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Nortek subsidiary acquires health and wellness tech business for $12M

A subsidiary of Nortek Inc., Nortek Security & Control LLC, has acquired the mobile personal emergency response system and telehealth business assets from privately held Numera Inc. for $12 million. Yesterday at 1:56 PM

Local restaurants found in violation of Fair Labor Standards Act

Four city restaurants owned and operated by Andrew Mitrelis underpaid 17 servers and kitchen employees, a violation of the minimum wage and overtime requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act, … Yesterday at 12:48 PM

Dean of University Libraries named at URI

Karim B. Boughida, of Washington, D.C., has been appointed dean of University Libraries at the University of Rhode Island. Yesterday at 12:12 PM

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