How long does House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello want to remain Rhode Island’s most powerful lawmaker? He might not be having his “Sandlot,” moment, but he isn’t planning to pack his bags anytime soon. 8:31 a.m.
As the days of the legislative session wane, the leaders in the House and Senate are working on a compromise bill that would allow childhood sexual abuse victims to sue perpetrators and the institutions that enabled them. 6:00 a.m.
Rhode Island was the first state to have an offshore wind farm. Now it’s seeking to become a leader in the entire wind industry. There aren’t too many places the size of Rhode Island that still have morning-to-night, all-local talk radio programs, but the business continues to thrive here. 8:19 a.m.
While talk radio crackles on airwaves across the country, few places of its size have the kind of intensive morning-to-night all-local talk programs that have long been a fixture in Rhode Island, observers say. 6:01 a.m.