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Riley: Providence Pension Scam is Unraveling—The Providence pension scam is unraveling.

Job Corner: One Simple Shift to Improve Your Communication—A client who works in state government was…

Horowitz: Clinton Foundation Cash & Email Problems Creates Opening for Dem Challengers—The saturation media coverage of the potential nexus…

NAACP Providence Branch to Host 102nd Annual Freedom Fund Breakfast this Saturday—NAACP Providence Branch to Host 102nd Annual Freedom…

Operation Stand Down RI Officially Opens Newport Office—Operation Stand Down Rhode Island will officially open…

Guest MINDSETTER™ Dr. Mazze - Asking the Right Questions Now on PawSox—Dr. Mazze - Asking the Right Questions Now…

Secrets and Scandals - Reforming Rhode Island 1986-2006, Chapter Eight—Between 1986 and 2006, Rhode Island ran a…

NEW: 57% of RI Voters Support Marijuana Legalization, According to Poll—A record-high 57% of Rhode Island voters support…

Moore: Call on Mattiello to Pass Ethics Bill—Moore: Call on Mattiello to Pass Ethics Bill

Personal Tech for Women: 5 Things You Need To Know About Siren, a New Dating App for Women—A couple weeks ago, we highlighted ways in…

 
 
 

NEW: Coalition Calls for an End to Gender Discrimination in Health Insurance

A wide range of organizations will voice their support to eliminate gender rating as an industry standard in the state’s individual health care...

NEW: Chafee Announces Port of Davisville to Become 7th Largest Auto Importer in North America

Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined with state officials and local business leaders today to announce that the Port of Davisville at Quonset Business Park has...

NEW: Lawmaker Hopes to raise Minimum Wage

Legislation to increase the minimum wage to $7.75 will be heard by the House Committee on Labor when it meets Wednesday, February 29. The hearing will be...

NEW: Charter School Lotteries Take Place in March

Beginning March 1 and continuing throughout the month, 14 of Rhode Island’s charter public school will hold blind lotteries to determine their student body for...

NEW: Spies Leaving Brown

Dick Spies, the powerful face of Brown University and the point person for President Ruth Simmons, is leaving Brown. In a letter to the Brown...

Dan Lawlor: Too Much Party Politics in RI

Dan Lawlor argues that the Rhode Island Democratic Party today is a lot like the New Hampshire Republican Party– home to liberals, moderates, and...

NEW: Sen. Scott Brown Endorses Barry Hinckley

The Barry Hinckley for U.S. Senate campaign today announced that Senator Scott Brown (R-MA) is endorsing Hinckley’s 2012 bid.

NEW: Blazejewski Bill Takes Aim at Tip Theft

Under legislation submitted by Rep. Christopher Blazejewski, restaurant owners and managers will no longer be allowed to demand that servers turn in all or part...

NEW: RISC Backs GOP Appeal in Legislative Grants Case

The Rhode Island Statewide Coalition (RISC) is continuing its legal support for the state’s GOP legislative caucus as it argues an appeal to...

NEW: Investment Banker Pleads Guilty to Running Ponzi Scheme

Martin B. Feibish, 81, of Providence, an independent insurance agent, investment broker, and creator of two investment companies, has signed an agreement filed with the U...

TIAA-CREF Selected as Defined Contribution Plan Vendor

General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today announced that the State Investment Commission unanimously voted to select TIAA-CREF as the vendor to administer Rhode Island's...

NEW: Gas Prices Up 9 Cents

Gasoline prices in Rhode Island are up nine cents this week, the ninth consecutive week of increases, according to AAA Southern New England.

PowerPlayer: Democratic Party Executive Director Stephanie DeSilva

This week’s PowerPlayer is Democratic Party executive director Stephanie DeSilva. Ms. DeSilva was kind enough to chat with GoLocalProv about her role within...

Casino Job Gains May be Short-Lived

Dreaming of a jackpot of casino taxes and jobs, Massachusetts gave a green light to casino gambling late last year and Rhode Islanders are likely...

Dan Lawlor: Stop Blaming Immigrants for Your Problems

Dan Lawlor says frustration is no reason to blame people of different skin for a crisis brought on by wealthy bankers and neglectful regulators, to...

NEW: Mollis Announces 135 Rhode Islanders File to Run for Presidential Delegate

More than 130 Rhode Islanders filed to run for presidential delegate in the state’s April 24 presidential primary by today’s 4 p.m. deadline,...

NEW: Conservative Think Tank Launching Journalism Site

The Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity announced today that it will be creating a journalism division, The Ocean State Current, a new source...

NEW: Senator Reed Raises Concern About High Gas Prices

U.S. Senator Jack Reed is concerned that sharply rising gasoline prices could slow Rhode Island’s economy. Reed has fought for a national...

Guest MINDSETTERS™: Quonset Casino a Bad Bet for Rhode Island

Two State Senators explain why a casino at Quonset is a bad idea for Rhode Island.

Lawmakers Want Serious Discussion About Municipal Regionalization

With the appointment of legislators to a new permanent joint commission and the introduction of legislation, the General Assembly is embarking on an effort to...

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