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T.F. GREEN was voted No. 2 in USA Today’s Readers’ Choice Awards for "Best Small Airport."/ PBN FILE PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

T.F. Green takes 2nd in USA Today readers’ choice award voting

WARWICK – T.F. Green Airport ranked No. 2 in USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards for "Best Small Airport," the R.I. Airport Corp announced...
THE RHODE ISLAND unemployment rate in December was 3.5%. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/TIM BOYLE

R.I. unemployment rate holds at 3.5% in Dec.

PROVIDENCE – The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Rhode Island was 3.5% in December, a 0.5 percentage point decline year over year, the R.I....
THE MEDIAN price of a Rhode Island single-family home reached a record in 2019 at $285,000. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/SCOTT MCINTYRE

R.I.’s median single-family home price sets record in 2019

PROVIDENCE – The median price of a single-family home in Rhode Island in 2019 was $285,000, a 5.6% increase from the previous year, the...
THREE RHODE ISLAND companies earned a perfect score on the 2020 Corporate Equality Index conducted by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. / COURTESY HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN FOUNDATION

3 R.I. companies score perfect on LGBTQ-inclusive workplace index

PROVIDENCE – Three companies headquartered in Rhode Island earned a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2020 Corporate Equality Index, measuring LGBTQ-inclusive...
TRAFFIC AT T.F. GREEN Airport in November declined 8.1% to 324,085 passengers. / COURTESY R.I. AIRPORT CORP.

Nov. traffic at T.F. Green down 8.1%

WARWICK – Traffic at T.F. Green Airport in November declined 8.1% year over year to 324,085 passengers enplaned and deplaned, according to R.I. Airport...
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Citizens reports $1.8B profit in 2019

PROVIDENCE – Citizens Financial Group Inc., the holding company for Citizens Bank brought in a $1.8 billion profit in 2019, adding $70 million, or...
THE MEDIAN PRICE of a single-family home in Rhode Island in December was $285,000. / AP FILE PHOTO/ROGELIO V. SOLIS

R.I. Dec. home prices jump 7.6% Y/Y

PROVIDENCE – The median price of a single-family home sold in Rhode Island increased 7.6% year over year to $285,000 in December, the Rhode...
ORSTED, a global wind energy developer, has announced plans to locate a national innovation hub in Providence. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/ ERIC THAYER

Orsted to open innovation hub in Providence

NEWPORT – The global offshore wind developer that owns the Block Island Wind Farm today announced plans to open a United States Innovation Hub...
BRYANT UNIVERSITY'S Chafee Center for International Business is seeking companies to participate in a trade mission to Germany that will take place in May. / COURTESY BRYANT UNIVERSITY

Bryant’s Chafee center seeking participants for trade mission to Germany

PROVIDENCE – The John H. Chafee Center for International Business at Bryant University is seeking businesses to participate in a trade mission to Germany...
EIGHT OF TWELVE indicators had improved value year over year in the Rhode Island Current Conditions Index in November. / COURTESY LEONARD LARDARO

Lardaro: R.I. CCI index dips in Nov.

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s Current Conditions Index fell to 67 in November, a 16-point drop from the previous year, according to a report released...
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