Martin Luther King Jr.

Nominations Being Accepted for 16th Annual MLK Hall of Fame Awards

The City of Providence is accepting nominations for its 16th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Hall of Fame awards. The… Read More

NEW: Rep-Elect Ascencao to Step Down After Lying About Mailer on Campaign Finance Reports

After Rhode Island State Representative-elect Laufton Ascencao (D-68, Warren-Bristol) said he did a "stupid and immature… Read More

UPDATED: Bishop Hendricken Closed Due to Threat

At 7 AM school administrators at Bishop Hendricken issued a warning to students and parents not to attend school today.… Read More

Councilwoman Mary Kay Harris

The Most Powerful Woman in RI Is Not Who You Think It Is

At this point in time, the future of the largest private investment in the City of Providence in the past two decades is… Read More

RI State Police arrest Tiverton Police Sergeatn Munroe

Tiverton Police Sergeant Munroe Arrested on 14 Counts of Larceny

Tiverton police sergeant William Munroe was arrested on 14 counts of larceny by the Rhode Island State Police on Wednesday… Read More

NEW: Mueller Calls for No Prison Time for Flynn According to Reports UPDATED

Special counsel Robert Mueller filed a sentencing memo on Tuesday for native Rhode Islander Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, President… Read More

Faculty are calling for President Hughes' resignation

CCRI President Hughes Responds to Faculty’s Call for Resignation

Just hours after the faculty at the Community College of RI called for President Megan Hughes to resign, she issued a… Read More

VIDEO: Former Rival Senator Dole Salutes President Bush

Former United States Senator Bob Dole -- who was a political rival and battled George H.W. Bush for the Republican… Read More

Historic File Photo

Obituaries Are Moving to GoLocal

A few years ago, GoLocal started to look at how families could experience obituaries better — to provide a superior way… Read More

MA Rates # 1 in U.S. for Best Elder Abuse Protection, RI Ranks Poorly, Says New Study

A new report ranks the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as the best in the United States for laws and infrastructure to protect… Read More

Former CEO of Red Robin

Former Red Robin CEO Snyder Dies of Suicide, According to Reports

The NY Post is reporting that the former chief executive officer of the fast-food chain Red Robin committed suicide on Sunday… Read More

82% of voting CCRI faculty union members voiced

CCRI Faculty Union Head Calls for President Hughes’ Resignation After Vote of No Confidence

The head of the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) faculty union is calling for CCRI President Meghan Hughes -- and… Read More

Obituary: RI Teamster Leader Gerald “Jerry” Blinkhorn Passes at 80

One of the top union leaders in Rhode Island history, Gerald "Jerry" Blinkhorn, who led the Teamsters 251, has died. He was… Read More

RI Leaders Call for a “State of Emergency” for RI’s Schools

Two top Rhode Island leaders say there is a need for emergency action to reform Rhode Island’s underperforming schools.… Read More

K-9 Ruby has been found safe and sound.

NEW: RI State Police K-9 Ruby Found Safe After Running Away

Rhode Island State Police K-9 Ruby, who prompted a search after the RISP said she ran away from Goddard Park on Monday, has… Read More

George H.W. Bush

Horowitz: George H. W. Bush - An Appreciation

Several years ago, Barack Obama, who awarded George H.W. Bush the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2011, the nation’s… Read More

Warwick is one of the safest cities in the country

New Study Says Warwick is One of the Safest Cities in U.S. - Providence Less So

Warwick has been ranked as one of the safest cities in the country, while Providence is not so safe. According to a… Read More

K9 Ruby

RI State Police Searching for K-9 Ruby Who Ran Away Near Goddard Park

The Rhode Island State Police are seeking the public’s help in finding K9 Ruby, who ran away in the area of Ives Street… Read More

Marijuana use rising among kids ages 12-17, new study finds

Marijuana Use Rising in Legalized States, New Study Finds

More people are using marijuana legalized states than before, according to a new study.… Read More

George Bush as Director of the CIA

Schedule for Funeral for President George H.W. Bush

The following is the schedule for the funeral for President George H.W. Bush.… Read More


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