(Updated, 5:12 p.m.)
Rhode Island’s unemployment rate dropped to 8.3 percent in April from 8.7 in March, according to seasonally adjusted data provided by the R.I. Department of Labor and Training. The U.S. unemployment rate dipped to 6.3 percent in April from 6.7 percent in March.
Anthony Uriati has been promoted to director of dispatch for the East Coast at Arpin Van Lines, where he is responsible for overseeing all aspects of operations and logistics for the East Coast region.
Russell Hahn has joined Bank Rhode Island as senior vice president of commercial lending, where he will service existing and new business customers and focus on meeting the needs of customers through deposits, loans, cash management and a variety of additional business products offered by the bank.
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