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Smith Hill CDC and Sojourner House Open Housing for Domestic Violence Victims—Smith Hill Community Development Corporation (CDC) and Sojourner…

The Scoop: Fung Poll Shows Dead Heat With Raimondo—Welcome back to the Scoop! This is a…

BBB Warns Consumers of Online Retailer, shopZoey.com—Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about shopZoey.com,…

Russell Moore: Buddy Still Favorite in Mayoral Bid—In the aftermath of Jorge Elorza's dramatic upset…

LISTEN: Election 2014: Candidates’ Strengths and Weaknesses—Who has what it takes to win this…

Smart Benefits: Are Double-Digit Premium Increases a Thing of the Past?—A new study on employer health benefits from…

College Admissions: Which New England Grads Make 6 Figures?—As more attention from the federal government focuses…

National Land Conservation Conference to be Held in Providence—The National Land Conservation Conference, will be held…

Don’t Miss: Third Annual Arts Marketplace Pawtucket—The third annual Arts Marketplace: Pawtucket will take…

Defensive Dominance Gives Patriots Blowout Win in Minnesota—The New England Patriots traveled to Minnesota looking…

 
 
 
 

Politics

Election 2014: Candidates’ Strengths and Weaknesses

Who has what it takes to win this November -- and what could be stopping them from victory?

 

News

slides: See RI Candidates’ Strengths and Weaknesses

The primaries are over, and Election Day is now seven weeks away.  See where the top general election candidates… Read More

 

Politics

NEW: McKee CIaims Taylor Splitting from Fung

Dan McKee

Democratic candidate for Lieutenant Governor Dan McKee has spoken out over opponent Republican Catherine Taylor's… Read More

 

News

Smith Hill CDC and Sojourner House Open Housing for Domestic Violence Victims

Smith Hill Community Development Corporation (CDC) and Sojourner House have partnered to create a permanent supportive… Read More

 

Politics

slides: The Scoop: Fung Poll Shows Dead Heat With Raimondo

Welcome back to the Scoop! This is a 4 p.m. report on everything politics in Rhode Island – the inside daily report… Read More

 

Business

Rhode Island Has America’s 33rd Worst Tax System

After conducting an online survery consisting of 1,050 individuals from both parties across the nation, WalletHub ranked… Read More

 

Business

BBB Warns Consumers of Online Retailer, shopZoey.com

Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about shopZoey.com, an online retailer based in Boston, MA.

 

Politics

Russell Moore: Buddy Still Favorite in Mayoral Bid

In the aftermath of Jorge Elorza's dramatic upset victory over City Council President Michael Solomon in the Democratic… Read More

 

News

LISTEN: Election 2014: Candidates’ Strengths and Weaknesses

Who has what it takes to win this November -- and what could be stopping them from victory?

 

Business

Smart Benefits: Are Double-Digit Premium Increases a Thing of the Past?

A new study on employer health benefits from the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Health Research & Educational Trust… Read More

 

Business

National Land Conservation Conference to be Held in Providence

The National Land Conservation Conference, will be held in Providence at the Convention Center from Wednesday, September 17… Read More

 

Sports

Defensive Dominance Gives Patriots Blowout Win in Minnesota

The New England Patriots traveled to Minnesota looking to redeem themselves from a disappointing start to the regular season.… Read More

 

News

Week in Review - September 14

Welcome to GoLocal week in review - take a look at the top stories of the week. The stories that were best read, most… Read More

 

Business

More Changes in RI Media - Projo Cuts, New Interim Publisher, and Union Furious

"The business plan laid out in (Providence Journal's new owners) LMG’s words and actions shows its vision of for… Read More

 

Sports

PawSox Win Championship

For the second time in three years, the Pawtucket Red Sox are Governors’ Cup Champions after a 4-1 victory Saturday… Read More

 

Sports

National Felony League: Our New England Patriots

The National Football League is the money league. It creates billions in income each year for owners and players alike, but… Read More

 

News

slides: RI Primary Day Winners & Losers

The primaries are in the book and the outcome shows some significant surprises and failed polling.  The biggest… Read More

 

News

Where Do RI Labor Unions Go From Here?

Where do Rhode Island's labor unions go from here, now that the split between Clay Pell and Angel Taveras supporters… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Stay Red-Hot, Win Fifth Straight

It was a cool, rainy night at Gillette Stadium, but that did not slow the red-hot New England Revolution down. The Revs won… Read More

 

News

A Look Back at: Media Experts Question Pollster’s Dual Roles for Speaker and Media

Joe Fleming, Democratic Consultant and TV Pollster

The following story appeared April 12, 2013. The issue of the dual role of a Democratic Consultant also serving as a media… Read More

 

Politics

Providence Mayoral Candidates Split on Streetcar Proposal

Providence Mayoral candidates Republican Dr. Daniel Harrop and former Mayor Vincent "Buddy" Cianci have raised questions as… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Matt Fecteau: RI Campaign Tales and Trails 2014

I challenged Congressman David Cicilline for the Democratic nomination of Rhode Island’s first congressional district.… Read More

 

News

A Real Agenda for Stopping the Violence

"Stop the Violence” is often the rallying cry when individuals seek to motivate others to take steps to address issues… Read More

 

News

Regulate Rhode Island to Host First Cannabis Caucus

Regulate Rhode Island will present the first Cannabis Caucus on September 18 at Aurora.

