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Hospitality & Tourism
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PAWTUCKET – Narragansett Brewing Co. CEO Mark Hellendrung is making good on longstanding plans to bring the brew back to Rhode Island, partnering with the owners of The Guild on a new craft-brewing consortium. Hellendrung, who grew up in … more
As state leaders labor to move on from the firestorm that followed the rollout of a $5 million tourism marketing campaign, a key question remains: What happened? Gov. Gina M. Raimondo on April 1 responded to widespread criticism by dropping … more
The Breakers Welcome Center will receive a $1.5 million contribution from the estate of Helen D. Buchanan, according to the Preservation Society of Newport County, which said it is the largest one-time cash donation in the society’s history. more
With millions of dollars in scholarships on the line, teams of culinary students from throughout the state competed recently in the opening round of an annual national culinary cooking and restaurant-management competition. The National … more
At a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe took the first step in the construction of its billion-dollar First Light Resort & Casino. Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal … more
Since October, I have been chairing a House commission studying the potential for growing tourism through a coordinated marketing effort. I sponsored the bill creating this commission because I firmly believe Rhode Island needs an ad campaign that effectively conveys our state’s unique identity to tourists. more
Bristol is one of the 18 most fascinating small cities and towns to visit in the country, according to Expedia.com. more
Five percent hotel tax collections increased over the year by nearly 6 percent in October, and jumped almost 13 percent when comparing the first four months of the fiscal year with the same period last year, the state Department of Revenue reported this week. more
Meeting and convention business was so strong in the Providence/Warwick area in the second half of 2015 that it pushed up demand for rooms for the individual traveler, in turn driving up room rates. more
One percent meal and beverage tax collections increased 8.1 percent, and 1 percent hotel tax collections rose 3.9 percent, when comparing December with December 2014, the state Department of Revenue said this week. more
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