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QUALITY PARTNERS CEO H. John Keimig joins St. Elizabeth Home employees, from left: Linda Gorman, nurse manager; Andrea Smith, director of nursing; Lisa Lavigne, registered nurse; Janelle Hackett, life-enhancement coach; and Matthew Trimble, administrator of the nursing home, which took home the Advancing Innovation in Nursing Home Care award for its innovative pain-management program. /

250 attend 4th Celebration of Healthcare Quality

PROVIDENCE – Two hundred and fifty medical leaders and professionals attended the the Fourth Annual Celebration of Healthcare Quality in Rhode Island, co-hosted by...
THE NEW CENTURY International Portfolio is distributed by Weston Securities Corp., a subsidiary of The Washington Trust Co. /

Washington Trust fund wins 5-Star rating

WELLESLEY, Mass. – The New Century International Portfolio (NCFPX), distributed by Washington Trust Bancorp subsidiary Weston Securities Corp., has been awarded a 5-Star Overall...
IPCC CHAIR Rajendra Pachauri speaks to reporters today in New Delhi, after learning that his U.N. panel will share the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with Al Gore. /

Gore, U.N. climate panel win Nobel Peace Prize

OSLO – Al Gore and the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change will share the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for what Ole Danbolt...

Federal Hill among nation’s Top 10 ‘Little Italies’

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s very own “Little Italy” has made USA Today’s Top 10 list of great Italian neighborhoods in America. The designation is based...

R.I. college-readiness effort wins $2.7M federal grant

PROVIDENCE – The College Crusade of Rhode Island today announced it has received $2.7 million in matching funds from the U.S. Department of Education....

U.S. trade gap shrinks in 6th month of record exports

WASHINGTON – The nation’s trade deficit shrank by $1.4 billion or 2.4 percent in August to $57.6 billion, the lowest level since January, from...

R.I. Housing, Urban League get HUD Housing Counseling Awards

WASHINGTON – Rhode Island organizations will receive $213,547 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to help local families find and responsibly...

Patrick proposes ‘historic’ $2B higher-ed bond

BOSTON – Gov. Deval L. Patrick today is filing a 10-year, $2 billion higher-education bond measure with the Mass. Legislature that he described as...

Purvis wins $2.3M contract to upgrade FDNY call boxes

MIDDLETOWN – Purvis Systems Inc., a provider of information technology systems and services to the public safety, emergency management and defense industries, has been...

R.I. is ranked last, for 3rd year, in business tax climate

WASHINGTON – Rhode Island ranked dead last among the 50 states in the 2008 State Business Tax Climate Index, released today by the Tax...
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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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