RI Co. board prepares for shortfall
In its last meeting of 2014, the Rock Island County Board approved two tax anticipation loans Tuesday, one for the county?s general fund and the other for Hope Creek Care Center.
Hope listeners like 'Mein Hawaa': Lata
Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar is looking forward to the audiences' reaction to her new album "Mein Hawaa", in which she has collaborated with her sister Asha Bhosle after three decades.
Hope listeners like 'Mein Hawaa': Lata Mangeshkar
Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar is looking forward to the audiences' reaction to her new album "Mein Hawaa", in which she has collaborated with her sister Asha Bhosle after three decades.
Refugees from ?13 Zamboanga fighting neglected, says Refugees Int?l
WASHINGTON, DC --An international refugee assistance organization is calling attention to the conflict-ridden southern island of Mindanao, where it says thousands of ethnic minority families have been displaced for over a year without sufficient water and facing emergency-level malnutrition. In its latest report,Philippines: Displaced and Forgotten in Zamboanga, Refugees International (RI) is ...
RI things to know: Pension lawsuit, nightclub fire
A jury could decide the fate of a pension overhaul designed to save $4 billion, the state signs off on a memorial to the deadly nightclub fire in West Warwick and an advocate for gay marriage wins a yearslong fight to...
23 top tweets describing #2014In5Words
The year 2014 is winding down and it is time to usher in a New Year filled with enthusiasm and hope for a better future. But before the curtains fall, here is what Indian Twitterati have to say about the year that was.
RI church buys Ericsson school at auction
The largely Hispanic Ericsson Elementary School in Moline has been sold ? almost.
RI group to hold vigil against gun violence - News, Weather and Classifieds for Southern New England
The Rhode Island Coalition Against Gun Violence is hoping to remember all of the victims of the Sandy Hook tragedy and all lives lost as result of gun violence.
$225 million approved for bridge work in RI
By News Staffnews@abc6.comMillions of dollars will be put towards helping to keep Rhode Island bridges up to date.The State's Turnpike and Bridge Authority approved the $225 million budget on Wednesday to spend on road resurfacing, repairs, and underwater inspections.The money will help maintain the Pell, Jamestown, Mount Hope, and Sakonnet River Bridges over the next decade.(C) WLNE-TV 2014
New Couple Alert: Vivica A. Fox Is Dating Actor Robert Ri?chard
Vivica Fox?s cougar game is strong! After parting ways with Atlanta promoter Omar White in 2011 (who was 26 when they started dating), the 50-year-old actress has snagged herself a new boo in actor Robert Ri?chard, best known for his roles on Cousin Skeeter and UPN?s One on One. According to reports, she has been [?]