The development team that is renovating a historic Jewelry District manufacturing building wants to pair it with new construction on an adjoining, vacant parcel in the I-195 Redevelopment District.
Author Thornton Wilder likened Newport to the nine cities of ancient Troy in his autobiographical novel, "Theophilus North," set in 1926.
"Newport, Rhode Island, presented nine cities, some superimposed, some having very little relation …
Richard Epstein recently was selected as the 2016 Realtor of the Year by the Greater Providence Board of Realtors. Epstein, who is a broker associate and corporate trainer with Residential Properties Ltd. in Providence, has been a Realtor for 17 years.
Joe Rando, CEO and president of a small tech company, doesn't hesitate to describe the importance of public incentives in encouraging his company to move less than 20 miles, over the Massachusetts line, to Providence.
Without the $521,000 …