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A 3-ACRE PROPERTY overlooking the East Passage from Jamestown sold for $2.5 million in January, the most expensive sale so far this year on the island. / COURTESY LILA DELMAN REAL ESTATE

Jamestown estate sold for $2.5 million

JAMESTOWN – An oceanfront Jamestown estate was sold for $2.5 million in January 2018, according to Island Realty RI. The 3-acre estate at 302 East...
THE PRICE OF REGULAR gasoline in Rhode Island increased 3 cents this week to $2.51 per gallon. / BLOOMERG FILE PHOTO/PAUL THOMAS

R.I., Mass. gas prices rise

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island saw a 4 cent increase in the average price of self-serve, regular unleaded gasoline per gallon this week, according to...
A SUITE IN OCEAN HOUSE in the Watch Hill section of Westerly has sold for $3.1 million, the highest price for a condominium in the state since 2015, according to Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty. / COURTESY MOTT & CHACE SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY

Watch Hill condo sells for $3.1M

WESTERLY – An oceanfront condominium in Watch Hill was sold for $3.1 million Friday, making it the most expensive condo sold in the state since...
SNOW REMOVAL: A Shawmut Construction worker shovels snow from the work site at 225 Dyer St. in Providence. Construction crews must deal with the winter elements to meet project deadlines. / PBN PHOTO/­

Construction jobs in U.S. hits highest level since Great Recession

PROVIDENCE – The construction industry saw an increase of 36,000 jobs in January, bringing the total number of construction jobs to 7.1 million, according...
RHODE ISLAND WAS ranked the No. 8 healthiest state in the nation in a survey of life insurance applicants by online insurance marketplace Policygenius. / COURTESY POLICYGENIUS

Survey: Rhode Island ranked No. 8 healthiest state in U.S.

PROVIDENCE - A survey of life insurance applicants from Policygenius, an online insurance marketplace, ranked Rhode Island as the eighth-healthiest in the nation. The survey...

Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park to relocate HQ to I-295...

LINCOLN - The Interstate 295 Visitor Center in Lincoln will become the new headquarters for the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park — the...
RHODE ISLAND CASH COLLECTIONS totaled $318.5 million in December.

DOR: R.I. cash collections up 13% in Dec.

PROVIDENCE - Cash collections were $318.5 million in December, representing a 13 percent increase compared to December 2016, according to the R.I. Department of...
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