Updated October 4 at 8:04pm
Economic Activity
1527 results total, viewing 551 - 560
Since May 5, thousands of visitors have flocked to the Volvo Ocean Race Village at Fort Adams State Park, but downtown merchants said they had mixed experiences in welcoming the tourists. more
Fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, pushing the average over the past month to the lowest level in 15 years and underscoring labor-market strength. more
American shoppers’ reluctance to open their wallets has economists stumped. more
The promoter of “Ironman” events will forfeit $2.8 million raised from an illegal lottery that gave athletes a chance to enter its annual championship in Hawaii. more
President of Lila Delman Real Estate discusses luxury-property sales in Rhode Island. more
Construction of a $21 million expansion and renovation of St. Clare-Newport has begun. The project will expand the skilled nursing facility from 47 to 60 beds, with all private rooms and bathrooms arranged in a “household” model for care. more
The town of Cumberland saw its most expensive single-family home sale in the past eight years this month. more
Pet Food Experts Inc., a national distributor of independent pet foods, will move into a new headquarters this year in the Benjamin C. Chester Building in downtown Pawtucket. more
Site work has begun for construction of a four-story, 198-room hotel and conference center to replace the 1950s-era Seaview Hotel. more
Providence College contributed nearly $200 million to the economies of the state of Rhode Island and the city of Providence in fiscal 2014, according to a study by the college’s Office of Public Affairs, Community and Government Relations. more
« Prev | 1 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 153 | Next »