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R.I. schools to be graded on how well they teach about...

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island schools will be taking an exam in the future with one central question: How well do you teach financial literacy?Treasurer...

2 R.I. businesses named to Mogul’s Top 1000 Companies Worldwide for...

PROVIDENCE – CVS Health and Ocean State Job Lot have been recognized among Mogul’s Top 1000 Companies Worldwide for Millennial Women in 2018, according to...
THE RHODE ISLAND TRUCKING ASSOCIATION says the annual Trucking Association Executives Council conference, which was estimated to generate $1 million in tourism, has moved from Newport to Rockport, Maine, due to the Ocean State's RhodeWorks truck-tolling policies.

RITA: Truck tolling cost R.I. $1M in tourism

PAWTUCKET – The annual Trucking Association Executives Council industry conference that was expected to generate an estimated $1 million for Rhode Island has been...

Sinclair and Tribune fall as FCC slams TV station sale plan

NEW YORK - U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai questioned the legality of a controversial plan by Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. and Tribune Media...
THE PROPERTY AT 380 Westminster Street as been in state court mastership proceedings since May 2016. Paolino Properties through an affiliate hopes to purchase a five-story office building at 380 Westminster St. and has submitted a $15.3 million offer. / PBN PHOTO/MARY MACDONALD

Paolino intends to purchase federal building at 380 Westminster

PROVIDENCE – Paolino Properties through an affiliate hopes to purchase a six-story office building at 380 Westminster St. and has submitted a $15.3 million...

Raimondo seeks to reduce plastic litter

NARRAGANSETT – At a pavilion at Scarborough State Beach, Gov. Gina M. Raimondo signed an executive order Monday to cut down on plastic litter...

Rhode Island beach closures drop

PROVIDENCE - Rhode Island is having to close its beaches less due to elevated bacteria levels, according to new statistics from the state Department...
THE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE Greenhouse has released its 2017 Impact Report.

SEG reports $57K net income in 2017 in latest impact report

PROVIDENCE – In the Social Enterprise Greenhouse’s 2017 Impact Report, the organization reported net income of $56,700, a $69,297 year-over-year decline from the $125,997...

R.I. gas prices down 1 cent, Mass. prices down 3...

PROVIDENCE – The price of regular, self-serve gasoline in Rhode Island decreased 1 cent this week to $2.89 per gallon, 2 cents above the...

U.S. retail sales advance for fifth month, May revised up

NEW YORK - United States retail sales rose for a fifth month in June and figures from May were revised upward amid gains at auto...
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