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FourQuest sells Theatre-By-The-Sea

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – FourQuest Entertainment Inc. has sold the historic Theatre-By-The-Sea in Matunuck and the Rehearsal Hall/Costume Shop in Wakefield to an independent...
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NIH gives EpiVax $0.5M grant for hemophilia study

PROVIDENCE – EpiVax Inc., a developer of second-generation vaccines and biotherapeutic agents, today announced it has received a $528,313 Small Business Innovation Research grant...

Hasbro, Cartoon Network plan new TV series

PAWTUCKET and ATLANTA – Hasbro Inc. (NYSE:HAS) is teaming up with the Cartoon Network to produce “Transformers Animated,” a 27-episode television series slated to...

Brown physicists catch single electron on video

PROVIDENCE – Using pulses of high-intensity sound, two Brown University physicists have succeeded in making a movie showing the motion of a single electron....
MICHELLE AND DARIN MINGHELLA, president and vice president of Elite Greetings, started the company two years ago with the idea of nurturing client relationships through cards sent, for example, for Major League Baseball opening day or Halloween. /

A different kind of business card

When Darin Minghella traveled to Rome as director of sales for a European hotel chain in the United States, he bought postcards and held...
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Broadband a must-have on the road

Dear Dan: For the first time since I started my business three years ago, I’m planning a vacation. But I still need to handle...
TIMOTHY MORE, left, is a lawyer who represents many artists and has been involved with projects including Monohasset Mill. Above, he attends a oparty with artist Erik Bright, center, and Clark Schoettle of the Providence Preservation Society. /

Artists make challenging clients

Giovanni Cicione didn’t start representing artists because he had any artistic inclinations himself. Rather, he saw signing up for the Rhode Island Bar Association...

Businesses often overlook valuable IP

A lot of companies are missing the boat when it comes to protecting all aspects of their intellectual property, and that could ultimately mean...
URI OCEAN ENGINEERING Prof. Malcolm Spaulding, left, the director of the new undersea center, shows off his CoastMap software program along with colleague Eoin Howlett. /

Dual-use applications are focus of undersea center

This spring, the U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Center awarded the University of Rhode Island $150,000 to create a Center of Excellence in Undersea Technology....

Embracing the defense market

An increasing number of technology workers in Rhode Island spend their days creating new technologies for the U.S. military and law enforcement agencies on...
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