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Providence area has 61st highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Providence area was more than 6,100 in the third quarter of 2018, a 507-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2nd Annual Joseph P. McDonald 5K Race

Come celebrate the lives of loved ones lost. Give hope to those struggling with addiction.

TEXTRON INC.: Textron Reports Fourth Quarter 2018 Results; Announces 2019 Financial Outlook

Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) today reported fourth quarter 2018 income from continuing operations of $1.02 per share.

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: DEM Engineer Honored by Regional Association for his Contributions to Wastewater Industry

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that Bill Patenaude, a principal engineer in DEM's Office of Water Resources and leader of the Wastewater Leadership Boot Camp, is the recipient of the Clair N. Sawyer Award from the New England Water Environment Association (NEWEA).

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Treasurer Magaziner Hosts "Job Shadowing" Day for High School Students

Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner is, today, hosting his second annual "Job Shadowing" day for high school students from cities and towns across Rhode Island.

Rhode Island ranked No. 37 in 2019 business climate index

Rhode Island finished at No. 37 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Offering No Cost Heart Health Screenings This Valentine's Day In Support of Women's Heart Health

As part of its ongoing commitment to building healthier communities, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced it will be offering no cost "Know Your Numbers" heart health screenings at MinuteClinic, the company's retail medical clinic, every Thursday in February, including Valentine's Day.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hinckley Allen Welcomes New Corporate & Business Attorney Lynne Barry Dolan

Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome Lynne Barry Dolan as Counsel to the Firm’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group.

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Preschool Development Grant

The Rhode Island Children's Cabinet today announced that a Request for Proposal (RFP) is now available for qualified providers to support the state's efforts to develop early childhood education and family-centered support programs.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Pare Corporation Hires New Team Members

Pare Corporation, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm, is pleased to introduce our newest team members!

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Raimondo Signs Executive Order, Commits to Controlling Growth of Health Care Spending in Rhode Island

Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an executive order establishing an official target for health care spending growth in Rhode Island: 3.2% annual growth through 2022.

Analysis: Rhode Island ranked 11th most affected by government shutdown

Rhode Island ranked No. 11 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by WalletHub.com on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

State institution: These 2-year Rhode Island schools attract the most in-state students

Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Cranston, Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute and Community College of Rhode Island enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Rhode Island schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

Rhode Island ranks No. 40 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

Rhode Island was rated 12th worst for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Corporation To Hold Fourth Quarter 2018 Conference Call

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) will be holding a conference call on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at 8:30 a.m.

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