Monday, February 26, 2024


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Value-based care may be a remedy, panelists say

To Eric Swain, the shift toward value-based care models is one of the health care industry’s most exciting developments amid growing quality and affordability...
Jason Albuquerque

Cyber Sessions: The dollars and sense of a data breach

Editor’s note: This is the 16th installment of a monthly column on the growing number of cyberthreats facing businesses of all sizes and what...

North Kingstown contractor admits to bankruptcy fraud

PROVIDENCE – A North Kingstown contractor pleaded guilty to bankruptcy fraud, money laundering and other charges, U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island Zachary A. Cunha...

Pepsi Co. to pay civil penalty, bolster inspections for alleged hazards at Cranston facility

CRANSTON – Pepsi Co. has agreed to pay a civil penalty and acquire independent safety inspection services following allegations that it violated Clean Air...
PHIL MARTELLI JR., center, has been named Bryant University's new head men's basketball coach. He was an interim coach when Jared Grasso, who has since resigned, was suspended by the university back in late September. / COURTESY BRYANT UNIVERSITY

Bryant promotes Martelli Jr. to head men’s hoops coach

SMITHFIELD – With Jared Grasso out at Bryant University, Phil Martelli Jr. is now officially in with the men’s basketball program. The university announced Wednesday...

I-195 Commission hears 4 proposals for ‘parcel 1A’

PROVIDENCE – The I-195 Redevelopment District Commission on Wednesday heard four proposals for “parcel 1A,” the property directly adjacent to the Providence River that is now used as...

Woonsocket finance director fired days after mayor’s resignation

WOONSOCKET – Cindy Johnston, the city’s finance director, has been fired, Interim Mayor Christopher Beauchamp told WPRI-TV CBS 12 Wednesday. Christine Chamberland has been...
A NEW REPORT from Salve Regina University’s Pell Center for International Relations at Public Policy notes that most Rhode Islanders are concerned about the U.S. democracy and have trust issues with the news media. / COURTESY SALVE REGINA UNIVERSITY

Pell Center survey: R.I. residents worried about health of U.S. democracy

NEWPORT – Rhode Islanders are concerned about the health of the U.S. democracy but the sources of such concerns depend on their party affiliation....


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RIPPLE EFFECTS: As Narragansett Bay gets cleaner, economic outcomes remain murky

Talk to anyone who lives in Rhode Island, and it’s likely they could tell you a story connected to Narragansett Bay, says Mike Jarbeau, “baykeeper” for Save The Bay Inc. If not the bay itself, at least one of its many tributaries extending like a web across significant portions of the state. The stories often include personal connections and deep ties...

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Answering the Call

For more than a century, Johnson & Wales University (JWU) has focused on offering pioneering, industry-driven education. Founders Gertrude Johnson and Mary Wales emphasized...

Data Strategy: A Manufacturing and Distribution Imperative

In an era where data consolidation and analysis are vital to the success of a business, navigating the development of an organization’s data strategy...

Adding Authenticity to Healthcare Marketing with Storytelling

We all know the power of stories, but too often, businesses turn to features and benefits. Opting for transactional marketing with product photos and...

ONE|NB Welcomes Experienced Fundraising and Communications Professional

ONE Neighborhood Builders (ONE|NB) welcomes Kyle McKendall as Vice President of Resource Development and Communications. McKendall comes to ONE|NB with over 12 years of...

DarrowEverett Adds Samantha Vasco as Corporate Associate

DarrowEverett welcomes Samantha Vasco to its Corporate & Business Transactions Practice Group. Vasco represents companies in corporate, finance, securities, and various transactional matters. These...

Rhode Island Foundation appoints Adrienne Adeyemi as Senior Philanthropic...

Adrienne Adeyemi has been appointed Senior Philanthropic Advisor at the Rhode Island Foundation. “Adrienne brings impressive professional experience, a collaborative spirit and an exceptional...

Beacon Mutual Insurance Company Announces Partnership with Rhode Island...

Warwick, RI – The Beacon Mutual Insurance Company, the leading provider of workers' compensation insurance in Rhode Island, is proud to announce a new...

Adult Day Centers in RI Celebrate 50 Years

Centers throughout Rhode Island provide a safe space for older adults. For more than five decades, the adult day centers of Saint Elizabeth Community have...

City Personnel has been certified as a Women’s Business...

City Personnel is proud to announce that they have been certified as a Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) through the Women's Business Enterprise National Council...

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