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Interaction, reaction focus of Naval war games

NEWPORT – More than 70 members of academia, the student body and military attended the U.S. Naval War College’s war game in November, the...

CVS Health Charity Classic raises $1M for local nonprofits

WOONSOCKET – CVS Health Corp. has donated $1 million to local nonprofits from its CVS Health Charity Classic, the company announced Tuesday.The funds from...
COMMERCE RI announced has announced the three selected Innovation Campus applications submitted this year. The projects total $12 million in requested public funding. Above, Peckham Farm at URI, the site of one of the funded projects. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

3 projects chosen for Innovation Campus program

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo and University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley announced Tuesday morning the approval of three of the 16...
ANDREW MALLON is no longer director of the MassChallenge Rhode Island accelerator program. Above, a screenshot of Mallon's LinkedIn profile. / COURTESY LINKEDIN

BBJ: Mallon and Johnston out as MassChallenge accelerator directors

PROVIDENCE – Andrew Mallon, director of the MassChallenge Rhode Island accelerator program has stepped down, the Boston Business Journal reported Dec. 14.Mallon, a MassChallenge...

RIF’s $77K grant aids Day One in fighting child porn, sexual...

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Foundation has awarded a $77,000 grant to Day One to aid its efforts to prevent sexual exploitation of children,...

UMassD, BCC launch Plus Program to help students successfully transfer

DARTMOUTH – A memorandum of understanding between Bristol Community College and the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth was signed Dec. 10 establishing The Plus Program:...

Five Questions With: Anna Thompson

Anna Thompson is the studio art coordinator for the Cove Center, part of The Groden Network in Providence. She has worked with the organization...

DATMA receives $27.5K grant from Community Foundation

NEW BEDFORD – The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute, otherwise known as DATMA, was awarded a $27,500 Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts grant...

Women’s Resource Center elects new board members at annual meeting

PROVIDENCE – The Women’s Resource Center, the nonprofit domestic violence and prevention services agency serving Newport and Bristol counties, elected new officials to its...

New scholarship opportunities for Providence Country Day students

EAST PROVIDENCE – A new scholarship program designed to reward high-achieving students at Providence Country Day School will launch in the 2019-2020 academic year.“In...
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