In the 2011 session the General Assembly took on some big issues an passed on others. They passed a controversal budget,Read More
The recent shooting Tuesday night at Chad Brown which saw five people taken to the hospital is said to be the latest in the feud between gangs with the housing project and the Mt. Hope neighborhood on the East Side of Providence.
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Several City Councilman say it is difficult to justify such a general severance package given the city's fiscal crisis.Read More
The rocky relationship between the Providence School Committee and Mayor Angel Taveras took another turn Friday as theRead More
One of the most controversial bills of the session never made it out of commitee in the House.
Providence’s public safety unions overwhelmingly voted to approve new contracts that will avert any layoffs for theRead More
Governor Chafee will sign into law the 2012 fiscal year budget at a 1:45 press conference Thursday.
Listen to GoLocal Prov's Tracey Minkin discuss the binding arbitration battle on WHJJ's Helen Glover show.
The Rhode Island House last night passed a law making failure to wear a seatbelt a primary offense.
With the clock ticking toward the possible extension of binding arbitration to teacher contracts, members of prominentRead More
The state Senate has voted 21 to 16 to approve civil unions for gay couples.