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GateHouse Media completes <br>purchase of JRC papers

FAIRPORT, N.Y. – GateHouse Media has completed its acquisition of seven newspapers in southeastern Massachusetts from the Journal Register Co., at a final price...

R.I. economy continues to expand in December

KINGSTON – The latest analysis by Leonard Lardaro, a professor of economics at the University of Rhode Island, shows the state’s economy continued to...
'THE COST of the program will be more than offset by the savings realized by the exposure of money being misspent,' says Arthur 'Chuck' Barton. /

Watchdog group wants a state inspector general

For more than a century, the Independent Man has stood guard atop the State House. But if a bill submitted at the request of...
DEAN KLITZNER, fourth-generation operator of Klitzner Industries, says that after the 'brutal' year that followed the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, the company is stronger than ever. /

Family business still nimble after 100 years

Klitzner Industries started as a small jewelry plating operation in the back room of Harry Klitzner's mom's candy store on Westminster Street in 1907....
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A growing challenge at the ACI

For some departments in state government, shaving the budget is difficult. For the R.I. Department of Corrections, it's virtually impossible, says Director A.T. Wall. In...
REVENUE FROM Newport Grand has fallen short of projections, so state officials are eager to see the facility expanded and revamped. /

Newport zoning can’t stop Grand plan

A Superior Court judge has ordered the City of Newport to stop trying to block an expansion of Newport Grand and issue the required...
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PBN wins NEPA headline honors

Providence Business News was named a winner in The New England Press Association’s 2006 Better Newspaper Contest for consistent accomplishment in the "demanding and...
BRIAN P. STERN, executive director of the R.I. Department of Administration, will become the governor's chief of staff March 1. /

Carcieri names Brian Stern as new chief of staff

Gov. Donald L. Carcieri yesterday named Brian P. Stern his new chief of staff, effective March 1. He replaces Jeffrey Grybowski, who...
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Amica Tall Ships fest announces 22-ship lineup

NEWPORT – Amica Insurance Tall Ships Rhode Island 2007 today announced the final lineup for the festival, and said three more class-A vessels have...
M. Kits van Heyningen

KVH posts ’06 revenue of $79.0M, up 11%

MIDDLETOWN – KVH Industries Inc. today posted revenue of $79.0 million for the year ended Dec. 31, an 11-percent increase over the previous year’s...
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Wednesday December 5, 2018

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