Kyle Borowski is currently a senior staff writer for the Herald on the Politics and Policy beat. A freshman, Kyle is undeclared but is assured that his ultimate concentration will be anything but economics. He hails from New Jersey and despite the inclement weather he faced there is still worried about facing his first winter in Providence. He hopes that like with all other things, episodes of Gilmore Girls and Broad City will get him through it.

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Elorza delivers State of the City address

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Elorza delivers State of the City address

February 10, 2016 0 comments

Mayor Jorge Elorza gave his annual State of the City address Tuesday night, focusing his speech on educational reform and business development.

Vincent “Buddy” Cianci died Jan. 28 at the age of 74. He was Providence’s longest-serving mayor, known for his larger-than-life personality.

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Cianci leaves complicated legacy behind

February 5, 2016 0 comments

Vincent “Buddy” Cianci Jr., lawyer, radio host and Providence’s longest-serving mayor died Jan. 28 at the age of 74, leaving behind a memorable legacy.

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Gov. Raimondo reexamines education funding formula

January 29, 2016 0 comments

A working group established by Gov. Gina Raimondo has released a 36-page report with policy recommendations for Rhode Island’s educational funding formula.

Concerns remain after R.I. HPV vaccination mandate

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Concerns remain after R.I. HPV vaccination mandate

December 1, 2015 0 comments

RIDOH estimates that almost three-quarters of seventh graders had received their first dose by the first day of the 2015-16 school year.

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Ocean State likely to lose House of Reps seat

November 19, 2015 0 comments

Unless Rhode Island gains 25,000 residents by 2020, it will lose its second seat in the U.S. House of Representatives as a result of reapportionment.

The Providence Police Department will use a new blood alcohol testing vehicle, called the BAT Mobile, to more easily process drunk driving incidents in the city, particularly on holidays and weekends.

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Special police ‘BAT mobile’ seeks to limit drunk driving

November 11, 2015 0 comments

The blood alcohol testing vehicle will more easily process drunk driving incidents in the city, particularly on holidays and weekends.

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Forum addresses Haitian deportation crisis

November 3, 2015 0 comments

The forum aimed to address “barbaric acts being carried out against Haitians and more importantly against human beings in the Dominican Republic.”

The health of medically vulnerable patients was put in temporary danger after the Rhode Island Division of Public Utilities and Carriers shut off its supply of gas and electricity. The Center for Justice has filed a lawsuit calling for the protection of “low-income, seriously ill and/or disabled individuals,” and it aims to help connect these individuals with legal resources.

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Gas, electric shutoffs prompt lawsuit

October 27, 2015 0 comments

The Center for Justice has filed a lawsuit on behalf of medically vulnerable consumers who experienced shutoffs of their gas supply or electricity.

Three firms team up to rebrand Rhode Island

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Three firms team up to rebrand Rhode Island

October 14, 2015 0 comments

After months of reviewing applications and negotiating contracts, the three firms tasked with rebranding RI and boosting tourism will begin their efforts.

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