Welcome! Login | Register
 

Gina Raimond(i) Said “I” 38 Times in Her State of the State Speech, 10x More Than Trump—Gina Raimond(i) Said “I” 38 Times in Her…

PHOTO: Brady Attends Son’s Hockey Tournament Day Before AFC Championship—PHOTO: Brady Attends Son's Hockey Tournament Day Before…

PHOTOS: Thousands Rally in RI While Hundreds of Thousands Rally in DC to “Preserve Rights”—PHOTOS: Thousands Rally in RI and Hundreds of…

What to Watch For: Steelers vs Patriots - AFC Championship—What to Watch For: Steelers vs Patriots -…

12 Turnovers Costs PC Against #1 Villanova, Friars Fall 78-68—12 Turnovers Costs PC Against #1 Villanova, Friars…

Iverson’s Double-Double Leads URI Past Duquesne 90-69—Iverson's Double-Double Leads URI Past Duquesne 90-69

“The Sunday Political Brunch”—January 22, 2017—“The Sunday Political Brunch” -- January 22, 2017

Fit For Life: Germophobia & Etiquette in the Gym—Fit For Life: Germophobia & Etiquette in the…

ABC6’s Caught in Providence: Red Light Camera—ABC6’s Caught in Providence: Red Light Camera

Narragansett Beer Distances Itself From Lovecraft’s Racist Views—Narragansett Beer Distances Itself From Lovecraft's Racist Views

 
 
 

SUNDAY WEATHER UPDATE: Snow Tapering in RI, Biting Winds

Snow will taper off this afternoon in Rhode Island... which means it's time to dig out the cars again. What's in store this next weekend, though? Photo: Megan Rossi

Windblown, fluffy snow will continue to wind down across New England this afternoon, pulling slowly away from west to east across Eastern Massachusetts. As of...

Report: RI Teacher Absenteeism Worst in America

A new report by US Department of Education says more than half of RI teachers miss more than 10 days in a school year.

Five months after a GoLocalProv review of attendance records showed that one out of every five teachers in Providence missed at least 20 days of school...

WEATHER UPDATE: Weekend Storm Bringing 3-6 Inches of Snow to RI

More snow is on the way this weekend... are you ready? Photo: Lydia Walshin.

After a couple of mild days with lots of melting of the snow from last weekend’s epic snowstorm, winter is returning to Rhode...

RI State Report: Bad News for Moreau, Plastic Bags and Sales Taxes

This week’s State Report centers around the sentencing of a former Central Falls Mayor found guilty of corruption and the potential elimination of plastic bags and the state's sales tax.

This week's State Report centers on two stories sure to interest the average Rhode Islander. First, Rep. Jan Malik is calling for an end...

Coming Tuesday: The Most and Least Diverse High Schools In RI

What are Rhode Island's most--and least--diverse high schools? GoLocal's new ranking, which will be be released on Tuesday, February 19th has the answer.

Is Providence Doing Enough to Improve Student Performance?

Stagnant NECAP test scores are just one part of the picture in the Capital City.

Over the past five years, the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) has increased its emphasis on improving test scores in the annual New England...

NEW: Weekend Storm Intensifying, Could Bring More Snow To RI

Ready for more snow, Rhode Island? It's on the way with a weekend storm.

What's up with the potential weekend storm? Snow, and maybe several inches of it. The weather forecasting models waffled most of this week over...

NEW: Former Chariho HS Coach Gets Five Years for Child Porn

Glen Matteson must serve 60 months in federal prison following arrest last February.

A former Chariho High School assistant soccer coach has just been sentenced to federal prison on child pornography charges. Glen Matteson, 52, will serve 60 months behind...

Local Politicians Owe $1.3M in Campaign Fines

Candidates for local and state office have been slammed with over $1.3 million in fines for failing to file campaign finance reports or submitting them late,...

NEW: Chafee’s Top Pick Withdraws From Hunt for New RIEDC Director

William Parsons has declined Governor Lincoln Chafee's request to lead the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation.

Governor Chafee’s plan to fix the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation (RIEDC) just took a major hit as Chafee’s pick...

NEW: RI Stands to Gain From $29M Toyota Settlement

Photo: Flikr/danielctw The state of Rhode Island will receive $510K from a nationwide settlement with Toyota.

The state of Rhode Island is set to receive approximately $510,000 from a nationwide settlement with Toyota Motor Company. According to Rhode Island Attorney General Peter...

No Easy Solution for RI’s Car Excise Tax Problem

A number of proposals to level the car excise tax level for RI drivers are making their way through the General Assembly.

From the moment the state of Rhode Island stopped reimbursing local municipalities for the money they were losing due to a mandated $6,000 auto excise tax...

Julia Steiny:  The Man Who Made Algebra Child’s Play

A young scholar solves an algebraic equation with visual aids.

Dr. Henry Borenson began his career as a math teacher at Stuyvesant High School in New York City. Like Boston Latin, Stuyvesant uses an exam...

LISTEN: Local Pols- Campaign Fines

Candidates for local and state office have been slammed with over $1.3 million in fines for failing to file campaign finance reports or submitting them late,...

Mass vs. RI: Sales Tax Wars

With Massachusetts considering lowering its sales tax, must Rhode Island follow suit to stay competitive?

There’s a war brewing over revenue between Rhode Island and Massachusetts and, no, it has nothing to do with new casinos and/or...

WEATHER UPDATE: Snow Coming Tonight, Storm Outlook For Weekend

We're still working around the snow left from the Blizzard of '13... how much snow will arrive tonight? And this weekend?

We’re still expecting some snow tonight but it may not be all that noticeable once all is said and done.

NEW: Slater Pushes Forward on Effort to ‘Ban the Box’

A move by Representative Scott Slater would eliminate questions about a person's criminal record from job applications.

A news conference was held today at the State House concerning a legislation that would change Rhode Island's hiring policies by limited bias against...

NEW: State’s Bid to Purchase Rocky Point Approved

After a clean-up, the land that used to house Rocky Point may be opened to the public in the fall.

The state of Rhode Island has just purchased the remaining land at Rocky Point in Warwick and plans to develop a new state park seem...

NEW: Providence Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion

Michael Brier admitted this week that he under-reported $1.1 million of income and violated a federal court order.

A Providence business owner has pled guilty to underreporting over a million dollars in income and violating a federal court order that had permanently barred...

NEW: Common Cause Renews Push for General Assembly Oversight

Common Cause is renewing its call to restore the Ethics Commissions' oversight powers over the General Assembly.

After a 2009 Rhode Island Supreme Court decision stripped the Ethics Commission’s jurisdiction over the “core legislative acts” of members of the...

Next Page

X

Stay Connected — Free
Daily Email
 
:!