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RI Fatal Police Incidents - See the Cases—See the incidents of killings by local law…

NEW: Mollis Confirms Maximum Fine in Zaccagnino Lobbying Case—Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis sent a…

Boston Celtics and BENRUS Announce New Marketing Partnership—The Boston Celtics announced their new partnership with…

Brown’s Krasinski and Emily Blunt Prank Jimmy Kimmel—Krasinski and Blunt prank Jimmy Kimmel

NEW: RI Unemployement Drops to Lowest Rate in 6 years—RI Department of Labor and Training announced that…

Carol Anne Costa: People, Packaging and Polymers—I am an unabashed child of the 60’s,…

Lifespan Pharmacy Earns URAC Accreditation—Lifespan Pharmacy’s two retail locations at Rhode Island…

CVS Charity Classic Funds Presentation (REPLAY)—CVS Classic Donates $1.4 Million to local area…

REPORT: Rondo Trade to Dallas is VERY Close—The Boston Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Dallas

Guest MINDSETTER™ Matt Fecteau: The Cold War Ended, So Should the Embargo—Once upon a time, the embargo had a…

 
 
 
 

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Police Have Killed 18 Rhode Islanders Since 2000

Police have killed 18 Rhode Islanders between 2000 and 2014, more than the total number of homicides in Providence last year,… Read More

 

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slides: RI Fatal Police Incidents - See the Cases

 See the incidents of killings by local law enforcement that have occurred between 2000 and 2013.

 

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NEW: Mollis Confirms Maximum Fine in Zaccagnino Lobbying Case

Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis

Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis sent a letter to Hearing Officer Attorney Louis DeSimone on December 18 stating that he… Read More

 

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Sides Split on Future of Granoff’s Blackstone Boulevard Development

With two tie votes on the future of the plans for the much-debated Granoff property just off Blackstone Boulevard, sides are… Read More

 

Sports

Boston Celtics and BENRUS Announce New Marketing Partnership

Senior VP of Corporate Partnership and Business Development Ted Dalton, Former Celtics Player Leon Powe and Benrus CEO Giovanni Feroce

The Boston Celtics announced their new partnership with iconic, military-insured brand BENRUS on December 17.

 

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NEW: RI Unemployement Drops to Lowest Rate in 6 years

RI Department of Labor and Training announced that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for November… Read More

 

Politics

Carol Anne Costa: People, Packaging and Polymers

I am an unabashed child of the 60’s, I cut my teeth on movies like “ Born Free” (oh, how I adored Elsa), as… Read More

 

Sports

video: CVS Charity Classic Funds Presentation (REPLAY)

The CVS Charity Classic donated a landmark $1.4 million to 80 charities across Southern New England on Thursday,… Read More

 

Sports

REPORT: Rondo Trade to Dallas is VERY Close

Rondo trade is imminent.

Accoriding to ESPN, the Boston Celtics are on the verge of trading point guard and team captain Rajon Rondo to the Dallas… Read More

 

Politics

Guest MINDSETTER™ Matt Fecteau: The Cold War Ended, So Should the Embargo

Once upon a time, the embargo had a purpose. During the Cold War, in 1959, the Marxist-Leninist inspired Fidel Castro… Read More

 

Sports

Sky Chiefs Help Set up for Saturday’s Feed 1,000 Event

The Providence Sky Chiefs volunteered today to help set up for Saturday's Feed 1,000 event at the Rhode Island Convention… Read More

 

Sports

GoLocalProv to Live Stream CVS Charity Classic Funds Presentation

CVS Health, joined by professional golfers and RI natives, Brad Faxon and Billy Andrade will present donations to nearly 80… Read More

 

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Brown’s Kuakumensah Named Ivy League Player of the Week

Cedric Kuakumensah

Brown University Men's basketball player Cedric Kuakumensah has been named the Ivy League Player of the Week after he led… Read More

 

Business

EXCLUSIVE: Citizens Bank Looking at Superman Building for Corporate Headquarters

GoLocalProv has learned that Citizens Bank is eyeing the Superman Building for its corporate headquarters.   The… Read More

