fb-pixel

⚓️

As part of a new initiative, the Boston Globe is expanding its Rhode Island coverage, and we want to hear from you. Send us your tips, thoughts, and ideas, and sign up for the daily briefing. With new stories published every day, we hope you enjoy our coverage of the Ocean State.

More Recent Stories


RHODE MAP

R.I.’s fascinating history on impeachment

As the House Intelligence Committee holds its first televised impeachment inquiry hearing this morning, there is little doubt where Rhode Island’s congressional delegation stands when it comes to ousting President Trump.

Rhode Island municipalities sue over new public employee contracts law

Sixteen Rhode Island municipalities announced Tuesday they’re suing the governor and legislative leaders over a new law that automatically extends expired municipal worker and teacher contracts.

Brown University student’s touching ‘Jeopardy!’ answer leads to emotional moment for Alex Trebek

The moment unfolded during an episode that aired Monday night. A video of the response has since been widely shared online.


RHODE MAP

It sure sounds like pro soccer is coming to Pawtucket

It looks like Pawtucket won’t go too long without a professional sports team.

Here are the 2019 SAT results for every school in R.I.

Check out how each school performed.

R.I. environmental officer opened fire after being hit by dirt bike, police say

Environmental police say the officer was enforcing a ban on dirt bikes at Big River Management Area in West Greenwich, R.I., when he was hit.

RHODE MAP

Are Providence leaders having second thoughts about the school takeover?

It has only been 11 days since the state took control of Providence schools, but some city leaders are already upset with how things are going.

‘Rhode Island is a diamond in the rough,’ founder of Providence jewelry business says

Suzanne Ellis Wernevi, founder and CEO of Luna & Stella fine jewelry in Providence. says education is key to the state’s success.

Rhode Island officer arrested after allegedly walking off with casino patron’s wallet

David Bradley, 59, of North Providence was allegedly seen in security footage picking up a wallet from the floor of the casino in Lincoln, R.I., where its owner had dropped it, and walking out.

Woman dies, another injured after falling down bar steps in Westerly, R.I.

A Rhode Island woman has died after falling down a set of concrete stairs at a bar in Westerly.

Former North Providence superintendent pleads no contest to embezzlement for misuse of credit card

Bridget Morisseau on Friday pleaded no contest to embezzlement for misuse of a school-issued credit card.