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Dec 6 2022

$1.44M given to agency to run homeless program, then state evicts them – Richard Asinof

Despite a crisis in homelessness and a desperate need for expanded mental health services, the state evicts a community agency ...

Dec 4 2022

In the Arena – Justice Stephen Erickson

Each week Joe Paolino, Jr. interviews leaders in Rhode Island. This week he talks with retired Justice Stephen Erickson. Erickson ...

Nov 26 2022

For the love of your pet – Pet First Aid, CPR, Disaster Response classes

A Pet CPR & 1st Aid + Disaster Response will be held on Tuesday, November 29th from 6 - 9:30 PM at ...

Nov 22 2022

Women leaders in healthcare – Richard Asinof

by Richard Asinof, ConvergenceRI, contributing writer [Editor’s Note: The original headline for this story is "Women get shit down" and ...

Nov 20 2022

In the Arena – Dr. Rishi Lulla , Hasbro Children’s Hospital, pediatric healthcare crisis

Each week Joe Paolino, Jr interviews leaders and authorities in Rhode Island. This week he talks with Dr. Rishi Lulla, ...

Nov 20 2022

Westerly Hospital Wednesday Wellness series returns – in-person or virtual

After a hiatus due to the pandemic, Westerly Hospital’s popular Wednesday Wellness series is making a comeback. Caregivers are excited ...

Nov 18 2022

Outdoors in RI: URI finds new toxins in algae blooms in freshwater lakes, rivers

URI Pharmacy study seeks to identify new toxins in algal blooms Assistant Professor Matthew Bertin’s study funded by $400,000 federal ...

Nov 18 2022

Update: Homeless at the RI State House

This morning it is 32 degrees. A few weeks ago a demonstration at the RI State House showed what a ...

Nov 18 2022

Tridemic now a Quademic – RI Health officials respond to hospital ER crisis

Hospital and State Leaders Call on Rhode Islanders to Seek Medical Care in the Right Place  New healthcare staffing regulation ...

Nov 17 2022

RI Veterans: Did you know? (Thanksgiving, healthcare…) 17-11-22 – John A. Cianci

by John A. Cianci, contributing writer, veterans issues Let's start off with a question from one of our readers. Veterans ...