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Report: R.I. 529 plans rank well nationally

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island 529 education savings plan, CollegeBound Saver, was rated as one of the best 529 education savings plans in the...

Beacon Design creates 3rd annual Beacon House Ornament

LINCOLN – Creator of the White House Ornament since 1981, Beacon Design has handcrafted the Blair House Ornament for the third year in a...
RHODE ISLAND'S favorite Halloween candy was candy corn, according to a new report from CandyStore.com. / COURTESY CANDYSTORE.COM

Report: R.I. goes for candy corn in lead up to Halloween

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s favorite Halloween candy for 2018 is candy corn, according to a report from CandyStore.com released Thursday.The report is based on...
ANDREW PETERSON, an associate professor in Brown’s School of Engineering, is the lead researcher for a project that will use machine learning to speed up atom-level simulations of chemical reactions and the properties of materials. The project was recently granted $3.5 million from the U.S. Department of Energy. / COURTESY BROWN UNIVERSITY

Brown-led research team wins $3.5M grant to speed up chemical reaction...

PROVIDENCE – A Brown University-led research team had received a $3.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy for a project that will...
THE UNDEVELOPED property at 24 Meadow Ave., Westerly, was sold for $1.75 million. / COURTESY RANDALL, REALOTS

Westerly lot sells for $1.75M

WESTERLY - A 0.71 acre plot of land in the Weekapaug area in Westerly has been sold for $1.75 million, according to Randall Realtors...
FEAST & FETTLE has reached its minimum crowdfunded fundraising goal through MicroVentures. The meal prep and delivery service will use the money to fund the renovation of a 2,600-square-foot commercial kitchen in East Providence. / COURTESY FEAST & FETTLE

Feast & Fettle hits minimum fundraising goals in crowdfunded capital campaign

PROVIDENCE - Feast & Fettle, a meal prep and delivery service, has reached its minimum capital goal in its crowdfunding capital campaign with MicroVentrues,...
THE R.I. COMMERCE CORP. released four new 10-second ad spots from its "Fun-Sized" campaign, including a spot featuring the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, pictured above. / COURTESY R.I. COMMERCE CORP.

Commerce RI releases 4 new “Fun-Sized” ads

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Commerce Corp. released four new ads from the “Fun-Sized” tourism campaign Wednesday.The new 10-second ads feature The Breakers, the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular...
EFORALL SOUTH COAST Accelerator award winners pose with their ceremonial checks at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. / COURTESY ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR ALL

EforAll South Coast names accelerator’s cash prize winners

NEW BEDFORD – Entrepreneurship for All South Coast awarded a combined $10,000 to five local businesses at the culmination of its most recent EforAll...
THE PORT OF DAVISVILLE set a record for total vehicles unloaded in August with 35,000 units. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Port of Davisville sets vehicle import record in Aug.

NORTH KINGSTOWN – The Port of Davisville at the Quonset Business Park reported a record-breaking month for vehicle imports in August, unloading 35,000 vehicles,...
SWIM ACROSS AMERICA raised more than $220,000 for Women & Infants Hospital's Center for Biomarkers and Emerging Technologies in its ninth annual fundraising swim at Roger Wheeler State Beach. / COURTESY CARE NEW ENGLAND

Swim Across America raises $220K for Women & Infants with Narragansett...

NARRAGANSETT – The ninth annual Swim Across America fundraising swim at Roger Wheeler State Beach raised more than $220,000 to support research at Women...
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