Providence has the second-highest unsolved murder rate of similar-sized cities in New England.
The well-connected lawyer at the center of the controversial deal had several lucrative agreements with Curt Schilling’s company.
The candidates for Providence mayor say they’re pleased Angel Taveras isn’t raising taxes, but they know the city still has its problems.
The 20-year-old woman said three men sexually assaulted her a a party in Providence’s Elmhurst neighborhood.
A national political action committee that is supporting Latino candidates is backing Providence Mayor Angel Taveras as he runs for Rhode Is…
John M. Cicilline was sentenced to 18 months in prison for shaking down accused drug dealers in 2008.
City Council President Michael Solomon has nearly three times the campaign funds of his closest rival in the mayor’s race.
The grandson of the late U.S. senator who championed “Pell grants” now wants Rhode Island to change how students pay for education.
The Providence mayor’s final budget also proposes spending $10 million to repair the city’s crumbling public schools.
The bill would block the use of standardized testing to determine whether a student should graduate until 2017.
Property tax rates in Providence have increased 26.7% since Taveras took office, but the mayor’s campaign says that statistic is misleading.
The People’s Pledge could significantly limit the influence of Super PACs and other special-interest groups this year.
All of the candidates for mayor said they oppose the NECAP graduation requirement during a Thursday forum.
Four private colleges in Rhode Island’s capital city have agreed to offer additional summer learning opportunities for dozens of Providence …
Cranston mayor wants to return to two separate boards of education for secondary education and the colleges.
Providence police say a man carrying a potato disguised as a gun unsuccessfully attempted to rob a convenience store and a dry-cleaners in t…
A city man told Providence police that his disabled son’s $7,000 tricycle was stolen from the family’s Tanner Street home on the South Side.
A spokesperson for the city of Providence declined to say what records were requested.
The Republican gubernatorial candidate criticized his opponent Cranston Mayor Allan Fung as well as several Democratic candidates.
A director at the Board of Elections declined to say when he was contacted or which law enforcement agency reached out.
Taveras is testifying in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday in support on 10 bills.
Providence police says cash, jewelry, antiques, silverware, glasses and watches were taken from the home.
Brian Hull will serve as the mayor’s director of municipal and intergovernmental affairs,
A look at the state’s failed pension settlement, the methodology behind the Brown University poll, shocking statistics on Rhode Island child…
A trial date is scheduled for September 15 after eligible police officers voted against the state’s proposed pension settlement. Gov. Lincol…