 

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Leading RI African American Men and the Police - the Experience

With America and Rhode Island debating the issues of race and policing, GoLocalProv interviewed eight prominent Rhode Island… Read More

 

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NEW: Brown’s Interim Report on Sexual Assault Calls Campus Norms and Culture “Unacceptable”

Brown University has released its Interim Report from the Task Force on Sexual Assault, which was convened in the fall of… Read More

 

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slides: RI Leaders Who Are African-American Share Their Experience with the Police

A diverse group of Rhode Island leaders who are African-American men share experiences about being stoped by the police.

 

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Raimondo Calls Transition Policy Summit “Beginning of Conversation” for RI

RI Govenor-elect Gina Raimondo addresses summit attendees on Tuesday.

Rhode Island Governor-elect Gina Raimondo's transition policy summit Tuesday night at the University of Rhode Island… Read More

 

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PODCAST: Citizens Bank Looking at Superman Building for Corporate Headquarters

GoLocalProv has learned that Citizens Bank is eyeing the Superman Building for its corporate headquarters. 

 

Business

Guest MINDSETTER™ John G. Edwards: Electric Rate Hike Result of Limited Gas Pipeline Capacity

As was recently stated in a commentary piece circulated by Justin Katz of the Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity,… Read More

 

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Rhode Island Chosen for $20 Million Healthcare Payment by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Governor Lincoln Chafee, Secretary of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services Steven Costantino and Lt. Governor… Read More

 

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Rhode Islanders Provide Suggestions for Raimondo Policy Summit

80 thought-leaders will convene on Tuesday.

Rhode Island Governor-elect Gina Raimondo will be holding her "transition policy summit" on Tuesday -- and Rhode Islanders… Read More

 

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NEW: Raimondo to Nominate Former Newark Economic Chief for Commerce Secretary

Governor-elect Raimondo

Rhode Island Governor-elect Gina Raimodo has announced her plans to nominate Stefan Pryor for the newly-created Secretary of… Read More

 

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NEW: RIDE Announces NECAP Science Scores Up in RI Since 2008

The results of the 2014 statewide science assessments released today (December 16, 2014)  show improvement statewide and… Read More

 

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25 Providence Restaurants with the Highest Number of Health Violations

There were over 300 food complaints in Rhode Island last year --  and 77 illness complaints in the state, according to… Read More

 

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video: Brown’s Krasinski and Emily Blunt Prank Jimmy Kimmel

Brown Grad John krasinski

Brown University graduate John Krasinski and Emily Blunt went on Jimmy Kimmel earlier this week and played multiple pranks on… Read More

 

Health

Lifespan Pharmacy Earns URAC Accreditation

Miriam Hospital

Lifespan Pharmacy’s two retail locations at Rhode Island Hospital and Miriam Hospital have received accreditation… Read More

 

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New Year’s Eve Party at Rosecliff Closes Out Newport’s 375 Celebration

Newport’s 375th Anniversary Committee will be hosting a gala New Year’s Eve party at Rosecliff mansion on… Read More

 

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MUSIC: NRBQ Coming to Town - GoLocal Interviews Terry Adams

If you're ready to “Shake, Rattle and Roll,” and burn off some of those holiday calories, there's a… Read More

 

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“If You Lived Here Long Ago” at Linden Place Mansion

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Linden Place Mansion will host a hands on tour for children called “If You Lived Here Long Ago” - a tour that… Read More

 

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It’s All About Education: The High Cost of Higher Education

In a nation where we increasingly believe that further education after high school is necessary for success, the cost of that… Read More

 

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Hollywood Acting Teacher Howard Fine to Lead Master Class at RIC

Howard Fine

Hollywood acting teacher Howard Fine will return to Rhode Island College (RIC) to teach a Master Class for a select group of… Read More

 

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Marrow Registry Drive Unites Students of Wheeler School and Hope High School

Hope High School

The Hope/Wheeler Girls Alliance will be sponsoring a Marrow Donor Registry Drive on December 16 from… Read More

 

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10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - Dec. 16

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

 

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Dear John: She Wants Him To Have An Affair

Dear John, I'm a middle-aged woman who is married to a very handsome and charismatic man. We have no children and a… Read More

 

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College Admissions: Handling Early Admission Rejection

It's not what you want to see but it just might arrive--how to handle early decision rejections as well as deferrals

For many seniors around the country, early admission returns have begun to roll in. For some, it is a time of exuberance… Read More

 

Health

Fit For Life: Living on Easy Street?

