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Developmental Disability News: RI Governor proposes privatizing state-run group homes in...

Governor Gina Raimondo plans to privatize the state-run group home system in the next budget, cutting 204 fulltime positions from the state...

Legislative News – Jan. 15: Expungement open house; Illegal possession of...

The latest news from the Rhode Island General Assembly; Euer encourages participation in expungement open house

Video: Newport City Council Workshop on communication, best practices and planning...

Newport City Council hosted an approximately ninety-minute workshop on Wednesday, January 15th. On the agenda for the evening were...

Senator Euer encourages participation in expungement open house

Sen. Dawn Euer is encouraging her constituents to attend a local event she helped arrange with Attorney General Peter R. Neronha to...

Gov. Raimondo’s State of the State promises numerous initiatives, from education...

Gov. Gina Raimondo promised robust programs to improve transportation, education, housing, the environment, increasing the minimum wage, while offering tax cuts and...

Full text of Governor Raimondo’s State of the State Address

Governor Gina M. Raimondo will deliver her annual State of the State address tonight at 7:00 p.m. Her speech will highlight the...

Preview: Excerpts from Governor Raimondo’s 2020 State of the State Address

Governor Gina M. Raimondo will deliver her annual State of the State address tonight at 7:00 p.m. Her speech will highlight...

Legislative News – Jan. 13: State of the State Address; Arming...

The following three press releases were provided by the press office at the General Assembly on January 13th. MEDIA...

Agenda for Newport School Committee Special Meeting, Regular Meeting on Jan....

Newport School Committee will host two meetings on Tuesday, January 14th. At 5 pm they will host a special...

Agenda: Portsmouth Town Council Meeting (Jan. 13)

Portsmouth Town Council will meet in Monday, January 13th at 6 pm in the Town Council Chambers at Portsmouth Town Hall. Here's...

Middletown Conservation Commission Meeting scheduled for January 13th has been cancelled

The Middletown Conservation Commission scheduled for Monday, January 13th at 5:30 pm has been cancelled, according to the Secretary of State's website.

Newport City Council to host workshop on Council Communication, Best Practices,...

Newport City Council will host a City Council Workshop on Wednesday, January 15th at 6 pm in the Council Chambers at Newport...

Common Cause focuses on the 2020 Census and changing how the...

Common Cause of Rhode Island, a leading watchdog organization, is determined to assure that every Rhode Islander is counted in the upcoming...

Under The Dome: Representative Terri Cortvriend

With the start of the legislative session, I reached out to the area’s legislative delegation to survey what legislation is important to...

City of Newport hoping to engage hard-to-reach population in latest census

The following story was written by Tom Shevlin, Communications Officer for the City of Newport. As the 2020...

Newport County Road Report: RITBA and RIDOT scheduled lane closures, construction...

Here’s what’s on tap for road construction and traffic in Newport County this upcoming week. Rhode Island Department...

Naval War College: Issues in National Security Lecture Series returns for...

This story was written by Jeanette Steele, U.S. Naval War College Public Affairs and originally appeared here. The...

Climate Change program being held at Tiverton Public Library on February...

Tiverton Public Library, Union Public Library, Tiverton Harbor Commission, and Tiverton Open Space Commission will be sponsoring an informational lecture which explores...

Under The Dome: Representative Lauren Carson

With the start of the legislative session, I reached out to the area’s legislative delegation to survey what legislation is important to...

Agenda: Newport Planning Board Meeting (Jan. 13)

The City of Newport's Planning Board will host a meeting on Monday, January 13 at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers at...

Governor Raimondo’s Juvenile & Criminal Justice Working Group issues recommendations

Governor Gina M. Raimondo’s Juvenile & Criminal Justice Working Group today issued its final report, which includes dozens of recommendations to address...

Video: Newport City Council Meeting (Jan. 8)

Newport City Council met for approximately one hour and forty five minutes on Wednesday night. If you missed the...

Quick Recap: January 8th Newport City Council Meeting

Newport City Council hosted their first meeting of 2020 on Wednesday evening. Here's a quick look at how...

Ceglie, Leonard introduce resolution that would request civic classes be required...

Two Newport City Councilor members are hoping to make civics classes a requirement for graduation. Councilor Kate Leonard and...

Mayor Bova kicks off 2020 with a newsletter to ‘help make...

Newport Mayor Jamie Bova is kicking off the new year with the goal of helping to make City Council business more accessible...