Almost 5,000 people have signed a petition calling for Kmart to ensure that its workers have enough time off on Thanksgiving, part of a backlash against retailers that are open during the holiday.
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Alex and Ani is taking over sponsorship of the Providence Rink, and Mayor Angel Taveras will discuss the details of the city’s agreement with the Cranston jewelry maker at Thursday afternoon at the skating rink.
Total general revenue again exceeded expectations for the first four months of the fiscal year, as well as for the month of October, according to information released by the state Department Revenue on Wednesday.
The R.I. Coastal Resources Management Council has unanimously approved the final submerged lands lease and two joint licenses and assents for Deepwater Wind’s five-turbine wind project off Block Island at its meeting last week.