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It was business as usual in Westerly this year until pop star Taylor Swift came to town. The singer’s purchase of a $17 million mansion on the beach in exclusive Watch Hill added celebrity sightings and trespassing dramas to sandcastles, fudge and the usual seaside entertainment. At screenprinting company J. Mack Studios, owner Kevin Adams occasionally uses T-shirts as a creative outlet and decided to design and produce a Swift-inspired shirt in honor of his hometown’s new most famous resident. While Adams never found out what Swift thought of his shirt, he did hear from corporate protectors of the Taylor Swift brand who asked him to stop, setting off a David-versus-Goliath gossip-column sensation. more
Hasbro will produce toys for two upcoming DreamWorks Animation movies, the companies announced Wednesday. more
GTECH’s revenue and profit increased in the second quarter of 2013, the company announced Tuesday in its first earnings report since its re-naming and reorganization in January. more
The Trinity Repertory Company added three actors to its resident acting company roster, the State Theater of Rhode Island announced Monday. more
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Jewelry designer Alex and Ani LLC will be the official title sponsor of the Patriots Cheerleaders for the next three years, Patriots owners and Alex and Ani CEO Giovanni Feroce announced Friday. more
Rainy weekends made June a difficult month for hotels in Newport and Middletown, with a 7.3 percent decline in occupancy compared with last June, according to figures supplied by Discover Newport. more
Toy and game maker Hasbro Inc. posted net income of $36.5 million, or 28 cents per diluted share, during the second quarter of 2013, a 16 percent drop from the $43.4 million, or 33 cents per diluted share, reported during the second quarter of 2012. more
Voters in Springfield, Mass., approved a host community agreement with MGM Resorts International Tuesday, a significant step forward for the company’s plan to build a major resort casino complex in the city’s South End, the Boston Business Journal reported Wednesday. more
The New York Yankees, New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox all rank among the 11 most valuable sports teams in the world, according to a new list compiled and released by Forbes. more
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