A proposed expansion at the Port of Providence will be restricted to land-based sites and will not include any filling of Narragansett Bay, according to a spokesman for the nonprofit entity that manages the waterfront.
Gerardo Reyes is tired of dealing with middlemen.
"Trying to get my coffee from Guatemala is a long process. … We have to work with ports in New York, New Jersey and Florida," said the owner of the soon-to-open Chikondi Café in Central Falls.
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Taco Comfort Solutions and the John H. Chafee Center for International Business at Bryant University were recognized on Monday with the president’s “E” award for exporting excellence at a ceremony in Washington, D.C.