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The two Democratic candidates competing for the party’s presidential nomination have started opening offices in Rhode Island, preparing for the state’s April 26 primary election. more
Businesses in New England’s First District have a generally positive outlook, as they continue to report rising revenue, and they expect that to persist, according to the Beige Book, the Federal Reserve’s report on economic data, released Wednesday. more
Single-family home sales in Massachusetts rose nearly 3 percent over the year in September, to 5,588 from 5,436, representing the largest amount of sales in September in 11 years, The Warren Group said Tuesday. more
Four development companies have submitted qualifications for construction of the new Providence Intermodal Transit Center, a transit hub designed to merge bus and train service, automobile parking and new construction near Providence Station. more
Dow Chemical Co. and DuPont Co., two historic giants of U.S. industry, will join in an all-stock merger of equals that’s the first step in a plan to create three new highly-focused businesses. more
1Blue Cross' new CEO says R.I. needs a more ‘consumer-oriented' insurance market PUBLISHED IN PRINT: Oct. 14 In June Kim Keck became the seventh president and CEO, and the first woman to hold both posts, in Blue Cross & Blue … more
An “inauspicious start” to the fourth quarter is at least not as bad as it could be, as reflected in economic momentum in Rhode Island that slowed in October, according to University of Rhode Island economist Leonard Lardaro. more
The Roving Eye International Film Festival, hosted by Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival with Roger Williams University and exploring the representation of the Jewish experience in Israel, internationally and during the Holocaust, will conclude on Nov. 13 with a talk by City University of New York associate professor Andrew Lund and the presentation of three films. more
Rhode Island ranked second for a 12.7 percent year-over-year increase in construction employment in January, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. more
Single-family home sales jumped 34.7 percent in April to 4,278 - the best percentage gain in four years, The Warren Group said Tuesday. more
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