Thank you to everyone for nominating us again as Best Blog in the Providence Phoenix 2014 Best of Poll!
Rhode Island State Police are on the lookout for a driver who struck a man in West Greenwich Tuesday night and fled the scene. – WPRI The ProJo story on the same incident talks about a car this and a car that, but never reveals that there was a person operating said car, and it was that person that took …
Harvard Square in #1 ranked Cambridge, Mass. Photo (cc) Wally Gobetz Nationally, only a small fraction of people primarily walk to work – the measure the Census Bureau estimates in its annual American Communities Survey. In a select group of cities, though, recent data illustrates the extent to which walking has emerged as an everyday means of commuting. – Governing …
A woman was killed after being struck by a car on Bullocks Point Avenue in East Providence on Friday.
About 15 years ago, the Rhode Island Department of Transportation put up more than 200 decorative street lights in the Centredale and Marieville sections of North Providence.
Newsmakers 2/28: Housing crisis with Mayor Angel Taveras
WPRI’s Ted Nesi speaks with Urbanophile’s Aaron Renn about the Providence metro area and economy on this week’s Executive Suite.
WPRI: RIPTA CEO placed on paid leave
A Media Matters analysis of print and television coverage of rising gasoline prices between January 1 and February 29 finds that news outlets often provided a shallow and shortsighted treatment of the issue. For instance, several outlets largely overlooked fuel economy standards – a key policy solution that mitigates U.S. vulnerability to price spikes – while promoting increased U.S. drilling …
Travel Channel’s Man vs. Food visits Olneyville New York Systems, Haven Brothers, and Bob & Timmy’s.
Recap of last night’s Route 195 Commission Community Forum.
We were awarded as the Best Local Blog of 2011 by The Providence Phoenix. Thank you to everyone who voted for us!
Read the guest post I wrote for Ted Nesi on WRPI.com.
Pre-order your copy of the new book, “JAWS: Memories From Martha’s Vineyard.”
“Brick City” is the Peabody Award winning Sundance Channel series which follows Newark, NJ Mayor, Cory Booker. The series combines a reality style tailing of the mayor at work with citizens of the city and others to tell a compelling story of Newark. This is not a slick media piece released by the city as a marketing tool, the series …
Channel 12 Newsmakers talks with the executive director of the Rhode Resource Recovery Corporation about the recently released audit of the Central Landfill… ugh.
We’ve been getting really pummeled in the national media of late. It seems every state (well, except for California) has had a newpaper write an article with the tone of, “You think our economy is bad, take a look at Rhode Island’s! Just look at their unemployment rate! They have no industries at all. Just some schools! Whew, good thing …
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