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Economic Activity
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During its December meeting the R.I. State Council on the Arts awarded 68 grants totaling $164,890 to local schools, organizations, community centers and artists, according to a Thursday statement by the group. more
Fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, showing a healthy job market at the start of 2017. more
Texas-based retailer and distributor Tandy Leather Factory has opened a retail store in Johnston, its third site in New England and first in Rhode Island. more
A waterfront home at 94 Powaget Ave., Charlestown, sold recently for $1.35 million. more
The number of young people living with their parents has reached a percentage not seen since the World War II era. more
New housing is expanding into the Jewelry District, with active construction of a six-story apartment and commercial building now underway on Hospital Street. more
Jean Clarke is a Realtor with Re/Max River’s Edge, who specializes in East Providence, Pawtucket and other towns near and over the Massachusetts line. A real estate agent since 1986, she spoke to Providence Business News about trends on the eastern side of Providence. more
In a surprise turn of events, Invenergy Thermal Development LLC has secured an $18.4 million water-supply contract with Johnston, not Woonsocket. more
An indoor go-kart track opened last week at Collyer Entertainment Complex, and there are plans to add bowling and billiards, a restaurant, sports bar, indoor playground for children and event rooms, in April. more
A total of $11.7 million was invested in Rhode Island venture capital-backed companies in the fourth quarter, bringing the total investment for the year to $23.7 million. more
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