Rhode Island politics was rocked Friday morning when federal and state law enforcement executed two search warrants that targeted House Spea…
The sexual assault allegations lobbed at two members of the PC men’s basketball team are the latest in a string of incidents that have marre…
Only Louisiana, Florida and Indiana rank ahead of Rhode Island.
Hull, a second-term state representative, would be the sixth Democrat to enter the race for mayor of Providence.
The city has hired a lawyer to “ensure the PEDP is fully cooperating with federal investigators.”
Federal investigators have subpoenaed records, but city officials say the troubled agency is not the focus of the probe.
With the exception of Republican Ken Block, the major candidates want to stop using NECAP for the high school graduation requirements.
Rhode Island schools may be transitioning to a new standardized test, but the NECAP is here to stay through the class of 2016.
Black and Hispanic students accounted for half of all student suspensions last year.
Providence police say a man wielding a large kitchen knife robbed a Walgreens Sunday evening in the city’s Silver Lake neighborhood.
A city man told Providence police he was stabbed in the leg after a suspect forced him to drive to a Citizens Bank and attempt to withdraw m…
The council says the ordinance will help create 107 affordable housing units and generate $75,000 annually in tax revenue.
Smiley’s plan would eliminate the mayor from loan-making decisions.
The Providence City Council is seeking to override Mayor Angel Taveras’s veto of an affordable housing ordinance that he claims would put Rh…
His proposal calls for a formal set of written policies for snow removal procedures.
The famous wife of gubernatorial candidate Clay Pell told Providence police her car was stolen from the couple’s East Side home.
The man largely credited with helping save Providence from bankruptcy is leaving City Hall.
Liz White is the latest high-profile departure from Mayor Taveras’s staff.
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515 of the city’s 605 students who haven’t shown improved on the NECAP would be eligible to graduate if there was no test.
Ken Block said Rhode Island’s tax policy has put it in the “national hall of shame.”
Providence only provides bus passes to students who live farther than three miles from school.
Providence police responded to dozens of accidents during Thursday’s morning commute as drivers across the city were forced to navigate icy …
Providence officials say they suspended a boxing program at a South Side recreation center after an internal investigation found the program…
Small business owners would be eligible to receive up to $10,000 from the city to improve their exterior storefronts, under a program launch…