Sunday Jul 6
Rhode Island Parents Petition School District to Opt Out of Common Core
Where states are failing to repeal the controversial Common Core standards, many parents have decided to take matters into their own hands and petition their local school districts to drop the nationalized standards and replace them with others of their choosing.
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Tue Jul 01, 2014
Advocate for education, to retire after 45 years in school system
DEFINITION OF AN EDUCATOR: Robert Bushell explains the value of a dictionary during the Warwick Rotary Club's distribution of the books to all third graders in 2010.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Sheehan Seeks Another Senate Term
Senator James C. Sheehan announced Monday that he will be running for re-election to the State Senate in District 36 .
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Miss East Greenwich is 1st Runner Up in Miss Rhode Island Pageant
A new Miss Rhode Island was crowned Saturday night. Ivy DePew, Miss Providence, and a 2014 Master of Public Policy graduate of Brown University, is Miss Rhode Island 2014.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
2nd Ward's Lynn Ceglie is Running for City Council
Lynn U. Ceglie, a child outreach screener for East Bay Community Action, announced her intention to run for the Newport City Council seat representing the 2nd Ward.
Ivy DePew, Brown University MPA Graduate, Crowned as Miss RI 2014
This past Saturday evening, June 14, Ivy DePew, Miss Providence, was crowned Miss RI 2014 at Roberts Hall at Rhode Island College.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
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New Miss Rhode Island Crowned
A new Miss Rhode Island was crowned Saturday night! Ivy DePew, Miss Providence, and a 2014 Master of Arts graduate of Brown University, is Miss Rhode Island 2014.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
The Miami Herald
16 young women vie for Miss Rhode Island title
The winner of the contest set for Saturday evening at Rhode Island College will represent the state in the Miss America pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in September.