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U.S. manufacturing production unchanged, missing projections

NEW YORK - United States factory production was unchanged in November and the prior month’s reading was revised to a decline from a gain,...
A THREE-BEDROOM condo at The Residences sold for $1.9 million. / COURTESY MOTT & CHACE SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL

Residences condo sells for $1.9M

PROVIDENCE - A condominium at 1 West Exchange St. sold for $1.9 million, Mott & Chance Sotheby’s International Realty announced Thursday.The 2,826-square-foot, three-bedroom condo...
U.S. RETAIL SALE increased 4.2 percent year over year in November./ BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE

U.S. retail sales top estimates as core measure up most in...

NEW YORK - United States retail sales topped forecasts in November as a key measure jumped by the most in a year and October...
JOHN C. SIMMONS, executive director of the Rhode Island Public Expenditures Council. RIPEC released a fiscal 2016 expenditure assessment Friday. / PBN FILE PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

RIPEC: R.I. FY16 direct general expenditure ranks in highest half of...

PROVIDENCE – In fiscal 2016, Rhode Island was among the top half of highest spending states in the nation per $1,000 of personal income...

UMassD, BCC launch Plus Program to help students successfully transfer

DARTMOUTH – A memorandum of understanding between Bristol Community College and the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth was signed Dec. 10 establishing The Plus Program:...

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Gracie’s founder Ellen Slattery looks to bridge the divide between special-occasion...

Gracie’s Ventures Inc. will have plenty to celebrate on New Year’s Eve, including a milestone not many restaurants can tout – a 20th anniversary.At the helm since its opening in 1998 on Federal Hill in Providence, Ellen Slattery has steadily built the brand while also mentoring the next generation at her alma mater, Johnson & Wales University.“When there is...

Branded Content

Smart Tech, Smarter Businesses: How American Mussel Harvesters Leads with Cutting-Edge Tools

When you think of technology, the ocean isn’t the unlikeliest place to find it. Wind turbines, ocean liners, and GPS devices have all emerged...

Ride Along on the First-Ever Cox Business “Smart Technology. Smarter Businesses” Tour

Cox Business Northeast held the first-ever “Smart Technology. Smarter Businesses” tour on Thursday, September 6 in Rhode Island. Cox Business customers are ground-zero for...

Turn Your Employees into Human Firewalls

Spear Phishing Spotlight: Citrin Cooperman’s cybersecurity team recently performed a simulated spear phishing campaign for a healthcare organization. The campaign’s objective was to reduce the...

People on the Move

PMG, Inc. Announces New Director of Revenue Cycle, Kayla Parker

PMG is pleased to announce Kayla Parker as the new Director of Revenue Cycle. Kayla began her career over 10 years ago as a...

PMG, Inc. Selects Erin Pinkos to Serve as Director of Client Partnerships

Erin Pinkos (nee Walsh) will serve as PMG’s first Director of Client Partnerships. This is a new position and is already becoming a vital...

Capital City Financial Corporation welcomes Andrew MacDonald as a new Mortgage Loan Originator, MLO...

We are proud to announce that Andrew MacDonald has joined Capital City Financial Corporation (NMLS 2934) as a Mortgage Loan Originator, licensed in Rhode...

Press Releases

BANKNEWPORT OPENS SECOND PROVIDENCE BRANCH, EAST SIDE OF PROVIDENCE

BankNewport marked the opening of its newest branch at Five South Angell Street in Providence with a ribbon cutting on November 15. City of...

45 Years of Commitment to Rhode Island

Providence, RI, (November 30, 2018) – Rhode Island has been home to Piccerelli Gilstein & Company, LLP (PGCO) for 45 years. Bill Piccerelli and...

TribalVision Named as a Finalist in the 2018 Google Premier Partner Awards

TribalVision, an outsourced marketing department for hire, has been named a Growing Businesses Online finalist in this year’s Premier Partner Awards, presented by Google...

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