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BroadbandBI officially launches on Block Island

PROVIDENCE – State and congressional leaders on Monday celebrated the official launch of BroadbandBl, Rhode Island’s first 100% publicly owned, taxpayer-financed broadband network that...

R.I. awards up to $1.7M to boost internet access

NEWPORT – Gov. Daniel J. McKee on Tuesday announced up to $1.7 million in internet access grants for Rhode Island households with low and...
IN DISCUSSIONS: David Marble, left, CEO and president of OSHEAN Inc., a nonprofit whose objective is the creation of a broadband network in Rhode Island, talks with Mark Montalto, OSHEAN vice president of business development. 

Broadband buildout at standstill in most of R.I.

When Kristin Monje began working at the Block Island School 32 years ago, the most advanced technology in the building was an overhead projector. Monje...
RHODE ISLAND had the highest percentage of consumers with access to broadband internet for $60 or less per month of any state in the U.S. in the third quarter, according to a report. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/JASON ALDEN

Report: R.I. has highest access to affordable broadband in U.S.

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island had the highest percentage of consumers with access to wired broadband for $60 of less in the nation in the...
THE U.S. CENSUS BUREAU released data this week showing that the median household income in Rhode Island was $63,870 in 2017. / PBN FILE PHOTO

Census report breaks down state of Rhode Island in 2017

PROVIDENCE – New data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey were released this week for 2017, with information that provides a comprehensive...
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