Aug 1 2020

Emancipation Day

Emancipation Day was a traditional recognition and celebration in Rhode Island for many years, usually held on August 1st, but ...

Jul 30 2020

Providence announces $140M bond for schools

City Officials Announce $140 Million Bond for School Improvements Advancing 10-Year Commitment to Invest up to $400 million in Providence ...

Jul 29 2020

Pawtucket to certify residents to anonymously report blighted, rundown properties

Neighborhood Task Force Program to Tackle Quality of Life Issues Asking Neighborhood Residents to Come be Certified to Cite Properties ...

Jul 28 2020

Shepard Fairey’s new project

"Americans...a lot of them are ignorant and lazy." - Shepard Fairey Shepard Fairey has a new project. Rhode Islanders will ...

Jul 27 2020

55 years later…

We remember…John Lewis 55 years ago .... John Lewis went to Selma in 1965 knowing he would be arrested. He ...

Jul 23 2020

POSTPONED due to weather: Back the Blue tonight in Providence

A rally called peaceful and pro-police will take place in and around downtown Providence TODAY, July 23rd from 6:45 to ...

Jul 23 2020

Law and Order: Operation Legend

Yesterday, Attorney General William P. Barr and President Donald J. Trump announced the expansion of Operation Legend. Originally launched in ...

Jul 22 2020

New guidance on providing services to students with special needs

This information was received on behalf of Disability Rights Rhode Island, Rhode Island Legal Services, The Center for Justice and the ...

Jul 21 2020

Cranston Neighbors for Smart Development, Garden City Alliance, and mayoral candidates weigh in on controversial development

UPDATED: 7/21m 6:30am RINewsToday's story (https://rinewstoday.com/cranston-redevelopment-proposal-leaves-residents-askingwhen-is-enough-enough/) on the proposed COSTCO Phase 1 development for the Mulligan’s Island property in Cranston ...

Jul 19 2020

Cranston redevelopment proposal leaves residents asking,”when is enough, enough?”

COSTCO is coming! COSTCO is coming! The long-rumored Cranston location for the big box store was "behind Shaws" at the ...