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Rob Horowitz: Obama’s Immigration Executive Order; Good Policy and Good Politics—President Obama’s carefully calibrated, but still truly impacting…

Riley: RhodeMap RI is Deeply Flawed—How do Central Planners plan when they have…

Guest MINDSETTER™ Larry Girouard: RhodeMap RI, A Wrong Turn for RI—The Rhode Island brand continues to be mired…

Sec. of State Mollis to Light RI State House Christmas Tree—Governor Lincoln Chafee announced that Secretary of State…

PODCAST: Opponents Blast Tax Breaks for 195 Dormitory Deal—A week following 195 Commission's announcement of its…

Saul Kaplan: Thankful Innovation Junkie—I love Thanksgiving. It’s my favorite holiday. What’s…

Brown Bears Drop 89-68 Decision To Illinois, Lose 4th Straight—Brown loses fourth straight game, 89-68 to Illinois.

West Elmwood Intruders Eyeing National Title Game, New Life Experience—West Elmwood Intruders are a win away from…

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Providence Special Election Today: Who will Win Ward 9?

One Democrat and one Republican will square off to represent Providence’s ninth ward on the City Council in a special election today.

PODCAST: City Withheld Key Information on T.F. Green Expansion

Picture this. A contactor comes into a person’s home and tells him he’s going to be making repairs to the home....

EXCLUSIVE: Providence Budget Still Faces Crushing Deficit

Nearly halfway into the fiscal year, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras has yet to achieve his goal of balancing the city budget. Key cost-cutting initiatives either...

NEW: Sen. Tassoni Wants Johnston Landfill Odor Addressed

Sen. John J. Tassoni Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Smithfield, North Smithfield) is calling on the governor and officials at the Department of Environmental Management to take immediate...

NEW: Whitehouse Wants Seniors to Take Advantage of Medicare Open Enrollment

U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse has prepared a special web page with resources for Rhode Islanders on Medicare who are making decisions about their coverage...

NEW: Groups Rally in Opposition of Proposed Mayoral Academy

A coalition of Providence parent organizations, neighborhood associations, student and community organizing groups, public officials and private-sector unions announced their opposition today to the establishment...

NEW: Gas Prices Down Five Cents

The downward trend in gasoline prices in Rhode Island continues, according to AAA Southern New England.

Guest MINDSETTER™ Dan Lawlor: Time to Support Gay Marriage

Guest MINDSETTER™ Dan Lawlor argues that now is the time to bring same-sex marriage to Rhode Island.

NEW: Gas Prices Down Five Cents

Gas prices in Rhode Island fell five cents this week, continuing a recent downward trend, according to AAA Southern New England.

PODCAST: EXCLUSIVE: Providence Budget Still Faces Crushing Deficit

Nearly halfway into the fiscal year, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras has yet to achieve his goal of balancing the city budget, new data uncovered by...

Obesity Taxes in the U.S.: Will RI Follow Suit?

A new Tax Foundation study finds that while enacting "obesity taxes" will have little impact on obesity rates and health outcomes

BREAKING: McKay Resigns As GOP Chair

GoLocalProv has learned Ken McKay has resigned as the chairman of the Rhode Island GOP.

Warwick Facing Pension Meltdown

A GoLocalProv review shows Warwick is facing a pension disaster if significant reforms aren't made.

NEW: Cicilline Praises “Small Business Saturday”

As Americans prepare for the busiest days of the holiday shopping season, U.S. Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) today encouraged Rhode Islanders to support the...

BREAKING: Acting ProCAP Director Fires COO

Less than 48 hours after being appointed interim Executive Director of the Providence Community Action Program (ProCAP), Frank Shea has terminated the organization’s Chief...

PACs & Political Parties Owe Tens of Thousands

Nearly three dozen Political Action Committees (PACs) and groups representing political parties owe the state more than $40,000 in campaign finances fines, a GoLocalProv review shows.

NEW: Senator Reed Touts “Small Business Saturday”

In an effort to help boost Rhode Island’s economy, U.S. Senator Jack Reed is urging consumers to shop at their favorite local,...

Executive Director Suspended: What Next in ProCAP Scandal?

In an emergency meeting held Wednesday evening, the board of directors for the Providence Community Action Program (ProCAP) voted to suspend the organization’s...

Julia Steiny: Children Learn Social Skills at Thanksgiving

Julia Steiny shares a personal tale on what she has learned from family Thanksgiving dinners over the years.

Doherty Rips Cicilline for “Threatening” Defense Jobs

Republican Congressional candidate Brendan Doherty on Wednesday called on Rhode Island’s Congressional Delegation to set an example for fellow Washington insiders by putting...

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