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Wharf finds its place on National Register

A 45,000-square-foot former coal processing plant on the Providence waterfront that developers Patrick and Gail Conley have turned into an artists’ hub has been...

Cross profits, sales grow by double digits

Showing continued financial strength, A.T. Cross Co. last week reported a second-quarter profit of $990,000, more than double its posted profit for the same...

TPI: Local operations not affected<br> by company’s expansion elsewhere

Three months after announcing major expansion and new construction of manufacturing facilities in Mexico and China, TPI Composites is scouting a location for a...

Transformers help boost Hasbro income 31% in 2Q

PAWTUCKET – On the backs of Transformers and Marvel movie-related products, toymaker Hasbro Inc. Monday reported second-quarter revenue growth of 31 percent, to $691.4...

Autocrat gives 750 cans of coffee to R.I. Food Bank

The summer months are the most demanding time of year for the Rhode Island Community Food Bank, as poor children are not receiving breakfast...
U.S. Sen. Jack Reed announced grants to Rhode Island to help the homeless and help clean up Narragansett Bay. /

Reed announces social service, <br>environmental grants

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Jack Reed today announced nearly $500,000 worth of federal grants to benefit the homeless in Rhode Island, as well as...

Cross sees double-digit sales, profit growth in 2Q

LINCOLN – Showing continued financial strength, A.T. Cross Co. (AMEX: ATX) today reported a second-quarter profit of $990,000, more than double its posted...
URI TEAM members pose with their second-place UAV, the RamBoat-8. From left are Coach Robert Tyce, Captain Michael Palmieri and team members Matthew Jewell, George Dossot and Jonathan Byron. /

URI team takes 2nd place in sub contest

KINGSTON – A team of 10 University of Rhode Island undergraduate and graduate students placed second in the recently concluded 10th annual International Autonomous...

Patrick seeks disaster declaration in Uxbridge fire

UXBRIDGE, Mass. – The Mass. Emergency Management Agency yesterday established a Disaster Assistance Center at Uxbridge Town Hall, 21 South Main St., for businesses...
NATIONWIDE, the average price of unleaded regular in the July 23 AAA survey was $3.009 per gallon, 5 cents higher than in Rhode Island. Above, Marguerite Baber pumps gas at a station in San Francisco. /

AAA: R.I. gas prices fall 2¢ to $2.959

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island gasoline prices fell over the past week, after rising for the previous two weeks, according to AAA Southern New England. AAA’s...
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