The Rhode Island Black Business Association awarded five individuals and organizations in its 2014 Business Awards Program on Aug. 20.
The annual awards are intended to honor the achievements of exceptional leaders.
Providence public officials and representatives of the Rhode Island Foundation and Family Service of Rhode Island on Aug. 19 celebrated a groundbreaking for a Lots of Hope urban greenhouse in Providence.
AAA Southern New England projects that 34.7 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from their homes during the Labor Day holiday weekend. This is the highest volume of travelers for the holiday since 2008.
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.