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Lab partnership could boost Lifespan’s research stature

Rhode Island’s largest hospital system is hoping that teaming up with a biotech company could help achieve a breakthrough in developing treatment options for...

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DR. JAMES E. FANALE, the outgoing CEO and president of Care New England Health System, said an acquisition of the Rhode Island hospital company or a merger could come as soon as 30 days from Thursday, May 26, 2022. / PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS FILE PHOTO

Fanale: Care New England merger decision may come as soon as 30 days

PROVIDENCE – The outgoing CEO and president of Care New England Health System said a decision regarding an acquisition of the Rhode Island hospital...

R.I. House to consider Providence pension obligation bond plan

PROVIDENCE – A plan to borrow half a billion dollars to shore up the city’s beleaguered pension fund moved one step closer to reality,...

R.I. COVID-19 cases increase by 455, with four new deaths

PROVIDENCE – Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 455, with four new deaths, the R.I. Department of Health said Thursday.  Hospitalizations of COVID-19 patients...

Fewer Americans applied for jobless benefits last week 

WASHINGTON (AP) – Fewer Americans applied for jobless aid last week with the number of Americans collecting unemployment benefits already near five-decade lows.  Applications for...
NAVIGANT CREDIT UNION CEO and President Gary E. Furtado will retire at the end of the year, the credit union announced Thursday. / PBN FILE PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Longtime Navigant Credit Union CEO and president to retire

SMITHFIELD – The leader of the largest Rhode Island credit union is stepping down after 44 years with the company. Navigant Credit Union CEO and...

U.S. economy shrank by 1.5% in Q1 but consumers kept spending

WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. economy shrank in the first three months of the year even though consumers and businesses kept spending at a...

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THE NEW GUARD: Fuller says UMass Dartmouth has many capabilities to...

(Editor’s note: This is the sixth installment in an occasional series of interviews with the region’s new wave of higher education leaders.) Mark Fuller acknowledges the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth isn’t big, particularly when compared with the state university system’s flagship Amherst campus in western Massachusetts. In fact, the UMass Dartmouth chancellor sees its size as a big plus. “We are one...

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Women in Science: Cracking the Code

To stay competitive globally, the nation needs the talent and creative ability of all of its people—both women and men. However, women make up...

Are Tax Savings Waiting on Your Doorstep?

Many restaurant and hotel property owners are often unaware of the opportunities for significant tax savings, and how to take advantage of them via...

Making Sustainability Work: The Road to Net Zero

Sustainability is often defined as conducting business in an ethical manner that yields long-term, sustainable benefits, meeting the needs of the present without compromising...

Ortho Rhode Island Welcomes Dr. Donald R. Murphy as...

Donald R. Murphy, DC, FRCC has joined the Spine Team at Ortho Rhode Island, which offers a patient-centered, holistic approach to spine care. Dr....

Ortho RI Welcomes Dr. Christopher Chihlas Back to RI...

Christopher N. Chihlas, MD has joined the Orthopedics team at Ortho Rhode Island. A board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Chihlas specializes in sports medicine of...

Adler Pollock & Sheehan Welcomes Christopher J. Yagoobian

Chris has joined the firm’s litigation group where his practice will focus on assisting clients in a wide range of civil matters. Chris has extensive...

The John E. Fogarty Foundation Announces 2022 Grant Recipients

May 24, 2022: Providence, RI --- The John E. Fogarty Foundation for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) is pleased to award over...

The Angell Pension Group, Inc. Director of Actuarial Services

Jeff Liter, PhD, EA, MAAA Director of Actuarial Services Jeff Liter has been promoted to Director of Actuarial Services. His responsibilities include the Firm’s establishment of...

City Personnel is Celebrating Their 16th Year in Business

City Personnel is hosting a Sweet Sixteen event at their new office in celebration of their 16th year in business this year. On May...

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