Tuesday, January 19, 2021

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Dining Out: Embracing the chile life

“Our Hatch green chile is the calamari of New Mexico!” That’s what Bahjat Shariff had to say about the cuisine of his new home in...

PBN Health Care Update

THREE QUARTERS of Rhode Islanders who have received the vaccine against COVID-19 are under age 60. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

25% of vaccine doses have been received by Rhode Islanders 60 or older

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Islanders who are anxiously awaiting vaccination against the COVID-19 virus will now have a better idea of who has been getting...

R.I. gas prices increase 8 cents week to week

PROVIDENCE – The average price of self-serve, regular unleaded gasoline in Rhode Island increased 8 cents week to week to $2.35 per gallon, 4...

Mass. identifies 1st virus variant case

Massachusetts health officials have announced the state's first case of the more infectious coronavirus variant first found in the United Kingdom. A Boston woman who...

R.I. doc’s license suspended for knowingly exposing patients to COVID-19

PROVIDENCE – The medical license of Dr. Anthony Farina, the director/president of at least six medical corporations, has been suspended for a host of...
COVID-19 DEATHS in Rhode Island passed 2,000 on Thursday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

COVID-19 deaths in R.I. pass 2,000; cases rise by 901

PROVIDENCE – Cases of COVID-19 increased by 901 on Thursday, with nine more deaths, according to the R.I. Department of Health. Fatalities in the state...

Median price of single-family home in R.I. rises to $319.9K in 2020

PROVIDENCE – The median price of a single family home in Rhode Island in 2020 was $319,900, a rise of 12.3% year over year,...

U.S. retail sales fell in Dec. for 3rd straight month

NEW YORK (AP) – Retail sales fell for a third straight month as a surge in virus cases kept people away from stores during...

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Pandemic, progressives, new House leadership could put twist on contentious issues

The 2021 legislative session is shaping up to be another severe departure from the norm, with a temporary change of venue for both chambers, uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, new House leadership and a new group of progressive lawmakers looking to exert their influence. Even some issues the General Assembly grapples with annually – such as a gaping budget deficit...

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Rhode Island State Incentives for Manufacturers

When it comes to impact from the COVID-19 pandemic, not all industries have been affected equally. While industries such as tourism and hospitality were...

In uncertain times, let succession planning guide your business

To say the future is uncertain for many Rhode Island businesses is an understatement. But a formal written succession plan can pave the way forward...

Six Steps to Successful Cloud Migration

COVID-19 has upended many facets of daily life, not the least of which has been a wide scale reimagining of how people work. Even...

KLR Promotes Moshe Golden, CPA, MST to Partner

KLR, one of the largest accounting and business consulting firms in New England announced the promotion of Moshe Golden, CPA, MST to Partner. Moshe...

A Rhode Islander focused on Rhode Island’s Wellness

Jared Neirinckx is the Senior Sales Executive at East Side Clinical Laboratory (ESCL) headquartered in East Providence, Rhode Island. As their dedicated sales and...
Chris Clay | CCK Bequest Management

Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD welcomes Chris Clay as...

CCK is very pleased to announce that Christopher J. Clay, Ph.D., J.D. has joined the firm as Of Counsel, with special focus on the...

FREE 3-day training: Data Analytics and Dashboards: Leveraging the...

RI SOCIETY OF CPAs AND RI MANUFACTURERS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCE FREE ADVANCED DATA ANALYTICS TRAINING FOR ACCOUNTING AND MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY EMPLOYEES JANUARY 19-21ND IN PARTNERSHIP...

The Children’s Workshop early learning centers begin their next...

For thirty years, The Children’s Workshop (TCW) has been a family owned and operated business providing high-quality early education and care to young children...

Christine M. DiBiase Appointed to Board of Narragansett Bay...

Christine DiBiase, an Associate at Adler Pollock & Sheehan, was appointed by the Governor to serve a two-year term as a member of the...

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