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Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Harvesting Green Beans + Sunflowers—Gardening made simple...

5 Live Music Musts - August 28, 2015—Two free music festivals are highlights this week…

Buddy Guy Brings the Blues to Indian Ranch—The reigning champion of the Chicago Blues was…

Providence Folk Festival Coming Sunday—The second annual Providence Folk Festival is coming…

Moore: Elorza’s Misguided Guatemalan Tour—Moore: Elorza's Misguided Guatemalan Tour

College Admissions: 6 Steps To A Killer College Application—Put your best food forward...

5 Live Music Musts - August 21, 2015—All of our favorite genres are represented this…

10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island This Weekend - August 21—10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island…

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - August 21—10 Great Things to do in Newport This…

It’s All About Education: Coloring is Not Just for Kindergartners—It’s All About Education: Coloring is Not Just…



The Rosendale Set to Open in Downtown Providence

The Rosendale, at 55 Union Street, is slated to open in the coming weeks. <a href=

The Rosendale is slated to open in downtown Providence in the coming weeks, and while the bar-and-restaurant at 55 Union… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER ™ Chris Westerkamp: The Trump Show - A Guilty Pleasure

Donald Trump

I confess. I am watching the vaudeville show known as the Donald J. Trump presidential campaign in a guilty state of wonder.… Read More



video: Mark Weiner’s Horse Beats American Pharoah at Saratoga

Keen Ice

Keen Ice, owned by Rhode Island Democratic Strategist Mark Weiner, has defeated Triple Crown winner American Pharoah on… Read More



Fagundez Makes History as Revs Win 1-0 Over Philly

The New England Revolution (10-9-7) defeated (7-13-16) Philadelphia Union 1-0 on Saturday night in Pennsylvania.… Read More



Brown Grad James Develin Suffers Broken Leg Against Panthers

James Develin

Brown University grad and New England Patriots full back James Develin suffered a broken right leg in Friday nights preseason… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER ™ Berwick: Tolling Not Needed

Tolling trucks should not be an option to provide the funds to repair and replace Rhode Island's structurally deficient… Read More



38 Studios Documents to be Unsealed

Judge Michael Silverstein of Rhode Island Superior Court said Friday that documents from the 38 Studios lawsuit will be… Read More



slides: 5 Takeaways From the Patriots 17-16 Preseason Win Over Carolina

Jimmy Garoppolo

The New England Patriots defeated the Carolina Panthers 17-16 in preseason game number three on Friday night in… Read More



Would RI Tourism Account Be an Economic Spark?

5 of the 6 New England states use Ad agencies from their state

Who will win the state's five million tourism account -- and who will serve to benefit? Of the five other New… Read More



slides: Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not - August 28, 2015

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



Speaker Mattiello Pleased With 38 Studios Ruling

On Friday, Judge Michael Silverstein of Rhode Island Superior Court said that documents from the 38 Studios lawsuit will be… Read More



RI PowerPlayer: Kristina Contreras Fox

Kristina Fox

GoLocalProv regularly shines the spotlight on one individual who is making an impact on Rhode Island.  This week,… Read More



Mamie Catlin, Founder of Camp Street Community Ministries Dies

Residents of the Mount Hope section and people throughout Providence who were in need of food or clothing knew the impact of… Read More



PC Basketball Enters 2015-16 Season With Depth Issue at Forward Position

Paschal Chukwu left program in May

The Providence College Friars men's basketball team will enter the 2015-16 season with only four forwards on the roster.… Read More



Finneran: Other People’s Money

Other people’s money. It’s a phrase that my friend Tom uses a lot. It’s a sarcastic and telling phrase.



Miss RI Italia Winners to Hold “Help Warm the Homeless” Fundraiser

Miss RI Italia Titleholders

Mark your calendars - the 2015 Miss Rhode Island Italia titleholders in six age divisions will come together on Thursday,… Read More



Cost of Pensions for Corrupt Providence Officials in the Millions

Their misdeeds are quickly becoming a thing of the past, but many of the prominent Providence officials implicated in… Read More



slides: Corrupt Providence Officials and Their Pensions

See how much some of Providence’s most infamously corrupt officials are making in pensions. 



video: GoLocalTV: Holocaust Memorial Dedicated in Providence

The dedication ceremony for the Rhode Island holocaust memorial took place on the River Walk downtown on Wednesday. GoLocalTV… Read More



Nguyen: Did You Know Jim Beam Bourbon Is Not “Handcrafted”?

Last Friday, in the case of Welk v. Beam Suntory Import Co., a federal judge in California dismissed a class action lawsuit… Read More



Could Taveras Run Against Cicilline?

Could former Providence Mayor Angel Taveras be eyeing a run against former Providence Mayor -- and current U.S. Congressman… Read More



Former State Rep Calls for Private Security on East Side

Former State Representative -- and former Deputy Secretary of State -- Ray Rickman is advocating for East Side residents to… Read More



Providence Halts Decision to Charge Charter Schools for Sports

The Providence Public School Department has halted its decision to charge charter schools to participate in interscholatic… Read More



Guest MINDSETTER ™ Tony Santos: High Crimes & Misdemeanors, Mayor Allan Fung’s Fall From Honor

Allan Fung

Justice doesn’t come easy in Rhode Island.   The scandal that’s dogged Cranston Mayor Alan Fung since… Read More



Don Orsillo to Leave NESN at End of Red Sox Season

Following 15 seasons as NESN's play-by-play announcer for the Boston Red Sox, Don Orsillo is reportedly leaving at the… Read More



slides: 25 Things to Eat in RI Before You Die

There are a lot of great restaurants, serving great food, in Rhode Island that you simply must go to and there are certain… Read More



Huestis: Moon to Cover Bright Star in Taurus

As the Moon orbits the Earth once every 29.5 days, each day it moves eastward in our sky at 12.2 degrees per day. It may not… Read More



Leonard Moorehead, The Urban Gardener: Harvesting Green Beans + Sunflowers

A staple of any September garden, green beans are the perfect combination of great taste and nutrition.

