that the only other candidate besides RI Education Commissioner Deborah Gist for… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: Romney Decides Not to Run in 2016

On Friday morning, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney announced that he will not make a bid for the White House in… Read More

 

Politics

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

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

 

Politics

NEW:  Mayor Elorza, Seattle’s Mayor Murray Make Super Bowl Wager

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza has bet Seattle Mayor Ed Murray that the New England Patriots will beat the Seattle Seahawks in… Read More

 

Sports

What to Watch For: Super Bowl XLIX - Patriots vs. Seahawks

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick will be looking for their 4th Super Bowl title

The Super Bowl will be a classic game as two of the top teams in the NFL fight to become champions. What matchups could… Read More

 

News

NEW: Rep. Solomon Submits New Bill Requiring Public Budgets to be Posted Online

Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. has introduced legislation that would make public entity budgets available in digital form through… Read More

 

Sports

video: KIMMEL - Who Deflated the Balls?

Any time a big controversy or news event happens, there's always a bunch of people who step up to claim… Read More

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – January 30, 2015

Employment numbers again looked positive, with an unemployment rate for December of 5.6%. Jobless claims have fallen to the… Read More

 

News

RI High School Graduation Rate Up to 81%

The high school graduation rate in Rhode Island rose to 81 percent in 2014, an increase of 1-point over the previous year and… Read More

 

Business

NEW: Dept. of Labor To Host Job Fair For New Quonset Facility

The RI Department of Labor and Training will host a job fair at the Providence netWORKri Career Center on February 2 and 3,… Read More

 

Sports

slides: Dunn’s Triple - Double Leads PC Past DePaul, 83-72

Kris Dunn

The Providence College Friars men's basketball team (16-5, 6-2 Big East) defeated  ( 11-11, 5-4 Big East)… Read More

 

Sports

video: Brady Sings: “Those Balls Are Perfect”

The creators of the popular internet meme “Songify”, who take spoken word material and set it to music using… Read More

 

News

Finneran: When The Law is an Ass……

I don’t know the source of the above quote. Perhaps it was Dickens who loved to mock the pompous nonsense of his… Read More

 

Politics

Jencunas: Juno Response Big Win For RI Elected Officials

Rhode Island’s elected officials found a silver lining in this week’s blizzard. Their response to the storm was… Read More

 

News

Providence Spends $1M on Legal Settlements

The City of Providence spent just over $1 million last year settling lawsuits and legal claims ranging from a lawsuit over… Read More

 

News

slides: Providence Top 20 Legal Settlements

See the top 20 legal settlements by category paid out by the City of Providence last year.  

 

Business

NEW: Alex and Ani Announces Retail Expansion

Cranston-based jewelery manufacturer Alex and Ani announced on Thursday plans to open 12 new stores across the United States… Read More

 

News

NEW: Brown’s Endowment Underperforms Ivy League By 14%

Brown University

Brown University’s endowment is performing at a rate of 14% lower than its Ivy League peers, according to the 2014… Read More

 

News

Providence Ranks as Least Bible-Minded City in US

For the third year in a row, Providence topped the list of least "bible-minded" city in the country.

 

News

RI Blood Center Needs Donors after Blizzard Juno

The Rhode Island Blood Center is seeking volunteer donors to help recoup the loss of donations from Tuesday after Blizzard… Read More

 

Lifestyle

25 Ways to Keep Sane This Winter in New England

What's more fun than a sleighride?

Winter is in full effect and snow storms have already dumped over two feet of snow in most cities in New England. With… Read More

 

Lifestyle

11 Great Places In RI To Watch The Super Bowl

The biggest football game of the year is this weekend, and you and your friends are trying to figure out the best place to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Spring’s Snowy Prelude

Urban gardeners are savvy weather people. Ephemeral snowflakes and great snowdrifts alike attract our attention. Blizzards,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: The 10 Best Super Bowl Ads of All Time

Here is a look back at 10 of the best, and most iconic Super Bowl commercials of all time.

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Reward Yourself

I haven’t had the time to get to the gym. I haven’t had the time to call you back. I want to see that movie, but… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Expert: Super Bowl style – is There Such a Thing?

