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Spanish soccer giant FC Barcelona announced today the expansion of its youth development program, FCB Escola, into Providence. FC Barcelona is expanding its presence in the US and, in addition to Learn More ›

Voted the #3 Bucket List Small City Marathon by Runner’s World Magazine Providence, RI (Rhode Races) - The 10 th running of the Providence Rhode Race will be held on Sunday May 7 th in Providence, Learn More ›

The Providence Warwick Convention and Visitor's Bureau (PWCVB) and RI Sports Commission recognized 23 Rhode Islander's for their efforts of bringing lucrative business to the Ocean State. The PWCVB Learn More ›

(USGA) For the first time in its history, the U.S. Senior Open Championship will be contested on one of the five founding clubs of the USGA. Newport (R.I.) Country Club, which has hosted four previous Learn More ›

By Kevin McNamara - PROVIDENCE JOURNAL – March Madness is coming back to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center. The NCAA announced Tuesday that Providence College and the Dunk have been awarded another turn as Learn More ›

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Volvo Ocean Race) - Governor Gina M. Raimondo, in partnership with Speaker Nicholas Mattiello and Senate President Paiva Weed, joined Volvo Ocean Race and Sail Newport today to Learn More ›

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Local football fans who didn’t make it to Houston are still planning on having a good time Sunday. Providence bars and restaurants are bound to benefit from all the Learn More ›

Providence Journal - Various Rhode Island bridges and several buildings in Providence will be bathed in red, white and blue light Sunday as the New England Patriots play the Atlanta Falcons in Super Learn More ›

Providence, RI – January 11, 2017 – The Patriots securing home field advantage throughout the playoffs is a huge win for the team and Rhode Island hospitality. Football fans and game day media all Learn More ›