Mayor Angel Taveras today signed an executive order that closes the corporate tax loophole that allows foreclosing banksRead More
The recently ousted Executive Director of the John Hope Settlement House has alleged that Board President Representative Anastasia Williams had used the house for political purposes, without compensating the organization.
Former Vermont Governor and Democratic Presidential candidate Howard Dean will speak at a statewide political boot campRead More
The Coalition of Essential Schools named Elizabeth Jardine its new National Director and moved its offices to SouthRead More
Praising the state for improving its test scores but noting that it still trails New England and much of the country, U.S.Read More
Julia Steiny says good teachers will happily work together to meet district, state and national goals. But constantlyRead More
Today U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse joined President Barack Obama at a press conference to urge support for legislationRead More
For the first time in the history of the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), sometimes called “TheRead More
In an effort to collect over $1 million in unpaid campaign finance fines, the state Board of Elections has filed suitRead More
Public transit is great. But more public transit for people who don't really need it is not.
Mayor Angel Taveras' supporters will be greeted by Occupy Providence protesters tonight at a fundraiser at Jackie'sRead More
It’s being billed as the most important piece of legislation they’ll ever vote on, but some state lawmakers say they’reRead More