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38 Studios unveils new ‘Amalur’ pack

PROVIDNECE – 38 Studios unveiled its first downloadable content pack for “Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning” on Feb. 29. The pack, “The Legend of Dead Kel,”...

Schilling ‘surprised’ by Amalur turnout

BOSTON – Curt Schilling, former Red Sox pitcher and founder of 38 Studios LLC, was “surprised” by the roughly 250-person line for the release...

Schilling to launch Amalur Tuesday

(Updated, Feb. 2, 11:15 a.m.)BOSTON – Curt Schilling, former Red Sox pitcher and founder of 38 Studios LLC, will be in Bellingham, Mass., on...

Municipal pension panel appointments announced

PROVIDENCE – The members of the 14-person panel charged with reviewing and making recommendations for the administration of municipal pensions were named on Friday.Gov....
COURTESY R.I. EDC
SHINING EXAMPLE: After decrying large corporate incentives,, Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee, left, came on board for a $1 million grant to Toray Plastics to build a solar power array backed by EDC Executive Director Keith W. Stokes, right. With the two at the unveiling of the array are Toray president and CEO, Richard Schlosser, second from left, R.I. Senate President M. Teressa Paiva Weed and URI President David M. Dooley.

Forging a new/old path on economic development

When Keith W. Stokes left the Newport Chamber of Commerce in early 2010 to take a temporary appointment as head of the R.I. Economic...
GATHERING FEEDBACK: Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee has started holding meetings with local leaders, the business community and public-employee unions on a municipal-pension bill. / PBN FILE PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Mayors look to Assembly for relief

When Central Falls declared bankruptcy last year, Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien knew those expecting the fiscal illness to spread to other communities in...
GINA M. Raimondo was running a Rhode Island venture-capital firm in Providence when the mother of two read with alarm that a growing fiscal crisis might force cutbacks in library hours and bus service in 2009. / COURTESY TREASURY OFFICE

Gina Raimondo math convinces Rhode Island of America’s prospects

BOSTON - Gina M. Raimondo was running a Rhode Island venture-capital firm in Providence when the mother of two read with alarm that a...
THERE was a woman running around barefoot with a huge sword killing putrid rats and men in armor at AS220 last night. / COURTESY 38 STUDIOS

38 Studios demo garners Geeks’ approval

PROVIDENCE – There was a woman running around barefoot with a huge sword killing putrid rats and men in armor at AS220 last night....
THE R.I. Economic Development Corporation made the final allotment of its $75 million loan guaranty to video game company 38 Studios LLC.

EDC makes final allotment to 38 Studios

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Economic Development Corporation made the final allotment of its $75 million loan guaranty to video game company 38 Studios LLC.The...
THE R.I. Economic Development Corporation said it helped create or retain at least 4,686 local jobs in its fiscal 2011 performance report.  / COURTESY R.I. EDC

EDC says it helped create or retain 4,700 local jobs

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Economic Development Corporation said it helped create or retain at least 4,686 local jobs in its fiscal 2011 performance report.The...
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