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Guest Mindsetter: Central Falls Students Can Achieve Their GOALS

Project GOAL President and Co-Founder Peter A. Whealton celebrates with Edward Gonzalez, of Central Falls, at his graduation from Providence Country Day, along with Co-Founder Darius Shirzadi.

I want to applaud Superintendent Dr. Frances Gallo, her staff and the teachers of Calcutt Middle and Central Falls High Schools for the tremendous progress...

The Highest Taxed Communities for 2014

The highest taxed communities in Rhode Island are among the poorest cities and towns—the ones that can least afford it, new state data...

slides: See the List - The Highest Taxed Communities in RI

Find out how the tax burden in your community compares with others around the state.

NEW: Rhode Island Unemployment Rate Increases

The RI Department of Labor and Training announced today that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for September and October 2013 increased to 9.2 percent,...

NEW: Providence Voters Pessimistic on Economy

Brown University released a public opinion survey today that reveals that most voters have a bleak view of the Providence economy. However, an increasing number...

PODCAST: The Highest Taxed Communities for 2014

The highest taxed communities in Rhode Island are among the poorest cities and towns-the ones that can least afford a heavy property tax burden, new...

How To Secure Financial Aid and Scholarships For Your College Education

The state of the economy has hit the pockets of many Americans. Due to the current economic climate and the cost of a college education...

slides: NEW: Providence Has the 2nd Most Attractive People in US

Providence; you're beautiful. According Travel + Leisure's "America's Most and Least Attractive People", Providence has the #2 most attractive inhabitants in 35 cities across the...

RI Experts on the Biggest Challenges Facing Public Education

This Friday, education experts, along with leaders in the public and nonprofit sectors, will convene at the Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership at Bryant University...

slides: Leaders’ Top 3 Education Issues in Rhode Island

This Friday, national and state education stakeholders will gather in Rhode Island to discuss what is being called the civil rights issue of the 21st...

PODCAST: RI Experts on Biggest Challenges Facing Public Education

This Friday, education experts, along with leaders in the public and nonprofit sectors will convene at the Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership at Bryant University...

Julia Steiny: What Is International Restorative Justice Week?

Internationally, the Restorative Justice community set aside November 17-24 to celebrate the power of Restoration. Of the many sites offering resources on this topic, I...

Cities and Towns with the Most Registered Sex Offenders in RI

According to the Rhode Island Sex Offender Community Notification Unit, there are currently over 500 registered sex offenders living in the state of Rhode Island --...

slides: Which RI Communities Have the Most Registered Sex Offenders?

Information on the state's registered sex offenders can be found on Rhode Island's Sex Offender Community Notification Unit "offender listings, " which provide...

RI Correctional Officer Union Calls For Parole Board Resignations

The Rhode Island Brotherhood of Correctional Officers has denounced the state Parole Board's decision to release "Thrill Killer" Alfred Brissette. The union has also...

NEW: RI Senator To Re-Introduce Murder Parole Bill For 2014

Rhode Island State Senator Leonidas P. Raptakis has pre-filed legislation for 2014 that would require individuals convicted of first or second degree murder, who have not...

PODCAST: RI Cities+ Towns with the Most Registered Sex Offenders

According to the Rhode Island Sex Offender Community Notification Unit, there are currently over 500 registered sex offenders living in the state of Rhode Island --...

Rhode Island’s Highest Paid Mayors and Managers

In 2012, sixteen municipal chief executives -- mayors, town managers, and administrators -- made six figures or more in salary, as did over a half dozen...

RI PowerPlayer: Leah Williams Metts

PowerPlayer Leah Williams Metts

Each week, GoLocal shines the spotlight on one individual who is making an impact on Rhode Island.  This week, GoLocal sat down with community...

NEW: Explosions Rock Richmond St. In Providence

Two buildings, including 300 Richmond Street, were evacuated this morning after a series of underground explosions occured in the vicinity.  Police have blocked off the...

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