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Disadvantaged neighborhoods, crime-ridden streets, a racial divide splitting a city into two and high unemployment rates among racial minorities: They are all problems Rhode Island communities say they are ready to tackle, with the help of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston's Working Cities Challenge.

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Bristol County Savings shows largest deposit growth in region

Bristol County Savings Bank realized the largest market-share gain for deposits in the Providence metropolitan area for banks that have more than 1 percent of the total deposits in the region during … 6 hours ago

PWCVB holding annual meeting in November

The Providence Warwick Convention and Visitors Bureau’s annual meeting will be held on Nov. 1 at the Rhode Island Convention Center, according to an announcement by the organization on Friday. 8 hours ago

SmartAsset: Washington County best property tax value

Washington County residents get the most “bang for their buck” when it comes to what they pay in property taxes, according to a recent study by SmartAsset. 9 hours ago

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