The council was considering changing its rule to allow for the removal of its president.
Two lawmakers are asking Governor Raimondo’s administration to reconsider the length of the office closings.
The investigation was sparked by the case of Howard White, who was also accused of abuse while at St. George’s School in Rhode Island.
There was no signs of foul play in Michael Doherty’s death, according to the Norfolk County District Attorney’s Office.
Police found the initial report they said Hanson gave them did not “appear to be consistent with [their] investigation.”
Some Cranston residents have petitioned to stop the new pattern, citing traffic concerns.
The bill was introduced by Democratic state Sen. Roger Picard, who was inspired by a New Hampshire program known as “blizzard bags.”
Boston wins for the first time in the Eastern Conference Finals, on the road and without star point guard Isaiah Thomas.
Former Governor Don Carcieri was only six weeks into his administration when the tragic fire happened.
After that tragic night, Cara and Mike Kazmarzyk found strength in one another and helping to make the permanent memorial come to life.
Local AT&T employees joined colleagues in other states in a strike this weekend as they pushed for a new contract.
After years of planning, fundraising and construction, a permanent memorial to the victims is now open to the public.
Gina Russo, a survivor of the fire and a driving force behind the memorial, joins Eyewitness News for a live interview.
Massachusetts State Police have charged a Medford man after he allegedly crashed into the back of a police vehicle while drunk.
Commencement weekend continues Sunday with three more colleges and universities awarding degrees to graduating seniors.
Police in Taunton are investigating after two canoers found a body in the Taunton River Saturday night.
All of the proceeds from the event benefit the Macomber Scholarship Fund.
Two civilians searching for the man in a densely wooded area near Route 495 found the body of a white male around 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
The Pawtucket Avenue bridge over I-195 is once again completely closed this weekend as crews demolish what’s left of the old bridge.
The U.S. Coast Guard is opening seasonal stations in Massachusetts and Rhode Island for the summer boating season.
Lions, tigers and clowns, no more. Oh my.
Three local universities held commencement exercises Saturday morning.
Allen J. Hanson, 31, was arrested on a domestic first-degree murder charge in the death of 41-year-old Jennifer Silva, according to police.
Your weekly briefing on RI politics tackles the PawSox deal’s outlook, free tuition, Providence City Council drama and more.
Meteorologist Pete Mangione finds out what’s in store from festival organizer Trixie Wadson.