By PBN Staff
Gasoline prices in Rhode Island fell 4 cents from last week and were unchanged in Massachusetts, according to AAA Northeast.
By Shobhana ChandraBloomberg News
Consumer purchases rose less than projected in February, indicating the biggest part of the U.S. economy will find it hard to sustain momentum after the best quarter since 2006.
Nicki M. Maher, vice president of Alex and Ani | Charity by Design has been named the March of Dimes Rhode Island 2015 Citizen of the Year.
By Joshua BrusteinBloomberg News
Twenty-two states have rallied around Texas in its legal challenge to RadioShack’s plan to sell personal data on 117 million customers.
Alex and Ani LLC has been chosen to participate in the second-annual New York Fashion Tech Lab as a returning founding member.
The severe snowstorms in February temporarily slowed the Massachusetts economy, but do not appear to have derailed the “healthy expansion” that the state has experienced in recent quarters, according to the latest MassBenchmarks brief.
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Rhode Island’s capital city is among the most overpriced cities in the country, according to Forbes.