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LUSH, a British cosmetics retailer that specializes in handmade products with natural ingredients, is opening up one of its ?beauty delis? at Providence Place in June. /

British cosmetics maker to open Providence store

An upscale British cosmetics retailer that specializes in handmade products is preparing to open a store in June at Providence Place mall, adding to...
THANKS TO CANCER SCREENING, 'my father's still with me,' Dr. Charlotte Yeh, the regional administrator for the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, said in announcing a wellness campaign for older Americans. /

New Medicare campaign aims<br> to boost preventive care

Dr. Charlotte Yeh has learned firsthand about the importance of preventive care for seniors. Her father, Charles, now 77, read an article that said...

Still time to claim phone-tax refund

A new tax credit, applicable only for 2006 filings, could be worth serious money to your company. But if you are like many other...

Justice Flanders to lead URI research commission

Gov. Donald L. Carcieri has named lawyer Robert G. Flanders Jr., a former R.I. Supreme Court associate justice, to chair a new commission charged...

Google now has world’s most-visited Web sites

Google Inc. has passed Microsoft Corp. and Yahoo! Inc. – for the first time – to become the owner of the...

Cox boosts Internet speeds in N.E.

Cox Communications has rolled out changes to its residential high-speed Internet service that include the addition of Comcast Corp.’s “PowerBoost” speed-enhancement technology. “Cox customers...

URI engineer invites ‘attacks’ on program

KINGSTON – As online shopping becomes more common, shoppers increasingly depend on consumer-based rating systems that vendors use to rate their products. Now, ...

Brown rare-periodicals project awarded grant

PROVIDENCE – The Modernist Journals Project, a joint effort by Brown University and the University of Tulsa, has been awarded a $332,823 grant from...

Study: RIte Care loss hurt workers’<br> health, finances, businesses

PROVIDENCE – A study commissioned by Ocean State Action, a consumer advocacy group, has found that home child care providers who were dropped from... adds Spanish and ‘Moving to R.I.’ portals

PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island’s official Web site ( has added Spanish-language and “Moving to Rhode Island” mini-portals to make it easier for the state’s...

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