The town of Johnston is overhauling its retirement system for police and fire, in a move that is expected to save the townRead More
Should a 100-year storm hit Rhode Island, the communities at the greatest risk for severe flooding—and most vulnerable to it—are Warwick, Providence, Cranston, and Newport, according to data from the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency.
Providence Mayor Angel Taveras yesterday announced nearly 30 appointments to city boards and commissions. He also named anRead More
Former Providence police detective Joseph Colanduano has been sentenced to 20 years in prison with eight to serve afterRead More
Governor Lincoln Chafee has appointed Regina Marie Costa Gibb as Child Advocate for the State of Rhode Island.
The case of an “illegal” marina that has continued to operate with impunity is calling into question the effectiveness ofRead More
A 1998 federal law could create problems for the state, if the General Assembly passes a bill that would allow illegalRead More
Governor Lincoln Chafee this afternoon announced he had made ten appointments to the Board of Governors for HigherRead More
In light of the fiscal crisis in Central Falls, House Speaker Gordon Fox has appointed a special commission to review andRead More
A state senator is calling for an end to one of the better perks of serving in the General Assembly—getting health careRead More
Governor Lincoln Chafee has announced that he will be visiting Houston, Texas which his office said he is viewing as aRead More