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CDE, Winsor Hill Hauling owners sentenced for telling employees to falsify...

PROVIDENCE – The owners of two former trucking companies that carried waste and scrap metal through Rhode Island and Massachusetts were each sentenced to...

Hasbro Children’s begins $35M renovation

PROVIDENCE – A $35 million renovation at Hasbro Children’s Hospital is now underway. State officials joined hospital leaders Sept. 17 to announce details of...

Electric Boat president to retire Sept. 30

NORTH KINGSTOWN – Jeffrey S. Geiger will retire Sept. 30 as president of General Dynamics Electric Boat, Rhode Island’s largest defense contractor.The company’s president...

Fidelity to donate 400 pounds of organic vegetables to R.I. food...

SMITHFIELD – Fidelity Investments will celebrate the first harvest year of its organic farm with a donation to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank...

Reed secures $1.7M for R.I. to upgrade parks, preserve open space

WARWICK – Rhode Island has received a $1.7 million Land and Water Conservation Fund grant to upgrade parks, preserve open spaces and enhance public...

Bristol County Water Authority announces plan to fix pipeline leaks

PROVIDENCE – The Bristol County Water Authority says it will cost $3.4 million to fix ongoing water leaks, WJAR-TV NBC 10 reported on Sept....

Reed announces $170K to R.I. to improve dam safety

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island will receive $169,542 in federal dam-safety grant funding to rehabilitate, repair or remove high-hazard potential dams, Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I.,...

Nova Farms marijuana licenses suspended; principal investigated for drug violations

ATTLEBORO – The Cannabis Control Commission has halted all medical and recreational cannabis operations of Nova Farms LLC after learning of pending criminal charges...

New apartment building proposed in Providence’s Jewelry District

PROVIDENCE – A development proposal would place a new 12-story building with 131 residential units in the Jewelry District, taking the place of two...

R.I. receives additional $19.6M from feds for transportation improvements

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island will receive $19.6 million in additional federal funds for transportation infrastructure upgrades this year, Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., announced Sept....
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