What would Marian the Librarian say? The Providence Public Library just put out a press release responding to the city’s lawsuit against it – first reported by WPRI.com – over the condition of the city’s library branch buildings. The money quote for me is this one: The Library and City are currently operating under a lease agreement that waives rent at the seven Library-owned branch buildings for two years. The Library has been trying to negotiate with the City for the fair use or conveyance of the buildings. However, despite the Library’s repeated offerings of flexible terms, including a phased-in…
The state has added many more workers but no additional work since 1987.
Langevin and Zaccaria meet for an hour-long exchange at 8 p.m. on WPRI 12.
I’m on the run this Friday afternoon, but I just received a statement from Steve Maurano, spokesman for the R.I. Board of Governors for High…
Flash! The City of Providence has filed a lawsuit against Providence Public Library for failing to make repairs at the seven branches. This …
State agency stands by story that Caprio Sr. did not offer ex-Chafee aide a job.
By resigning, Chafee’s ex-campaign manager pushed a potential non-story into the headlines.
The Chafee camp says he didn’t do anything wrong, so why’s he out of a job?
Chafee’s ex-campaign manager raises new questions about who leaked documents to damage him.
The documents may have been sent to the agency chaired by Frank Caprio Sr.
Pagliarini resigned this morning even though it’s not clear he did anything wrong.
Going rouge has its risks for Caprio and Chafee, but so does robotically sticking to the script.
I’m a little late to the party on this one – and it was on a rival network – but tonight I finally watched last week’s “30 Rock.” For those …
Polls show the bearded independent within striking distance of Elizabeth Roberts.
The outlier among local surveys is now in line with everybody else.
Tiverton blogger contributes essay to ‘informal manifesto’ on modern-day conservatism.
The independent is depending on organized labor to help supplement his field strategy.
Rhode Island’s two congressional districts are split between Caprio and Chafee.
It’s Friday – as good a day as any to shake out the old reporter’s notebook and see what we find. – I’d meant to post this Wednesday when Ra…
Hasbro, the venerable Pawtucket-based company, has been undergoing a transformation in recent years that has changed it from a traditional t…