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THE MEDIAN price of a single-family home in rhode Island in June was $290,000. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS

Median R.I. single-family home price in June highest since July 2006

PROVIDENCE – The median price of a Rhode Island single-family home increased 5.5 percent year over year in June to $290,000, according to Rhode...
The illustration for Hammett's Wharf Hotel is part of the application before the R.I. Coastal Resources Management Council.

Hotel proposal in Newport seeks tax increment financing

NEWPORT – A committee of the R.I. Commerce Corp. on Friday will consider a plan to create a tax increment financing program around a...

Mancinis donate $200K to Patrucco scholarship fund at RIC

PROVIDENCE – The Dr. Armand Patrucco Endowed Scholarship Fund, which helps cover an in-state Rhode Island College student’s tuition for one year, received a...

Five Questions With: Gabrielle Baillargeon

A rising junior at Roger Williams University, Gabrielle Baillargeon was one of eight students from across the United States to win a research fellowship...

Trinity Rep closes 3rd season of plays in Spanish with July...

PROVIDENCE – Trinity Repertory Company announced its third season of Teatro en El Verano – theatrical plays put on in Spanish across the state...

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What happened to Providence’s once-bustling Chinatown? It’s a forgotten story of...

By the time Charles Chin arrived in Providence at the age of 4 in the mid-1950s, a new Chinatown was developing in the city.Gone were most of the Chinese laundries that in 1900 totaled 109, many located around today’s Empire Street. Often targets of discrimination, the laundries gradually gave way to automated, white-owned businesses.By the 1950s, restaurants such as...

Branded Content

What Three Questions do Successful Leaders Ask?

A second-generation family business owner recently asked a question that I think is quite common in the middle market. In many respects, it gets...

Enhancing the Connectivity of Healthcare

As populations around the country continue to age, the need for healthcare services that reflect the changing desires of patients to age in place...

Four Ways to Start a Successful ERP Journey

ERP is hard, expensive, and risky. Most companies need it and many companies dread it. Fortunately, the last several years have brought with them a...

People on the Move

EY NAMES RICK BATES, CEO OF SINGLECARE SERVICES, LLC, AS AN ENTREPRENEUR OF THE...

EY has announced that Rick Bates of SingleCare Services, LLC, the Boston-based provider of consumer savings on pharmacy and other health services, has received...

Jonathan Cook Joins Sayer, Regan & Thayer in Newport

The Newport (RI) law firm of Sayer, Regan & Thayer, LLP is pleased to announce that Jonathan Cook has joined the firm as an...

Bryson Promoted to Chief Philanthropy Officer at Saint Elizabeth Community

Erica Bryson has been promoted to Chief Philanthropy Officer at Saint Elizabeth Community. She was hired in 2012 as Senior Philanthropy Officer, and has...

Press Releases

BankNewport Celebrates Opening of First Providence Branch

PROVIDENCE, RI (July 6, 2018) – BankNewport celebrated the opening of its first Providence branch at 55 Dorrance Street with an official ribbon cutting...

O’Neil Outar Named RISD’s Vice President for Institutional Engagement

(Providence, Rhode Island) July 03, 2018 – After an extensive international search, O’Neil A.S. Outar joined Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) in January...

“PowerDocks Wins 2018 Electric & Hybrid Marine Industry Innovation of the Year Award”

Newport, RI / Fall River, MA – PowerDocks, LLC announces the winning of the Electric & Hybrid Marine Industry acclaimed Innovation of Year Award...

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