More stories by Ted Nesi

Search on at EDC for new executives

No hiring freeze at the R.I. Economic Development Corporation, which is looking to hire three new senior managers at salaries yet to be dete…

Vintage Karen Adams, via YouTube

After 21 years, WPRI anchor Karen Adams announced today she will retire at the end of the year. Here are some clips of Karen in action datin…

Everything to see, from Bangkok to Calgary

Aren’t you having a marvelous time reading my blog here on WPRI.com? And yet, deep down, a voice says: “Isn’t there an easier way to know wh…

Reed talks Elizabeth Warren and the CFPB

Sen. Reed tells me Elizabeth Warren is “first-rate,” but so are the other potential Consumer Financial Protection Bureau nominees: “It’s up …

Ocean State gets a shout-out in the FT

Rhode Island gets a nod in this morning’s Financial Times from Simon Schama, the Columbia University historian who wrote “A History of Brita…

High stakes for Kapstein in Friday debate

WRNI’s Scott MacKay has a new post up looking at Red Sox exec Jeremy Kapstein‘s nearly invisible campaign against incumbent Elizabeth Robert…

There’s a first time for everything

The man himself, Tim White, had me on Newsmakers with Ian Donnis and Arlene Violet this week to discuss the latest political ads – Segal, Ci…

Dems maintain huge advantage in Northeast

For all the talk about the Democrats heading for a historic drubbing in November’s midterm congressional elections, the new NBC/WSJ poll out…

Rhode Island, a haven for Republicans

When I look around New England, I find it interesting that the region’s governors are evenly split between the two parties, with three Democ…

The case against tax-free weekend

It’s that time of year again – tax-free weekend in Massachusetts, which takes place Saturday and Sunday. The Bay State has offered shoppers …

Explaining the Deepwater Wind deal

I just posted a lengthy explainer article on the main site with answers to questions about the deal approved today between Deepwater Wind an…