 

Business

The Fund for Community Progress to Kick Off Annual Workplace Campaign

The Fund for Community Progress will launch their Annual Workplace Giving Campaign at the Warwick Country Club on October 9.

 

Lifestyle

10 Reasons it Stinks to be a Straight Single Woman in Providence

For single women, Providence has Ivy Leaguers, hipsters, and a bunch of young men that think they still play high school… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Which New England Grads Make 6 Figures?

As more attention from the federal government focuses on the value graduates are seeing from colleges, Payscale.com released… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Don’t Miss: Third Annual Arts Marketplace Pawtucket

Photo credit: Barry Gross

The third annual Arts Marketplace: Pawtucket will take place on Saturday and Sunday, September 20 & 21, from 10am to 4pm… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Best Apple Orchards of Southern New England

Mid-September is the best time of year for apple picking.

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: What Would Matt Do?

My biggest philosophy is to keep it simple, yet there is so much confusion in this industry. Here are some quotes I hear on a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Urban Gardener: Hot Peppers And Picante

Hot peppers of the

Urban gardeners are thrifty sorts who pack as much punch as possible into their garden plots.

 

Food

The Cellar: Last Chance for Rosé

2013 Vinha Da Defesa Rosé

Summer is sadly coming to an end and with it so are the availability of Rosé wine.

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Ungrateful Hosts & Guests

Whether about complicated wedding etiquette or manners for a sunset sailboat party, hosts and guests wise-up.

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Macaroni and Ham Au Gratin

Macaroni and Ham Au Gratin

Mac and cheese is an incredibly simple dish. The name pretty much sums up the recipe.

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Is it Time for a Slow Education Movement?

Have you heard of the growing “slow food movement?”

 

Health

Voluntary Recall on Undeclared Peanuts and Eggs in TWIX®

Mars Chocolate North America announced a voluntary recall of its TWIX® Brand Unwrapped Bites 7 oz. Stand Up Pouch with… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes—September 9, 2014

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

 

Lifestyle

slides: Organize + Energize: 10 Minute Organizing Projects

You may be saying you are too busy to get organized, but who doesn’t have 10 minutes?

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: With Mom Gone, Sister’s Selling Memories

Dear John, I’m writing about an issue I’m having with my sister. Our mother passed away a while back and her… Read More

 

Lifestyle

James Taylor And His All-Star Band to Perform at Dunkin’ Donuts Center

James Taylor and his All-Star Band will play at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on December 2.

 

Lifestyle

Misquamicut FallFest Announces Final Line-Up

The Misquamicut Business Association has announced the final line-up for FallFest from September 12-14.

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 5 Majors You Need to Choose Before You Apply

If you want to major in the Health Sciences, you would be smart to make that decision before you begin applying to college. Photo: Emory University

While many students will apply to colleges with a major designation of “undecided”, there are pitfalls to doing… Read More

 

Lifestyle

FirstWorks Urban Carnevale Announces Final Line-Up

FirstWorks and the City of Providence has announced the final line-up of artists for the FirstWorks Urban Carnevale.

 

Lifestyle

slides: Best Fall Festivals and Fairs of New England

Photo credit: Rick Farrell of Mojo Photography

For most New Englanders, autumn is the perfect season. Mark your calendars for some of the most innovative and exciting fall… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Insider: School Girl Style for Grown-Ups

Shopping for new school clothes was always a rite of passage and signaled the end of carefree summer

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Got Drive?

What separates us as humans? Why are some wealthy, some poor? Some fit, some overweight? Some famous, some unknown? I people… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Urban Gardener: Grapes Triumphant

Harvest! All urban gardeners tend and nurture their spaces for homegrown bounty.  Is your garden a large flower pot on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - September 5, 2014

It’s a busy weekend for music in the Ocean State with some great shows in a variety of local venues. Read all about it… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: The King of Wines

’08 Cannubi Barolo from Damilano

There are certain wines in this world that need no introduction. This week’s feature is such a wine. I am of course… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Mojo Photography: 17th Annual Rhythm and Roots Festival

The mood was hopping and the cowboy boots were kicking last weekend at the 17th annual Rhythm and Roots Festival in… Read More

 

Health

Kraft Foods Recalls Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product

Kraft Foods Group has voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Riverzedge Arts To Unveil Public Arts Installation at Roger Williams National Memorial Park

During the summer, youth artists of Riverzedge's Arts & Business program built a public art installation reflecting… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Larry Poitras to Receive the 2014 Lanctot Award

Larry Poitras

The Stadium Theatre Foundation will award Larry Poitras the 2014 Lanctot Award on October 23.

 

Food

slides: Best Spots to Watch the Game

Are you ready for some football?  We sure are! This week we wanted to take a look at some fun spots for you to enjoy… Read More

 

Health

CVS Caremark Changes Name to CVS Health, Halts Tobacco Sales Ahead of Target Date

CVS Caremark Corporation has announced it has changed its corporate name to CVS Health  -- as well as the end of tobacco… Read More