December 20, 2014

As the fierce debate over the RhodeMap RI economic development plan reached its peak last week, another brief episode highlighted the current mood of many Rhode Islanders and the thirst for a greater focus on transparency in government.

Governor-elect Gina Raimondo tonight is hosting an economic summit, designed as a …

Newly elected legislators got an introduction to the workings of the State House at a … More
The idea of creating a statewide contract for teachers is not new, having been raised on … More
More than any other time of year, the weeks surrounding the holidays bring to the … More
For the second consecutive cycle, Rhode Islanders have elected a governor by … More
Ninety-six years ago, on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, fighting ceased … More
Editorial Cartoon
Write of Way
Meg Fraser
Sun Rise Scoops
Meri R. Kennedy
By COREY McCARTY As we begin shopping for the holidays, it’s also important to … More
When Senator Diane Feinstein, Chairwoman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence … More
What’s worse than opening up that dreaded blue or yellow piece of paper from your local … More
I once told a group of parents that pre-school prepares kids for the elementary grades, … More
I love old movies. One of my favorites is “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington.” It’s the … More
Letters to the Editor

‘Twas the eve of Christmas And all through the night,

Every Wise Man & woman had been drawn by his light.

They had followed a Star in search of a King,

While innkeepers tarried, and Angels took wing.

Then solemn and holy lay tiny a King

Who forever more, would make the world sing.

He wore neither a …

To the Editor: It is so oft stated that the road to the R.I. Adult Corrections … More
To the Editor: The little known Rhode Island Division of Planning has embraced an … More
To the Editor: It has been reported by the FOX News network that unionized federal … More
To the Editor: In 2004 then senator Barack Obama spoke to the Democrat national … More
To the Editor: Polls show that a growing majority of Rhode Islanders has changed their … More
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