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Alzheimer’s Association R.I. chapter hosting multiple events in June

PROVIDENCE – Alzheimer’s disease affects more than 23,000 people and 53,000 caregivers in Rhode Island, and it is the fifth-leading cause of death in...

McKee fined $250 for failing to disclose outside-funded travel

PROVIDENCE – Lt. Gov. Daniel J. McKee will pay a $250 civil fine to resolve a complaint before the R.I. Ethics Commission on his...

Students win $12K in scholarships in Lt. Gov. pitch competition

PROVIDENCE – Nine Rhode Island high school students were awarded $12,000 in postsecondary scholarships in the Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge pitch competition on Saturday,...

Raimondo, McKee urge passage of utility reform bill following Newport gas...

NEWPORT – Following a multiday gas-service interruption on Aquidneck Island in January that left thousands without heat, legislation has been proposed to allow the...

Lt. Gov.’s Entrepreneurship Challenge finalists announced

PROVIDENCE – Lt. Gov. Daniel J. McKee announced the five finalist teams of the Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge Thursday.The challenge, which is a business...

McKee unveils plan to lower state paint-recycling fees

PROVIDENCE – Lt. Gov. Daniel J. McKee has announced a plan to reduce the paint-recycling fees imposed on consumers by Paint Care, a multimillion-dollar...
GOV. GINA M. RAIMONDO and Lt. Gov. Daniel J. McKee are not entirely in agreement over the response of National Grid Rhode Island to the recent storms. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO / COURTESY TOWN OF CUMBERLAND

Did National Grid do a good job restoring power to the...

While the official responses to the speed and effectiveness of National Grid Rhode Island are contradictory – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo thinks the utility...
PUBLIC RESPONSE to National Grid Rhode Island's storm preparedness was mixed. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/DANIEL ACKER

National Grid, Raimondo differ with McKee on utility’s response to March...

PROVIDENCE — National Grid Rhode Island has restored electric service to most of the initial 150,000 who lost power during the March 2 nor’easter,...

NatGrid misread storm. Now what?

National Grid Rhode Island is under fire in the aftermath of the Oct. 29-30 storm that left tens of thousands of Rhode Islanders without...
LT. GOV. Daniel J. McKee has filed a motion to block a proposed rate hike by National Grid PLC. / COURTESY OFFICE OF THE LT. GOV.

McKee calls National Grid rate hike ‘unacceptable’

WARWICK – Lt. Gov. Daniel J. McKee has filed a motion to block a proposed rate hike that would increase monthly electricity costs for...
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