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Friday, November 16, 2018

Government

SEA CORP wins $2.3M sub technology contract with NUWC

MIDDLETOWN – Systems Engineering Associates Corp. has been awarded a $2.3 million support services contract with the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport. SEA CORP...

H.V. Collins to build $24.5M Navy training facility

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Navy has awarded H.V. Collins Co. of Providence a $24.5 million contract to build a new training...

Scammers take Job Lot name in vain

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Ocean State Job Lot today announced that scam artists apparently operating out of Winnipeg, Canada, have been using the company’s name...
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Fed again pares 2 key interest rates

WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve policymakers have lowered two key interest rates, each by 0.25 percentage points, the Federal Open Market Committee said in a...

Housing market hasn’t hit bottom, Paulson says

NEW DELHI – “We haven’t hit the bottom yet in housing,” U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson told a conference today in India, although he...

RIH to establish research center for joint disease

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island Hospital has been awarded $11.1 million by the National Center for Research Resources, a division of the National Institutes of...
A DIVER RESURFACES after collecting eelgrass shoots in Narragansett Bay for use in a local habitat-restoration project. /

R.I. to host major event on coastal areas’ health

Nearly 1,300 coastal researchers from around the world will convene in Providence next week for a conference on the environmental impacts of development, climate...

The SEC wants you to embrace XBRL

Bryant University accounting professor Saeed Roohani and his colleagues believe they are at the forefront of a revolution that will alter the way Wall...

Web registry to help states track mortgage lenders

Rhode Island will be one of the first states to join a national database aimed at keeping better track of mortgage companies, particularly ones...

Sojourner House gets $255K to expand housing program

PROVIDENCE – Sojourner House will receive a $255,000 grant, from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women, to expand its transitional...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

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8am–11am