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Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter Twelve—Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a…

Moore: Elorza Shows Bravery by Taking on Firefighters—Moore: Elorza Shows Bravery by Taking on Firefighters

Smart Benefits: Carriers File Requested Rates for 2016—Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island, Neighborhood…

College Admissions: Advice to The Class of 2016 From The Class of 2015—Students receive a myriad of advice throughout the…

Weiss: Sensible Advice from Seasoned Folk to the Class of 2015—Sensible Advice from Seasoned Folk to the Class…

Revs, D.C. United Play to 1-1 Draw at Gillette—Revs and D.C. United play to 1-1 Draw

Stiffer Penalties For Hit & Run Drivers, Good Samaritan Law Expansion: This Week at the State House—Performance based funding for public colleges, stiffer penalties…

Reading With Robin: Paperback Writers—One of my favorite things about sharing special…

RI Beauty Expert: Chic Styling – Getting White Right—Summer’s unofficial opening day is upon us. If…

Matt Fecteau: Let’s Talk About Online Voting—The United States should discuss, and debate whether…

 
 
 

NEW: Boston Marathon Bomber Tsarnaev Sentenced to Death

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been sentenced to death by a Boston jury on Friday afternoon. This decision comes after 16 hours of deliberations over...

Providence’s New Rec Director Won’t Give Up Outside $180K Refereeing Job

One of the NCAA's Top Officials - Mike Stephens

The City of Providence admits that new Director of Recreation Michael Stephens will continue to officiate NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball -- which...

Skeffington: Raimondo Asked for Confidentiality Agreement in New Negotiations

Jim Skeffington

Pawtucket Red Sox owner Jim Skeffington said on Thursday he couldn't discuss details of negotiations with Governor Gina Raimondo for a new stadium to...

Booze, Bribes, and Conspiracy: RI Attorneys Disciplined by State Supreme Court

From a booze-fueled assault to bribery of a powerful politician, the cases of attorney misconduct that came before the state Supreme Court over the past...

slides: Rhode Island Attorneys Unethical Conduct - Top Ten Cases

From fraud and conspiracy to booze and big lies, here are the most notable recent cases of attorney misconduct in Rhode Island. 

Economist Says PawSox Leverage Over RI is Overstated

Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello’s (D-Cranston) recent Pawtucket Red Sox talking points make it seem like the state of Massachusetts...

video: GoLocalTV: International Tennis Hall of Fame to Unveil $3 Million Museum Renovations

After years of planning and a $3 million renovation, International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport is preparing to re-open its museum to the public on...

NEW: RIPTA Driver Punched, Providence Police Seek Suspect

A RIPTA bus driver was punched in the face last week -- and Providence Police are looking for the suspect.

Battle Heats Up Over Providence Streetcar Proposal

The proposal for a Providence streetcar proposal will be the subject of two city council meetings this week, and at least council member -- and...

EXCLUSIVE: RI Mob Boss Luigi “Baby Shacks” Manocchio Released From Prison

Luigi Manocchio

Luigi Manocchio—often referred to as “Baby Shacks”—the former Rhode Island organized crime boss, was released from a federal prison...

Nguyen: Pay to Play Investigation of Craft Beer Industry Comes to a Head

Even if you are only a casual beer drinker and not a self-identified beer nerd or craft beer attorney like myself, the recent...

Will the SEC Investigate Providence’s Pension Plan?

A look at new developments with the Providence pension fund by financial analyst and GoLocalMindsetter Michael Riley, who last week revealed the city...

Riley: Leaders Silent on “Enron-esque” Providence Pension Debacle

A recent article by Jane Fusco at GoLocal.Prov was aptly titled ‘ City Council, Unions not concerned about $62 million missing from Providence Pension Fund....

Guest MINDSETTER™ Steven Artigas – Skeffington’s Secrets

James Skeffington, a principal in the consortium hoping to build a new Pawsox stadium in Providence, has refused to divulge key financial information to the...

Guest MINDSETTER™ Michael Fine: A Different Way to Spend $4 Million A Year For 30 Years

Say, just for the sake of argument, that we decided to spend $4 million a year on Neighborhood Health Stations instead of a new minor league...

What Will Fix RI’s Business Climate?

Rhode Island recently made a jump three spots -- and out of the bottom ten -- in CEO Magazine's Business annual business rankings, unemployment...

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

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

Hernandez Indicted for Shooting Witness in the Face

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is facing more trouble. 

NEW: RI Gas Prices Rise 4 Cents From Last Week

Gas prices in Rhode Island have gone up four cents from last week, according to AAA Northeast.

Job Creation Proposal and a New State Pier in Newport: This Week at the State House

Speaker of the House Nicholas A. Mattiello

Plenty of action this week at the general assembly including a job creation proposal, a new state pier at Fort Adams and a sex assualt...

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