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    Friday, April 29, 2016
    2016 marks a huge milestone for Debbie’s Staffing as we are fortunate enough to celebrate 30 years in business! We are proud to serve in the communities in which we reside, spanning across nine states and over 30 branch/onsite operations. Such an amazing accomplishment could not have been achieved without the dedication of our associates, the hard work and loyalty of our internal team, and ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    THE GRODEN NETWORK'S Sea Side Reception at The Dunes Club will be held in Narragansett, R.I. on Friday, June 24, 2016 from 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM . Honorary Chair: Governor Gina Raimondo Our hosts are: Mrs. Mary Cooney Mr. & Mrs. Edward Cooney, Jr . This is an evening celebrating the 40th Anniversary of THE GRODEN NETWORK and benefiting our programs for children and adults with autism and ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    Categories: Community, Events
    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    What do J. Walter Thompson, Volkswagen and Westpoint have in common? They are all overcoming obstacles and taking leadership education to new levels by focusing on critical human assets such as resiliency, grit and honor. Learn about the program that is changing the way we do business. Join us for cocktails, conversation and networking at the Renaissance Hotel's Public Kitchen & Bar. WHO: ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Tuesday, April 26, 2016
    2016 Applications Underway For Employer of Choice Award; Employers from MA-RI-CT Eligible The Employers Association of the NorthEast is currently accepting applications for the Employer of Choice award, which recognizes companies and organizations for developing workplaces that value employees, build engagement, invest in training and reward performance. Applications are due June 24, 2016. ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Tuesday, April 26, 2016
    (Providence, RI) Lippitt House Museum is offering an elegant way to celebrate Mother’s Day this year. In partnership with Delsie Catering and Events, the Museum is serving high tea on Sunday, May 8 with seatings at 12:30 & 4:00 pm. Guests will savor sweet and savory delights, enjoy a signature cocktail, and select from a variety of freshly brewed loose leaf teas from around the world. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article, Events
    Monday, April 25, 2016
    Super Bowl champion and four-time Pro Bowler Rob Gronkowski will be the featured guest speaker at the Providence Journal’s inaugural Rhode Island All-State High School Sports Awards Banquet, June 15 at the RI Convention Center. The event celebrates the accomplishments of over 600 All-State athletes in 29 sports from across the State and will honor the overall male and female athletes of ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Thursday, April 21, 2016
    Protect your Business! Protect your Customers! Protect your Staff! Food Handler Training Trained employees can help keep food, customers and your business safe. The cost of training is significantly less than the cost of a foodborne outbreak. Let us help! The ServSafe Food Handler's class is designed specifically for employees. The 3 hour class will teach the basics of food safety to ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Friday, April 15, 2016
    Established event specialist Rebecca Miller to manage events and private dining for all restaurant and entertainment venues at the ProvidenceG The ProvidenceG, a new development of one of the City's most iconic historic buildings and home to several unique dining and entertainment venues, today announced that Rebecca Miller – an established event specialist – has joined its team ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, April 15, 2016
    Mount Saint Charles Academy’s May Entrance Exam is Saturday, May 7th at 8:15 a.m. There is a $30 application fee. To download the registration form and for more information, you can visit: www.mountsaintcharles.org/exam . You also contact Mr. O'Neill, Director of Admissions, at 401-769-0310 x137 or at admissions@staff.mountsaintcharles.org . Walk-ins are welcome. In the tradition of ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Thursday, April 14, 2016
    Friday, May 6th 2016 - 9am to 11am Workshop is Free!!
    Categories: Events
    Thursday, April 14, 2016
    Madeline Charbonneau, a graduating senior at Mount, has been named one of more than 4,000 candidates in the 2016 US Presidential Scholars Program. The candidates were selected from nearly 3.3 million students expected to graduate high school this year. Madeline is from Mendon, MA and is the daughter of Bree and Dennis Charbonneau. Inclusion in the US Presidential Scholars Program, now in its 52nd ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Tuesday, April 12, 2016
    2016 University of Rhode Island Women's Athletic Fundraiser
    Categories: Events
    Tuesday, April 12, 2016
    Two Shows May 7 4 pm & 7 pm Fleet Library at RISD 15 Westminster Street Providence Get tickets: risd.edu/collection $20 for 4 pm show $45 for 7 pm show for additional information contact apparel@risd.edu risdapparel.com proceeds benefit the RISD Apparel Design Scholarship Fund
    Categories: Events
    Friday, April 08, 2016
    Tickets on sale now for Carrie Underwood: The Storyteller Tour is coming to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center on September 28 in Providence. Click here for tickets.
