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Providence Folk Festival Coming Sunday—The second annual Providence Folk Festival is coming…

Moore: Elorza’s Misguided Guatemalan Tour—Moore: Elorza's Misguided Guatemalan Tour

5 Live Music Musts - August 21, 2015—All of our favorite genres are represented this…

10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island This Weekend - August 21—10 Great Things To Do In Rhode Island…

10 Great Things to do in Newport This Weekend - August 21—10 Great Things to do in Newport This…

It’s All About Education: Coloring is Not Just for Kindergartners—It’s All About Education: Coloring is Not Just…

Riley: Why is Governor Raimondo Misleading Bond Investors?—Riley: Why is Governor Raimondo Misleading Bond Investors?

Jazz Great Brian Blade Coming to Columbus Theatre—The Columbus Theatre in Providence will be hosting…

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - August 18, 2015—10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes…

Moore: Will Brookings Study Remember RI’s Forgotten People?—Moore: Will Brookings Study Remember RI's Forgotten People?

 
 
 

Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter 25

Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a gauntlet of scandals that exposed corruption and aroused public rage. Protesters marched on the State House. Coalitions formed to...

New Fish Kill Concerns in Providence’s Seekonk River

New photos of dead fish washing up on the Seekonk River come three weeks after the DEM first raised the issue.

New sightings of dead fish washing up on the shore of the Seekonk River in Providence are being monitored by the Department of Environmental Management,...

Threat Complaint Filed Against Providence Councilman Jennings

Councilman Jennings

A Providence building inspector lodged a complaint with the city, following what he says was a recent run-in with City Councilman Wilbur Jennings where he...

Providence Preservation Society Opposes 195 Location for Stadium

The PPS opposes the proposed 195 location for a stadium.

The Providence Preservation Society has come out in opposition to the PawSox stadium proposal at the 195 location.

Guest MINDSETTER ™ John J. Tassoni Jr: The Workers’ Voice Fades Without Union Representation

I was at a party recently when a person I had never met before barely said hello before telling me that he hated labor unions.

Guest MINDSETTER ™ Berwick: The Charter School Problem

Charter schools were designed to be educational laboratories where new teaching methods and new school policies are tested and improved. Charter schools are not governed...

City Council President Aponte Demands Answers for Elorza’s Guatemala Trip

Jorge Elorza, pictured in Guatemala.

Providence City Council President Luis Aponte said that it was "crazy" that Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza was meeting with Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina, while...

EXCLUSIVE: Council Majority Leader Jackson Calls for Providence Pools Investigation

Providence City Council Majority Leader Kevin Jackson said he will be calling for an investigation into the maintenance and oversight of the city's pools,...

INVESTIGATION: Providence Pool Closings Allegedly Tied to Mismanagement

Providence leaders look at the Davey Lopes pool when it was closed in 2013; it has since been shut down again, along with other city pools.

Questions about the City of Providence's recent sudden closure of its five public pools -- during a heat wave -- have been...

Elorza Travels to Guatemala to Meet with Discredited President

President Otto Perez Molina, under investigation

Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza is on a trade trip to create a sister city program with President Otto Perez Molina, but his administration has been...

NEW: Government Reform Groups Call For Formal 38 Studios Investigation

The Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity joined with other self proclaimed "good government groups" to called for a formal investigation into 38 Studios.  ...

Baker Wants More Charter Schools While Mass. Owes Millions to School Districts

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has made it a goal for his administration to provide the state with more charter schools and condense the lengthy waiting...

NEW: Health Concerns Close Pools, Providence Fails to Disclose

Davey Lopes is just one of the pools that was closed for

The head of Providence's Pool Commission has said the city had been looking into potential health issues at the public pools, prior to the...

NEW: Providence Closes City Pools During Heat Wave

The Davey Lopes pool was chained up on Wednesday morning.

 The City of Providence has closed its public swimming facilities during the current heat wave -- following reports that chipping paint in at least...

Is the Patriots’ New Fantasy Sports Lounge a Gaming Venue?

"More than $1 Billion guaranteed cash & prizes this year,” promises DraftKings, and now for the first time in NFL history, the New England Patriots...

INTERACTIVE: Where RI Household Incomes Have Risen the Most

Here Are the Counties Where Household Income Has Risen the Most in Rhode Island American households are making more money today than they did three...

Nguyen: How the Deceased Auburn Child Ended Up in Foster Care

The death of a two-year-old girl, Avalena Conway Coxon, while in her foster home in Auburn, Massachusetts has once again put the spotlight on the...

East Side Realtors Sound Alarm on Spike in Crime

Recent concerns over breaking and enterings on the East Side of Providence have prompted some residents to look into private security -- and Providence real...

Homeland Security Test at T.F. Green Opposed by RI ACLU

The ACLU of Rhode Island has raised concerns about a decision by T.F. Green Airport officials to participate in a Department of Homeland Security...

Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter 24

Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a gauntlet of scandals that exposed corruption and aroused public rage. Protesters marched on the State House. 

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