A Senate commission released a report yesterday warning that the rates for health care at hospitals vary widely amongRead More
What's the best community in Rhode Island? What is the best place in Rhode Island to live, whether you're a young single, a starting family, or empty-nesters? What city or town combines affordability, safety, schools, arts, culture and recreation and nightlife in the very best balance? GoLocalProv's 4th Annual Rhode Island's Best Communities takes a close, analytical look at all 39 cities and towns in the state to come up with that very answer. After more than 100 hours of analyzing thousands of data points, we have the answer for 2013.
A new report warns that the state retirement system could be making errors on its financial statements—without stopping,Read More
Governor Lincoln Chafee’s budget calls for residents of the Rhode Island Veterans Home in Bristol to pay all of their netRead More
The City of Providence is offering a $5,000 payment to any public school teacher who agrees to retire early—in the hope ofRead More
The Senate Judiciary Committee held hearings today on the divisive issue of illegal immigration.
Attorney General Peter Kilmartin Tuesday announced legislation that would bar the most violent offenders from beingRead More
Governor Lincoln Chafee has submitted three nominees for the New England Fishery Management Council (NEFMC).
The Rhode Island ACLU is warning that a new ordinance requiring lobbyists to register with City Hall could have a chillingRead More