(Updated, 9:10 p.m.)
An East Greenwich health and wellness program provider has been cited for nine serious violations by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration for inadequately protecting its employees against exposure from contaminated needlesticks and blood-born pathogens.
A modified plan for the Providence streetcar system will come before the City Council this week, one that connects South Providence to Providence Station, instead of crossing the river into College Hill.
Once heavy lifting of the fiscal 2016 budget was behind it, the General Assembly faced some important end-of-session work.
Unfortunately, one proposal that stood out for action – but was denied – is what Gov. Gina M. Raimondo has named …