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As small-business owners clambered to get in on the federal payroll relief program launched in the wake of COVID-19, Anna Mangeni held back. Her business,...

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THE U.S. CATHOLIC CHURCH has received at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid. / AP FILE PHOTO/SETH WENIG

AP: Catholic Church lobbied for taxpayer funds, got $1.4B

NEW YORK (AP) – The United States Roman Catholic Church used a special and unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4...

Raimondo scolds noncompliance of COVID-19 mandates by beachgoers; R.I. sees 2 more deaths

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo cited increased noncompliance at beaches by visitors of state COVID-19 mandates on Thursday during her coronavirus briefing on Friday...

PUA filings jump by more than 2K

PROVIDENCE – Pandemic unemployment assistance filings in Rhode Island increased by 2,127 on Thursday, the highest daily rise since April 13, to 91,154, according...

U.S. wholesale prices fell 0.2% in June as food costs plunged

WASHINGTON (AP) – United States wholesale prices fell 0.2% in June as food costs dropped sharply, offsetting a big increase in energy prices. The Labor...
FUN-SIZED may be the theme of the state's most recent tourism campaign, but what activity did you find the most enjoyable over the summer vacation season? / COURTESY R.I. COMMERCE CORP.

Are you planning to take a vacation of more than a few days during...

Summer's here but how much will you be able to enjoy it? The pandemic has at least temporarily changed all our lives and, for many...
ANN MANCHESTER-MOLAK has been named the new executive vice president for Providence College. She is the first woman to hold that position in the college's 103-year history. / COURTESY PROVIDENCE COLLEGE

Manchester-Molak Providence College’s first female executive VP

PROVIDENCE – Providence College made history Thursday when it named Ann Manchester-Molak to serve as its first female executive vice president. She succeeds Rev. Kenneth...

DEM launches online marketplace to bolster solar participation

PROVIDENCE - Rhode Island residents and business owners seeking to jump on the state’s solar economy can now connect with solar farms seeking subscribers...

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A question of equity: Can R.I. level the field for minority...

As small-business owners clambered to get in on the federal payroll relief program launched in the wake of COVID-19, Anna Mangeni held back. Her business, Nissi Naturals LLC, was in trouble, having lost all its retail and event-related sales when stay-at-home orders took effect in mid-March. But applying through a bank, as the program required, was an automatic “no” for...

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Critical Decision-Making Assistance for Construction Contractors

During the first half of 2020, contractors have faced the daily challenge of making difficult decisions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Compliance with social...

Gilbane Building Company Celebrates the Retirement of John Sinnott

This July, after more than a decade of leading successful teams with Gilbane Building Company, John Sinnott is retiring from his position as business...

Business Evolution Insights

The Importance of Cash Flow Forecasting in Uncertain Times Businesses of every size and industry are feeling the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) worldwide. The uncertainty...

Aaron Bishop joins Gilbane Building Company to expand business...

Gilbane is pleased to announce that Aaron Bishop has joined the RI business unit as a business development manager. Aaron brings over seven years...

Sarah-Kim Shields, MD, joins Rhode Island Medical Imaging as...

Sarah-Kim Shields, MD, has joined Rhode Island Medical Imaging as a radiologist. Dr. Shields completed a Body Imaging and Intervention Fellowship at Brown University,...

Boris Sinayuk, MD, joins Rhode Island Medical Imaging as...

Boris Sinayuk, MD, has joined Rhode Island Medical Imaging as a radiologist. Dr. Sinayuk completed a Fellowship as a Clinical Assistant in Abdominal Imaging...

Kelly Kincaid Elected President of the RI Women’s...

Kelly Kincaid, Attorney at Adler Pollock & Sheehan, was elected to serve as President of the Rhode Island Women’s Bar Association for the 2020-2021...

Rhode Island Quality Institute Launches COVID-19 Results Dashboard

PROVIDENCE, RI — Rhode Island Quality Institute (RIQI) launched a COVID-19 lab test results and risk dashboard to Rhode Island medical providers. The dashboard...

Envision’s Kyle Mueller Recognized as a Microsoft Certified Trainer

Envision Technology Advisors is excited to announce that Kyle Mueller, Data Impact Architect, has been officially recognized as a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) -...

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