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Based on his public statements, John E. Taylor Jr., chairman of Twin River Worldwide Holdings Inc., is a man of great confidence. He is going to need it. Taylor's job makes him chief of the owner of Twin River Casino, one of several actors … more
Two gorgeously restored performing arts houses in Providence make a nice set of bookends, geographically speaking: Veterans Memorial Auditorium is perched on Smith Hill and Providence Performing Arts Center claims the other end of the skyline on … more
Chairman, CEO and President Brian Goldner has Hasbro Inc. on a growth trajectory in the corporate realm and as a sustaining philanthropic partner in Rhode Island. Goldner joined the world's third-largest toy company in 2000, becoming CEO in … more
Children need toys. Hasbro Inc., based in Pawtucket, has that angle covered. Children also need healthy food, strong families, good medical care and economically thriving communities. Alan G. Hassenfeld, a son of the family that founded … more
People who stumbled upon the first prototype for WaterFire Providence in 1994 could be forgiven for responding with a puzzled "huh?" and then moving along. Who knew this odd public art event would bring millions of people and hundreds of millions of … more
As the ocean has evolved from a commercial transportation asset into a leisure-time facilitator, Rhode Island has kept up with the transition. Thus, while fishing and trade still have a significant presence in Narragansett Bay and along the Ocean … more
StyleWeek Northeast will say goodbye after its signature swimwear event on June 12 at the Rooftop at the Providence G. more
(Updated 2:12 p.m.) A request for proposals is being sought for a study of McCoy Stadium and the surrounding area by the Pawtucket Red Sox and city and state officials. more
Free rail service will be provided to this weekend’s Rhode Island National Guard Open House Air Show at Quonset State Airport, allowing individuals to board either at the Providence or Warwick MBTA stops. more
Thirty-nine years ago, on May 25, 1977, a movie was released with a somewhat ridiculous name: “Star Wars.” (It’s now called “Episode IV: A New Hope.”) Almost no one thought that it would do well, and nobody could have predicted it would become the defining saga of our era. How did it manage to do that? more
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