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BOSTON – The state's total unemployment rate remained at 4.6 percent in June, the Mass. Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development announced last week. The preliminary job estimates from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed … more
WESTERLY – Washington Trust Bancorp Inc., parent of The Washington Trust Co., plans to open two branches, Chairman and CEO Joseph J. MarcAurele said last week. The first would open later this year on the East Side of Providence on … more
PROVIDENCE – Legislation creating a tax exemption for certain residential property developments which have not been completed or, if completed, have not been sold and occupied, has been signed into law. New construction on development … more
Owner: Lark Hotels Designer: Rachel Reider Interiors Cost: $1 million Use: A Victorian bed and breakfast in Newport, purchased and renovated by Lark Hotels, has been transformed into a … more
Unemployment is falling steadily in Rhode Island, to below 6 percent as of June, the lowest level in eight years. It's a promising trend, unless you happen to work in construction. Employment levels in construction, seasonally … more
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 … more
In 2012, veteran high school teacher Lee Chartier, 59, of South Kingstown, who has degrees in art, history and adult education and experience redesigning her own homes, decided to start her own company. Her business, Inside Style LLC, is an … more
With the current controversy swirling around the abrupt closing of two Faial restaurant locations, in Smithfield and North Smithfield, and the resulting outcry from holders of gift certificates to the eatery, it is a good time to revisit what state … more
Mission: The Rhode Island Foundation is a proactive community and philanthropic leader dedicated to meeting the needs of the people of Rhode Island. Year founded: 1916 President/CEO: Neil D. Steinberg 2014 revenue: $57 million … more
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, … more
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