The name ‘holiday tree’ spurred protest in past years from state residents and government officials.
City & State
‘Brown Shops Local’ at the Brown Bookstore today will offer deals to Providence stores.
Many said they believe standardized testing gives certain groups of students unequal treatment.
Brett Smiley emphasized public safety, education and an extra sales tax on guns and ammunition.
Mayor Angel Taveras and Treasurer Gina Raimondo are frontrunners for the Democratic nomination.
The area has been named the Link in an effort to rebrand the Jewelry district as a science hub.
Taveras said he would increase the number of state-funded pre-K slots from 230 to 2,650 by 2019.
The plan will assess teacher skills and prioritizes increasing cultural awareness.
The city’s narrow roadways pose problems for the creation of lanes for bikers and motorists.
About a quarter of respondents said Taveras would best improve the state economy if elected.