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Leather Storrs: A Word for the Unseasoned Chef—At least once a week, when I’m throwing…

RI’s FirstWorks Receives $58,000 Grant From DANCE/USA—FirstWorks has announced that they have been selected…

NEW: Wells Report Released, Claims Patriots, Brady Cheated—Wells Report Released, Claims Patriots Cheated

Bryant Lax Falls 10-6 to Marist in NCAA Tourney Play-in Game—The Bryant University men's lacrosse team fell 10-6…

Patriots Gronkowski Responds to Deflategate—Rob Gronkowski responds to Deflategate

City Council, Unions Not Worried About $62 Million Gone From Providence Pension Fund—When Providence City Council members were told on…

NEW: Volvo Ocean Race Boats Set to Arrive in Newport Tonight—The six boats competing int he Volvo Oean…

Giannini: Things My Mother Taught Me…Happy Mothers Day—With this week being Mother's Day, I can't…

NEW: Brown’s Clavette Signs With Tampa Bay—Brown's Clavette Signs With Tampa Bay

Guest MINDSETTER™ John Hazen White, Jr.: Three Strikes on Riverfront Ballpark—The new owners of the Red Sox AAA…

 
 
 
 

News

slides: Top 20 Highest Paid Early Retirees in RI Pension System

See the highest paid early retirees in the state pension system. 

 

Politics

Matt Fecteau: Why is Election Day on a Tuesday?

“They don’t want you to vote. If they did, we wouldn’t vote on a Tuesday. In November, you ever throw a… Read More

 

Sports

BENRUS Open is the Next Evolution in Golf

The deadlines are fast approaching with what is being defined as the greatest day in golf. The BENRUS Open maybe Rhode… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: Wells Report Released, Claims Patriots, Brady Cheated

Tom Brady

Ted Wells has released his report on the investigation regarding the New England Patriots and deflategate and… Read More

 

Sports

Bryant Lax Falls 10-6 to Marist in NCAA Tourney Play-in Game

The Bryant University men's lacrosse team fell 10-6 to the Marist Red Foxes in the NCAA play in game on Wednesday night… Read More

 

Sports

video: Patriots Gronkowski Responds to Deflategate

With the Wells investigation of deflategate coming to an end and the report being made public on Wednesday, Patriots tight… Read More

 

News

Prov. Police Union Slams City on Continuing to Issue Unpaid Festival Permits

The Providence Police Union is questioning why the City of Providence is continuing to issue permits to festivals that owe… Read More

 

News

City Council, Unions Not Worried About $62 Million Gone From Providence Pension Fund

When Providence City Council members were told on April 28, 2015, that about $62 million was improperly included in the… Read More

 

News

NEW: Operation Backpage Nets 13 More Arrests in Providence

Providence Police have arrested 13 more men in the undercover sting called “Operation Backpage,” which had… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: Volvo Ocean Race Boats Set to Arrive in Newport Tonight

The six boats competing int he Volvo Oean Race are scheduled to arrive in Newport between 8 p.m. tonight and 3 a.m. tomorrow… Read More

 

News

Giannini: Things My Mother Taught Me…Happy Mothers Day

With this week being Mother's Day, I can't help but feel sentimental. My mom, Margaret Del Sesto passed away in… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: Brown’s Clavette Signs With Tampa Bay

Courtland Clavette, Photo courtesy of Brownbears.com

Brown footballs senior long snapper and linebacker Courtland Clavette has signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an… Read More

 

News

Guest MINDSETTER™ John Hazen White, Jr.: Three Strikes on Riverfront Ballpark

The new owners of the Red Sox AAA franchise have just banged into the public opinion equivalent of the Green Monster in their… Read More

 

News

New ACLU Report: Racial Disparities In RI School Suspensions Highest in Decade

Racial disparities in suspensions at Rhode Island’s schools reached their highest rates in a decade last year,… Read More

 

News

Nguyen: Tsarnaev:  The Cost Of A Death Sentence Versus Life Imprisonment

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

The penalty phase of the trial of the Boston Marathon Bomber, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, is well under way. The jury heard… Read More

 

Sports

NEW: International Tennis Hall of Fame Unveils New Logo

The International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, RI  has unveiled a new logo and brand identity just ahead of the grand… Read More

 

News

25 Rhode Island Doctors and Workers Prescribed Oxycodone 5,000+ Times

Twenty five physicians and healthcare providers in Rhode Island prescribed Oxycodone more than 5,600 times in one year under… Read More

 

News

video: Marijuana Legalization Advocates in RI Make Big Push with Ad Campaign

GoLocalTV takes a look at the latest marijuana legalization ad campaign.

Advocates for marijuana legalization in Rhode Island unveiled a billboard in Providence on Tuesday, saying that it informs… Read More

 

News

Rhode Island Doctors - Who Prescribed the Most Oxycodone

Twenty-five halthcare professionals in Rhode Island prescribed more than 5,600 scripts for Oxycodone -- see who's on the… Read More

 

News

Convicted Warwick Sex Offender de Weldon Says He is Innocent

Byron de Weldon, a convicted Level III sex offender and son of the famous Sculptor Felix de Weldon, has reaffirmed his… Read More

 

Politics

Riley: Providence Pension Scam Revealed in Print

Last Tuesday April 28, 2015 the Providence City Council Finance committee received the news that Providence had improperly… Read More

 

News

PC Students, Faculty Rally Against Racial Profiling

The main gates of the Providence College campus were crowded with members of the campus community on Monday, May 4,… Read More

 

Politics

Horowitz: Give Obama Fast Track Authority on Asian Trade Pact

Rob Horowitz

President Obama is on the cusp of a major trade breakthrough that has the potential to further open up the potent and growing… Read More

