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RHODE ISLAND'S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE increased to 4% in March, according to the R.I. Department of Labor and Training. /AP FILE PHOTO / NAM Y. HUH

R.I. unemployment rises again, to 4% in March

CRANSTON – March's 4% state unemployment rate marks the sixth consecutive monthly increase. The seasonally adjusted rate is one-tenth of a percentage point higher...

Cannabis cultivators across R.I. loaded with product, audit finds

PROVIDENCE – A recently conducted audit of the state’s cultivator license moratorium and its effects on the 65 licensees showed the industry has plenty...
Matt DuPlessie / COURTESY LEVEL99/KATE WEISER

Five Questions With: Matt DuPlessie

Matt DuPlessie | CEO, Level99 in Providence Place mall 1. This is the second Level99 located in a shopping mall. Did you see opportunity...

To Savor: The splendid sangiovese

Working in the wine business has given me the ability to travel abroad to Italy. Long, winding roads flanked by a sea of vineyards...
Bruce Newbury

You can get there from here

Restaurant owners are, by nature, resilient. Every service presents new and unique challenges. A special runs out too quickly, perhaps by popular demand. A...

Providence chef finalist in 2024 James Beard Foundation awards

PROVIDENCE – Maria Meza from Dolores has been named a finalist in the “Oscars of Food.”  The chef from the eatery at 100 Hope St. is among five...
SEEKONK TOWN PLANNER John Aubin tells WPRI-TV CBS 12 that Whole Foods Market Inc. is halfway through the permitting process to build a location on Fall River Avenue, at the site of the Clarion Inn and Dublin Rose Restaurant.

Whole Foods Market planning store in Seekonk, near R.I. border

PROVIDENCE – Whole Foods Market Inc. is coming to Seekonk.  Seekonk Town Planner John Aubin told WPRI-TV CBS 12 Tuesday that the company is halfway...

State awards $662K in 2024 Local Agriculture and Seafood Act funds

PROVIDENCE – More than 40 local farmers, fishers and specialty food producers will share $662,000 in funding from the 2024 Local Agriculture and Seafood...
Bruce Newbury

Dining out: Much more than fun, games

“Eatertainment” is a term made up by restaurant industry writers to describe venues that combine pub-type food for grown-ups with arena and arcade games,...

WatUlike owners offering what they like

In launching their new bakeshop on the Pawtucket-Providence line, Mike and Rob Fitzhenry hope that the food they like best will soon also become...
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