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Providence again among top cities for young

PROVIDENCE – The City of Providence has been ranked by the America’s Promise Alliance as one of the nation’s 100 Best Communities for Young...

Saratoga to house history display from Annapolis

NORTH KINGSTOWN – An interactive Navy history exhibit from the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Md., will go on permanent display in Rhode...

Providence wins public-private partnership award

WASHINGTON – Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline was honored yesterday, at The United States Conference of Mayors’ 76th Winter Meeting, with an Outstanding Achievement...

Residents again invited to Tour Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE – Government and tourism leaders today teamed up to invite Ocean State residents to become tourists in their own state during the Fifth...

$5.75M gift creates Advancing Africa fund at Brown

DAVOS, Switzerland – Brown University today announced the creation of an “Advancing Africa Scholarship Fund,” targeting students from Sub-Saharan nations who pledge to return...

Carcieri calls for sharp cuts to tame deficit ‘gorilla’

PROVIDENCE – “Our state is at a tipping point,” Gov. Donald L. Carcieri said in his sixth annual State of the State address, presented...

Nixon Peabody ranked among 100 best U.S. employers

NEW YORK – Nixon Peabody LLP, whose Providence office opened in 1993 at One Citizens Plaza, has been ranked by Fortune magazine among its...

R.I. College Crusade awards $2M in scholarships

PROVIDENCE – The College Crusade of Rhode Island has awarded $2 million in scholarships this school year to low-income Rhode Islanders, many of them...

South Kingstown Chamber announces annual awards

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The winners of the 2007 business, citizen and educator of the year awards will be honored this Friday by the South...

Urban League gets $893,000 for YouthBuild

PROVIDENCE – The U.S. Department of Labor will provide $893,000 to the Urban League of Rhode Island Inc. and YouthBuild Providence to help local...
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