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Bally’s establishes new R.I. board, names Crisafulli chairman

PROVIDENCE – Bally's Corp. has established a new board to focus on Rhode Island operations, with Marc A. Crisafulli selected to lead its efforts. The...
ALEX GORSKY, the former chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, was named lead director of Neurotech Pharmaceuticals Inc. in Cumberland. / COURTESY OF NEUROTECH PHARAACEUTICALS INC.

Ex-J&J CEO named lead director of R.I.-based Neurotech Pharmaceuticals

CUMBERLAND – Alex Gorsky, the former chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, was named lead director of Neurotech Pharmaceuticals Inc., the biotech company...

Ranked-choice voting advocates empowered after CD1 primary results

Calls for voting reform grew to a roar in the days heading into Rhode Island’s competitive and crowded Democratic congressional primary.  Now on the other...

Newspaper endorsements scarce for candidates in crowded CD1 race

Former Providence Journal reporter Linda Levin remembers the impassioned debates within, and outside, the newsroom over newspaper endorsements in political races.  It wasn’t just a...

CD1 Democratic candidates on the attack in TV debate

PROVIDENCE – Though sitting stage left, former Providence Rep. Aaron Regunberg was the center of his political rivals’ attention Tuesday night, as his Democratic...

Cohen first woman to lead FBI’s Boston office

PROVIDENCE – For the first time, a woman will be in charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s regional office that includes Rhode Island. Jodi...

Mass. transportation secretary leaving after 8 months on job

PROVIDENCE – Massachusetts Secretary of Transportation Giana Fiandaca is stepping down after only eight months on the job, multiple media outlets reported Monday.  Mass. Gov....
TEXTRON INC. has named Rob Scholl, left, its new CEO and president of Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. and selected Kriya Shortt to succeed him as CEO and president of Textron eAviation. / COURTESY TEXTRON INC.

Scholl named chief of Textron Specialized Vehicles; Shortt takes over eAviation

PROVIDENCE – Textron Inc. has named Rob Scholl its new CEO and president of the subsidiary Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. and selected Kriya Shortt...

Moran Shipping Agencies CEO dies after brief illness

PROVIDENCE – James A. Black, longtime CEO and president of Rhode Island-based Moran Shipping Agencies Inc., has died after a brief illness, the company...

1st Congressional District candidate forum puts focus on promoting equity for...

PROVIDENCE – Candidates running in the September primary to represent Rhode Island’s 1st Congressional District got down to business Tuesday evening — literally. In a...
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