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Rep. Canario is ‘severely disappointed’ in governor’s budget proposal; cites numerous...

 Rep. Dennis M. Canario (D-Dist. 71, Portsmouth, Little Compton, Tiverton) is severely disappointed with the FY 2021 budget proposal (2020-H 7171) that...

Recap & Video: Newport City Council’s January 22nd Meeting

Newport City Council hosted their second meeting of 2020 on Wednesday, January 22nd. The meeting lasted approximately one hour...

Under The Dome: Rep. Deborah Ruggiero

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

BankNewport branch in Washington Square undergoing historic restoration project

The BankNewport branch at 10 Washington Square in Newport is undergoing an historic restoration project, which will revitalize the nearly 90-year-old building and integrate modern amenities, services and technology.

Catch the best films of 2019 at JPT Oscar Nom Film...

Leading up to the 92nd Annual Academy Awards, The JPT Film & Event Center is giving you the chance to see multiple...

Rep. Ruggiero introduces legislation to expand broadband access

In an effort to advance high-speed internet connectivity across Rhode Island, Rep. Deborah Ruggiero (D-Dist. 74, Jamestown, Middletown) has introduced legislation calling...

Governor Raimondo celebrates Dr. King’s Legacy, announces new Criminal Justice Reforms

In her annual address at the Minister’s Alliance Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship Breakfast, Governor Raimondo today announced new criminal justice reforms....

Town of Middletown to host Atlantic Beach Overlay Zoning District workshop...

The Town of Middletown has announced that the Middletown Planning Board will host a public workshop meeting on Wednesday, January 22nd, at...

Under The Dome: Senator Lou DiPalma

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: North End Urban Plan process kicks off next...

The effort to draft a long-term vision that promises to guide future development in the City’s North End is due to get...

Legislative News – January 17: Senate confirmation of education commissioners; medical...

Ruggerio bill provides for Senate confirmation of education commissioners STATE HOUSE — President of the Senate...

Governor Raimondo sets goal for 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an executive order committing Rhode Island to be powered by 100 percent renewable electricity by the...

Agenda for Newport City Council Meeting on January 22

Newport City Council will host their next regular Council Meeting on Wednesday, January 22nd at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers at...

City of Newport announces opening of Warming Centers

Warming Centers will be open across the City of Newport over the coming days as the National Weather Service is forecasting a...

War-Gaming 101: U.S. Naval War College Holds War Game Fundamentals Course

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

Bat found in Common Fence Point area of Portsmouth tests positive...

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is alerting the public that a brown bat found in the Common Fence Point section...

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...

NUWC Division Newport selects head of Undersea Warfare Mission Engineering and...

The following is a story by Public Affairs Office, Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport. It originally appeared here.

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...

Antique vendors from Armory Antique Marketplace find new home in Newport

Some of the vendors from the Armory Antique Marketplace have found a new home in Newport. Now operating as...

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...

Raytheon establishes $20,000 SPY-6 scholarship for US Navy student veterans

Raytheon Company, in partnership with Student Veterans of America, is offering two U.S. Navy student veterans $10,000 each in scholarships under a new program...

U.S. News ranks Salve’s online MBA program among nation’s best

The following was written by Salve Today and originally appeared here. U.S. News & World Report ranked Salve Regina’s...