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RI Unemployment Remains at 7.7 % in August—The RI Department of Labor and Training announced…

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Rhode Island’s Best Wineries—As a companion to last week's brewery piece,…

Miriam Hospital To Offer Men’s Cancer Wellness Group—Miriam Hospital will offer two new health programs…

Big Brothers Big Sisters To Present Big Toast—The Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean…

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Chef Walter’s Flavors and Knowledge: Mozzarella in Carrozza—Literally translated into “cheese in a carriage”, this…

RIMA/makeRI Announce Manufacturing Day 2014—The Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International (FMA), the…

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Investigation: State Has Tax Audit Fever

The number of tax audits on businesses and individuals conducted by the state has skyrocketed by more than 15 percent in 2011, the highest number in at...

NEW: New Pension Reform Coalition Formed

Today, a coalition of businesses, trade associations and social service agencies announced the formation of EngageRI--a non-profit organization seeking to help Rhode Islanders take a...

NEW: Cicilline Tours Local Business, Praises American Jobs Act

Congressman David Cicilline and U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Regional Administrator Jeanne Hulit praised two Rhode Island small business owners on their success using...

NEW: Chafee Worked Illegally In Canada

Governor Chafee was fined for working illegally in Canada, the Governor's office has confirmed.

NEW: Brown Poll Shows Mixed Feelings Towards Taveras

A new poll from the Alfred Taubman Center for Public Policy at Brown University revealed today that 48 percent of Providence voters rate Mayor Angel Taveras'...

PODCAST: Investigation: State Has Tax Audit Fever

The number of tax audits on businesses and individuals conducted by the state has skyrocketed by more than 15 percent in 2011, the highest number in at...

NEW: Schools Delayed By Business Seminar Monday

A sold out downtown business seminar will delay the opening of schools by two hours in Providence Monday, the School Department has confirmed.

Julia Steiny: Badly-Rattled Teachers Restore Their Confidence

Julia Steiny shares how one RIC professor's techniques are creating a profession that is more effective and fun for everyone involved.

Providence Will Issue More Than 150,000 Parking Tickets In 2011

The city of Providence will generate more than 150,000 parking tickets this year, with the potential for that number to grow significantly as the city begins...

NEW: City Retirement Board Rescinds Former Fire Chief’s Disability Pension

The Providence Retirement Board today voted to rescind the disability pension awarded to former Fire Chief George S. Farrell.

NEW: URI To Launch New Health Studies Major

U.S. Congressman James Langevin, Lt. Gov. Elizabeth Roberts, and state Sen. V. Susan Sosnowski will join University of Rhode Island President David M Dooley...

video: NEW: Groups Call On Senator Reed To Support Respect for Marriage Act

Marriage Equality Rhode Island (MERI) and Ocean State Action have partnered with two national organizations to urge Rhode Island Senator Jack Reed to sign on...

NEW: DEM Preserves 105 Acres in Burrillville

Rhode Island’s Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has acquired 105 acres of land to add to the state’s 1,748-acre Black Hut Management...

NEW: Whitehouse Campaign Seeks Donations to Combat Tea Party

Ed Pacheco, chairman of the Rhode Island Democratic Party, sent out an e-mail today calling for donations towards Sheldon Whitehouse’s upcoming senate campaign....

BREAKING: Providence School Board Won’t Recognize Teachers Contract

The Providence City Council is likely to approve a new collective bargaining agreement between the city and the teachers union when it meets tonight, but...

NEW: Governor Visiting Charter School In New Haven Today

Governor Chafee will travel to New Haven, Connecticut this afternoon to tour Amistad Academy, a charter middle school operated by Achievement First.

Board Of Governors Unanimously Approves In-State Tuition For Illegal Immigrants

Following hours of testimony on both sides of the issue, the Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education Monday voted unanimously to offer undocumented...

NEW: Jet Runs Off Runway At T.F. Green

A private jet ran off the runway after a surprise landing at T.F. Green Airport this morning, according to Kevin Dillon, president of the...

Report: 42,000 Young People Lived In Poverty In 2010

Nearly one in five children in Rhode Island live below the poverty line, according to data released the US Census Bureau. The report shows that...

NEW: ACLU Calls Civil Unions Bill “A Bust”

The Rhode Island ACLU issued a report today calling the state’s civil union bill “a bust.” The report, which highlights a ...

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