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A nearly $4 million federal grant has been awarded to the Central Falls School District for a “restorative justice” project on how to make schools safer.
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Brown reports 16.1% investment gain in year that ended June 30

Brown University posted a 16.1 percent gain on its endowment investments in the year that ended June 30. 11 hours ago

GTECH board of directors approves merger

GTECH S.p.A.’s board of directors on Wednesday approved a previously announced merger of GTECH into Georgia Worldwide PLC (NewCo) and the repurchase of up to 16,676,505 GTECH shares. 9 hours ago

R.I. ranks in top 10 in public charter school movement survey

Rhode Island placed 10th in a ranking of the “health” of the public charter school movement, according to the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. 11 hours ago

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New England Institute of Technology will undergo a $120 million expansion at its East Greenwich campus, President Richard I. Gouse announced on Wednesday.

Private payrolls in U.S. increased by 213,000 in September

WASHINGTON - Companies hired 213,000 workers in September as the labor market continued to strengthen, a private report based on payrolls showed. The gains in employment last month followed a …

Resource conservation, development good for business

Harriet Powell was walking the trails near her North Kingstown home one day when she came across signs urging people not to swim or fish in a pond not far from a town well. When she enquired about …

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World-leading project and program management firm Faithful+Gould recently opened a new location in Providence, Rhode Island. For more than 30 years, the firm has provided owner’s representation, …
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