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Guest MINDSETTER™ Heather Tow-Yick: Investing in Public Education—With this election season behind us, I congratulate…

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Jones, Bunbury Carry Revolution To Crucial Road Win—Jermaine Jones and Teal Bunbury collected a goal…

Patriots Have The Wright Stuff—Shut Down Detroit 34-9—The New England Patriots got two touchdowns from…

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URI Upsets #21 Nebraska, Win 66-62 At The Ryan Center- 5 Takeaways—The Rams knock off #21 Nebraska in OT…

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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 ...

Exclusive Poll: Is Senator Whitehouse’s Lead Enough?

Senator Sheldon Whitehouse holds a commanding lead over Republican challenger Barry Hinckley, but the state’s junior Senator still shows some signs of vulnerability,...

Which Cities And Towns Get The Most State Aid?

The state will offer cities and towns more than $660 million in aid during the 2012 fiscal year, with nearly one-third of the money going to the...

BREAKING: Chafee Calls for Funding Higher Education for Illegals

In a Sunday afternoon statement issued at 4 pm, Governor Lincoln Chafee calls of the Board of Governors for Higher Education to approve funding for illegal...

Tom Sgouros: Why is Greece like Central Falls?

GoLocalProv MINDSETTER™ Tom Sgouros looks at parallels between the Greece and Central Falls. Will an entire country go bankrupt?

Guest MINDSETTER™: Teach For America Helps Low Income Children

As a Rhode Island teacher and Teach For America alumna, I know firsthand the impact a teacher can have in their first and second year...

NEW: RI Lottery Player Wins $1 Million

One lucky Rhode Island Lottery player became a millionaire this weekend.

Exclusive Poll: Two-Thirds Of Voters Don’t Trust Pols With Pension Reform

As lawmakers continue to search for solutions to the state’s pension problems, the majority of registered voters say they have little faith in...

Exclusive Poll: RI Voters Grade Public Schools

Registered Rhode Island voters continue to consider education a priority, but only 43 percent say they believe K-12 public schools are headed in the right track,...

NEW: Central Falls Receiver Fires Police Chief

Central Falls state-appointed receiver Robert Flanders has eliminated the position of Police Chief, Prosecution Clerk at the Police Department and the Deputy City Clerk in...

NEW: Top RI Mob Leaders Arrested

Four alleged members and associates of the New England La Cosa Nostra (LCN), including an alleged Rhode Island leader, have been arrested and charged in...

NEW: Flood Watch for RI from National Weather Service

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Bristol, Eastern Kent, Newport, Northwest Providence, Southeast Providence, Washington, and Western Kent counties. The watch...

Exclusive Poll: RI Weighs In On Statewide Elected Officials

Nearly half of registered voters in Rhode Island have an unfavorable view of Governor Chafee, an exclusive GoLocalProv poll has found. At 47 percent, the Governor...

BREAKING: Fourth State Legislator Has Criminal Background

GoLocalProv finds that State Rep. Dan Gordon isn't the only General Assembly member with an extensive criminal history.

Aaron Regunberg: The Downside To Teach For America

Aaron Regunberg says that if you want convince policy makers that the Teach For America model is part of the solution, then it damn well...

Senator James Doyle: Stop Cuts To The Developmentally Disabled

In these extremely difficult economic times, we should not be hurting those who are most in need.

NEW: Senator Whitehouse Defends Pell Grants

Today U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse introduced a resolution defending the Pell Grant program against attempted cuts proposed by House Republicans. The Pell Grant program,...

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