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Mortgage delinquency in Providence metro 4.8 percent in June

PROVIDENCE – Mortgage delinquency of 30 days or more in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area was 4.8 percent in June, a 0.7 percentage-point decline...

Organ donor advocacy group honors nine local hospitals for donation support

PROVIDENCE – The Workplace Partnership for Life has recognized nine local hospitals for their efforts supporting enrollment in organ and tissue donation registries.The organization,...

Study: R.I. ranked No. 3 in nation for gun safety

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island was ranked third best in TermLife2Go’s “The 10 Best & Worst States for Gun Safety in America,” WPRI-TV CBS 12...

Nature’s Trust RI petitions RIDEM to implement climate change regulations

PROVIDENCE – Nature’s Trust Rhode Island has petitioned the R.I. Department of Environmental Management to put regulations in place to ensure the state “does...

Groundwork R.I. to receive $100K EPA grant to educate students on...

PROVIDENCE – Groundwork Rhode Island was selected by the Environmental Protection Agency to receive a $100,000 environmental education grant focused on waste reduction, diversion...

Reed: Pawtucket and Providence receive $2M to address lead paint

PROVIDENCE – Pawtucket and Providence will receive nearly $2 million in federal grants to identify and address lead-based paint hazards, Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I.,...

CRMC board approves new hotel and shopping center on Newport Harbor

PROVIDENCE – The 10-member board of the Coastal Resources Management Council has approved development of an 84-room hotel and shopping center on Newport Harbor,...

CoreLogic: Providence metro HPI increases 6.6% in July

PROVIDENCE – The home price index of a single-family home in the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area increased 6.6 percent year over year in July,...

3 R.I. historic districts updated after National Park Service accepts additional...

PROVIDENCE – The National Park Service has accepted additional documentation about African-American and Cape Verdean history in the College Hill Historic District in Providence,...

Raytheon opens new Portsmouth facility

PORTSMOUTH – Raytheon Co. unveiled a new facility on its campus here in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Aug. 27.Several local leaders were on hand...
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