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DEALS WORTH MAKING: Gov. Gina M. Raimondo and Jeffrey S. Bornstein, right, senior vice president and chief financial officer for General Electric Co., faced the media following the announcement of GE Digital’s plans to bring 100 jobs to Providence.  / PBN FILE PHOTO/ MICHAEL SALERNO

Raimondo approach doing one thing Chafee’s didn’t: create jobs

One thing about former Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee – he’s consistent. Sort of like how he described himself during the presidential campaign, a “block...
An initial rendering of the River View Hotel proposed for Parcel 1A. At right is pedestrian bridge to downtown. / COURTESY GNF ASSOCIATES.

Does Providence need another boutique hotel?

A Massachusetts developer has proposed building a six-story, 52-room boutique hotel on the east side of the Providence River on one of the smallest...
With its offer to absorb Care New England, Boston-based Partners HealthCare of Massachusetts is forcing Rhode Island to take a clear-eyed view of its health care needs. /COURTESY PARTNERS HEALTHCARE

R.I. must scrutinize Partners’ bid

With its offer to absorb Care New England, Boston-based Partners HealthCare of Massachusetts is forcing Rhode Island to take a clear-eyed view of its...
SELF-HELP: Ferguson Perforating in Providence expanded in 2015 and 2016 without the help of state or city tax incentives. Above, David Silva moves rolls of sheet metal with a hydraulic lift. / PBN FILE PHOTO/ MICHAEL SALERNO

Growing business in R.I. is not an insurmountable task

Gov. Gina M. Raimondo has made creating jobs in Rhode Island a centerpiece of her administration, and to that end has built or modified...
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