The school principal filed an incident report nearly two months after children claimed they were touched by a teacher.
The first candidate to challenge Mayor Jorge Elorza explains why he jumped in the race.
The Procaccianti Group wants a 12-month extension for the projection’s “substantial completion” date.
“Rhode Island has a well-earned reputation for political corruption, and that reputation is holding this state back,” he said.
At least four individuals are considering challenging Mayor Elorza in Providence.
The study examined why job growth was only 5.1% in Rhode Island from 2009 to 2016, barely half the national level over the same period.
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“The longer we wait to do something about this, the more expensive it’s going to get,” Treasurer Magaziner said.
The barracks, built in the 1930s, was built on land donated by wealthy businessman and future Rhode Island governor William Vanerbilt.
Chronic absenteeism – defined as missing at least 18 days during any school year – increased by five percentage points last year.
A disciplinary board found R.I. District Court Judge Rafael Ovalles committed 41 violations of the judicial conduct code.
Executives at Rhode Island’s No. 2 hospital group also said they remain in talks to merge with Partners HealthCare of Massachusetts.
But Attorney General Kilmartin has already obtained a court order delaying release of the material.
The governor said the bill would force officials “to disregard relevant evidence, including the opinions of examining physicians.”
Aponte argued he has “absolute legislative immunity” from the state Ethics Commission.
Lawmakers voted in June to create the 19-member panel that will make a recommendation by next spring.
The R.I. State Police are seeking applicants for an academy class set to begin next year.
An internal dispute over procedure has held up a $36,000 payment to Government Strategies Inc. for months.
The location on Pawtucket Avenue in East Providence will be the first to close since the retailer announced its decision to shut down.
The buyer and Rep. Jared Nunes have polar opposite recollections of what was said during the purchasing process.
The Rhode Island veteran suicide rate is lower than the regional rate, but still about double the rate for the rest of the state’s residents…
The measure, already approved by lawmakers, would make it so bail bondsmen are only held liable for 10% of bail if a defendant is a no-show.
Violent crime was up in five of New England’s eight largest cities, mirroring a national trend.
“I have a 30-year career in public service, and I want to see Rhode Island prosper,” the one-term governor said Monday.
“It is a symbol to the rest of the world that Rhode Island has momentum,” Governor Raimondo declared.