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Ground Zero developer Silverstein <br> expects to attract brokerage tenants

NEW YORK – Developer Larry Silverstein said he expects to lease space at the three towers he’s building at the World Trade Center...
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Undersea work links URI, industry

Working with funding from the R.I. Science and Technology Advisory Council and the U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Center, a team of scientists from private...
GUY deWARDENER, chief information officer at Applied Sciences Associates, says the company's Oilmap software lets users 'actually see ... how [a spill] is dispersing.' /

Modeling movement in water

What do the Coast Guard, dredgers and the oil industry have in common? They all, from time to time, have a need to predict...
DANA PAUL of Shazamm, with one of the kiosks for which the company created software that allows companies to operate the kiosks easily and remotely. /

Letting customers help themselves

Dana Paul was listening to sports radio when he got an idea to integrate a Web camera into an entertainment kiosk to let fans...
THANKS TO CANCER SCREENING, 'my father's still with me,' Dr. Charlotte Yeh, the regional administrator for the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, said in announcing a wellness campaign for older Americans. /

New Medicare campaign aims<br> to boost preventive care

Dr. Charlotte Yeh has learned firsthand about the importance of preventive care for seniors. Her father, Charles, now 77, read an article that said...

Still time to claim phone-tax refund

A new tax credit, applicable only for 2006 filings, could be worth serious money to your company. But if you are like many other...
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Justice Flanders to lead URI research commission

Gov. Donald L. Carcieri has named lawyer Robert G. Flanders Jr., a former R.I. Supreme Court associate justice, to chair a new commission charged...

RI.gov adds Spanish and ‘Moving to R.I.’ portals

PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island’s official Web site (www.RI.gov) has added Spanish-language and “Moving to Rhode Island” mini-portals to make it easier for the state’s...

Smiths unit to expand MTA security program

NEWPORT — The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority has awarded Smiths Detection-LiveWave a $3.2 million contract to engineer and deploy an advanced security system. The...

Gov. Patrick addresses rising foreclosure crisis

BOSTON – Gov. Deval L. Patrick has announced regulatory action and proposed legislation to assist Massachusetts families facing foreclosure. “It is vital that we have...
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