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Warwick is the most affordable city in Rhode Island to buy a car, followed by Cranston and Providence, according to a recent survey by Autolist, a website featuring used and new cars for sale. more
Gasoline prices rose 1 cent in Rhode Island, and fell 1 cent in Massachusetts, AAA Northeast said Monday. more
Wi-Fi just got a little better at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, with some help from Carousel Industries of North America Inc. and Extreme Networks Inc. more
McDonald’s Corp., which replaced its CEO last year with the hope of turning around sales, plans to significantly increase its investment in digital endeavors, including self-serve kiosks and a mobile-ordering application. more
Two middle school students each received college scholarships of $10,000 on Friday, thanks to the new PawSox Scholars program created by the Pawtucket Red Sox and the PawSox/Skeffington Charitable Foundation. more
Unemployment rates were lower than a year ago in September in 224 out of 387 metropolitan areas, including the Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area, which saw the rate fall to 4.8 percent from 5.2 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said this week. more
Fitch Ratings has upgraded the city’s outstanding General Obligation bonds to A- from BBB-, and its Issuer Default Rating to BBB from BBB-. more
GateHouse Media, the owner of the Providence Journal, this week said that it plans to hire up to 100 digital-only sales executives to serve more than 200,000 business customers across the country. more
The Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area ranked 15th among the 40 largest metropolitan areas for its home price increase in August of 5.7 percent, to $268,000 compared with $253,000 in August 2015, according to Black Knight Financial Services. more
U.S. jobs continued to rise at a steady pace in October and wage gains accelerated, signs that the labor market and economy made steady progress at the start of the fourth quarter. more
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