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OSM: West Warwick
8:47 am
Sun May 23, 2010

Fighting Bob Quinn and the Bloodless Revolution

Photo courtesy of the Secretary of State's office.

West Warwick, R.I. – Robert Quinn, a son of West Warwick, was an architect of the most momentous Rhode Island political upheaval of the 20th century.

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OSM: West Warwick
8:47 am
Sun May 23, 2010

West Warwick: an old mill town looks for a new way forward

Photo from the Pawtuxet Valley Historical Society via the West Warwick Public Library.

West Warwick, R.I. – Ida Lancelotta probably knows West Warwick better than anyone alive. She was born here 100 years ago - in 1910 - and now lives at the Westview Health Center, an assisted living facility in town.

"I was happy at home," Lancelotta says. "I mean, they made it happy for you. My mother used to make macaroni. She sued to make everything home made, a garden. We had everything we wanted."

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RIPR News
7:02 am
Fri May 21, 2010

RI lawmakers debate casino gambling

RIPR News
4:58 am
Fri May 21, 2010

RI unemployment dips to 12.5 percent

A Help Wanted sign is seen in the window of Fellini Pizzeria in Providence. Rhode Island?s unemployment rate declined fractionally in April for the second straight month. Photo by Alex Nunes.
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RIPR News
4:50 am
Fri May 21, 2010

RI's new Democratic chairman on this week's Roundtable

Special guest Ed Pacheco, Rhode Island?s new state Democratic chairman. Photo by Alex Nunes.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The fallout from the bleak fiscal outlook in Central Falls. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Joining us as usual is University of Rhode Island political science professor Maureen Moakley, and WRNI political analyst Scott MacKay. Our special guest is Ed Pacheco, Rhode Island's new state Democratic chairman, and a state representative from Burrillville. Here's our host, Ian Donnis

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RI Business
1:49 pm
Thu May 20, 2010

Thank you for your patience

Providence, R.I. – WRNI's new website was experiencing a delay in its on-air stream earlier today. We have corrected the problem. If you continue to have an interruption, please email Alex Nunes. Thanks for your patience, and we hope you enjoy the new site!

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RI Business
1:49 pm
Thu May 20, 2010

Thank you for your patience

Providence, R.I. – WRNI's new website was experiencing a delay in its on-air stream earlier today. We have corrected the problem. If you continue to have an interruption, please email Alex Nunes. Thanks for your patience, and we hope you enjoy the new site!

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RIPR News
4:53 am
Thu May 20, 2010

Central Falls goes broke

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