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RHODE ISLAND'S SEASONALLY ADJUSTED unemployment rate was 4.3 percent in July. / COURTESY THE RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND TRAINING

R.I. unemployment grows minimally in July

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate saw a 0.1 percentage point bump to 4.3 percent in July from June’s 4.2 percent while,...
WISE DECISIONS: Chartwise Medical Systems CEO Dr. Jon Elion he speaks with Executive Vice President Mary Cooper. / PBN FILE PHOTO/BRIAN MCDONALD

Eight Rhode Island businesses named to Inc. 2017 fastest-growing companies list

(Updated: 3:53 p.m.)PROVIDENCE – Eight Rhode Island companies made the 2017 Inc. 5000, a list of the fastest-growing private businesses in the United States.Three...
JONATHAN A. TARANTINO was awarded two Best Lawyer 2018 awards. / PBN FILE PHOTO/FRANK MULLIN

R.I. lawyers receive 2018 Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year distinction

PROVIDENCE - 38 Rhode Island lawyers were recognized in the 2018 Best Lawyers "Lawyer of the Year" awards announced Tuesday with several in-state firms with...
THE NORTH KINGSTOWN CHAMBER of Commerce won a Real Jobs Implementation Grant to create a career pathway training pipeline for the wind energy technology industry.

North Kingstown Chamber of Commerce wins $100K Real Jobs Implementation Grant

NORTH KINGSTOWN – The R.I. Department of Labor and Training has granted the North Kingstown Chamber of Commerce a $100,000 Real Jobs Implementation Grant,...
LT. GOV. Daniel J. McKee has filed a motion to block a proposed rate hike by National Grid PLC. / COURTESY OFFICE OF THE LT. GOV.

McKee calls National Grid rate hike ‘unacceptable’

WARWICK – Lt. Gov. Daniel J. McKee has filed a motion to block a proposed rate hike that would increase monthly electricity costs for...
MIRIAM HOSPITAL WAS RANKED the No. 1 hospital for 2017-2018 in both Rhode Island and the Providence metropolitan area by U.S. News & World Report. / COURTESY MIRIAM HOSPITAL

2 R.I. hospitals ranked by U.S. News Best Regional Hospitals 2017-2018

PROVIDENCE – Two Rhode Island hospitals ranked in the 2017-2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Regional Hospitals list released Monday.The Miriam Hospital ranked...
RHODE ISLAND RANKED No. 10 in the nation for health care and fifth in New England. /COURTESY WALLETHUB

WalletHub: R.I. ranks No. 10 in nation for health care

PROVIDENCE - Rhode Island ranked No. 10 for best state for health care in a WalletHub report released Monday.The New England region fared well...
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