Updated January 30 at 7:30pm
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Thanks to a $250,000 gift from former Nortek CEO Richard L. Bready, Trinity Repertory Company Artistic Director Curt Columbus is now “The Richard L. Bready Artistic Director.” The gift … more
The R.I. Economic Development Corporation claims that it helped create or retain at least 4,686 jobs in the region in its fiscal 2011 performance report. Is that what it should be focused on? more
Recently the Industrial Trust Tower, or “Superman Building,” was named to the top spot of a list of “zombie towers” in mid-size U.S. cities by Gizmodo. Should redeveloping it be a top economic priority for the state? more
Is the home of Sims Metal Management Ltd. growing scrap business in New England the kind of business that should be a major part of Providence’s connection to Narragansett Bay? more
University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley has been a proponent of the construction of a URI-Rhode Island College joint teaching and research facility in Providence. Do you agree with him? more
House Speaker Gordon D. Fox is backing a package of economic-policy bills that would include replacing the R.I. Economic Development Corp. with a more-limited R.I. Commerce Corporation controlled by a new commerce secretary. A Senate plan seeks a rebranded EDC but would not form a new secretariat. more
Last week the White House released a report detailing the buying power impact of a federally mandated $10.10 minimum wage for all 50 states. Do you think it is a good idea? more
Gov. Donald L. Carcieri won his first election campaigning, in large measure, on a promise to stop the creation of a container port at Quonset Point in North Kingstown. But the success of automobile shipping activity … more
Now that the state has adopted the Global Medicaid Waiver that Gov. Donald L. Carcieri negotiated with the federal government … more
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