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ETHIDE LABORATORIES INC. and its real estate at 1300 Main St., West Warwick, were sold to Biolyze LLC on March 25./COURTESY THE NERY CORP.

Ethide Laboratories, property, sold to Biolyze LLC

WEST WARWICK — Ethide Laboratories Inc. and its real estate at 1300 Main St. were sold March 25 to Providence-based entity Biolyze LLC, managed...
THE SOUTH COAST RAIL project is now estimated to be operating by September 2023 and is estimated to cost $1.05 billion. / COURTESY MASS. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

South Coast Rail estimated costs rise, completion pushed back

PROVIDENCE – The Mass. Department of Transportation announced Monday that the South Coast Rail project Phase I funding has been decided upon and with...
GAMBLERS LOST $1.5 million on sports betting in Rhode Island in March. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ JUSTIN CHIN

R.I. sports bettors lose $1.5M amid March Madness

PROVIDENCE – Sports betting revenue after payouts in Rhode Island was $1.5 million in March, a sharp turnaround from an $890,623 loss in February,...
HASBRO REPORTED a profit of $26.7 million in the first quarter of 2019. / COURTESY HASBRO

Hasbro reports $26.7M profit in Q1

PAWTUCKET – Hasbro Inc. reported a profit of $26.7 million in the first quarter of 2019, a reversal from a $112.5 million loss in...
GOV. GINA RAIMONDO has directed the state Department of Education to establish a panel of experts to conduct a review of Providence schools./ PBN FILE PHOTO/ DAVE HANSEN

Raimondo orders ‘comprehensive review’ of Providence schools

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo is directing the state Department of Education to conduct a "comprehensive review" of the Providence school system to...
The number of homes actively listed for sale has increased by 10 percent in Rhode Island. COURTESY RHODE ISLAND ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS.

Home listings increase 10% in Rhode Island

WARWICK – The number of single-family homes listed for sale jumped by 10% in March, an indication that buyers will have more options for...
A $1.8 MILLION fishing pier will be built at Rocky Point State Park. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

$1.8M fishing pier to be built at Rocky Point

WARWICK – A new $1.8 million wooden fishing pier will be built at Rocky Point State Park, the R.I. Department of Environmental Management and...
THE AVERAGE PRICE of regular gas in Rhode Island increased 7 cents this week to $2.70 per gallon. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/AKOS STILLER

Gas prices continue to rise in R.I., Mass. this week

PROVIDENCE - The average price of self-serve, regular unleaded gasoline in Rhode Island increased 7 cents this week to $2.70 per gallon, 14 cents...
UNITED STATES existing-home sales decreased for a fourth time in five months despite lower mortgage rates, sustained wage gains and slower home price appreciation. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/SCOTT MCINTYRE

U.S. existing-home sales drop for fourth time in five months

NEW YORK - Sales of previously owned United States homes eased more than forecast in March, suggesting the housing market is still finding its...
ORSTED AND EVERSOURCE, owners of the proposed Revolution Wind farm, pledged $4.5 million for higher education programs and wind energy supply chain programs in Rhode Island. Above, the Block Island Wind Farm. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ERIC THAYER

Orsted and Eversource commit additional $4.5M to wind sector training/supply chain...

PROVIDENCE – Orsted U.S. Offshore Wind and Eversource pledged $4.5 million Monday to talent and workforce development in Rhode Island based on the Revolution...
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