Once you change your mindset, and start recognizing that you can do something as long as you lose the excuses,… Read More

 

Health

Herb Weiss: Prominent Oncologist’s Death Wish at Age 75

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, MD, Ph.D.

While millions of older Americans pop vitamins and supplements like M&M Candy, regularly exercise at their local gym,… Read More

 

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Leonard Moorehead the Urban Gardener: Gardener’s Wish List

Photo: Leonard Moorehead

My all-time favorite gift was a wheelbarrow. A sturdy, extra full sized, quiet plastic bodied thick wood handled wheelbarrow.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

5 Live Music Musts - December 12, 2014

Americana/Roots Artist Amy Black Appears at Chan's Saturday Night.

This week we highlight a diverse group of artists appearing in the area. From Classic Rock to Downton Abbey inspired Roots,… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Quincy & Reuilly

This week I will be focusing on the increasingly popular grape variety Sauvignon Blanc. If you are anything like me you love… Read More

 

Health

American Heart Association: $2.28 Million Invested in Rhode Island Research Efforts

courtesy of  The American Heart Association

The American Heart Association (AHA) will host a 2nd Annual Rhode Island Research Symposium at Brown… Read More

 

Health

Rhode Island Named 15th Healthiest State in U.S.

America’s Health Rankings 2014 report places Rhode Island as the 15th healthiest state in the nation - up four spots… Read More

 

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PC Sets Goal of $100,000 for 2015 Relay for Life

Photo: Providence College Relay for Life

Relay for Life will be returning to Providence College for it’s 13th year on March 27, 2015 and the… Read More

 

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It’s All About Education: How Can We Ensure that Kids Have Great Teachers?

Lauri Lee

One of the aspects of our public school system that comes under fire time and again is the quality of the teaching. Most… Read More

 

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Metta Students Foundation has Awarded $2,000 to Two Hope High School Teens

Hope High School Students Blanca Colata and Justin Crespo competed in a two-day triathalon hosted by JROTC and gave their… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Erbazzone Reggiano / Vegetable Pie

Erbazzone is term used to identify a savory pie or anything wrapped in dough. Originally made in the region of Emilia in… Read More

 

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Newport Manners & Etiquette:  Holiday Tipping + Entertaining

Holiday questions about who to tip and how much? Holiday tensions when bringing home an overnight guest and it is not too… Read More

 

Health

RI Department of Health Captures Rabid Raccoon in Newport

Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) has reportedly captured a raccoon that has tested positive for rabies - the animal… Read More

 

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10 Great Pets In Need of Loving Homes - Dec 9

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

 

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Organize + Energize: 5 Ways to Upgrade Your Office

How does your office make you feel? How well do you function in your office?

 

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Dear John: No Affair. And Maybe No Friendship.

Dear John, I am in the middle of a huge mess. I was at a dinner party recently and my friend’s husband made a pass at… Read More

 

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Christmas in Providence? Study Shows It’s Going to Cost a Pretty Penny

The holidays are a time of heavy spending as many Americans know - a new study from personal finance… Read More

 

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slides: Top 5 Winter Concerts

If you think winter means a break in the concert season, think again. Some really big acts are headed to the area over the… Read More

 

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College Admissions: What Your PSAT Scores Really Mean

The latest PSAT scores are arriving soon--here is the real scoop on what they do and do not mean for your college admissions search.

PSAT scores will arrive for anxious high school students this week. These scores mark the time when sophomores and juniors… Read More

 
 
 
 
 
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