(Updated, Aug. 4, 3:45 p.m.)
GateHouse Media will not honor the collective bargaining agreements negotiated between the Providence Journal and A.H. Belo Corp. and may lay off as many as 40 Journal employees upon its purchase of the paper who will be covered by Belo’s severance policy, according to an asset purchase agreement filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Rachel Smith, a graduate student at the University of Rhode Island, credits her academic adviser with reminding her about a relatively new school mantra she used to help her finish her undergraduate degree and keep loans she’ll eventually have to repay to a minimum.
Kimberly A. Muldoon has been appointed as the senior benefits consultant at Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Inc. Aside from providing solutions for insurance programs, she will educate and consult with clients about the Affordable Care Act. She holds a B.S. in financial planning and services from Bryant University.
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