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Recreational marijuana bill appears poised for passage with compromise reached

PROVIDENCE – Lawmakers appear to have ironed out their differences over how to regulate recreational marijuana, striking a compromise in amended legislation unveiled by...

SUMR Brands reports $3.9M loss in Q1

WOONSOCKET – Summer Infant Inc. reported a $3.9 million loss in the first quarter, or $1.81 per diluted share, compared with a $260,000 profit...

Lardaro: R.I. economic expansion continues but long-term weakness looms

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s economy expanded for the 12th consecutive month in March, but the future strength of the state’s economy is a concern, University...

U.S. News: Providence metro area 105th best place to live in...

PROVIDENCE – The capital city ranks No. 105 on U.S. News and World Report’s 2022-2023 list of best places to live released Tuesday.  The report...
THE BUILDINGS AT 279 THAYER STREET will be demolished and replaced by a four-story, mixed-use property, according to plans submitted to Providence planning officials by Michael Boutros and his Two Cousins LLC. / COURTESY PROVIDENCE CITY PLAN COMMISSION

Sushi X-Press, Dojo properties on Thayer to be replaced by 4-story,...

PROVIDENCE – The closed down Sushi X-Press, Dojo smoke shop and Army Navy Surplus store properties on Thayer Street will make way for a...

Gas prices in R.I. and Mass. continue to soar

PROVIDENCE – The average price of self-serve, regular unleaded gasoline continued to soar to record highs in both Rhode Island and Massachusetts due to...

RIPTA starts construction of $7M electric bus charging station

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Public Transit Authority has slowly started switching its fleet to electric buses. Soon, it will also have a place to charge...

Breeze Airways looks to open $160M base at T.F. Green

WARWICK – Breeze Airways is looking to invest more than $160 million in a permanent base at Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport, with...

Musk puts Twitter buy on hold, casting doubt on $44B deal 

DETROIT (AP) – Elon Musk said Friday that his plan to buy Twitter is "temporarily on hold," raising fresh doubts about whether he'll proceed...

A tricky landing ahead for the Fed

The Federal Reserve will likely soon learn what gymnasts already know: sticking a landing is hard. With inflation surging to a new 40-year high and...

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