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Herb Weiss: Mistaken Identity Can Be Hazardous to Your Business—Eastside customers of The Camera Werks, a long-time…

10 Dishes That Show Providence’s Love of Bacon—Early man would be nothing without the invention…

5 Live Music Musts - October 24, 2014—“5 Live Music Musts” features rock and roll,…

Tom Finneran: I’m Joe Citizen and I Disapprove These Messages—We’re less than two weeks away from Election…

The Scoop: Fung Releases New Television Ad, Smith Blasts Paiva-Weed, and More—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

RI Emergency Rooms: How Long You Have to Wait—Find out how long you have to wait…

Providence Sky Chiefs Press Conference (REPLAY)—Replay of Thursday's Sky Chiefs Press Conference

Former Friar Bryce Cotton Released by Spurs—Former Friar Bryce Cotton released by Spurs

NEW: Cianci Announces Plan to Reform Providence Schools—Independent candidate for Mayor Vincent A. Cianci, Jr…

Carol Anne Costa: Monica Lewinsky, Patient Zero—Monica Lewinsky has gone viral, started tweeting, and…

 
 
 

Redistricting Ruined by Rhode Island Politics

The redistricting process is supposed to consider several factors, but critics say politics is getting in the way.

NEW: Flags at Half-Staff Sunday

To honor the memory of U.S. Army Specialist Christopher Luis Mendonca, a Rhode Island native who died Sunday, December 4, 2011, following an automobile accident near...

Union Leader Rips Gist on Teacher Comments

After several teachers raised concerns about comments state Education Commissioner Deborah Gist made during a Board of Regents meeting in October, a top union official...

Guest MINDSETTER™ Chace Baptista: Achievement First is a Lifeboat

An education reformer argues that Providence's public school system is like the Titanic and ignoring that reality and the impact that it is having...

NEW: Council to Meet on Achievement First Monday

The Providence City Council Education Subcommittee will meet Monday, December 12, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. at Providence City Hall, Third Floor to review a draft report on...

NEW: AG Rips Senate Republicans

Attorney General Peter Kilmartin expressed dismay at the Senate Republicans blocking the nomination of Richard Cordray as Director of the Federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ...

PODCAST: Redistricting Ruined by Rhode Island Politics

In states like California and Arizona, redistricting is done by a completely non-political committee selected on a non-partisan basis. That is not the case in...

INVESTIGATION: Government Worker Injuries Skyrocket

Local and state government workers in Rhode Island claim far more injuries and illnesses than their counterparts in the private sector, according to new data...

Full Review of Providence Loan Program Coming

The government agency that oversees the funds awarded to the Providence loan program that has come under scrutiny in recent months says it will begin...

NEW: Reed Introduces Bill to Restore Energy Funding

U.S. Senators Jack Reed (D-RI) Wednesday introduced bipartisan legislation to restore funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

NEW: Reed Says Republican Stonewalling Leaves Consumers Vulnerable

After Senate Republicans killed a vote on the nomination of former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), U...

NEW: Cicilline Web Platform for Sharing Stories, Extending Unemployment Benefits

On December 31 more than two million Americans will lose the unemployment insurance supporting them as they seek new jobs.

Julia Steiny: Stop Kicking Kids Out of School

Julia Steiny says America, the land that takes great pride in its history of inclusiveness and tolerance, has zero tolerance for disruptive, rude or misbehaving...

PODCAST: INVESTIGATION: Government Worker Injuries Skyrocket

Local and state government workers in Rhode Island claim injuries and illnesses at a far higher rate than their counterparts in the private sector, according...

NEW: Reed Says Congress Should Skip Holiday to Keep Working

U.S. Senator Jack Reed is calling on Congressional leaders to scrap plans to adjourn for the holidays unless Congress finishes important work on funding...

NEW: Ed Reformers Blast Oppostion

Democrats for Education Reform (DFER) released a statement today challenging the credibility of the group behind a website aimed at distributing propaganda regarding the proposed...

EXCLUSIVE Interview: Mayor Taveras Dishes on First Year in Office

In a wide-ranging interview with GoLocalProv, Mayor Taveras broke down both the successes and failures of his first year as Mayor and offered his vision...

“Holiday” Tree Lighting Crashed by Carolers

Last night's tree lighting at the statehouse was no "silent night," as dozens of carolers drowned out the ceremony with their rendition of "O...

NEW: Six RI Vets Honored 70 Years After Pearl Harbor

Six Rhode Islanders will be honored today at a State House ceremony commemorating the 70th anniversary of a “date that will live in infamy....

NEW: AG Wants No Robocalls to Cell Phones

Attorney General Peter Kilmartin has joined his fellow attorneys general in asking Congress to oppose legislation targeting consumers’ telephone privacy.

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