An independent third party review of the system for awarding disability pensions to public safety employees has been askedRead More
State agencies spent nearly $1.5 million on outside legal counsel last year, but the bulk of the work went to just a handful of law firms, according to state data obtained from the Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity.
Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare is saying the Providence police union's plan to find $6 million inRead More
Assistant chiefs and other senior officers in the Providence Fire Department are trying to form their own union in anRead More
U.S. Senator Jack Reed announced this week that Rhode Island will receive more than $25 million through several federalRead More
According to FEMA, here is whaqt to do and not to do in case of a tornado.
A severe thunderstorm and tornado watch are still in effective for Providence and Kent Counties until 8 p.m. today.
Superintendent Frances Gallo is claiming that former Principal Elizabeth Legault never actually had an approved employmentRead More
The Providence police union has come up with an alternative to laying off 60 to 80 officers that entails a combination ofRead More
The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold its first hearing on a civil unions bill this Thursday.
A second union in the Central Falls School District has held a vote of no confidence in Superintendent Frances Gallo andRead More
Rhode Island is the 8th-highest spending state in the country when it comes to public education, according to a reportRead More