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New rules likely to squeeze companies, immigrants

Dale Venturini is already bracing for the effects of a new crackdown by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on companies that employ illegal...
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Chafee Center director sees R.I. exports expanding

A lot has changed since Ray Fogarty became director of the R.I. Export Assistance Center, now the John H. Chafee Center at Bryant...

A space where biotech can grow

Dr. Satya Reddy was working in the neonatal unit at Women & Infants Hospital and researching the role of vitamin D in soft bone...
ERIC BUSCH, the American Locomotive Works site manager for Streuver Bros. Eccles & Rouse, looks over the property. The former industrial site, at the corner of Eagle and Valley streets in Providence, will be turned into shops, offices and apartments.  /

ALCO plan proceeds to Phase II

Struever Bros. Eccles & Rouse is ready to launch the second phase of its American Locomotive Works complex, the massive $333 million redevelopment project...

Mass. gives $11M to anti-violence efforts

BOSTON – Thirty-nine communities, including Fall River, Taunton and New Bedford, will receive nearly $11 million for innovative anti-gang and youth-violence prevention programs under...

New tool gives perfect scores to 11 R.I. nursing homes

PROVIDENCE – Eleven nursing homes have achieved perfect scores of 88 in the R.I. Department of Health’s new consumer tool, the “Survey Performance Tool...

National Grid-KeySpan merger to close today

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. and BROOKLYN, N.Y. – National Grid (LSE: NG; NYSE: NGG) is poised to complete its acquisition of Brooklyn-based KeySpan (NYSE: KSE) ...

Burrillville receives $150K in grants<br> to help buy former RR right-of-way

BURRILLVILLE – The town has received $150,000 in state and federal land-acquisition grants to help it buy a 60-foot wide former railroad bed...

Textron to pay $4.6M in oil-for-food scandal

WASHINGTON – Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) has agreed to pay a fine of $1.15 million and cooperate fully with the U.S. Department of Justice’s...

National Grid gets NYSPC OK for KeySpan deal

WESTBOROUGH, Mass., and NEW YORK – The N.Y. State Public Service Commission yesterday granted its unanimous approval to the acquisition of KeySpan (NYSE:...
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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

Crowne Plaza, Warwick
8am–11am