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The number of homes sold in Massachusetts dropped for the first time this year in July, by 12.5 percent compared with July 2015, The Warren Group said Tuesday. more
Purchases of new U.S. homes unexpectedly jumped in July to the highest level in almost nine years, led by soaring demand in the nation’s south and adding to signs of persistent housing-market strength. more
At least Providence is no longer in last place. more
(Updated 10:10 a.m. and 12:39 p.m.) The R.I. Commerce Corp. said Tuesday that it has agreed to a $25.6 million settlement with two more defendants in the ongoing 38 Studios LLC civil lawsuit. more
Rhode Island ranked 35th in a listing of all 50 states based on overall economic performance released Monday by Governing, a Washington, D.C.-based media platform that covers politics, policy and management for state and local leaders. more
Kristen Stringfellow, superintendent of the South Kingstown Public Schools, is the 2017 Rhode Island Superintendent of the Year, the Rhode Island School Superintendents’ Association announced at its general membership meeting on Aug. 17. more
The Community College of Rhode Island ranked 579th out of 821 community colleges in WalletHub’s latest survey about the best and worst community college systems. more
What a job looks like has changed for many people since the recession. In general, things are looking up: Both unemployment and jobless claims are falling. But a good chunk of job creation has come at the highest and lowest ends of the spectrum, a trend that has only recently started to change with gains for middle-wage earners. more
The lack of a stable income and paying off debt are the top financial stressors in Rhode Island, according to a survey released Monday by GoBankingRates.com. more
Gasoline prices are ticking upward in Rhode Island and Massachusetts as the summer vacation season draws to a close, AAA Northeast said Monday. more
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