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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Natural Resources

Supply-chain disruption is only one of many worries

As American manufacturers increasingly reach across the country and around the world for component parts, they risk becoming victims of disasters many time zones...

RIEMA makes steady progress<br> in planning efforts

As executive director of the R.I. Emergency Management Agency, Robert J. Warren works to protect Rhode Island’s residents and property for the event...

Bills would lift cap on renewable-energy credit

A pair of bills now before the General Assembly would lift the caps on state personal income tax credits given to Rhode Island residents...

‘WaterFire’ wants small partners too

“WaterFire Providence” has launched a new corporate sponsorship program aimed at smaller businesses than have traditionally provided funding for the signature event downtown.The...
THE MS 150 BIKE TOUR, a  Multiple Sclerosis Society fundraiser, now in its 20th year, has been drawing increasing participation from Fidelity employees and their families. /

Charitable events pay off for Fidelity

Fidelity Investments’ participation in the MS 150 Bike Tour for multiple sclerosis has grown since the company began investing in the event eight years...

Groups urge R.I. not to sell Charlestown land

CHARLESTOWN – A coalition of environmental and land conservation groups is urging state officials to stop the sale of up to 50 acres of...
THE PRISTINE WOODLANDS of the Shepard property, the parcel the federal funds will protect, provide habitat for a number of native and migratory species. /

$3M federal grant <br>to protect R.I. woodlands

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Forest Service will set aside $3 million to protect 1,100 acres of land in Coventry and West Greenwich, which will...
ALAN MULALLY, left,  Ford Motor Co. president and CEO, greets President George W. Bush after he toured the Missouri factory that makes the Ford Escape and Mariner hybrids. /

Alternative energy a national security issue,<br> Bush tells Ford, GM workers

Hybrid vehicles will bolster national security by reducing dependence on foreign oil, President George W. Bush yesterday told U.S. auto industry workers and executives...

Dunk completes leasing of new luxury suites

PROVIDENCE – All 18 of the new luxury suites at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center have been leased, and the Dunk already has a waiting...

AAA: R.I. gas prices rise 1¢ to $2.579

PROVIDENCE – Gasoline prices in Rhode Island stand at $2.579 per gallon, according to AAA’s March 19 survey, an increase of 1 cent over...
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