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ACLU intercedes in Champlin’s case

PROVIDENCE – The American Civil Liberties Union jumped into the Champlin’s lawsuit against the R.I. Coastal Resources Management Council this week, filing an “amicus...

Bell again is No. 1 in customer support

FORT WORTH, Texas – For the 13th straight year, Bell Helicopter has been ranked No. 1 in customer support by Professional Pilot Magazine’s annual...

Cessna to boost Citation X production 65%

PROVIDENCE – Textron Inc. says its Wichita, Kan.-based Cessna Aircraft Co. will ramp up production of its Citation X business jet by more than...

Amtrol files Ch. 11 reorganization plan

WEST WARWICK – Amtrol Inc. says it has reached an important milestone in its Chapter 11 reorganization, with the filing by the company and...

New Bedford factory’s managers face<br> conspiracy, illegal hiring charges

NEW BEDFORD – The owner and three managers of Michael Bianco Inc. face conspiracy and illegal hiring charges after an investigation led by Immigration...
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ADP report: U.S. adds 57,000 jobs in February

U.S. employers added 57,000 jobs last month – the smallest gain since July 2003, and less than half January’s increase of 121,000 jobs...

Astro-Med gets FAA repair certification

WEST WARWICK – Astro-Med Inc. (Nasdaq: ALOT) says it has completed has certification as an Federal Aviation Administration repair station for cockpit printers. The...
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KBL approves Summer Infant acquisition

NEW YORK – KBL Healthcare Acquisition Corp. II stockholders approved the company’s acquisition of Summer Infant Inc. at a special meeting today. The...

U.S. factory orders fall 5.6% in January

WASHINGTON – New orders for manufactured goods fell 5.6 percent in January to $383.1 billion, after rising 2.6 percent in December, the U.S. Census...

Competitor acquiring Mattress Discounters

HOUSTON – Mattress Firm has signed a letter of intent to acquire Mattress Discounters Corp., a mattress maker and retailer with more than...
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