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Michael Riley: Projo, Elorza and Cianci are all Blind to Reality—Recently the Providence Journal endorsed Jorge Elorza over…

Guest MINDSETTER™ Ken Block Vote YES on Question 3—Rhode Island citizens have every reason to vote…

5 Good Things That Happened To The Patriots This Weekend—Pats relaxed as good things happened for them.

The Scoop: Magaziner Calls Almonte a Liar, Cianci Blasts Harrop’s Elorza Donation, and More—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

GoLocal Interviews Ian Anderson - Jethro Tull Founder Coming to PPAC Next Week—Another in a line of epic rock shows…

Hodgson Blasts Kilmartin For Breaking Crime Lab Promise—Republican candidate for Attorney General candidate Dawson Hodgson…

Simmons to Deliver Lecture for Brown’s Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice Opening—Brown University President Emerita Ruth J. Simmons will…

Russell Moore: Taveras’ Police Department Spin Boomerangs—Maybe at this point lame duck Providence Mayor…

Mattiello and Paiva Weed Say Vote Yes on Question 4 for URI—In a recent commentary in these pages, engineer…

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Elorza’s $5 Million Housing Redevelopment Revolving Loan Pool Questioned by Advocates

Democratic Mayoral candidate Jorge Elorza's announcement this week that he would create a bonded $5 million revolving loan program to redevelop foreclosed and abandoned properties...

Herb Weiss: Study Says Nation’s 50 and Older Not a Drain on National, Local, Economies

Almost one year ago, Oxford Economics in cooperation with AARP released a briefing paper, The Longevity Economy

Lame Duck Prov Officials Giving Out New Tax Breaks to Developer

With the Democratic primary behind them, the leadership of the Providence City Council is poised to pass an extension of controversial tax breaks worth about $1.5...

slides: Tax Breaks for Developer - See the Special Deals

Check out which downtown properties are seeking a renewal of their tax breaks. 

LISTEN: Lame Duck Prov Officials Giving Out New Tax Breaks to Developer

With the Democratic primary behind them, the leadership of the Providence City Council is poised to pass an extension of controversial tax breaks worth about $1.5...

Who is Giving to Cianci - Interesting Donors

Buddy Cianci's donors range from former top Sundlun staffers, to big time developers, to Ni-Ro-Pe.  GoLocalProv has broken out some of the most...

Who is Giving to Elorza - See the Interesting Donors

Democratic candidate Jorge Elorza has had his best fundraising period. He raised nearly $200,000 from many of the State's super rich. He faces one of...

NJ Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Transporting RI Minor to Engage in Sex

A New Jersey man was sentenced this morning at the U.S. District Court in Providence to 87 months in federal prison for travelling interstate for...

Providence Resident Quinlan Receives Milken Educator Award

Providence resident Erin Quinlan, a reading specialist at Captain Isaac Paine Elementary School in Foster, was awarded the Milken Educator Award Thursday Morning in a...

LISTEN: Who is Giving to Cianci - Interesting Donors

According to the most recent campaign finance report from the Cianci for Mayor campaign, Cianci has more than $301,000 cash on hand.

RISD Museum Damaged Painting To Be Restored By Bank of America Grant

A water-damaged painting at the RISD Museum is being restored due to a grant from Bank of America. 

Recovery Works RI Formed to Change Conversation Around Addiction

A new coalition, Recovery Works RI, has formed to change the way people look at the disease of addiction, the role of recovery, and the...

RI Prison Population Spikes, Will Cost Millions to Budget

For the first time in six years, Rhode Island's prison population is on the upswing -- and the ramifications of a continued increase could...

NEW: Cianci Announces Vision for Waterfront Revitalization

Independent candidate for mayor of Providence Vincent "Buddy" Cianci unveiled his vision for a new Allens Avenue waterfront today, emphasizing its potential to generate tax...

NEW: Elorza Unveils Plan to Clean Up, Sell Providence’s Vacant Properties in First Term

Standing in front of a backdrop of vacant and boarded up homes on Providence's North End, Democratic candidate for Mayor of Providence Jorge Elorza...

Igliozzi Opposes Extending Tax Agreements on Westminster Properties

Councilman John J. Igliozzi (Ward 7) said that he is opposed to an ordinance that will extend tax stabilizations on four properties on Westminster Street.

video: RIDOT Releases Time-Lapse Video Documenting Bridge Replacement at Barton Corner

Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and Michael Lewis, Director of the Rhode Island Department of Transportation, released a time-lapse video showing the $6.4 million replacement of the...

Rep. Williams Fires Back at John Hope Settlement Critics

Representative Anastasia Williams, the Chair of the Board of the beleaguered John Hope Settlement House, has issued a statement in response to criticism about her...

RI SAT Scores On Rise

The Rhode Island SAT scores in reading and mathematics have improved from the previous year in Rhode Island public schools according to the College Board....

Guest MINDSETTER™ Senator Sheehan: The Quasi-Public Corporations Accountability and Transparency Act

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA)

Rhode Island’s quasi-public agencies, such as the RI Airport Corporation, RI Resource Recovery Corporation, RIPTA, the RI Turnpike and Bridge Authority and more...

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