Home Tags Jewelry District

Tag: Jewelry District

CREATIVE CAPITAL: Margaret Hartigan, co-founder and CEO of Marstone, a digital financial platform with offices in Providence, speaks with Benjamin Baker, head of sales. Hartigan says she chose to base her company in Providence because of the “incredible level of creativity and diversity here.” / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Hartigan’s fully invested in fintech firm she created

Margaret Hartigan found a lot to like about Providence. Hartigan, the co-founder and CEO of the financial-technology company Marstone Inc., is a New Hampshire native...
Margaret Hartigan

Emerging innovation hub drew us to R.I.

When you think of innovation hubs, perhaps the San Francisco Bay Area and New York spring to mind, or maybe a global city such...
THE I-195 REDEVELOPMENT District Commission will consider changes to development guidelines in December. / PBN PHOTO MARY MACDONALD

I-195 Commission considers new guidelines calling for taller buildings, less housing

PROVIDENCE – Prompted by a new state law that allows large economic development districts to bypass local zoning, the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission is...
THE PROPERTY at 125-127 Friendship St. in Providence has been listed by Capstone Properties. The property was formerly home to the club Ultra. / COURTESY CAPSTONE PROPERTIES

Capstone Properties lists former nightclub building in Jewelry District

PROVIDENCE – A building in downtown Providence that had accommodated nightclubs for more than 20 years is newly listed by Capstone Properties. The one-story building...
ABOVE
HIGHWAY RELOCATION: Shown at right are the East Side parcels of developable land in the 40-acre Interstate 195 Redevelopment District of Providence. The district was created after the original Interstate 195, seen at far left, was federally relocated more than 10 years ago.
 / PBN PHOTO/ARTISTIC IMAGES

Despite questions, I-195 District on course

When Robert Davis, a longtime real estate lawyer, joined the board of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission in 2015, he’d talk to potential developers...
POTENTIAL GROCERY STORY: Pictured is the construction site of a six-floor housing project at 78 Fountain St. in Providence, where developers Cornish Associates and Nordblom Co. would like to see a grocery store occupy the ground floor. 
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Will downtown Providence ever get a supermarket?

Downtown Providence is known as the central political and cultural district of Rhode Island. Among those who live and work there, it’s also known...
FIVE DEVELOPMENT companies are interested in building new structures on Parcel 28 in the Interstate 195 Redevelopment District, and the first of them made their pitches public in a meeting of the district’s commission Wednesday. In this rendering, the apartments over retail design of the DMG Investments/Bergmeyer proposal is shown. / COURTESY I-195 DISTRICT COMMISSION.

Developers propose apartments, retail, modern office space for Parcel 28 in...

PROVIDENCE – Five development companies are interested in building new structures on Parcel 28 in the Interstate 195 Redevelopment District and the first of...
SERVICE SHIFT: William F. Hatfield, Bank of America’s market president in Rhode Island, said financial centers have become less a destination for a transaction and more a place for advice and a conversation.
 / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Technology turns BofA branches into ‘financial centers’

William F. Hatfield, Bank of America Corp.’s market president in Rhode Island, discusses the bank’s local growth and ways it can help spur development...
IMMUNOLOGY ADVANCES: Dr. Anne S. De Groot, CEO, and William Martin, chief operating and information officer, co-founded biotech company EpiVax, which has made advances in computational immunology – a branch of medicine covering the human immune system – genomics and vaccine design.
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

EpiVax on cutting edge of research

EpiVax Inc.’s motto is “science without fear.” From its new headquarters in the Rising Sun Mills complex, a former wool mill in Olneyville, the privately...
AT THE CONSTRUCTION site of the Wexford Innovation Center in Providence are, from left, Dan Bagnall, project supervisor, Shawmut Design and Construction; Beverly Smith, client service manager, Shawmut; Sean Lee Burgo, project director for construction, Wexford Science & Technology; and Chi Yik, project manager, Shawmut. A parcel of land in the Interstate 195 Redevelopment District will be converted to temporary parking for tenants of the Wexford center, scheduled to open by June. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

PBN on WJAR-TV, Nov. 12, 2018

Despite false starts, transformation of Jewelry District taking shape.  Every week, PBN Editor Mark S. Murphy appears on WJAR-TV NBC 10’s Coffee Break to discuss...

Stay up to date with PBN's Morning Call & Daily Edition newsletters.

- Featured Event -

Latest News

THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK: COMPLETE COVERAGE

CLOSE

  R.I. COVID-19 cases increase by 97, with three more deaths | PBN Summit: R.I.’s real pandemic test still to come