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The Comprehensive Community Action Program will host its 2016 Community Awards Dinner on Sept. 15 at the Harbor Lights Country Club at 150 Gray St. more
The federal government is proposing new controls on payday lending designed to put more onus on lenders to make sure borrowers can repay their debt. The proposed rule put forward by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will cap the … more
Providence's Downtown Improvement District is expected to unveil a plan within the next week to address chronic problems of homelessness, crime and panhandling in and around Kennedy Plaza. It will go nowhere without support from state and … more
A.T. Cross is making a point for peace with its latest version of a pen built from AK47 parts. more
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is proposing a rule change that would lower the department’s threshold of lead found in a child’s blood to that of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a new reference level that has the potential to affect 2.9 million housing units built before 1978, when lead paint was banned. more
Providence ended up on the wrong end of WalletHub’s latest listing of the best and worst cities for families. more
Kathleen Malin, vice president of technology and operations at the Rhode Island Foundation, discussed her position with Providence Business News and how she works with nonprofits. The past Tech10 award winner also discussed her involvement with the Tech Club in Rhode Island. more
Hassenfeld Family Initiatives LLC donated a $500,000 grant to establish Hassenfeld Projects at Roger Williams University, a three-year initiative to expand and enhance the use of experiential education, RWU announced Tuesday. more
Tickets are now on sale for the 11th annual Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, which will be held on Thursday, Sept. 22, and run until Sunday, Sept. 25, to benefit The Preservation Society of Newport County. more
Team members of Price Rite Supermarkets presented a check for $52,190 to the Rhode Island Community Food Bank after raising the funds in the annual Check Out Hunger campaign. more
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