The 2015 Summer Youth Work Experience Program has 1,040 workers ranging in age from 14 to 24, many of whom would have had few other options to earn wages this summer.
The long-running program has been in place since the 1990s and is funded …
The Ocean State jewelry industry today is a shadow of what it looked like in its heyday, but Rhode Island College and some local businesses are collaborating to keep the craft alive.
The school's undergraduate jewelry-design program is just …
The state has reached a final agreement with SEIU District 1199 New England regarding family child care providers who are a part of Rhode Island’s Child Care Assistance Program, Gov. Gina M. Raimondo announced Friday.
Entrepreneurship in a box?
That's part of the concept of Truepreneurs, a new limited liability company formed last year in Providence by 23-year-old founder and "chief of progress" Brandon Monti.
Truepreneurs sells an educational …
1The center is co-hosting an upcoming trade mission to Taiwan and South Korea, for a week in August. Why are these countries, in particular, important for Rhode Island business to cultivate?
Rhode Island is very strong in the defense, …
R.I. General Treasurer Seth Magaziner said that the recent restructuring of a $175 million general obligation bond will fund economic-development and school-construction initiatives included in the budget.