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The Downtown Jingle 5K Road Race kicks off at 11:00 Sunday morning at the Rhode Island Convention Center and will wind through downtown Providence.
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This sleepy town of 6,000 doesn't have a police department, and the only firearm violence tends to be directed at deer.
9 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
It's that time of year with a political hodgepodge going on. I thought it might be fun, too, to take a look at the ballot just eleven months away that could change the shape of the U.S. Senate.
U.S. senators from Rhode Island are among 32 lawmakers who sent a joint letter to Senate leaders, urging Congress to extend benefits for the long-term unemployed before they expire at the end of the year.
Erectile dysfunction is caused by the inability of the artery that supplies blood to the penis to expand and contract properly.
"In Case You Missed It," GoLocal's weekend feature, puts the week's top stories in one easy place for you to review and read.
Urban gardeners are a cheerful, optimistic lot. We are of every conceivable stripe, yes, and we keep an eye on day length, the phases of the moon, the tides that lift all spirits.
Here are five things to know in Rhode Island. John Maeda will leave the prestigious art and design school at the end of the year to take a position with a California venture capital firm.
Providence ranks 148th of the 200 large metropolitan areas in the United States for creating and sustaining jobs, according to the Milken Institute's Best-Performing Cities index released this week.
Today, December 7 marks the cultural high point of Rhode Island's holiday season, when the RHODE ISLAND PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA joins forces with THE PROVIDENCE SINGERS, CHRISTINE NOEL , artistic director, in their seventh annual performance of George Frideric Handel's MESSIAH .
A convicted rapist has been indicted in the murder of a young Boston woman whose decomposed body was found in a garage in Cranston last year.
On May 9, 2011, Porter and some of his family members, along with two female friends, drove to the Tallo's home on Spruce Street in Providence.
If you've gone into just about any establishment over the last week, your earholes have probably been subjected to an insufferable amount of saccharine-sweet holiday music - it's just unavoidable this time of year.
From the glasses of wine with Thanksgiving dinner to the champagne toast on New Year's, alcohol is often a familiar sight at holiday celebrations.
Earlier this week, GoLocalProv exposed the top forty public employees in Providence, who are pocketing an improvident amount of money.
The man accused of shooting and killing a 16-year old boy on the streets of Providence Wednesday afternoon has been ordered held without bail.