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Founder of JetBlue Poised to Launch New Airline with Providence Hub, Say Reports UPDATED

David Bargar, Photo: Flickr,  Campus Party Brasil

According to a report in one of the top aviation publications, Providence may be featured in future plans of the new Moxy Airline — the...

Cicilline Applauds Supreme Court Decision Allowing States to Collect Sales Tax on Online Retailers

David Cicilline approves of the Supreme Court's decision

The U.S. Supreme Court sided with the state of South Dakota on Thursday, allowing the state to uphold its sales tax on e-retailers.

BankNewport Opens New Branch in Providence

BankNewport opens new branch in Providence

BankNewport opened its newest branch in Providence this week, bringing the company’s total to 16 branches. The branch is located at the corner...

Northeast Investment Group Opens New Office in Cranston

From left to right: Anthony J. Landi Jr., Deborah R. Shuster, Jeffrey M. Boudjouk, and Kelly Almonte.

Northeast Investment Group announced the opening of their new office at 1000 Chapel View Boulevard in Cranston.

Media Unrest: Projo Takes Strip Club Ads, Globe Suspends Pulitzer Prize Winner

The newspaper industry in New England is making a lot of news these days. This past week newspapers across the country hit a number of...

Smart Benefits: Form 5500 Due July 31

Rob Calise

Form 5500, required of retirement and health and welfare benefit plans with 100 or more participants enrolled, is due the last day of the seventh...

VIDEO: More Than 400 Washington Post Reporters Ask Bezos to Increase Wages

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos, one of the richest men in America, is facing a union uprising by the staff of the Washington Post.

Commerce RI Hires Former Bridgeport Port Director Who Spent $35K on Credit Cards for Travel & Gifts

Riccio charged $36,000 on the Authority's credit cards

Commerce RI has hired Joseph Riccio — the one-time director of the Bridgeport Port Authority who spent more than $35,000 in less than three years...

MA Unemployment Rate Nearly a Full Point Lower Than RI at 3.5%

MA Unemployment rate is 3.5%

The unemployment rate in Massachusetts is nearly a full point lower than the unemployment rate in Rhode Island for the month of May.

Providence Engineering Society Names Duhamel President

Providence Engineering Society Names Chris Duhamel President

The Providence Engineering Society named Chris Duhamel as its new president during its annual meeting on Wednesday night. 

Connecticut’s Gov. Malloy Selects Deepwater Wind for 200 MW Offshore Project

Jeff Grybowski, Deepwater

Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Commissioner Robert Klee on Wednesday announced that Connecticut has selected Deepwater Wind&rsquo...

NEW: RI Adds 1,200 Jobs in May

RI adds 1,200 jobs in May, unemployment drops to 4.4%

Rhode Island added 1,200 jobs in May, according to the RI Department of Labor and Training.

FM Global Climbs to 534th on Fortune’s List of America’s Largest Companies

FM Global climbs to 534 on Fortune's list of America’s Largest Companies

FM Global has climbed to number 534 on Fortune Magazine’s list of America’s Largest Companies. 

Consumers are Paying $69 More Per Month on Gas Than in 2017, Says AAA

Consumers are paying $69 more per month on gas than in 2017, Says AAA

Consumers are spending $69 more a month on gas this summer then they did a year ago, according to AAA Northeast.

Providence Revolving Fund Names Zaslow Executive Director

Carrie Zaslow named executive director of the Providence Revolving Fund

The Providence Revolving Fund has named Carrie Zaslow as its new Executive Director. Zaslow replaces Clark Schoettle, who is retiring at the end...

East Greenwich Paying Out $1.7 Million in Fire District Fee Scheme “Big Win,” Says Law Firm

EG pays $1.7 million to local businesses, homeowners for fire district fee scheme.

The Town of East Greenwich agreed to pay back $1.7 million in impact fees paid to the East Greenwich Fire Department to a group of...

Barrington Property Sells for Over $3.2 Million

Barrington property sells for over $3 Million

Residential Properties Ltd. (RPL) completed the sale of 266 Rumstick Road in Barrington for $3,250,000. It is the highest sale in Barrington and the entire East...

NEW: Cranston Restaurateur Brady Slated to be Appointed to City Council

Ed Brady

Restaurateur Ed Brady is slated to be appointed to the Cranston City Council on Monday. 

Lardaro Report: April Conditions Hit Lowest Value Since 2016

Len Lardaro

What a way to start the second quarter! April’s Current Conditions Index value fell from 75 in March to 67 in April, as only eight...

Smart Benefits: When It Comes to Unpaid Summer Interns, Beware FLSA Rules

This time of year, many employers award internships to college students. While many students opt for experience over pay, it’s important to...

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