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RENE R. MENARD, D-Lincoln, is sponsoring a bill that would give more rights to condo dwellers. /

Legislation aims to boost<br> R.I. condo owners’ rights

As condominiums become an ever-larger part of Rhode Island’s housing market, a Lincoln Democrat is seeking to enhance condo dwellers’ legal rights on two...

Woonsocket lead plan wins top HUD rating

WOONSOCKET – The city’s financial assistance program for lead abatement in older housing has won the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s highest...

Campaign aims for ‘effective’<br> teacher in every classroom

PROVIDENCE – The Providence Educational Excellence Coalition, a community group started in 2004 by the Rhode Island Children’s Crusade for Higher Education, has launched...

Brown exhibits focus on history of slavery

PROVIDENCE – Following up on the October report by its Steering Committee on Slavery and Justice, Brown University is sponsoring four exhibitions that show...

UMass–Dartmouth head calls for new thinking

DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Jean F. MacCormack, chancellor of the University of Massachusetts–Dartmouth, urged the campus community in a speech last month to become more...
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Veterans’ rights as employees are well protected

With the focus on laws prohibiting discrimination based on gender, religion and race, employers may be surprised to learn that one of the most...

ACLU intercedes in Champlin’s case

PROVIDENCE – The American Civil Liberties Union jumped into the Champlin’s lawsuit against the R.I. Coastal Resources Management Council this week, filing an “amicus...

Bush, Lula sign ethanol pact for energy security

SAO PAOLO, Brazil – President George W. Bush and Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva today agreed to share technology to develop...

Bell again is No. 1 in customer support

FORT WORTH, Texas – For the 13th straight year, Bell Helicopter has been ranked No. 1 in customer support by Professional Pilot Magazine’s annual...
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Unemployment stays at 4.5% as U.S. adds jobs

WASHINGTON – U.S. employment continued to edge up last month while the nation’s unemployment rate held steady at 4.5 percent, the U.S. Department of...
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Wednesday December 5, 2018

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