Governor Lincoln Chafee has chosen Paula M. McNamara as a member of the Rhode Island State Investment Commission (SIC).
Should a 100-year storm hit Rhode Island, the communities at the greatest risk for severe flooding—and most vulnerable to it—are Warwick, Providence, Cranston, and Newport, according to data from the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency.
Governor Lincoln Chafee announced today that he is blocking the opening of three medical marijuana compassion centersRead More
The death of Osama bin Laden at the hands US special Ops brought many Americans out in celebration in New York City andRead More
A number of Rhode Islanders lost their lives on 9/11. GoLocalProv has short profiles of each.
Members of Rhode Island’s Congressional delegation this morning are weighing in on the killing and capture of Osama binRead More
House Speaker Gordon Fox lost a number of supporters last week when he announced his support for civil unions, but inRead More
An astounding 14 percent of Brown University seniors graduating later this month applied to the Teach For America (TFA)Read More
Congressman David Cicilline issued a statement early this morning saying he joined with other Americans in “celebrating”Read More
The annual financial disclosure reports filed with the state Ethics Commission offer a glimpse into just how well off someRead More
Brown University President Ruth J. Simmons announced today that she will postpone her recommendations to the BrownRead More