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RI’s Best Upscale Pizza Places—We begin our two-week look at Rhode Island's…

Child Death Resulting from Staphylococcus Aureus Sepsis Associated with Enteroviral Infection—The Rhode Island Department of Health has confirmed…

Providence Ranked Worst City for People with Disabilities—Providence was ranked the worst city for people…

NEW: Three RI Schools Named National Blue Ribbon Schools—The U.S. Department of Education has honored Barrington…

NEW: RI Republican Party Chairman Files Board of Elections Complaint Alleging Finance Violation—Mark Smiley, the Rhode Island Republican Party Chairman,…

It’s All About Education: Chronic Absenteeism’s Effect on Learning—One of the biggest challenges in our schools…

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NEW: Langevin Pushes for Job Creation in Health Care Fields

Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) is encouraging local government officials and Rhode Island’s health care community to apply for workforce grants announced today by...

Providence Releases Plan to Fix Struggling School System

Laying the groundwork for what it calls a “cradle to career” initiative, a committee of local education experts Monday offered Providence Mayor Angel...

BREAKING: ProCAP Board Members Fired; Mayor Calls for Executive Director to Resign

Citing staggering mismanagement of the Providence Community Action Program, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras today fired three members of the organization’s board of directors...

RIPEC Study: Tax Revenues Falling Dramatically in RI

The Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council (RIPEC) Monday released its annual "How Rhode Island Compares" report, which provides details on how state and local government...

PODCAST: Kitchen Nightmares: Rampant Health Violations on Federal Hill

It is known as the crown jewel of Rhode Island’s restaurant industry, but a review of Department of Health records shows inspectors have...

BREAKING: State Appoints Fiscal Overseer for East Providence

Rhode Island Governor Lincoln D. Chafee announced today that state Department of Revenue (DOR) Director Rosemary Booth Gallogly has appointed Major Stephen M. Bannon, Chief...

Buying Influence in RI: Companies Spent $350k on Lobbyists in October

Pension reform may have held a stranglehold over the discussion at the State House in October, but that didn’t stop dozens of companies...

GoLocal Teams with SeeClickFix: Report Your Town’s Problems

GoLocalTV and SeeClickFix have teamed up to report and help fix problems around Rhode Island. GoLocalProv.com will serve as host to the SeeClickFix platform...

NEW: City Announces Plan to Save Historic Facade

Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and the preservation community today announced a new plan for the Providence National Bank Building façade at 43 Weybosset Street...

NEW: Kilmartin Releases Statement on Death of Julius Michaelson

Attorney General Peter Kilmartin released the following statement regarding the death of former Rhode Island Attorney General Julius Michaelson, died Saturday evening at 89 years old:

NEW: Gas Prices Hold Steady

Gas prices held steady this week, following a three-week trend of price decreases, according to AAA Southern New England.

URI Expert: RI Economy is Dead in the Water

The state is now more than 50 percent likely to fall into a recession during the current fiscal year after economic activity remained flat for the...

PowerPlayer: Common Cause Executive Director John Marion

This week’s PowerPlayer is Common Cause Executive Director John Marion. Mr. Marion was kind enough to chat with GoLocalProv about his quest to...

PODCAST:  Buying Influence in RI: Companies Spent $350k on Lobbyists in October

Pension reform may have held a stranglehold over the discussion at the State House in October, but that didn’t stop dozens of companies...

RI Pols Swimming in Out-of-State Cash

They represent Rhode Island, but the majority of money raised by Rhode Island’s Congressional Delegation comes from outside the state, according to the...

Aaron Regunberg: Time for Brown to Pay its Fair Share in Providence

Right now, the Brown Corporation believes it doesn’t have to worry about community approval. But Aaron Regunberg says it's time to prove...

NEW: City Announces Bank of America Skating Schedule

Providence residents and visitors alike can once again savor the winter tradition of ice skating outside at the Bank of America City Center in Kennedy...

Municipal Leaders: Pension Bill Ignores Cities and Towns

Municipal leaders say they their pleas for help were ignored and now cities and towns will likely have to address local pensions without the help...

NEW: Senator Whitehouse Praises VOW to Hire Heroes Act

U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse released a statement of support Thursday following the Senate’s approval of the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011,

NEW: Cicilline Commemorates Veterans Day

U.S. Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement commemorating Veterans Day.

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