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Feb 25 2021

Rep. Williams: Why the Portuguese should “step aside” as a Minority Business (MBE) category

Several bills addressing the definition of Minority Business Enterprise have been introduced by House Labor Committee Chair, Rep. Anastasia Williams. ...

Feb 24 2021

Rep. Anastasia Williams tries again to remove Portuguese as minority owned business category

Rep. Anastasia Williams has once again surfaced her bill to remove Portuguese - and only Portuguese - from full list ...

Feb 24 2021

RI House Bill 5309: Eliminating the eviction tool. What this means for our state.

By Emilio DiSpirito, Engel & Völkers, real estate writer, RINewsToday Over the past week, I have been fortunate enough to ...

Feb 21 2021

In The Arena – Joe Paolino, Jr. and Sabina Matos, Prov. City Council President

Each week Joe Paolino, Jr. interviews people of interest on his program, “In The Arena”.  The show airs at 7am ...

Feb 18 2021

Providence residents in 3 zip codes, 65+ – REGISTER NOW for Fri/Sat vaccinations

Mayor Jorge O. Elorza today announced that the City of Providence would immediately begin registering eligible Providence residents ages 65+ ...

Feb 17 2021

“Stop the chaos…” AARP-RI leads demands for vaccine improvement. Officials scramble to respond.

UPDATED Feb. 18, 2021 Yesterday, AARP Rhode Island issued a strong statement, "AARP Demands a COVID Vaccination That Works for ...

Feb 12 2021

Pawtucket Mayor Grebien issues statement on schools

Statement from Mayor Donald R. Grebien regarding the Pawtucket School Committee’s decision to reopen schools for in-person learning. "As mayor ...

Feb 10 2021

Updated: Who wants to be a Lieutenant Governor?

Updated, Feb. 11th: From incoming Gov. McKee: "Today, Incoming Governor Dan McKee directed his transition team to accept applications for ...

Feb 1 2021

Cranston Republican Party elects new leadership team

On Thursday evening, the Cranston Republican City Committee met virtually via Zoom and held its bi-annual reorganization meeting to elect ...

Feb 1 2021

Never forgetting will help us keep the promise of “never again.” – by Herb Weiss

Never forgetting will help us keep the promise of “never again.” By Herb Weiss, contributing writer on aging issues During ...