Reed: Federal Funds Foster Clean Drinking Water Reed: Federal Funds Foster Clean Drinking Water
Reed: Federal Funds Foster Clean Drinking Water
Court: Collecting Nomination Paper Signatures Electronically OK Court: Collecting Nomination Paper Signatures Electronically OK
Court: Collecting Nomination Paper Signatures Electronically OK
Driver Arrested for Stolen Plates June 13 Driver Arrested for Stolen Plates June 13
Driver Arrested for Stolen Plates June 13
Solomon Extends Tax Deadline Till Aug. 15 Solomon Extends Tax Deadline Till Aug. 15
Solomon Extends Tax Deadline Till Aug. 15
Thundermist: Malek to Aid Doctors, Fight Burnout Thundermist: Malek to Aid Doctors, Fight Burnout
Thundermist: Malek to Aid Doctors, Fight Burnout

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  • Reed: Federal Funds Foster Clean Drinking Water

    By: Rob Borkowski

    WASHINGTON, DC –  U.S. Senator Jack Reed has announced $21,789,000 in Congressionally-appropriated State Revolving Funds (SRFs) for clean drinking water infrastructure projects in Rhode Island. Administered by the U.S. Environmental […]

  • [CREDIT: RI.gov] Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. District Court ruled that candidates may collect signatures electronically to keep themselves and voters safe. All nomination papers must be printed before returning. No completed nomination papers will be accepted back electronically.

    Court: Collecting Nomination Paper Signatures Electronically OK

    [CREDIT: RI.gov] Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. District Court ruled that candidates may collect signatures electronically to keep themselves and voters safe. All nomination papers must be printed before returning. No completed nomination papers will be accepted back electronically. By: Rob Borkowski

    PROVIDENCE, RI — The COVID-19 pandemic will be with us through the 2020 election season, so a July 25 ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Mary S. McElroy allows candidates […]

  • Warwick City Hall

    Solomon Extends Tax Deadline Till Aug. 15

    Warwick City Hall By: Rob Borkowski

    WARWICK, RI — On Monday, Mayor Joseph J. Solomon announced a grace period for first quarter real estate and personal property taxes, normally due July 15,  extending the tax deadline […]

Business

  • [CREDIT: Thundermist] Dr. Matthew Malek is Thundermist Health Center's new Medical Director of Provider Experience.

    Thundermist: Malek to Aid Doctors, Fight Burnout

    [CREDIT: Thundermist] Dr. Matthew Malek is Thundermist Health Center's new Medical Director of Provider Experience. By: Rob Borkowski

    WARWICK, RI —Thundermist Health Center, headquartered in Warwick, has announced Dr. Matthew Malek is its new Medical Director of Provider Experience. The medical director of provider experience is a new […]

  • Congress OKs PPP Extension Till Aug. 8

    By: Rob Borkowski

    WASHINGTON, DC – Late last night, Congress unanimously voted to extend the U.S. Small Business Administration’s authority to approve Paycheck Protection Program, PPP, loans through Aug. 8, sending the measure […]

  • [CREDIT: NIAID RML] This transmission electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S. Virus particles are shown emerging from the surface of cells cultured in the lab. The spikes on the outer edge of the virus particles give coronaviruses their name.

    No Masks Increase Dining & Movie COVID-19 Risk

    [CREDIT: NIAID RML] This transmission electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S. Virus particles are shown emerging from the surface of cells cultured in the lab. The spikes on the outer edge of the virus particles give coronaviruses their name. By: Rob Borkowski

    Eating or drinking through a mask is challenging, so restaurants cleared for indoor dining during the pandemic let patrons take them off, as will Showcase Cinemas on Quaker Lane starting July 3, increasing COVID-19 risk for diners & movie-goers.

Schools

  • [CREDIT: Rob Borkowski] Warwick Public Schools Administration is located at 69 Draper Ave.

