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Cabo Verde is open for business

Cabo Verde was recently named one of the best places to visit in 2018. With its unique culture, diverse islands and beaches, the nation...

Opioid plans must have many facets

While it is simple to group the thousands of drug-overdose deaths that have come to Rhode Island as a piece of the opioid crisis,...

Those reviewing development should know all the rules first

With new projects being proposed on a regular basis in Providence, the biggest issue has moved from making development happen to managing that development,...

Speak your mind

Are you better at public speaking now than earlier in your career? Yes: 83.33% Yes, but I could still use some work: 16.67% No: 0%Is public speaking...
JEFF LEVY is a private attorney based in Providence. / COURTESY JEFF LEVY

Five Questions With: Jeff Levy

Jeff Levy, a private attorney based in Providence, has represented tenants and a landlord in a case brought by the American Civil Liberties Union...
RICK SCHAD is the founder and CEO of SEVAN Design & Marketing. / COURTESY SEVAN

Five Questions With: Rick Schad

SEVAN Design & Marketing founder and CEO Rick Schad recently announced a global, two-year licensing deal with PBS Kids. His company has been in...
FRANK AIELLO is the founder and president of the Rhode Island Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Association. / COURTESY FRANK AIELLO

Five Questions With: Frank Aiello

Frank Aiello is the founder and president of the Rhode Island Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Association. The association is currently hosting various panel discussions to...
DR. RUSSELL E. WHITE, a cardiothoracic surgeon from University Surgical Associates, received a $500,000 L’Chaim Prize honoring his work as chief of surgery at Tenwek Mission Hospital in Kenya. / COURTESY LIFESPAN CORP.

Five Questions With: Dr. Russell E. White

Dr. Russell E. White, cardiothoracic surgeon from University Surgical Associates, recently received a $500,000 L’Chaim Prize honoring his work as chief of surgery at...
LOCAL 1 PERCENT meal and beverage tax collection for July declined 1.6 percent year over year, at least in part due to an inflated tax collection in East Greenwich due to an audit recovery in July 2016. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/LUKE MACGREGOR

What do you think of the proposed federal rule that would...

R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has joined 16 other state attorneys general in filing a letter that opposes a proposed U.S. Department of...
THOMAS OSSMAN is retiring from Providence Country Day School, where he has served as a math teacher and football coach, after nearly 50 years. / COURTESY PROVIDENCE COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL

Five Questions With: Thomas Ossman

Thomas Ossman is the longest-standing tenured faculty member at Providence Country Day School, an independent middle and high school in East Providence. From 1968...
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