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A reckoning for opioid supply chain

According to U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration numbers examined by the Washington Post, nearly 100,000 people died in the United States from opioid addiction or...

NAFTA alternative a bad deal

President Donald Trump claims he has “tremendous Democrat support” in the House for the accord he signed last year with Mexico and Canada to...
Stefan Pryor

R.I. leader in energy economy

In 1901, a gusher erupted from the Spindletop oil field near Beaumont, Texas. The sight of oil gushing out of the ground captured the...
STUFFED QUAHOGS: Cheryl Ursillo, founder and CEO of Grace’s Stuffies, makes gourmet stuffed quahogs using her mother’s recipe.
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Stuffies like mom made them

When Cheryl Ursillo began trying to market her gourmet stuffed quahogs, she didn’t encounter much difficulty convincing retailers to carry them.The hard part was...

LIBOR phaseout primer

In July 2017, the head of the UK Financial Conduct Authority recommended a phaseout of the London Interbank Offered Rate by Dec. 31, 2021.LIBOR...

Outside review of DCYF under consideration


PROVIDENCE – Child Welfare League of America, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit, is being considered to conduct a “top-to-bottom” review of the R.I. Department of...

R.I. Housing funding to create 600 homes, support 700 jobs

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Housing and Mortgage Finance Corp. board of commissioners has approved funding that will attract private investments of more than $34...

New Dartmouth police station, library buildings expected to open in September

DARTMOUTH – Three large capital building projects in town are nearing completion, www.southcoasttoday.com reported July 13.The Dartmouth Maritime Center opened in June, while a...
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JOHN COONEY, 32

40 Under Forty 2019 winner: JOHN COONEY | 32 CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER, AQUANIS INC.What is the best advice you have ever received? If something is worth...
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JESSICA PERNICONE, 39

40 Under Forty 2019 winner: JESSICA PERNICONE | 39 EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE SOLUTIONS, JONES LANG LASALLEWhat is the best advice you have ever received? My...
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