    Categories: Events
    Wednesday, April 06, 2016
    Join the Providence Biltmore and the Downtown Providence Parks Conservancy for the 2nd Annual Biltmore Park Beautification Day!
    Categories: Events
    Wednesday, April 06, 2016
    The Washington Trust Company recently announced that Laura L. Davis, of South Kingstown, RI, has been named Senior Vice President, Lending Support Services for the mortgage team in Westerly, RI. In her position, Davis will oversee the operational areas that support the Bank’s mortgage and consumer loan origination efforts. Davis has more than 30 years of mortgage and consumer lending ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Tuesday, April 05, 2016
    Gilbane was honored to receive three awards for Project Excellence from the Associated General Contractors (AGC) Alliant Build America Awards. The Kings Theatre Renovation and Corning Museum of Glass Steuben Expansion in New York, as well as the Ministry of Defense Headquarters in Afghanistan were all recognized for project excellence. More than 5,000 companies are members of AGC, and Gilbane was ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Wednesday, March 30, 2016
    June 2, 2016 at 9:00 AM - June 2, 2016 at 5:00 PM RISD, Providence, RI Register today! Organizations know that they need to be continually innovative, to remain competitive, relevant and successful. They seek to uncover new opportunities and create new value. However, the processes for fostering innovation – at a pace that is required by changing technologies, evolving customer expectations ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Tuesday, March 29, 2016
    ArpinStrong "Golfing For A Cause"
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    Friday, February 12, 2016
    Narragansett Bay serves as the campground for Save The Bay Summer BayCamps - Registration is now open for Save The Bay’s week-long Summer BayCamps, running June 20 through August 19, for children who’ve completed kindergarten through 11 th grade. Held in Providence, Newport, Wickford, and Westerly, these half-day and full-day camps give campers hands-on experiences with Narragansett ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, February 09, 2016
    GPCC rationale for our support for the RhodeWorks plan The GPCC is part of a collective community of people who are concerned about Rhode Island’s economic development rankings. Fixing our roads, bridges and highways is an absolute necessity and a business imperative. Last spring and into the fall, we called on the Governor and the General Assembly to get together to develop a realistic ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 03, 2016
    GPCC statement on Governor Raimondo's FY 17 budget proposal: Building on the momentum achieved by the administration and the General Assembly in 2015, Governor Raimondo has crafted a budget to further bolster our competitiveness and create more opportunities for Rhode Islanders. The Governor’s budget proposal addresses many of the issues the Chamber has identified as critical to the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 02, 2016
    OP-ED Scott Wolf and Laurie White: Efficient mass transit can boost R.I. economy Published in the Providence Journal on February 1, 2016 Read the entire article To have a successful mass transit system you have to correctly answer a simple question: Does it get people where they need to go, when they need to get there, conveniently, safely and affordably? Right now, Rhode Islanders’ answer ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Tuesday, February 02, 2016
    A gondola ride in Venice, wine tasting in Tuscany, sightseeing in Vatican City, Rome…the GPCC and AAA Travel invite you to experience Italy with other members, family and friends with our “Reflections of Italy” tour this Fall. Enjoy eight days experiencing world-renowned destinations, including: Milan, Florence, Venice, Rome and more. And we’re offering you a sample taste ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, February 01, 2016
    CBRE/New England hosted their annual Real Estate Market Outlook on January 12. Good news on the real estate front. The office market is rebounding. Rents have increased across all classes. Class A rents in downtown Providence are $31.05/sf and there is an 11.1% vacancy rate. In the industrial market, vacancies are down to the lowest recorded level in 15 years at 4.3% and 1.9 million square feet ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, February 01, 2016
    Get ready for more cranes in the downtown Providence skyline. As foreshadowed at the GPCC’s Annual Meeting in November, the developers who signaled their intent to build a transformational life sciences complex on five acres of land in the city’s knowledge and innovation district have taken a significant step forward by signing a purchase and sale agreement with the I-195 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, January 25, 2016
    Register now for your exclusive member offer! Organizations need to continually innovate to remain competitive, relevant and successful. But as any business leader knows, discovering ways to actually innovate and thrive is not easy. It takes a fresh perspective and new ways of thinking. That is why the Rhode Island School of Design's Executive Education studio and the Greater Providence ...read more
    Categories: Chamber