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Rhode Island Worst State for Doctors, Report Says

March 31, 2015 by Patch.com

Patch.comRhode Island has the second-most competitive market and high malpractice payouts, according to the report. South Carolina topped the rankings. Massachusetts (28th) was the highest-ranked New England state. The average medical school graduate has ...

Malia Obama Dines in Providence During College Visit

March 25, 2015 by Patch.com

Patch.comMalia Obama had a chicken Caesar salad with a cranberry juice with seltzer and lime and sampled a few of the appetizers on the menu at XO Cafe in Providence on Tuesday as she toured the Brown University campus. The daughter of President Barack ...

Dorothy 'Claire' Murphy

March 22, 2015 by Lewiston Sun Journal

Lewiston Sun JournalShe was born March 7, 1923, in Providence, R.I., the daughter of William R. and Mary J. (O'Connor) Robertson. She was a 1942 graduate of East Providence High School. On Sept. 30, 1950, in East Providence, R.I., she married John J. Murphy; he died March ...

Bill Would Make Easy Opt-Out of PARCC Testing

March 18, 2015 by Patch.com

Patch.comGregg Amore has introduced legislation to allow parents and guardians of students in RI schools to opt out of the Partnership for the Assessment of Readiness for Colleges and Careers (PARCC) assessments and tests. ... parents would prefer their children to spend time in a classroom with a teacher, engaged in instruction and learning that includes the arts, sciences and social studies, rather than preparing for the PARCC testing, said the East Providence legislator, who teaches at East Providence High School.

EP Native, Senior Chief David Clauss, Serves Vital Role in Navy Reserve

February 25, 2015 by Patch.com

Patch.comClauss joined the Navy on active duty shortly after graduating from East Providence High School in 1982. By Mark Schieldrop (Patch Staff) February 25, 2015. Share. 0 Comments. EP Native, Senior Chief David Clauss, Serves Vital Role in Navy Reserve ...

NEARI Supports Parent Opt-Out of PARCC Testing

February 25, 2015 by Patch.com

Patch.comIn a statement, NEARI said “all Rhode Island parents must be made aware of their right to opt their child(ren) out of high-stakes standardized assessments, and that there is an over-abundance of these tests in Rhode Island public schools. The Rhode Island ...

Owners' vision: A state-of-the-art home for RI Red Sox

February 23, 2015 by The Providence Journal

Whether you live in Pawtucket or you live in Westerly or you live in East Providence or you live in Central Falls, we're all Rhode Islanders. This is Rhode Island's team.” Skeffington and Boston Red Sox president Larry Lucchino headline a group of investors ... and $200,000 into studies that will determine the feasibility of the I-195 land for a 10,000-seat stadium that would be the home to the Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox as well as, he hopes, various high school and college tournaments and summer concerts.

ChemArt Exposes Students to Manufacturing Industry

February 13, 2015 by Quality Magazine

LINCOLN, R.I. — A new partnership between ChemArt and the East Providence Area Career and Technical Center has given high school seniors the opportunity to explore various career opportunities within the manufacturing industry. The project enables ...

R.I. bill would legalize office pools, friendly wagers

February 1, 2015 by The Providence Journal

The Providence JournalThe law was largely ignored until 1992, when a high-profile bust at the state Department of Education left two state employees facing charges. “I think it's like Prohibition,” Amore, an East Providence High School history teacher, said in a telephone interview on ...

Jan. 31 high school wrestling roundup: Updated at 9:29 pm

January 31, 2015 by Times Herald-Record

Minisink Valley, the state's top-ranked team, improved to 29-0 with wins over North Plainfield, N.J. (46-21), Northern Highlands, N.J. (76-6) and East Providence, R.I. (61-12) in Slate Hill. Connor Greiner (113) went 3-0 with three pins for Minisink Valley.

High school graduation rates up in R.I.

January 29, 2015 by The Providence Journal

Several high schools improved their four-year rates by more than 5 percentage points over the past year, including East Providence High School, Tiverton High School, Toll Gate High School in Warwick, West Warwick Senior High School, and William E.

Another day off for students living in larger cities

January 29, 2015 by Providence Eyewitness News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Schools are back open in many communities Thursday. But, for kids living in some of the larger cities in the area, they have another day off. Crews in Cranston, East Providence, Pawtucket, Attleboro, Fall River and New Bedford ...

R.I. cities, towns say most roads should be cleared by Thursday

January 28, 2015 by The Providence Journal

The Providence JournalObstructed sidewalks was one of the reasons Mayor Jorge O. Elorza cited when Providence closed its schools Wednesday and Cranston and Pawtucket likewise cited it when announcing their schools would be closed again Thursday. And they could get to ...

Rhode Island College to lower flag for student who died

January 27, 2015 by The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE, R.I.Rhode Island College has announced the death of a 20-year-old political science major. Corey Agin, a graduate of East Providence High School who studied engineering at Drexel University in Philadelphia before transferring to RIC, ...

'Random Act of Kindness' Contest Raises Anti-Bullying Awareness

January 21, 2015 by Patch.com

A statewide contest plans to create anti-bullying messages across Rhode Island. All middle school and high school students in the state have the chance to win cash prizes and an invitation to the Community Against Bullying in Schools' annual gala.

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