Ehlayna Napolitano

Ehlayna Napolitano

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Ehlayna Napolitano is a reporter and editor who has covered a variety of topics, including local politics as a beat reporter and national topics at an app designed for children. She has a degree from Hofstra University, an incurable love for dogs and history, and an addiction to the 24-hour news cycle.

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Articles by Ehlayna Napolitano

LIHEAP Helps People Weather Life's Storms
May 16, 2018 No Commentby

LIHEAP Helps People Weather Life’s Storms

Though the winter months are over, there is a national program aimed at ensuring that low-income households retain heat and other ...

InvestiGATE: Sunshine Week
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

InvestiGATE: Sunshine Week

Each March, journalists and freedom of information advocates mark Sunshine Week. Sunshine Week, so named because of the Sunshine Act, ...

InvestiGATE: The Relationship between Public and Charter Schools
February 28, 2018 No Commentby

InvestiGATE: The Relationship between Public and Charter Schools

There are 299 primary and secondary schools in Rhode Island, a combination of traditional public schools, charter schools, state-operated schools ...

Where the Chickens Come Home to Roost
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Where the Chickens Come Home to Roost

Eight years ago, Steve Stycos of the Cranston City Council proposed an ordinance to allow chickens to be kept in ...

Medical Marijuana in a Hospital Setting
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

Medical Marijuana in a Hospital Setting

A hospital stay for a Rhode Island resident meant she was not able to use her physician-directed medical marijuana, which ...

Conflict in East Greenwich Heats Up
December 20, 2017 No Commentby

Conflict in East Greenwich Heats Up

Protesters arrived to an East Greenwich Town Council meeting last month. Their goal: Make their voices heard, without saying a ...

East Greenwich Focuses on Town Transparency
December 6, 2017 No Commentby

East Greenwich Focuses on Town Transparency

A new organizing group in East Greenwich has taken matters of town transparency into their own hands. Engaged East Greenwich ...

Healthcare, One Year Post-Election
November 1, 2017 No Commentby

Healthcare, One Year Post-Election

Perhaps the image of healthcare burned most freshly in the nation’s collective mind is the repeated struggles to repeal the ...

Columbus: A Legend with a Terrifying Legacy
October 4, 2017 No Commentby

Columbus: A Legend with a Terrifying Legacy

The Americas existed for centuries before what is commonly referred to as their discovery in 1492; the region was home ...

Battery B First Rhode Island Light Artillery Lives History
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

Battery B First Rhode Island Light Artillery Lives History

Phil DeMaria was standing guard over an army camp one night, talking with the other guard on duty, watching over ...