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R.I. tackles predatory lending

Work is under way in the Rhode Island General Assembly to put a lid on predatory lending. And though programs are in place to...

LNG project fuels more debate, solutions from panel

It has drawn criticism and critique from a nationally renowned terrorism expert, favor among business leaders and organizations concerned about the state’s rising energy...

Renewable energy still green to R.I. customers

But state's residents adopt power source quicker than Mass. About 15 months since Narragansett Electric began offering its customers the option to buy electricity from...

Patients’ health care illiteracy proving to be costly

Doctors’ orders aren’t always easy to understand, and Rhode Island health care organizations are learning that patients’ difficulty comprehending medical information is costing billions. A...
Hope Global military employees honor co-workers presently deployed.

From the war to the workplace

Companies ease the transition for returning troops The battle is fought on two fronts. Back from war, members of the National Guard and Reserves find...

BankRI buys N.Y. firm, expands lease services

Bank Rhode Island is aiming to bolster its array of commercial banking products with its first major acquisition, recently buying a New York-based...

Report: LNG proposal fails to meet saftey regs

A number of prominent Rhode Island politicians want KeySpan to withdraw an application to expand its liquefied natural gas terminal at Fields Point, which...

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