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Dec 8 2022

Update: Homeless at RI State House given 48 hours to leave, promising shelter

Photo: Steve Ahlquist, UpRise RI Twitter For UPDATES, see bottom of article: Senior staff members of Rhode Island Governor Dan ...

Dec 7 2022

Homeless in RI: Cranston Street Armory to open “after December 7”. Status today.

This morning it is 52 degrees in Providence - it will rain throughout the day - it is December 7th. ...

Dec 6 2022

Homeless in RI: “No path to get help just crushes people” – Rev. Duane Clinker

A personal statement from Rev. Duane Clinker, Mathewson Street Church, Providence on the homelessness issue in Rhode Island: The Governor ...

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 ...

Dec 2 2022

Homeless in Rhode Island – updates for Dec 2, 2022

It is 30 degrees in Providence, Rhode Island From the RI State House Tree Lighting event - by Ann Clanton, ...

Dec 1 2022

Homeless in Rhode Island – Hodgepodge of Motels, an Armory, a hospital, …

Photos of RI State House event - credit "Redeye" 37 degrees in Providence... The Governor's Christmas Tree Lighting happened last ...

Nov 30 2022

Tonight. Homeless at Governor’s tree lighting. “2000 years, still no room at the inn” (video)

With 50 mph winds expected to begin late this afternoon and continuing into the night, the RI State House will ...

Nov 30 2022

Approval sought for Cranston Street Armory to open for 50 homeless – after Dec. 7th

Statement from Governor McKee's office afternoon of Nov. 30th: Later today, several public meeting notices will be filed which will ...

Nov 29 2022

Smithfield motel leased for $1.44M for new homeless shelter approach – Richard Asinof

by Richard Asinof, ConvergenceRI, contributing writer With the weather deteriorating, with hospitals exceeding their capacity, here are the facts: The ...