Spring beans are gardener’s friends and true New Englanders savor their flavor. Sunflowers inspire joy and fill the… Read More



RI Director of Public Health to Chair AIDS Walk RI Event

Nicole Alexander-Scott

Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH, the State's Director of Public Health, will be an honorary chair of the annual AIDS Walk… Read More



5 Live Music Musts - August 28, 2015

Amy Black Plays the Narrows Center Tonight

Two free music festivals are highlights this week in our column of the best in local music. Check out “5 Live Music… Read More



First Official U.S. Bananagrams Tournament Set to Begin

The first official U.S. Bananagrams School Tournament is set to begin and registration is open for elementary schools… Read More



slides: 10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - August 28

Kick off your weekend with a bang when you attend any of GoLocal's featured activities on Friday. But don't stop… Read More



Brown Males Have 12th Most Right Swipes in Country on Tinder

Brown University males have been ranked 12th in the country for the most Tinder swipe rights, according to Tinder, who… Read More



Cyber Thugs: Don’t Be a Victim of Online Stalking and Harassment

Cyber bullying, or “online bullying” has been making headlines for more than a decade. Typically, the term has… Read More



Leather Storrs: The Shapes of Inspiration

Inspiration is a maddening, inconsistent and surprising muse. Rolling Stone Keith Richards, in his rambling, drug fueled… Read More



Under Pressure? Four Tips To Help With Stress

How to ‘cope with stress’ is a much bandied about term that gets lots of airtime today. The usual methods… Read More



slides: Narrows Center to Open “Legends of Music” Exhibit

Led Zepplin

The Narrows Center for the Arts will open their newest art exhibit titled "Legends of Music: Images from the Golden Age of… Read More



Princess Leia Coming to RI Comic Con

Carrie Fisher

Rhode Island Comic Con has announced that actress Carrie Fisher is coming to Comic Con in November.



GoLocalTV: 2nd Annual Billy Taylor House Slider Cook Off Set For Saturday

The second annual Billy Taylor House slider-cook off is set for Saturday, August 29 at the corner of Camp and Cypress Streets… Read More



It’s All About Education: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year?

Lauri Lee

It’s that time of year again. Parents who have been scrambling for child care all summer, juggling camp drop-offs and… Read More



Newport Manners & Etiquette: Conversation Etiquette

The etiquette of how to make conversation in a social situation, especially when you're stuck in the middle, and what to… Read More



Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Poached Eggs & Smoked Salmon With Dill Béarnaise

Brunch is a meal that is eaten in the late morning or early afternoon, generally between the hours of 10 AM and 2 PM. A… Read More



slides: Buddy Guy Brings the Blues to Indian Ranch

The reigning champion of Chicago Blues was at Indian Ranch Sunday for an inspired show before an enthusiastic crowd.



Organize + Energize:  9 Ways to Get Your Kids Organized For Back to School

It’s that time of year again. It’s time to get everybody organized for a stress-free school year. … Read More



slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - August 25, 2015

Theodora and others need homes

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



Providence Folk Festival Coming Sunday

The Nields Headline the Providence Folk Festival Sunday

The second annual Providence Folk Festival is coming to the Roger Williams National Memorial in Providence on Sunday August… Read More



Dunkin’ Donuts Center to Host The Gala of The Royal Horses

The Dunkin' Donuts  Center will host The Gala of The Royal Horses Inaugural North American world-renowned… Read More



“Tangible Thinking” Set to Open Season For Art League of RI on September 12

The Art League of Rhode Island will open their season with "Tangible Thinking - The intersection of Art, Design, Math &… Read More



College Admissions: 6 Steps To A Killer College Application

It's that time of year again; follow these tips and make sure you're increasing your chances of getting into your dream school.

Early Admission deadlines will begin in just a few weeks on October 15 for some schools, and students will be racing to get… Read More



slides: Last Vestiges of Summer Fun for Rain or Shine in RI

With the summer winding down and schools starting back up shortly, its time to start planning some last chance summer fun… Read More



Fit For Life: Be Obsessive!! It’s a Good Thing

For years I have been hearing people say “you’re too obsessive when it comes to fitness”, or… Read More



Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Peaches and Cream

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

Our love began long ago, far away, innocent. A heavily laden peach tree is beautiful. Their flexible branches carry fruit… Read More



Ask a Bartender: What are the Most Hated Drink Orders?

No matter what industry you work in, there is one thing that you would give a year’s salary to never have to do again.… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Expert: Bold Red Lips

Hundreds of red lipsticks carried the name Victory Red during WWII. Women wore the color because it made them feel brave and… Read More



5 Live Music Musts - August 21, 2015

AC DC Plays Gillette Stadium Saturday Night

All of our favorite genres are represented this week in "5 Live Music Musts" – we’ve got hot jazz, cool indie,… Read More