A mayoral debate between Vincent “Buddy” Cianci, Jorge Elorza and Daniel Harrop ’76 MD’79 featured a series of pointed personal attacks.
Nightclubs in the Jewelry District have come under scrutiny and now must comply with new restrictions following several violent incidents.
The long-term plan would help connect downtown to upper South Providence and the Jewelry District and will require the acquisition of more funding before moving forward.
The University of Rhode Island has begun to implement a plan to arm its police force, concluding a nearly two-and-a-half year process.
A new poll shows independent Buddy Cianci holding a slim lead in the race for mayor of Providence with 38 percent of the vote.
Hospitals have begun to distribute naloxone — an opioid-overdose antidote — in kits provided to discharged patients admitted for overdoses
“My life has been a bit of an improbable journey,” said Jorge Elorza, Democratic nominee for mayor, as he addressed the Brown Democrats Tuesday night.
Rhode Islanders will vote this November on whether to allow the Newport Grand casino to open table games.
Rhode Island could make history this year by electing its first female governor, as well as possibly its second female lieutenant governor.
It was not cars, trucks and motorcycles but baby goats, peace flags and beanbags filling parking spots around Providence Friday.