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Abigail P. Johnson, president and CEO of FMR LLC, the parent company of Fidelity Investments, and Gov. Gina M. Raimondo will be featured speakers at the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 Economic Outlook Luncheon on June 2 at the R.I. Convention Center.

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3 R.I. health centers to share $3M in funding to improve facilities

Three health centers in Rhode Island will share nearly $3 million in federal funding to renovate or acquire new health center space to serve an estimated 11,250 new patients. 9 hours ago

Former chief marketing officer Wall paid $68K in severance

(Updated 12:57 p.m.) Former state Chief Marketing Officer Betsy Wall will be paid half her salary – approximately $67,500, plus up to $500 for opting out of medical coverage, according to a … Yesterday at 12:25 PM

Blount acquires facility in Texas

Blount Fine Foods said this week that it is seeking to fill 25 positions on the factory floor and in business operations at its new plant in McKinney, Texas. 12 hours ago

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