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Oct 18 2021

It’s now time to stamp out Antisemitism – Herb Weiss

By Herb Weiss, contributing writer The American Jewish Committee (AJC), one of the oldest nation’s Jewish advocacy groups fighting racism ...

Oct 16 2021

Governor releases “Rhode Island 2030…” – a plan for the next decade – public sessions set

Observations and Recommendations were Compiled from 13 Community Conversations and Input from Government Agencies - Public input sessions to be ...

Oct 14 2021

Central Falls, without one working ambulance, receives equipment, training grant

Central Falls wins $800k+ grant funding for new ambulances, fire training with help of State and Congressional Leaders Hard-hit by ...

Oct 10 2021

Coalition of human service agencies says RI’s funding plan only for “tip of the iceberg” in caregiving crisis

Coalition seeks $100M to fix RI caregiving crisis By Gina Macris, Developmental Disabilities News Rhode Island Governor Dan McKee and ...

Oct 10 2021

In the Arena – Ian Donnis, The Public’s Radio

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

Oct 10 2021

RI250 Commission to plan local recognition of America’s Semiquincentennial in 2026

The first meetings of the Rhode Island Semiquincentennial (RI250) Commission have been set and a list of members has been ...

Oct 9 2021

Governor’s plan to invest 10% of $1.1 billion Rescue funds now. Rhode Island only northeast state not to have spent any funds.

The Budget amendment will highlight a 10 percent investment of the State’s $1.13 billion American Rescue Plan State Fiscal Recovery ...

Oct 7 2021

Updated: RIDOT, Providence businesses say STOP to bike lanes – “The city created this disaster”

Update (10/6/21): TODAY, Peter Alviti, head of RIDOT, says that this construction is in violation of binding agreements of a ...

Oct 5 2021

Your Turn: Pawtucket’s Director of Commerce reflects on a career built on fascination with cities – Jeanne Boyle

by Jeanne Boyle, for RINewsToday After a nearly 40-year career as a planning and economic development professional, I have decided ...

Oct 5 2021

Safeguarding ballot access for seniors – Herb Weiss

By Herb Weiss, contributing writer on aging issues The clock is ticking… It’s 399 days before the upcoming midterm elections. ...