Breeze Blogs

Melanie Thibeault

As a recent college graduate who is all too familiar with the high cost of living in New England, looking at the prices to rent an apartment is at the top of my “things that cause me anxiety” list. Now a new study reaffirms my fear: the average renter in Rhode Island isn’t making enough hourly to... more

Ethan Shorey

Mayor Don Grebien wasted little time reaching out to Pawtucket Red Sox CEO Larry Lucchino following the death of team President Jim Skeffington. In a letter to Lucchino last Friday, he made it clear that Pawtucket very much wants to keep the team and he still wants the chance to make the city’s... more

Marcia Green

PROVIDENCE – We don't hear from the Antique Scrimshaw Collectors Association of Sandwich, Mass. too often. In fact, the group's press release of April 30 may be a first. Members are reaching out to the media to object to a proposed Rhode Island law that would effectively ban the trade of all things... more

Sandy Seoane

Jim Hummel took a look at some recent City Hall spending in his Oct. 2 report revealing that Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt's son and members of his baseball league were the only workers in a Woonsocket "summer jobs" program. According to documents obtained by Hummel, the workers - 10 boys between the... more