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The Scoop: R.I. Society of Certified Public Accountants Endorses Almonte—Welcome back to The Scoop, the 4 p.m.…

East Bay Center Event To Honor Dr. Michael Fine and Barrington Police Chief—The East Bay Center will host its inaugural…

Smith Hill CDC and Sojourner House Open Housing for Domestic Violence Victims—Smith Hill Community Development Corporation (CDC) and Sojourner…

The Scoop: Fung Poll Shows Dead Heat With Raimondo—Welcome back to the Scoop! This is a…

BBB Warns Consumers of Online Retailer, shopZoey.com—Better Business Bureau is warning consumers about shopZoey.com,…

Russell Moore: Buddy Still Favorite in Mayoral Bid—In the aftermath of Jorge Elorza's dramatic upset…

LISTEN: Election 2014: Candidates’ Strengths and Weaknesses—Who has what it takes to win this…

Smart Benefits: Are Double-Digit Premium Increases a Thing of the Past?—A new study on employer health benefits from…

College Admissions: Which New England Grads Make 6 Figures?—As more attention from the federal government focuses…

National Land Conservation Conference to be Held in Providence—The National Land Conservation Conference, will be held…

 
 
 

RI Loses Thousands of Students Each Year

Rhode Island is losing more than 3,000 school-aged children a year, a trend that could dramatically reshape the state educational landscape for years to come, education...

NEW: Newport Senators Call for End to ‘Tourism Tax’

The two state senators representing Newport are calling for the elimination of the new sales tax imposed on scenic tours and transportation services, saying the...

Toll Wars: CT Lawmaker Blasts RI Proposal

A Connecticut lawmaker took to the local airwaves to criticize Rhode Island’s proposal to build toll booths near the state’s border...

Tea Party Groups Condemn ‘Union Thuggery’

A group of Tea Party-affiliated groups is joining the rising chorus of voices on the Right that are condemning a recent alleged incident of harassment...

Providence School Board Votes To Support Proposed Mayoral Academy

The Providence School Board unanimously voted to approve a resolution supporting the proposed Mayoral Academies for Providence and Cranston students Monday evening.

NEW: Gawker Ranks RI 28th Worst State

In a new feature called the Worst 50 States in America, Gawker ranks Rhode Island as the 28th Worst State, noting that “the barely-there baby...

Breaking The Bank: Which City And Towns Pay The Most?

A GoLocalProv review of municipal finances shows wide discrepancies in the salaries of top officials in cities and towns across the state, with some areas...

Maryellen Butke, MINDSETTER™ - Why We Need Achievement First

There has been a lot of debate over the last few weeks on the level of community support for the Achievement First Mayoral Academy. What...

RIPTA Battle Continues: Will Services Be Cut?

Advocates protesting against cuts to public transportation plan to rally again this afternoon outside of RITPA Headquarters during a board meeting for the organization as...

Cicilline Still Cashing In With High-End Donors

Despite all the negative attention directed his way since taking office in January, Congressman David Cicilline has maintained support among his large stable of top-level...

NEW: Funeral Arrangements Announced For Councilman Miguel Luna

A wake for Providence City Councilman Miguel C. Luna will be held on Sunday, August 21, from 6PM to 9PM at Bell Funeral Home, 571 Broad Street,...

The Secret Perks Of RI’s Town Councils

A GoLocalProv survey of City and Town Councils throughout the state shows some local elected officials are benefiting from perks such as expense accounts and...

GoLocal Editorial: Miguel Luna - a Man for the People

For nearly ten years Miguel Luna was an extraordinary member of the Providence City Council. He was the man that those in need could count...

Education Leaders Respond To Chafee

Education reformers are renewing their effort to bring the Achievement First charter management organization to the state to open a Mayoral Academy that would serve...

BREAKING: Councilman Miguel Luna Dies

Providence City Councilman Miguel Luna died Thursday, more than a week after suffering a massive heart attack.

NEW: Congressman Cicilline Pushes For Full Amtrak Funds

Congressmen David Cicilline has joined several members of Congress representing districts in the Northeast region in writing to U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood to...

Governor’s Staff Makes Millions

Governor Lincoln Chafee has not made the substantial cuts in the staff budget for his office that he promised he would immediately before taking office...

State Pension Solutions Unveiled

A possible major fix to the state pension system emerged yesterday in the latest meeting of the Pension Advisory Group, which is vetting reform ideas...

The Highest Paid Mayors and Managers

Nearly half of the town managers and other top executives in Rhode Island cities and towns are pulling in six-figure salaries—and the highest...

Laffey Blasts Raimondo on Pension Reform

Steve Laffey blistered General Treasurer Gina Raimondo for not being aggressive enough in tackling the pension crisis in the state in an interview with GoLocalProv...

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