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Webster Bank posts 21% increase in quarterly profit

PROVIDENCE – Webster Bank’s holding company Thursday reported profit grew by 21% in the second quarter compared with the same period last year, driven...

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Lining up for next windfall

In November 1998, Rhode Island was part of a historic settlement with the tobacco industry to pay for the health care costs of smoking that would keep the 46 states involved flush with cash for decades to come.The state has received more than $1 billion in total tobacco payments since 1999, with annual payments continuing in perpetuity, based on...

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With 25 years of research and treatment under his belt, medical oncologist and colorectal cancer specialist Wafik El-Deiry, MD, PhD, FACP (above), knows a...

A Smart Business Born in a Basement

Above, participants in the Cox Business Smart Business Tour explore Envision Technology Advisor’s Pawtucket headquarters and operations. While “the company-started-in-a-garage” story is a familiar trope,...

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...

Ortho Rhode Island Announces Kyle Anderson, PT, MSPT, OCS As Regional Director of Rehabilitation

Kyle Anderson, PT, MSPT, OCS has been named Ortho Rhode Island’s Regional Director of Rehabilitation. As part of Ortho Rhode Island’s comprehensive orthopedic care,...

RIHousing Loan Center Welcomes Gabriela Godoy as Mortgage Originator

Gabriela (‘Gaby’) Godoy joins the RIHousing Loan Center with more than 15 years of experience in mortgage banking and loan servicing, with multilingual abilities....

David N. Bazar, Esq. Elected 2019-2020 President of the Rhode Island Bar Association

David N. Bazar, Esq. is now President of the Rhode Island Bar Association. His term runs from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020....

BANKNEWPORT PROVIDENCE LENDING CENTER NOW OPEN AT 55 DORRANCE STREET

BankNewport recently opened a new Lending Center at 55 Dorrance Street in Providence, directly adjacent to its branch located at the corner of Dorrance...

AP&S and Victoria Almeida Honored by Rhode Island Legal Services

In recognition of outstanding efforts in support for equal justice, AP&S was honored with the 2019 Equal Justice Award presented by RI Legal Services...

BANKNEWPORT ELECTS FOUR NEW CORPORATORS

Sandra J. Pattie, president and chief executive officer of OceanPoint Financial Partners, MHC and BankNewport, has announced the election of four new BankNewport Corporators:Norey...

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