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Amazon dominance hurts small business and communities

To the Editor:Recently, Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., chair of a House antitrust subcommittee, took on the brave and bold task of holding hearings to...
U.S. SEN. JACK REED, D-R.I., announced with other members of the Ocean State's congressional delegation that the Narragansett and West Warwick fire departments will receive a combined $289,720 from federal programs to train personnel and purchase equipment. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JOSHUA ROBERTS

R.I. to receive $7.5M in federal grants to improve emergency response,...

WASHINGTON – The state of Rhode Island will receive $7.5 million from the federal Department of Homeland Security to help local government agencies and...
HIGHER PRIORITIES: Mario Bueno, executive director of Progreso Latino, a nonprofit that provides comprehensive social services to Latin Americans in Rhode Island, speaks with Johanna Tones, bookkeeper. Bueno said the 2020 census is not as high a priority for immigrants as other, more-pressing concerns, such as working and housing.
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Rhode Island could lose one of its two U.S. House seats...

The last time a U.S. census form arrived in the mail, Marcela Betancur helped her mother fill it out. As a 20-year-old, she had...
REP. DAVID N. CICILLINE told Bloomberg News Friday that the antitrust laws and standards in the United States need modernization. / COURTESY DAVID N. CICILLINE

Cicilline: Antitrust standards need modernization

NEW YORK - When Rep. David N. Cicilline, D-R.I., was approached at the beginning of the last Congress about becoming the ranking member of the...
GOV. GINA M. RAIMONDO recently signed an executive order at Thundermist Health Center calling for equitable access to behavioral health care. / COURTESY THUNDERMIST HEALTH CENTER

Raimondo’s executive order calls for equitable access to behavioral health

WOONSOCKET – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo signed an executive order Friday at Thundermist Health Center calling for access to behavioral health care at a...
GOV. GINA M. RAIMONDO, left, delivers a meal to a woman during the 2017 March for Meals Campaign. / COURTESY MEALS ON WHEELS OF RHODE ISLAND

Meals on Wheels raises record $58K for 2018 March for...

PROVIDENCE – Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island raised a record $58,900 during its 2018 March for Meals annual fundraising and public awareness campaign...

Family Service of Rhode Island recognized for work with police departments

MARGARET HOLLAND MCDUFF is the CEO of Family Service of Rhode Island, which was recently presented with the Mutual of America Community Partnership Award,...
DR. SARAH FESSLER, chief medical officer and practicing family medicine physician at East Bay Community Action Program, was honored Oct. 16 when she received the Clinical Leadership Award from the Rhode Island Health Center Association. / COURTESY EAST BAY COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM

RIHCA presents Fessler with clinical leadership award

WARWICK – The Rhode Island Health Center Association honored Dr. Sarah Fessler, chief medical officer and practicing family medicine physician at East Bay Community...
RHODE ISLAND RECEIVED nearly $2 million to prepare the state's coastlines for rising sea levels and extreme weather. /PBN FILE PHOTO/NICOLE DOTZENROD

R.I. receives $2M to bolster coastline

PROVIDENCE - Rhode Island received a $1.98 million grant designed to protect against sea level rise and the dangers it poses to homes and...
THE RHODE ISLAND CONGRESSIONAL Delegation announced a $2.7 million grant for the Department of Labor and Training on Thursday.

R.I. receives $2.7M for DLT data coordination

PROVIDENCE - Rhode Island will receive $2.7 million in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Labor to help the R.I. Department of Labor...
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