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PROVIDENCE MAYOR Brett Smiley has scheduled a public forum at Providence Career and Technical Academy, 41 Fricker St., for residents to meet the finalists for police chief. PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Public forum for Providence police chief finalists slated for Feb. 8

PROVIDENCE – A public forum for community members to meet the finalists for police chief will be held on Feb. 8 at the Providence...
BUSINESS AND NONPROFIT leaders meet and talk with one another Thursday during Providence Business News' 2023 Book of Lists Premier Event at the Graduate Providence. / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

PBN debuts 2023 Book of Lists at Graduate Providence

PROVIDENCE – Nearly 250 local business and nonprofit representatives gathered Thursday at the Graduate Providence to network with one another during Providence Business News’...
TEXTRON INC. Thursday named Tom Hammoor CEO and president of subsidiary Textron Systems. Hammoor will succeed Lisa Atherton, who was named chief operating officer of Textron's Bell segment. / PHOTO COURTESY OF TEXTRON INC.

Hammoor named CEO and president of Textron subsidiary Textron Systems

PROVIDENCE – Textron Inc. Thursday named Tom Hammoor its new CEO and president of its subsidiary Textron Systems, succeeding Lisa Atherton, who was named...
PROVIDENCE MAYOR BREET SMILEY is beginning the process of hiring a new police chief. PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Smiley begins search for new Providence police chief

PROVIDENCE – Mayor Brett Smiley announced Friday that the search process has begun to find the 38th chief of the Providence Police Department.  The city’s...

Poll: McKee remains 4th-least popular governor in U.S.

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Daniel J. McKee remains the fourth-least popular governor in the nation in a new Morning Consult poll released Thursday.  McKee’s approval rating from Rhode...

Former R.I. Gov. Lincoln Almond dies at age 86

PROVIDENCE – Lincoln C. Almond, who served two terms as Rhode Island’s governor, has died at the age of 86, Gov. Daniel J. McKee...

General Assembly’s new session set to begin Jan. 3

PROVIDENCE (AP) – Improving Rhode Island's educational system is a top priority for the governor and state legislative leaders as the General Assembly's new...

PBN’s most-read stories of 2022

From developments with the potential to reshape the landscape of Providence and a steady stream of million-dollar home sales across Rhode Island, to ongoing...
STATE LEADERS ARE in a good financial position with a $610 million surplus projected for fiscal 2023, but some say a lot of that money is because several state agencies have been understaffed and overworked. / PBN FILE PHOTO/CASSIUS SHUMAN

Some R.I. officials say job vacancies a big part of projected...

The projected $610 million budget surplus awaiting the General Assembly and the administration of Gov. Daniel J. McKee has been the subject of speculation...
PATRICIA COYNE-FAGUE will step down as director of R.I. Department on Jan. 13. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

R.I. Department of Corrections director to step down in January

PROVIDENCE – Patricia Coyne-Fague will step down as director of the R.I. Department of Corrections on Jan. 13, Gov. Daniel J. McKee announced Tuesday. Coyne-Fague...
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