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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

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FROM LEFT: Jim Golden, Stop & Shop store manager; Brian Aubertine, district manager; Todd Johnson, a store manager; Andrew Schiff, executive director of the Food Bank; and Stop & Shop store managers Nick Lombardi, Jay Albanese and Jim Walsh. /

Stop & Shop donates to Rhode Island Food Bank

Stop & Shop recently delivered 1,500 turkeys to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank to aid with the organization’s annual Holiday Meal Drive, a...

Work together or fail together

A man was having a conversation with a pastor one day and said, “I would like to know what Heaven and Hell are like.” The...
A SELECT GROUP of minimum-security inmates at the ACI is being taught the latest in construction technology in a partnership with CCRI. /

ACI construction course teaches latest techniques

Darryl Lincoln was in his teens the last time he was free – before his murder conviction 13 years ago. Now 30, Lincoln has no...
THE ELIMINATOR trawl system, developed by URI researchers working with local fishermen, takes advantage of behavioral differences between haddock and other fish. /

URI team’s fish-saving device reels in $30K prize

WASHINGTON – A team of researchers at the University of Rhode Island Fisheries Center will receive the grand prize, and $30,000, in the World...

Cox ranked as best cable operator for women

CHANTILLY, Va. – The Women in Cable Telecommunications Foundation, in collaboration with Working Mother Media, has awarded Cox Communications Inc. the 2007 Forerunner Accolade...

National Institute of Aging gives Brown $10M to study long-term care

WASHINGTON – The National Institute of Aging, a component of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded a five-year, $10 million grant to researchers...

RISD mulls possible expansion in N.C.

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island School of Design confirmed this morning that it is in talks with officials in Charlotte, N.C., to “explore potential...

Miriam named to NIH’s AIDS Clinical Trials Group

PROVIDENCE – Researchers at the The Miriam Hospital’s Immunology Center will continue their groundbreaking work to improve treatment for patients infected with human immunovirus...

De Crescenzo bows out at Opera Providence

PROVIDENCE – Loriana De Crescenzo, executive director of Opera Providence, resigned her position Friday to pursue other opportunities.The Rhode Island native, who joined the...

3 R.I. firms saluted for including women on boards

BOSTON – Three Rhode Island companies will be honored by The Boston Club tomorrow at the group’s biennial Corporate Salute, a celebration of companies...
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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
8am–11am