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KVH revises 1Q forecast but posts $6.1M in orders

MIDDLETOWN – Although prospects are brighter for the second quarter, with $6.1 million in new orders announced in the past two days, KVH Industries...

Carcieri allows FY 2009 budget-gap bill to pass into law without...

PROVIDENCE – The revised budget approved last week by the R.I. General Assembly to try to close a looming $370 million gap for the...

Reed unveils $2.2B homelessness plan

PROVIDENCE – U.S. Sen. Jack Reed, joined by local advocates for the homeless, today unveiled a $2.2 billion homelessness-prevention initiative. “Homelessness is a pervasive...

Judge rules for Carcieri on E-Verify

PROVIDENCE – An R.I. Superior Court judge has let stand Gov. Donald L. Carcieri’s executive order requiring that state contractors and the state government...

Mass. picks 3 South Coast transit options to proceed to full...

BOSTON – State and federal officials have eliminated several alternatives from the list that will be evaluated in the environmental review for the South...

Chafee exploring bid for governor

PROVIDENCE – Former U.S. Sen. Lincoln D. Chafee today announced “an exploratory campaign” for Rhode Island’s 2010 gubernatorial race and named former Bank Rhode...

R.I. revenue gap widens in March

PROVIDENCE – The State of Rhode Island’s total general revenue collections in the first nine months of the current fiscal year came to about...

CVS takes top ‘best practices’ honors

ORLANDO – Woonsocket-based CVS Caremark Corp. (NYSE: CVS) took top honors in the URAC Best Practices Awards, for its pharmacy-based drug-therapy management program....

U.S. jobless rate reaches 8.5%

WASHINGTON – “Labor market conditions continued to deteriorate in March,” as non-farm payroll employment shrank for the 15th consecutive month, boosting the jobless rate...
BOTH FESTIVALS will be held at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, jazz and folk festival founder George T. Wein says on his new www.NewFestivalProductions.com. /

Wein wins state OK for Newport fests

PROVIDENCE – George T. Wein, who emerged from semi-retirement to revive the Newport jazz and folk festivals he founded in the 1950s, this week...
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