All told, police officers in Rhode Island’s capital city have fired their guns just 23 times since 2007, killing one man and injuring five o…
During a chat session, Providence’s new mayor promised major changes in City Hall.
Lusi earns $197,500 and has the potential for 10% performance bonus in her deal.
One is a death penalty trial. One will allow cameras into the courtroom. Here are 7 big differences between the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Aaron …
New national report gives Rhode Island a C+ when it comes to education.
Council President Luis Aponte said he wants to “send out a strong message that Providence is open to good development.”
The Ward 10 councilman was sworn in as president after he defeated Ward 4 Councilman Nick Narducci 9-6 in a rare floor vote for the position…
The new mayor has set big goals around education, community policing and economic development in Providence.
Ward 10 Councilman Luis Aponte is expected to become the first Latino president of the Providence City Council.
This weekend’s roundup has the biggest stories of 2015, Gina Raimondo taking the national stage, the future of marijuana in Rhode Island and…
Crime was down 15%, but the city saw 20 homicides for just the third time in 11 years.
But the city is still paying down an $8.6-million deficit from several years ago.
Here’s a closer look at a dozen local people, issues and controversies that are likely to make headlines in the new year.
The drop mirrors a national trend that emerged since the GED became more aligned with the Common Core and got more expensive to take.
This weekend’s roundup has New Year’s resolutions from state leaders, the Central Coventry Fire District bankruptcy; the next Providence Cit…
The city claims it purchased securities from the multi-billion dollar company at “artificially inflated prices.”
Bishop Tobin said he believes Gov.-elect Gina Raimondo ‘has the potential of being a wonderful governor.”
With Mayor-elect Jorge Elorza saying he wants to change the car tax, here’s an overview of Providence’s current policy.
The university is more than doubling its footprint in Providence, but keeping its main campus in Bristol.
The head of the city’s municipal employees’ union said his members would oppose any changes.
Terry Hassett’s decision to drop out of the race means Luis Aponte is the favorite for council president.
Mayor Angel Taveras says he’s leaving Providence better than he found it.
Mayor Angel Taveras said he made up his mind to not seek re-election even before announcing his bid for governor.
In May, the city sued the bank for intentionally refusing to offer mortgages in minority neighborhoods.
Rhode Island offers one of the best pre-K programs in the country, but enrolls few students.