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CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Applauds Rhode Island Ban on Flavored E-cigarettes

Governor Raimondo is taking a critical step to curtail the use of flavored e-cigarettes in our home state of Rhode Island.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Offering Nearly 600 Free Wellness Screening Events in 12 Markets Across U.S

Building on its impact over the past decade, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) will expand its Project Health campaign to target more underserved and underinsured communities in 2019, with an aim of reaching more at-risk populations with free health and wellness screenings.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: BankNewport Expands Marine Lending Division

BankNewport announced today the expansion of its Marine Lending Division, leveraging its lending capabilities to offer a suite of competitive and innovative consumer marine and recreational vehicle financing programs.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Statement on District Court Decision

CVS Health and Aetna have been one company since November 2018, and today’s action by the district court makes that 100 percent clear.

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: RIDOH Recommends Re-opening Three Newport Beaches for Swimming

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends re-opening Gooseberry, Hazards, and Fort Adams Beaches in Newport for swimming because bacteria have returned to acceptable levels.

BROWN UNIVERSITY: Fall exhibit at Bell Gallery explores the relationship between women and land

The David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University kicks off the 2019-20 school year with “Fertile Ground,” an exhibition of works by three female artists whose work portrays women in nature.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Newport Hospitality, Inc. Awarded Two Prestigious Esprit Awards

Newport Hospitality, Inc., a DMC Network Company, closes out an outstanding year of Award Nominations and Wins for their work during the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover in May 2018.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Entities Severed from October Bellwether Trial

On August 15, 2019, Judge Polster of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio entered an order severing the CVS entities from the main bellwether opioid trial scheduled for October 2019.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Providence Journal Announces New Advertising Leadership

The Providence Journal­­­, Rhode Island’s leading news organization, has appointed two new sales executives to lead the organization’s advertising sales division and to help local businesses navigate the increasingly complex media landscape.

MIRIAM HOSPITAL: The Miriam Hospital achieves national rank in U.S. News & World Report

The Miriam ​Hospital received two prestigious accolades when U.S. News & World Report came out with its annual Best Hospitals report for 2019-20: The Miriam was not only named a Best Regional Hospital, as it has in years past, it also attained a national ranking for its urology services.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Corporation to Hold Second Quarter 2019 Conference Call

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) will be holding a conference call on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at 8:00 a.m.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health and the CVS Health Foundation Building Healthier Communities across the Country with Nearly $3 Million in New Grants to Free Clinics

As part of an ongoing commitment to building healthier communities, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) and its Foundation today announced $2.9 million in grants to the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics (NAFC) and their members.

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND: Growers Express Recalls Multiple Fresh Vegetable Products

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Growers Express is recalling several select fresh vegetable products, including packaged varieties of butternut squash, cauliflower, zucchini, and a butternut squashed based veggie bowl.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Pare Receives the 2019 WTS-RI Employer of The Year Award

Pare Corporation, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm, was awarded the 2019 Employer of the Year Award, recognizing the firm’s commitment to the advancement of women in the transportation industry by the Rhode Island Chapter of the Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS).

RHODE ISLAND DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT: Next Round of Brownfields Funding Includes New 'Simple Site Closure Grants' and Continued Focus on Green Energy Projects

The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced new funding opportunities for the cleanup and redevelopment of contaminated properties, known as brownfields, across Rhode Island.

MIRIAM HOSPITAL: Center for Prisoner Health and Human Rights names new director

Pawtucket native Mavis Nimoh is the new executive director of The Center for Prison Health and Human Rights at The Miriam Hospital.

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