News
799 results total, viewing 1 - 12
FOR COVID-19 INFORMATION AND GUIDELINES, VISIT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH'S WEBSITE. Joining Massachusetts in another unprecedented step meant to help curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, Gov. … more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE Barbara Ann Fenton, the wife of Mayor Allan Fung, has filed to legally change her last name to Fenton-Fung - and she continues to leave the door open to a run for office, although she says no decision has been made on that front. In more
The following is a digest of scheduling changes, cancellations, policy announcements and other updates from local institutions, organizations, groups and businesses related to the COVID-19 crisis. … more
Some Rhode Island lawmakers want to legalize and tax marijuana. Do you support the Marijuana Regulation, Control and Taxation Act, a bill that would make Rhode Island the third state to legalize … more
The General Assembly’s four-member Disaster Emergency Funding Board on Thursday approved Gov. Gina Raimondo’s request for authority to borrow up to $300 million – a move the … more
By JOHN HOWELL Since it opened in 1951, the hospital on Toll Gate has been known as Kent. But that's going to change as soon as this April as part of a rebranding of the state's second largest hospital, president and CEO Robert Haffey told the Rotary more
By ETHAN HARTLEY In the midst of historic politically polarizing times nationally, Rhode Island is nearing a battle that could pose a serious challenge to its incumbent, dominant Democratic Party. There are no signs to indicate that challenge is coming more
By JACOB MARROCCO Presidential campaign volunteers and representatives came out to the Rhode Island Democratic Party's headquarters at 200 Metro Center Blvd. Saturday to gather signatures in an effort to get their respective candidates on the April more
There is “light at the end of the tunnel,” Gov. Gina Raimondo said during her daily briefing on the COVID-19 crisis – but the coming days be the most decisive yet in terms of how … more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE The "e;worst kept secret in Cranston"e; will soon be officially out in the open. City Council President Michael Farina is set to launch his campaign for mayor during a gathering Jan. 14 at Twin Oaks. "e;You're invited to join Council more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE A former Cranston state representative has set his sights on a seat in Congress. Robert Lancia, a Republican who previously represented District 16 in the Rhode Island House of Representatives, this week announced he plans to more
By DANIEL KITTREDGE The number of coronavirus cases in Rhode Island jumped from three to five on Tuesday, health officials announced, while organizations across various segments of the community have canceled events and taken other steps aimed at curbing more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 67 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.