Two local golf club fitting operations were named to Ping’s list of the top 100 club fitters in the nation. Joe & Leigh’s Golf Performance Center in Easton and Spargo Golf in Cranston were included in the annual recognition by the golf club manufacturer of golf shops.
Hasbro Inc. has been named one of the world’s most ethical companies for the sixth year in a row and again was the only Rhode Island-based company recognized, according to the Ethisphere Institute, a Scottsdale, Ariz.-based organization that measures corporate ethical standards.
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The seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate in Rhode Island fell to 4.7 percent in January, a decrease of 0.2 percentage points from December and a 0.7 percentage point decline from the January 2016 rate, the R.I. Department of Labor and Training said Thursday.