The latest AAA Northeast gasoline price survey showed slight but opposite movement in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Ocean State motorists faced a 1 cent per gallon increase over the year, while Bay State drivers saw the price decline 1 cent per gallon.
While Providence County fell behind the nation for employment growth from June 2015 to June 2016, wages rose at a pace ahead of the rest of the United States for the period, according to the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
SOUTH KINGSTOWN – While Rhode Island's economy ended the year with positive momentum, University of Rhode Island economist Leonard Lardaro isn't convinced the state is on a permanent road to recovery.
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The brainchild of multiple state- and city-level organizations, Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and First Gentleman Andy Moffit launched A La Rhody, a yearlong celebration of the Ocean State’s culinary industry, on Tuesday.
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