Construction employment increased in 45 states, including Rhode Island, as well as in Washington, D.C., in February compared with the previous year, according to Associated General Contractors of America.
A study on the “mismatch” between jobs in declining industries and jobs available today does not fully explain Rhode Island’s high unemployment rate, according to a new study released Monday by the College & University Research Collaborative.
More than 30 years ago, Gilbane Building Co. started sending volunteer mentors to Carl G. Lauro Elementary School in Providence.
Long after the original "adopt a school" program faded away, Gilbane and Lauro have stuck it out. The corporate …
A Boston Olympics in 2024 could generate $5 billion in economic activity for Massachusetts from the operations of the games, as well as $4 billion in new construction in the six years leading up to the event, according to a study of Boston’s Olympics bid by UMass Donahue Institute researchers.