 

News

NEW: 2015 Rhode Island High School Presidential Scholars Announced

Students from Shea High School and South Kingstown High School Take Top Honors

Victoria Araujo of Shea High School and Joshua Beck of South Kingstown High School have been named Rhode Island's… Read More

 

News

EXCLUSIVE: Police and Fire Want to Move Their Pensions from State Back to Cranston

In a move that could be viewed as a mechanism to circumvent pension reform, the Cranston Fire and Police unions are urging… Read More

 

Food

Leather Storrs: A Word for the Unseasoned Chef

At least once a week, when I’m throwing a 50# bag of something over my shoulder, I’ll mutter my favorite Nick… Read More

 

Lifestyle

RI’s FirstWorks Receives $58,000 Grant From DANCE/USA

FirstWorks has announced that they have been  selected by DANCE/USA to receive an Engaging Dance Audiences Grant of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: Re-Imagining Our Educational System

Lauri Lee

Recently, New America published an article suggesting that it is time to re-envision elementary education.

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: What is Celiac?

The celiac movement has been increasingly present in the hospitality industry. Years ago a person affected by gluten… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Traits of a Disorganized Business. Part 2

Last week’s article discussed a few of the ways you may be losing time, money and clients due to your disorganization

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - May 5

Otis 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.

 

Lifestyle

Middletown’s Paradise Farmhouse Named “Best Retreat House” by Yankee Magazine

The Paradise Farmhouse at the Norman Bird Sanctuary in Middletown has been recognized as a “Best Retreat… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: 5 Questions to Ask Career Services

As the Class of 2015 prepares to graduate from college, many families are disappointed with job prospects. However, the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Reading With Robin Presents: NY Times Bestselling author Sarah McCoy and The Mapmaker’s Children!

Photo courtesy of Emily Martin

There is no bigger day for an author than the day their beloved novel hits the shelves and is available for one and all to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

YWCA RI to Host 7th Annual Women Holding Office Celebration

Nellie Gorbea

YWCA Rhode Island will host the seventh Annual Women Holding Office Celebration on Monday, May 4 from 6-8 p.m. at Kirkbrae… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Get Fit For Fun

Matt Espeut

Now that it's nice out, you’re thinking to yourself, “I don't need the gym, I'll walk outside. I can… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: Asparagus at Last

Photo courtesy of Leonard Moorehead

Urban gardeners are a motley crew. Whether a flower pot on the windowsill, raised bed in a community garden or tucked into… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - May 1, 2015

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox Plays Lupos Tonight

Time to go “retro” this week on “5 Live” as we highlight some artists who are fusing new sounds with… Read More

 

Food

Leather Storrs: Cooking with Someone You Love

When I was 4, my mom was invited to be a teaching physician at Saint John’s hospital in London. My father and I went… Read More

 

Lifestyle

It’s All About Education: How Poverty Impacts Brain Development and Learning

Lauri Lee

A new research study published in Nature Neuroscience shows that children who live in poverty actually have smaller brains… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Ribollita Toscana

Ribollita means “re-boiled” is a classic Tuscan peasant soup that dates back to the Middle Ages. Ribollita lore… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Newport Manners & Etiquette: Open Marriage Etiquette + Other Dilemmas

What to say when your husband wants an 'open marriage.' What to call Bruce Jenner? How to tell the boss his wife is a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

NEW: Providence Jeweler Ricci Creating Piece to Benefit Nepal Relief

The benefit necklace is pictured center, with the ball-shaped rudraksh seed.

Providence-based jeweler Jessica Ricci is creating a necklace to benefit the Nepal earthquake relief effort -- and has a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Providence Author Chaika to Talk “Humans, Dogs, and Civilization” this Thursday

Providence author Elaine Ostrach Chaika will be the featured author on April 30 at 7pm at Books on the Square in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: Traits of a Disorganized Business. Part I of 2.

How much time have you wasted due to your disorganization? How much money has it cost your business? Have you ever lost a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - April 28

Oliver 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.

 

Lifestyle

Personal Tech for Women: 5 Things You Need To Know About Siren, a New Dating App for Women

A couple weeks ago, we highlighted ways in which technologies and apps were excluding women. In response to that… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Pats’ Rob Gronkowski is Dating the New Face of BENRUS

Camille Kostek

New England Patriots Star Tight End Rob Gronkowski has been repeatedly seen out with the new face of the BENRUS brand -… Read More

 

Lifestyle

AIDS Project RI Announces Dining Out for Life this Thursday

AIDS Project RI has announced its Dining Out for Life event this Thursday, April 30, when participating restaurants around… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Concert Review: Gerry Gibbs Thrasher Dream Trio at Narrows

Gerry Gibbs Thrasher Dream Trio

Last Saturday night marked the debut public performance of the Gerry Gibbs Thrasher Dream Trio.

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Avoiding Senioritis and Spring Meltdown

It’s an insidious and highly contagious disease. No one really talks about it, and the American Psychological… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Reading With Robin: Moses Brown’s 2015 Book Festival with Distinguished Poet & Essayist Mark Doty

The Moses Brown Book Festival is coming to the Walter Jones Library on Thursday, April 30 and Friday, May 1. What started… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: May’s Planet Parade for the Astronomy Enthusiast

The significant snow cover that blanketed our local region this past winter is now just a bad memory (though it is highly… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Frankie Valli at PPAC

Frankie Valli performed to a sellout crowd at the Providence Performing Arts Center. The show was a walk down memory… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

RI Beauty Expert: Spring Trendspotting – Five Surprising Musts

Early spring is all about shedding: the winter coat, the scarf, the boots, etc. But it’s also about putting on some… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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