“A Lively Experiment,” a popular 24-year-old local political roundtable TV show on air through Rhode Island PBS, is also available through YouTube on a mobile phone, tablet or computer. Such on-air programming is in demand in online platforms for mobile distribution, says Molly Garrison, Rhode Island PBS director of development and external affairs.
BankNewport employees recently presented donations totaling $450 to Newport Hospital’s Vanderbilt Rehabilitation Center Survivorship Training and Rehabilitation (the STAR Program), during the bank’s “Dress Casual for a Cause” program, where employees donate for the opportunity to dress casual on Fridays during a designated month.
Marble busts from the Vanderbilt family, which built The Breakers, the grandest summer cottage in the City by the Sea, have become a permanent fixture at the mansion, courtesy of the owner and several donors.
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.