    Warwick Schools Seek New Tech Director

    [CREDIT: Rob Borkowski] Warwick Public Schools Administration is located at 69 Draper Ave. By: Joe Siegel

    WARWICK – The School Department will be advertising for a new Tech Director following the resignation of Director of Technology Douglas Alexander. The School Committee, which had considered, and rejected, […]

  • [CREDIT: Warwick Public Schools] The Warwick School Committee voted on a $6 million bus budget cut to balance their FY21 budget Wednesday night.

    School Committee Votes $6M Bus Budget Cut

    [CREDIT: Warwick Public Schools] The Warwick School Committee voted on a $6 million bus budget cut to balance their FY21 budget Wednesday night. By: Joe Siegel

    WARWICK – In an effort to fill a $6.3 million budget gap for FY21, the Warwick School Committee voted 3-2 Wednesday on a $6 million bus budget cut. Anthony Ferrucci, […]

  • [CREDIT: Rob Borkowski] Warwick Public Schools Administration at 69 Draper Ave. The Warwick School Committee will consider $6 million in Warwick Schools cuts Wednesday.

    Warwick Schools Cuts: Committee Eyes $6.3M Trim

    [CREDIT: Rob Borkowski] Warwick Public Schools Administration at 69 Draper Ave. The Warwick School Committee will consider $6 million in Warwick Schools cuts Wednesday. By: Joe Siegel

    WARWICK, RI — School Committee members meet Wednesday with $6.3 million in Warwick Schools cuts from their $181.4 million FY21 budget request ahead of them, a little less than the […]

All Politics are Local

  • The Coalition works collaboratively to create and advance lasting solutions to prevent and end homelessness in Rhode Island.

    Frumerie: Racism, Poverty Intertwined

    The Coalition works collaboratively to create and advance lasting solutions to prevent and end homelessness in Rhode Island. By: Rob Borkowski

    Editor’s note: Juneteenth, falling June 19, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, marks the day in 1865 when Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas with news that slavery […]

  • The ACLU of RI has voiced voting and discrimination concerns relating to curfews set tonight in Providence, Warwick and Cranston following a riot at Providence Place Mall June 1.

    ACLU: RI City Curfews Raise Voter, Discrimination Concerns

    The ACLU of RI has voiced voting and discrimination concerns relating to curfews set tonight in Providence, Warwick and Cranston following a riot at Providence Place Mall June 1. By: Warwick Post Staff

    After the the imposition of curfews this evening by the cities of Cranston, Providence and Warwick, the ACLU of Rhode Island issued the following statement: The imposition of blanket curfews […]

  • [CREDIT: White House] President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Trump has been delaying using the DPA to provide supplies in the COVID-19 fight.

    COVID-19 Deaths: Sacrifices Trump’s Willing to Make

    [CREDIT: White House] President Donald Trump delivers remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Trump has been delaying using the DPA to provide supplies in the COVID-19 fight. By: Warwick Post Staff

    For the past 56 days, President Donald J. Trump has woken up, witnessed undeniable evidence that the country faces a deadly public health crisis in COVID-19, then decided to just let a lot of us die.

House and Home

  • [CREDIT: Wallethub] Wallethub has ranked Warwick 114 out of 178 in their assessment oof the best cities to be a real estate agent.

    Warwick Real Estate Booming With National Trend

    [CREDIT: Wallethub] Wallethub has ranked Warwick 114 out of 178 in their assessment oof the best cities to be a real estate agent. By: Rob Borkowski

     Source: WalletHub WARWICK, RI — WalletHub’s recent assessment of the best places in the U.S. to be a real estate agent place Warwick on the map at 114 out […]

  • Matt Patty Team Hosts Thanksgiving Pie Giveaway

    By: Rob Borkowski

    CRANSTON, RI — This Thanksgiving, The Matt Patty team launched their first annual pie giveaway for past and current clients. The real estate agency gave away 30 pies, apple and pumpkin, to past […]

  • Patty: Housing Market May Be Nearing Crossroads

    By: Rob Borkowski

    For the last several years,  increasing home prices for sellers and low interest rates for buyers have created a historically positive housing market, but mixed metrics in the local and […]