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THE PROVIDENCE FIRE DEPARTMENT has received $993,309 from the federal government for additional training for 173 officers. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ANDREW HARRER

Providence Fire Department receives $993,309 in federal funds

PROVIDENCE – The Providence Fire Department has received $993,309 in federal funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Assistance to Firefighters grant, Rhode Island’s...
THE CATTLE CRIB, located on Beacon Hill Road in Newport, was one of the Doris Duke Preservation award winners announced by the Newport Restoration Foundation. / COURTESY NEWPORT RESTORATION FOUNDATION

Newport Restoration Foundation names Doris Duke Preservation Award winners

NEWPORT – Three recent projects will be recognized at the 12th annual Doris Duke Preservation Awards for their contribution to preserving Newport’s architectural heritage,...
IN A STATEMENT WEDNESDAY, McAuley Ministries announced Barbara Haynes has been named executive director of the Providence-based nonprofit. / COURTESY MCAULEY MINISTRIES

Haynes hired as new executive director of McAuley Ministries

PROVIDENCE - Barbara Haynes has been named the next executive director of McAuley Ministries - a Providence-based nonprofit providing basic support services to those...
WATERSON TERMINAL Services, which manages the Port of Providence, will now provide stevedoring services at the New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal and the Port of Davisville at Quonset Business Park. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MARY LAUZON

Waterson Terminal Services expands stevedoring to two more local ports

PROVIDENCE – Waterson Terminal Services will expand its stevedoring services to two additional ports in Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts, the company announced Wednesday.The...
THUNDERMIST HEALTH CENTER was one of eight Rhode Island health centers to receive funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Health Center Quality Improvement grants. The HHS awarded a total of $1.1 million to Rhode Island health centers for fiscal 2018. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND HEALTH AND EDUCATIONAL BUILDING CORP.

U.S. HHS awards 8 R.I. health centers $1.1M

PROVIDENCE – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced Wednesday a total of $1.1 million in fiscal 2018 Health Center Quality Improvement...

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Manufacturer of Spill Control Products, Chemtex Inc. Hires Regional Sales Manager

Donna Ouellette, of Cranston, RI has been appointed Regional Sales Manager for Chemtex Inc., at the company’s corporate office in Cumberland, RI. Chemtex is...

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Paul Carter has joined Home Loan Investment Bank’s Massachusetts mortgage lending team as Senior Loan Officer, covering the greater Boston area.“I’m delighted to welcome...
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Duffy & Sweeney welcomes Matthew Phillips to the Business Law Team. Most recently, Phillips worked as a Senior Privacy and Compliance Auditor for Lifespan,...

Press Releases

RIMA to Hold Free Seminar, “All about Safety in the Workplace”

Rhode Island Manufacturing Association (RIMA) will hold it’s next free seminar on Tuesday, September 11th at the New England Institute of Technology (NEIT) in...

Victoria M. Almeida Appointed as Chair to Board of R.I. Legal Services

Victoria M. Almeida, a shareholder at Alder Pollock& Sheehan, P.C., was appointed Chair of the Board of Directors of Rhode Island Legal Services (RILS)....

American Tool Celebrates its 100th Anniversary

In 2018, American Tool Company is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its founding. Over the last century American Tool Company has evolved and expanded...

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