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Local 1 percent meal and beverage tax collections increased 8.3 percent over the year in July, growing to $2.8 million, the state Department of Revenue said Monday. more
Five grants totaling $602,580 were awarded to the University of Rhode Island by The Champlin Foundations in support of technology and equipment acquisition in the communications, engineering, pharmacy and health sciences departments, according to a statement by the school on Monday. more
Gear up for another year of two halves. more
Investments in developments in Providence and Warwick are expected to create or preserve more than 230 units of housing and support nearly 150 jobs, Rhode Island Housing said recently. more
The state’s Current Conditions Index remains at 75 for the third consecutive month, according to Leonard Lardaro, a University of Rhode Island economist. more
Private industry costs for employee compensation in the Northeast were highest among the four national regions in September at $39.06 per hour, the New England Information Office of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday. more
The Massachusetts economy is growing at a moderate, but steady, pace, according to the latest issue of MassBenchmarks, the journal of the Massachusetts economy published by the University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute in collaboration with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. more
Consumer confidence jumped more than forecast this month as Americans expressed the sunniest picture of their financial situation in 11 years, extending a boost following Donald Trump’s election victory. more
1Alex and Ani names new president POSTED ONLINE NOV. 10 Alex and Ani has named Cindy DiPietrantonio president of the jewelry-design company. PBN.com/Alex-and-Ani-names-new-president,118490 2 Proposed residential … more
After a steep run-up in the first half of the 2000s, Ocean State home prices crashed from the 2005 peak all the way to 2012, when residential real estate hit rock bottom. The good news is that these days, home prices are starting to develop … more
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