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CVS PHARMACY INC., a subsidiary of Woonsocket-based CVS Caremark Corp., received $20.3 million in tax incentives from the state in fiscal year 2012, by far the highest amount received by any company, according to data released by the R.I. Department of Revenue Thursday.

Report: Woonsocket companies received most FY12 tax incentives, led by CVS...

(Updated, 3:40 p.m.) PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Revenue on Thursday released its economic development report for fiscal year 2012, providing a breakdown of...
A CONCEPTUAL RENDERING shows what the Rhode Island Mall in Warwick might look like after it has been converted into a factory outlet center. Property owners Winstanley Enterprises LLC and Surrey Equities LLC plan to open Outlets at Rhode Island Mall in the fall of next year. / COURTESY WINSTANLEY ENTERPRISES LLC AND SURREY EQUITIES LLC

Rhode Island Mall to become R.I.’s first outlet shopping center

WARWICK – Rhode Island Mall owners Winstanley Enterprises LLC and Surrey Equities LLC plan to turn the 160,000-square-foot space into factory outlets in the...
KATHIE SHIELDS, executive director of the Tech Collective and a new board member for TECNA. / COURTESY TECH COLLECTIVE

Tech Collective director named to TECNA board

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – Kathie Shields, executive director of the Tech Collective, has been named a director of the Technology Councils of North America...

Five Questions With: Eric Hall, Aaron James and Kevin Murphy

Eric Hall, Aaron James and Kevin Murphy are co-founders of Nexperience, a Providence company developing virtual-reality experiences for the Oculus Rift headset. Hall, James...

Study: Online interventions help with weight loss

PROVIDENCE – ShapeUp, a Rhode Island-based provider of social networking and incentives-based employee-wellness programs, released a study last week showing that participants achieve eight...

UMass prof. awarded $250K for asphalt study

DARTMOUTH – Walaa Mogawer, a professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, has received $249,785 from the New England...

Brave River updates websites for two companies

WARWICK – Brave River Solutions released websites for the Newport County Community Mental Health Center and the law office of Jason Knight this month,...

Six local colleges named among Princeton Review’s ‘Best 379’

PROVIDENCE – Six schools in Rhode Island and Bristol County, Mass., have been listed among The Princeton Review’s 2015 “Best 379 Colleges.” Brown University, Bryant...
THE PROVIDENCE METRO area, which includes parts of southern Massachusetts, ranks No. 52 in a Bizwomen list of the top 100 cities nationwide for women in business. / PBN FILE PHOTO

Providence ranks middling in list of best cities for business women

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s capital city ranks No. 52 in a list of the 100 best cities for women in business, compiled by the...
THE PURCHASE OF the Providence Journal by GateHouse Media could mean as many as 40 Journal employees will lose their jobs upon closure of the deal, according to the asset purchase agreement filed with the SEC. / PBN FILE PHOTO/BRIAN MCDONALD

Belo severance policy to cover up to 40 GateHouse cuts to...

(Updated, Aug. 4, 3:45 p.m.) PROVIDENCE – GateHouse Media will not honor the collective bargaining agreements negotiated between the Providence Journal and A.H. Belo Corp....

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