Articles by Katherine Lamb (49)

Film dives into sustainable ocean planning issues


Film dives into sustainable ocean planning issues

October 29, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The public premiere showcased Rhode Island’s efforts to regulate its use of marine resources.


Taveras to announce bid for governor

October 25, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The Providence mayor slightly trailed his expected opponent Gina Raimondo in a recent poll.


Magaziner ’06 to run for R.I. general treasurer

October 24, 2013 1 comment

Magaziner said he would prioritize infrastructure, financial accountability and small businesses.

Mayor Angel Taveras has disagreed with Commissioner Deborah Gist, pictured above, on the role of the NECAP as a graduation requirement.


As nation embraces testing, R.I. leaders offer tepid support

October 18, 2013 2 comments
This article is part of the series Testing Success?

State leaders said they believe in testing but disagreed on how tests should inform evaluations.


Raimondo leads Taveras in Dem. primary poll

October 10, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Raimondo, Taveras and Chafee all saw their approval ratings fall since this time last year.


State leaders continue battle over grad requirement

September 30, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Forty percent of R.I. seniors may not graduate on time due to their NECAP performances.

R.I. senator works to manage interest rates on student loans


R.I. senator works to manage interest rates on student loans

September 23, 2013 1 comment

The bill comes after a 2012 plan by Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., to freeze interest rates for a year.


Prohibited from unionizing, hotel workers protest

September 19, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Protesters demanded better employee treatment and ending tax breaks for the Renaissance Hotel.

Chafee ‘75 P’14 P’17 announced that he will not run for re-election, ending his 27 years of government service in Rhode Island.


After 27 years, Chafee ’75 changes course

September 12, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Chafee said he will prioritize local issues and policy for the remainder of his term.


Revitalization may include Dynamo House renovation

September 4, 2013 Comments are Disabled

A proposed partnership with URI, RIC and a private developer would retool the vacant building.

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