Lifespan shows uses of health IT

Not long ago, the hospitals in the Lifespan network did things the same way as most of their peers. Doctors handwrote their orders, or...
PBN Photo from Jan. 7, 1991
Shortly after his inauguration in January 1991, Gov. Bruce Sundlun, above, second from right, ordered several credit unions to close. Below, an angry depositor expressed
his concerns to state officials at a meeting.

Credit union crisis shook R.I., left deep scars

Throngs of angry depositors gathered in the parking lot outside of Woonsocket’s Marquette Credit Union in the summer of 1991. Like thousands of Rhode...
ANNOUNCING the campaign are, from left, John Wolfe, vice president of government and public affairs for Cox Communications; Lou Schwechheimer, vice president and general manager of the PawSox; Paws, the PawSox mascot; Joseph J. MarcAurele, president and CEO of Citizens Bank of Rhode Island; and Mike Gerhardt, interim executive director of the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. /

R.I. businesses strive to ‘strike out’ hunger

The Rhode Island Community Food Bank and the Citizens Bank Foundation have announced a summer-long partnership with the Pawtucket Red Sox and Cox Communications...
Providence Police Chief Dean M. Esserman at policeheadquarters, with Route 95 in the background.

New police chief leads with community approach

Name: Dean M. Esserman Position: Providence Police Chief Background: Served as general counsel and advisor to Chief William Bratton...

Women entrepreneurs setting the pace, SBA says

Women are starting businesses twice as often as men, according to statistics commonly cited by the U.S. Small Business Administration and other groups.That means...
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