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The Scoop: Fung’s Plan to Reform Taxes, Gorbea Adds to Campaign Team, and More—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

It’s All About Education: Chronic Absenteeism’s Effect on Learning—One of the biggest challenges in our schools…

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Braised Chicken Agrodolce with Dried Plums—Agrodolce (pronounced "agro-dolchay") is an Italian term for…

Sixth Annual Runway for a Cure Set For October 21—The Lupus Foundation of New England and a…

Steven Lattmer 5k Run/Walk to Kick Off October 8—The third-annual Steven Lattmer 5K Families Against Violence…

Flu Vaccination Campaign to Kick-Off at RI State House—Rhode Island’s flu vaccination campaign will kick off…

Narragansett Beer Re-Releases Autocrat Coffee Milk Stout—Originally introduced last December as “Hi Neighbor Mash-Up,”…

RWU and Silent Witness Initiative To Launch Domestic Violence Online Database Tool—Roger Williams University and the Silent Witness Initiative…

Taco Pledges $400,000 to Support URI’s College of Engineering and Yes on 4—The Taco White Family Foundation will donate $400,000…

Rhody Ramble’s Upcoming Fall Events for Families—Rhody Ramble, launched in 2012, connects families with…

 
 
 

Steven Lattmer 5k Run/Walk to Kick Off October 8

The third-annual Steven Lattmer 5K Families Against Violence Run/Walk event kickoff will be on October 8, at Circe Restaurant and Bar, 50 Weybosset Street.

RWU and Silent Witness Initiative To Launch Domestic Violence Online Database Tool

Roger Williams University and the Silent Witness Initiative have partnered to launch a comprehensive online database that makes domestic violence case data more easily accessible.

Pawtucket Hall of Fame Taps Nesselbush As “Person of the Year”

Three City residents, Joan Crawley, former Director of the Pawtucket Leon Mathieu Senior Center, the late Kathleen Magill, a former Pawtucket City Councilor, and Miriam...

FDR’s Dark Anti-Gay Legacy in Newport

The Roosevelts are all the buzz with the launch of Ken Burns' new PBS documentary, but one of the darkest episodes in Franklin Roosevelt's...

Providence PowerPlayer: Brown Athletic Director Jack Hayes

Each week, GoLocal shines the spotlight on one individual who is making an impact on Providence. This week, GoLocal sat down Brown Athletic Director Jack...

The Wheeler School Completes Construction on Center for the Arts

The Wheeler School has completed its largest campus building project in school history, its Center for the Arts.

Corrente’s Connections to 38 Studios Lawyer Corso

Michael Corso

Filmmaker Michael Corrente, who has been named as a chief player in the Anybody but Cianci movement -- and has now found to be subject...

Superman Building Has Zero Value, Appraisal Shows

Superman -- in the dark, still.

The Superman Building in Providence has "no value," according to an appraisal conducted earlier this year by Providence-based appraiser Scotti and Associates.  Moreover, the...

The Most Militarized Police Departments in RI

Humvees, night vision masks, silencers, and high-capacity magazines that could be used with assault rifles are among thousands of surplus military supplies acquired by local...

slides: Police Militarization - Department by Department Breakdown

See which departments have acquired the most military supplies.

Ethics Commission to Investigate $3 Bar Lawyer’s Complaint

The Rhode Island Ethics Commission will investigate Providence Board of Licenses Chair Johanna Harris.

CCRI, PC to Announce Transfer Agreement

The Community College of Rhode Island and Providence College will announce a new transfer policy on September 26. 

Listen: The Most Militarized Police Departments in RI

Humvees, night vision masks, silencers, and high-capacity magazines that could be used with assault rifles are among thousands of surplus military supplies acquired by local...

RIPDs Failing to Post Complaint Forms + Procedures, Violating Law

Ten years after Rhode Island law began to require police departments to post their police complaint forms and procedures online, some departments...

Developer with Ties to Providence City Hall Lacked Inspections

A politically connected developer and contractor with student housing properties on the East Side lacked inspections and was in violation of fire code when students...

Discover Newport: Yachting Center Sale is “Substantial Loss” for City

Evan Smith, the President and CEO of Discover Newport, has declared the sale of the Newport Yachting Center a "substantial loss" for the city.  

Alex and Ani Hall Opens at Rhode Island College

Alex and Ani Hall at RIC

The grand opening of Alex and Ani Hall at Rhode Island College took place on September 23.

Study Finds Best States for Raising Black Children Hardly Have Any

A recently released study aimed at uncovering the best states in the US for opportunities for children has uncovered some startling facts about the...

Rhode Island Ranked 7th Least Happy State in America

Rhode Island was ranked the seventh least happy state in America, according to a study by WalletHub.

slides: Rhode Island’s Disruptors

With the emergence of  companies like Uber and Airbnb, a new “sharing economy” has taken on an increasingly dominant role in Rhode...

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