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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Miriam CEO to lead R.I. Airport Corp.

WARWICK – Kathleen C. Hittner, a physician and a Warwick resident, this week was selected by Gov. Donald L. Carcieri to chair the R.I....
SENATE MAJORITY LEADER Teresa M. Paiva Weed sponsored the Senate version of the bill, which cleared the Assembly on Thursday. /

Assembly approves bill to encourage<br> giving to R.I. charities

STATE HOUSE – A measure aimed at encouraging part-time residents to give to Rhode Island charities yesterday cleared the General Assembly and headed for...

Local group buying WRNI public radio for $2M

For the first time in Rhode Island history, the state will have its own locally-owned and operated public radio station.WBUR (90.9FM), Boston’s NPR...
THE PRISTINE WOODLANDS of the Shepard property, the parcel the federal funds will protect, provide habitat for a number of native and migratory species. /

$3M federal grant <br>to protect R.I. woodlands

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Forest Service will set aside $3 million to protect 1,100 acres of land in Coventry and West Greenwich, which will...

Verizon, Cox in national DiversityInc Top 50

Verizon Communications ranks sixth nationwide, and Cox Communications ranks 25th, in DiversityInc magazine’s 2007 Top 50 Companies for Diversity, announced yesterday.Verizon, which...

Patricia Zacks is named Pawtucket Foundation’s<br> 2007 Person of the Year

PAWTUCKET – Patricia S. Zacks has been named the winner of one of two 2007 Pawtucket Foundation Persons of the Year Awards. She was selected...

BankRI chief named March of Dimes<br> R.I. 2007 Person of Year

PROVIDENCE – The March of Dimes Rhode Island Chapter today announced that Merrill W. Sherman, the president and CEO of Bancorp Rhode Island Inc.,...

Ivy Film Festival partners with OSTN

PROVIDENCE – The Ivy Film Festival today announced it has renewed its partnership with the Open Student Television Network.The Ivy Film Festival is now...

Im-aj reaps more honors <br>for Crossroads, R.I. Housing PSAs

RICHMOND – The public service advertising campaigns developed by Im-aj Communications & Design Inc. for Rhode Island Housing and Crossroads Rhode Island have been...

Preserve R.I. seeks ‘mini-grant’ applicants

PROVIDENCE – Preserve Rhode Island today announced it is accepting applications for “mini-grants” to aid local historic preservation projects.The deadline is May 29...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

Crowne Plaza, Warwick