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THE HUB Bike Culture owners  Jack Madden, left, and Jesse Bushnell, say their East Side bicycle shop
can provide a more personal touch than the big-box stores because of their own knowledge and experience. /

A bike shop for serious cyclists

The HUB Bike Culture owners Jesse Bushnell and Jack Madden say their plan was always to make bicycles the main attraction at their East...

A Vegas-quality landscape<br> with a Rhode Island look

When most people talk about the transformation of Lincoln Park into Twin River, they tend to focus on the added video lottery terminals, the...

Massachusetts selected as wind-testing location

BOSTON – U.S. Secretary of Energy Samuel Bodman last week informed Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick that the state has been chosen as the site...

Assembly tightens stormwater runoff standards

PROVIDENCE – The Smart Development for a Cleaner Bay Act of 2007 was among the measures approved by the R.I. General Assembly in the...

AAA: R.I. gas prices fall 3¢ to $2.939

PROVIDENCE – Gasoline prices in Rhode Island have declined for the fourth straight week, to 15 cents below their mid-May level, according to AAA...

Paulson urges rejection of third-party suits

U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson Jr. said last week that allowing victims of business fraud to file class-action suits against third parties...
URI OCEAN ENGINEERING Prof. Malcolm Spaulding, left, the director of the new undersea center, shows off his CoastMap software program along with colleague Eoin Howlett. /

Dual-use applications are focus of undersea center

This spring, the U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Center awarded the University of Rhode Island $150,000 to create a Center of Excellence in Undersea Technology....

2 new board members join ISO New England

HOLYOKE, Mass. – Roberta S. Brown and Richard E. Kessel have been elected to the board of directors of ISO New England Inc., effective...
100 VOLUNTEERS using handheld electronic devices recorded the size, condition, species and location of the 24,999 trees that line the streets of Providence. /

Volunteers tally the street trees of Providence

PROVIDENCE – Mayor David N. Cicilline today announced the results of the Providence Tree Tally, an arboreal census of the city streets completed...

Conservation group seeks ethics probe of CRMC

PROVIDENCE – The Conservation Law Foundation today asked the state Ethics Commission to investigate members of the R.I. Coastal Resources Management Council, citing “a...
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