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Ed FitzGerald hires former congressional aide as new Cuyahoga County spokesman
County Executive Ed FitzGerald has hired a former Democratic congressional aide as his new spokesman, filling a long-vacant position in the county administration.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Green Energy Pledges, Special Elections + Tolls
This week's State Report centers on a new green energy pledge signed by each of New England's governors including Governor Lincoln Chafee.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Karabakh Freedom Celebrated on Capitol Hill
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce with Nagorno Karabakh Republic Speaker Ashot Ghulian at the Capitol Hill Celebration of Artsakh Independence.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Human Rights Campaign Grades Providence On LGBT Inclusivity
Providence earned a 'B' grade in the Human Rights Campaign's Municipal Equality Index with a final score of 81 out of 100.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Newtown school shooting 911 calls to be released Wednesday
The audio recordings of 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting will be released Wednesday afternoon, after a state attorney dropped his attempt to block the disclosure.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Lawmakers celebrate Small Business Saturday
Members of Congress took to Twitter Saturday to celebrate small businesses in their district as part of "Small Business Saturday," an effort to get shoppers to support local businesses.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Cicilline To Visit Hope Street Shops For Small Business Saturday
Today, U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline will visit the l ocally-owned shops on Hope Street in Providence, as well as small businesses around the state to promote the fourth annual Small Business Saturday.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Providence Journal
Chafee, Reed, Whitehouse, Cicilline to check improvements on Providence's Elmwood Ave.
Through a $5.6 million contract with D'Ambra Construction, the state Department of Transportation is improving more than two miles of Elmwood Avenue, from Cadillac Drive to Trinity Square, and Broad Street, from Trinity Square to Service Road 7, according to a DOT news release.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Coventry Fire Districts Thank Ocean State Job Lot Customers for Support of WWII Veterans
Thanks to the generous support of its customers, store associates and charitable foundation, Ocean State Job Lot, a North Kingstown-based closeout retailer with 110 stores throughout New England and New York, funded two Honor Flight tours in 2013, bringing more than 100 Rhode Island WWII veterans to visit the WWII Memorial in Washington, D.C. for ... (more)
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Fung the Democrat, Cianci Advises GOP + More
This week's State Report centers on a story that GoLocal reported earlier this week involving Republican Mayor of Cranston and current gubernatorial candidate Allan Fung once considering running for city council as a Democrat.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Welcome to The Scoop, the 4 p.m. report on everything politics in Rhode Island the inside daily report exclusively on GoLocalProv.com.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
The Scoop: Cicilline's Former Campaign Manager Joins Raimondo Team
Welcome to The Scoop, the report on everything politics in Rhode Island the inside daily report exclusively on GoLocalProv.com.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Mike Michaud returns to work tomorrow as Congress' 7th out gay member
When the intensely private Rep. Mike Michaud laid bare his private life and announced he's gay, one openly gay congressman joked that the Maine Democrat had never registered on his "gaydar."