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Providence Tomorrow process faces a measure of skepticism

“The people of Providence will get the Providence that they want, the Providence that they deserve.”  
By CLAIRE HARLAN-OSI  |  March 21, 2007

Lyrical gangstas

In 1997, David Riley and four other Tenants Harbor poets decided to become what he calls “ambassadors for poetry in a prose-laden world.”
Tenants Harbor group pushes poetry
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  November 01, 2006

Activist Yurdin targets Ward One council seat

In 2002, David Segal emerged victorious in a four-way City Council race in Providence’s Ward One, becoming the first and only Green Party member to win election in Rhode Island.
Talking Politics, Pt. 1
By IAN DONNIS  |  June 28, 2006

Providence’s abrupt park plan takes Jewelry District by surprise

The Cicilline administration’s intention to announce “plans for a major new waterfront park” during a press conference at the intersection of Eddy and Ship streets has taken Jewelry District residents by surprise, reviving complaints about City Hall’s c
City watch
By IAN DONNIS  |  April 19, 2006