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AAA: R.I. gas prices dip for 6th straight week, to $2.179

Rhode Island gasoline prices have fallen 3 cents, in their sixth straight week of declines, according to AAA Southern New England.AAA’s Feb. 5...

New Bedford nets record for value of fish landed in 2005

WASHINGTON – Commercial fishermen unloaded 9.6 billion pounds of fish and shellfish, valued at $2.9 billion, at U.S. ports in 2005, the National Oceanic...
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Arpin consolidation brings promotions to 2 execs

EAST GREENWICH – Arpin Group Inc. has announced the promotions of two senior officers, as part of a continuing consolidation of the household-goods mover’s...
TACNAV for military vehicles not only includes navigation and aiming, but also makes each vehicle a node in a secure network, KVH says. /

Army inks $11.5M navigation-systems deal with KVH

MIDDLETOWN – KVH Industries Inc. (Nasdaq: KVHI) today announced that the U.S. Army Tank and Automotive Command (TACOM) has signed a sole-source contract to...

Textron System puts ‘defense’ back in unit’s name

WILMINGTON, Mass. – Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), this week announced it has changed the name of its Wilmington operating unit...

SJ Corio to handle sale of Paramount Cards assets

The Warwick-based SJ Corio Co. today announced it will handle the sale of more than 2,000 items from the inventory of Paramount Cards Inc.The...

Acushnet Co. parent posts 39% rise in earnings per share

Fortune Brands Inc. today reported earnings per share growth of 39 percent in 2006, as well as a fourth-quarter per-share profit increase of 38...

Textron 4Q profits rise 65%, to $195M

PROVIDENCE – A rise in aircraft deliveries by its Cessna unit helped boost Textron Inc.’s fourth-quarter profits by 65 percent, according to Bloomberg News....

Kopin boosts production for Army contract

TAUNTON, Mass. – Kopin Corp. this week announced a “significant” increase in production of hardware for the Army’s TWS-II Thermal Weapon Sight program. Kopin declined...

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