Veazie Street Elementary School third graders Keila Quinones and Natalia Bianchi say they’ll use measuring and fractions to build a marimba with their class, and are eager to figure out just what that entails.
Eighty-one nonprofit organizations on Dec. 19 share in $1.3 million raised from last summer’s CVS Caremark Charity Classic, at a presentation held at CVS Caremark’s Woonsocket headquarters. Awarding funds from the tournament were (front row from left): CVS Caremark President and CEO Larry Merlo; PGA Tour professional/CVS Caremark Charity Classic co-host Billy Andrade; PGA Tour professional/CVS Caremark Charity Classic co-host Brad Faxon and tournament Chairwoman Eileen Howard Boone.
The Rockefeller Foundation has awarded a $559,296 grant to the Coastal Resources Center at the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography to coordinate and support the foundation’s Oceans & Fisheries Initiative.
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.