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Southside Community Land Trust received $596,517 in federal funding to create more training opportunities for beginning farmers throughout the state over the next three years, Rhode Island’s congressional delegation said Thursday. more
Editor's note: This is the fourth and final installment in a series exploring how well Rhode Island cities and towns are funding municipal pension and benefit plans and the public-policy ramifications. Hours after a Rhode Island Superior … more
If the state's public officials want to make a real difference in Rhode Island's future, they should spend less time on getting to the bottom of the 38 Studios mess and more, a lot more, on the looming public-finance meltdown over unfunded liabilities for local pensions and other post-employment benefits (also known as OPEBs). more
TIVERTON – The Town Council closed the door on outlet shopping in the Industrial Park. Council members voted to reject a new, smaller proposal by Legacy Development of Kansas City, Mo., to build a shopping plaza on 108 acres in the site, … more
The accountability movement that has focused on K-12 public education is moving into higher education, with greater calls for performance-based funding. In Rhode Island, a year after its introduction, performance-based incentive funding was … more
David Zuller has been appointed program administrator of the Rhode Island Treasury's Crime Victims Compensation Program. He served as a public-safety operations supervisor for the Boston University Medical Center since 2009, previously serving as a … more
1Senate right not to ban vaping PUBLISHED IN PRINT: JULY 22 The R.I. Senate made the right decision when it chose not to pass a ban on the use of e-cigarettes, or "vaping," early in the morning on the last day of the legislative … more
Rhode Island will receive eight awards totaling $774,322 for health center quality improvements and to provide comprehensive care. more
The R.I. State Council on the Arts said applications are available for organizations and individuals interested in various grants. more
Consumer confidence rose last week from a three-month low as Americans felt better about the economy, their financial situation and the buying climate, according to the weekly Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index released Thursday. more
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