So the Super Bowl doesn’t pop into your head as the year’s most stylish event but why not add some feminine fun… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: Observing the Winter Circle

I’m sure many of you can recognize a few of the major constellations in the night sky. Many of these star patterns have… Read More

 

Health

NEW: RI Dept. of Health Reports 2 Deaths, 274 Injuries from Storm Juno

The Rhode Island Department of Health has revealed that two died during blizzard Juno as a result of shoveling snow… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - January 30, 2015 - The Best Dive Bars

Tom Rush appears Saturday night at the Greenwich Odeum

Restaurant owners would shudder at the thought of their business being referred to as “a… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: 2015 Boston Wine Expo

Rob Bleifer, Executive Chef of food networks kitchens

What is widely considered to be the America's largest consumer wine expo, as well as best wine-tasting deal around, is… Read More

 

Health

Providence Fit Body Boot Camp To Host Grand Opening Celebration

There will be a grand opening celebration for Providence Fit Body Boot Camp on Saturday, January 31st.

 

Food

Rhode Island Brew Fest Returns To Pawtucket January 31

The third annual Rhode Island Brew fest is returning to the Pawtucket Armory at 172 Exchange Street on Saturday, January… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: A Look at the 2015 Super Bowl Commercials

See what role former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan plays.

One of the best parts of the Super Bowl are the commercials. Year after year, the Super Bowl commercials are one of the big… Read More

 

Health

Aronson, Founding Dean Of Medicine at Brown University, Dies at 92

Dr. Stanley M. Aronson, Founding Dean of Medicine at Brown University

Dr. Stanley Aronson, the founding dean of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University died Wednesday morning,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: A Recipe for Disaster - Common Core Standards for Kindergarten

On January 13th, Defending the Early Years and the Alliance for Childhood released a report titled Reading Instruction in… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Chicken Cacciatore

Classic Italian dish often referred to as hunter’s stew. Early recipes may have been made with rabbit or chicken, and… Read More

 

Food

Leather Storrs: Why Restaurants Should Get Rid of Tipping

The threat of a higher minimum wage has got some restaurants in full panic mode, while others are already moving to solutions… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Planning A Family Wedding + More

The thoroughly modern wedding etiquette of the short engagement before a family wedding is not surprisingly a popular trend… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 5 Reasons Paper Clutter Forms

You know if you have paper management issues. You have paper scattered in every room. It’s by the entry way on a table,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Send GoLocalProv Your Blizzard Juno Photos

Over the next two days, take part in all of the snow storm drama by sending GoLocalProv your blizzard photos! We will be… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Best Ski + Snowboard Colleges in the West

Last week, we focused on the best ski and snowboarding colleges in the East. This week, we head out west to tackle even… Read More

 

Lifestyle

NEW: Viola Davis Wins Screen Actors Guild Award

Central Falls native Viola Davis won a Screen Actors Guild Award for “Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

15 Famous (and Infamous) Quotes about Providence and Rhode Island

Rhode Island may be a small state, but people sure do have a lot to say about us. Check out some quotes about the Ocean State… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: The Rule of Expectation

Matt Espeut

When I went to write this week’s column, I thought about how we set standards for ourselves. Do we set the bar only so… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Expert: The Caring Hour – Before Bed Winter Beauty Rituals

Cold biting winds and below freezing temps are harsh on skin and we can all use some TLC right now. Before-bed beauty… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, TheUrban Gardener: Snow is Good for Gardens

Polar vortex, wind chill factors, deep layers of snow, long periods of cold, and lots of ice are all on gardener’s… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - January 23, 2015

Fleetwood Mac Plays the Dunkin Donuts Center Wednesday Night

 We kick off today with a 5 LIVE ALERT – The LINKIN PARK show this weekend at the Dunkin Donuts Center has been… Read More

 

Health

RI Dept. of Health Reports 7 Overdoses Since Jan. 1

In 2014, 90% of the 231 screened cases involved at least one opioid drug.

The Rhode Island Department of Health released an updated report on apparent accidental drug overdose deaths, use of Narcan… Read More

 

Lifestyle

“Focus On Public Art” To Showcase Nine RI Artists At Wheeler School

This work, by Rhode Island artist Nicole Chesney, is featured in the Wheeler School exhibition.

A public arts initiative will be celebrated on Thursday, January 22 at The Wheeler School in Providence.

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Winter Entertaining + More

Smoking when it's not tobacco and taking shoes off at the door are winter party etiquette questions, along with when to… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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