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US Airways to pare T.F. Green flights to Pittsburgh

WARWICK – US Airways this summer will reduce service from Pittsburgh to T.F. Green Airport (PVD) from four daily flights to two, US Airways...
WAL-MART has been making its stores more energy-efficient to improve its bottom line. Above, a store in Kansas City, Mo., where the cases have LED lighting. /

Businesses seeing value of efficiency

Until recently, energy efficiency was seen by many industry leaders as an expensive proposition that may benefit the environment but might not benefit the...

U.S. industrial output <br>outpaces forecasts in April

Industrial production in the United States rose more than forecast last month as cold weather boosted electricity demand and manufacturers stepped up output after...

OSHA seeks $46,900 in penalties<br> from seafood processor

BRAINTREE, Mass. – The U.S. Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited New Bedford seafood processor Carlos Seafood Inc., saying it failed...

Nortek parent posts 1Q profit of $1.2M

PROVIDENCE – For the quarter ended March 31, NTK Holdings Inc., the parent of Nortek Holdings Inc. and Nortek Inc., posted a profit of...

RIAC to get $10M to buy houses near T.F. Green

WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded $10 million to the R.I. Airport Corporation to acquire homes near T.F. Green Airport that...

Hasbro uses call option on Lucas warrants

PAWTUCKET – Hasbro Inc. has exercised its call option to repurchase all of the outstanding warrants for Hasbro’s common stock currently held by Lucasfilm...

New Bedford awarded $1.2M for port security

NEW BEDFORD — The Port of New Bedford has been awarded $918,000 in grant funding for security enhancements from the U.S. Department of Homeland...
DAVE TAYLOR, owner of Lorraine Fabrics since 1997,  doesn't know exactly how many types of fabric the store sells. It's
"thousands and thousands," he says, far more than most competitors could ever try to match. /

A world of fabrics under one roof

Lorraine Fabrics began its life in the late 1800s as Lorraine Manufacturing Co. At that time the business, which was started by Frederic Clark...
MAYOR DAVID N. CICILLINE, right, and other city commuters brave the rain this morning in Providence to participate in Bike to Work Day. The annual RIDOT event promotes bicycling as a healthful means of reducing energy use, pollution and rush-hour traffic.  /

Cicilline hits the road for Bike to Work Day

PROVIDENCE – Mayor David N. Cicilline joined hundreds of other Rhode Island commuters today for Bike to Work Day 2007.Cicilline left his East Side...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

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8am–11am