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URI TEAM members pose with their second-place UAV, the RamBoat-8. From left are Coach Robert Tyce, Captain Michael Palmieri and team members Matthew Jewell, George Dossot and Jonathan Byron. /

URI team takes 2nd place in sub contest

KINGSTON – A team of 10 University of Rhode Island undergraduate and graduate students placed second in the recently concluded 10th annual International Autonomous...

Patrick seeks disaster declaration in Uxbridge fire

UXBRIDGE, Mass. – The Mass. Emergency Management Agency yesterday established a Disaster Assistance Center at Uxbridge Town Hall, 21 South Main St., for businesses...
Dryvitt Plant Manager Gary Ridenour points out the new electrical system that the company is putting into place to help reduce electricity consumption. With the help of National Grid they have reduced consumption by almost 40 percent. /

R.I. company reducing energy use

By the end of this year, Dryvit Systems Inc. plans to have uniform policies and procedures in place to recycle paper, cardboard, batteries and...

Advice: When the EPA comes knocking

Surprise inspections by either the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or state environmental agencies may not be as frequent as in past years. However, it...

Matunuck theater switching to nonprofit status

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – Theatre-By-The-Sea, purchased earlier this month by Massachusetts theater and musical event producer Bill Hanney, is turning nonprofit. Hanney, who bought the 74-year-old...

MJSA awards 2007 scholarships

PROVIDENCE – The MJSA Education Foundation has awarded more than $7,000 in scholarships to seven student designers. Since 1979, the foundation has granted more than...
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BrainGate named one of year’s <br>most innovative products

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – R&D Magazine today named the BrainGate Neural Interface System one of the top 100 most innovative new products of the year....
TAUNTON, MASS.-BASED Kopin is supplying Kodak with the electronic viewfinder for its new Z712 IS digital camera. /

Kopin to supply Kodak with camera viewfinder

TAUNTON, Mass.– Kopin Corp. (NASDAQ: KOPN) announced today that Eastman Kodak Company has selected Kopin’s CyberEVF 230K-NF electronic viewfinder (EVF) for its new EASYSHARE...
MIKE SAUL is taking on the newly created position of managing director of finance programs for the R.I. EDC. /

RIEDC creates and fills new finance position

J. Michael Saul, executive director of the Urban Revitalization Fund (TURF), has been named the managing director of finance programs for the R.I. Economic...
SKETCHES BY Inclusion By Design show alternative ways to set up a community garden so people in wheelchairs or with limited mobility can tend to the plants. /

Taking accessibility down to the community level

When it’s completed, Southside Community Land Trust’s main office will have a handicapped-accessible entryway linked to a new deck and a ramp leading down...
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