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    Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    The Second Annual Life: Boomers and Seniors Expo Brings Jeffrey Osborne, Free Entertainment, HealthScreenings and More to Twin River Casino!   R&B singer Jeffrey Osborne is coming to Rhode Island on October 21st as part of The Providence Journal’s Life: Boomers and Seniors Expo, celebrating healthy living and aging in Rhode Island. Last year, over 1,500 attendees experienced the expo and this ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Events
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    New Offices in Providence and Aquidneck Island Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (BBBSOS) is pleased to announce the opening of satellite offices in Providence and Middletown, Rhode Island. The new offices provide convenient locations throughout the state for mentees, mentors, and other community members to meet with BBBSOS staff.  With the growing demand of mentees to mentors, BBBSOS ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    Connect2Careers brings together business professionals representing various career fields and people with disabilities to practice interviewing skills and learn about different types of jobs.  This is a free event that will only take a few hours of volunteer time and help make a huge impact on the lives of our participants while promoting equal employment in RI.    Organizations are encouraged to ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article
    Thursday, September 14, 2017
    The Northeastern Economic Developer's Association 2017 Annual Conference in Providence will be kicking off on October 1-3, 2017. This year's conference theme is Crossing Borders: Geographic. Cultural. Economic. Disciplinary.  A look at how we as economic and business professionals should all be working together to make this region competitive!   The event is already one of the most reasonably ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Events, General News Article
    Thursday, September 14, 2017
    REGISTER TODAYOCTOBER 30, 20172017 MARCUM WOMEN'S FORUMSAFE AND SOUND: Smart Choices for Savvy WomenThe first Marcum Women's Forum to be held in Boston is a breakfast event geared to high net worth and executive women, featuring nationally prominent speakers on topics essential to women's personal and professional well-being.VIEW MORE DETAILS  SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIESAs a sponsor, your ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Events, General News Article, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    The law firm of Duffy & Sweeney is proud to announce that Stephen Queenan has joined the firm as a senior associate. He is admitted to practice law in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. With close to ten years of experience, Stephen Queenan joined the Duffy & Sweeney team with a focus on banking and finance, business law, real estate, and mergers and acquisitions. He works with lenders to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, September 08, 2017
    Burns & Levinson Partner Paul Sanford Named Trusts and Estates Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” in Rhode Island by Best Lawyers  Burns & Levinson LLP announced today that Best Lawyers in America has named partner Paul M. Sanford as the Rhode Island “Lawyer of the Year” for Trusts and Estates Litigation. “Lawyer of the Year” winners are chosen by highest overall peer feedback on ability, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, September 08, 2017
    CONTACT:  Samantha Eckel, Marketing Manager, (401) 649-4898, seckel@rimonthly.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  RHODE ISLAND MONTHLY AND THE RHODE ISLAND FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE APPLICATION LAUNCH FOR THE FIRST ANNUAL COMMON GOOD AWARDS  PROVIDENCE, RI – September 8, 2017 – The Common Good Awards will recognize business in Rhode Island who inspire philanthropy in their employees through volunteerism ...read more
    Thursday, September 07, 2017
    Pare Corporation, a leading multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm, is pleased to introduce our newest team members!  Peter B. Georgetti, P.E., joined Pare's Environmental Division as a Managing Engineer. Mr. Georgetti has over 25 years of diverse experience working as a consulting engineer and in various engineering and management roles with municipalities, primarily in the State of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, September 06, 2017
    Categories: Education, Events, General News Article
    Tuesday, September 05, 2017
    EANE Kicks off Workforce-Training Funding Awareness in October  The Employers Association of the NorthEast (EANE) announced today that Christopher Matteson has joined the EANE team as the Grant Developer, effective August 2017. Matteson will work with EANE members to train and develop their workforces using funding secured from targeted grant sources. He brings over ten years of experience – ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, August 31, 2017
    12 Rhode Island based Health and Wellness businesses are set to begin the Social Enterprise Greenhouse (SEG) Accelerator program on September 11, 2017. The Accelerator, SEG’s signature venture development program, includes a 12-week blended learning model developed and delivered in collaboration with Brown University. Throughout the three months, each of the social enterprises work to refine, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, August 31, 2017
    Seeking bowling teams, donors, and event sponsorship   Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (BBBSOS) will host Bowl For Kids’ Sake (BFKS), on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Lang’s Bowlarama in Cranston. Participants can sign up in teams of five to participate in a private bowling party, and raise donations from family and friends leading up to the event—with a fundraising goal of $100 for ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Events, Human Interest
    Thursday, August 31, 2017
    Categories: Events, Education, General News Article
    Monday, August 28, 2017
    Saint Pius V School, Providence Awarded $15,000 Let's Play Construction Grant From Dr Pepper Snapple Group and National Non-Profit KaBOOM!   Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) and national non-profit KaBOOM! awarded Saint Pius V School in Providence a $15,000 Let’s Play Community Construction Grant that will be used to construct a new playground on the school campus on Elmhurst Avenue in ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, August 28, 2017
    The Washington Trust Company announced that Nicole P. Truppi, of Greenville, Rhode Island, has been hired as a Mortgage Loan Officer for the Washington Trust Mortgage Company in the Newton/Wellesley area of Massachusetts. In her position, Truppi will work closely with a network of real estate, financial, and building professionals to assist homeowners in all aspects of the home-buying process, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, August 28, 2017
    PROVIDENCE, RI – Jeffrey R. Diehl, CEO of Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank, today announced that the Infrastructure Bank will be hosting the Rhode Island Infrastructure Summit on Tuesday, September 26, 2017. This inaugural Summit will bring together government policymakers and private sector experts to discuss Rhode Island’s infrastructure and the opportunities and challenges it presents for ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Thursday, August 24, 2017
      Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP is pleased to announce that Best Lawyers has recognized partners Noble F. Allen, Christine K. Bush, William S. Fish, Joel Lewin, Robin L. Main, Thomas S. Marrion, Gerald J. Petros, and David A. Wollin as 2018 Best Lawyers in America “Lawyers of the Year.”  NOBLE F. ALLEN Noble Allen has been named by Best Lawyers’ as 2018 Litigation – Real Estate “Lawyer of the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, August 24, 2017
      BVP Scholars 91% More Likely to be "College and Career Ready" CUMBERLAND - Blackstone Valley Prep (BVP) posts impressive SAT results for its first graduating class. The BVP mission is to prepare every scholar for success in college and the world beyond, and the SAT is a critical college and career readiness benchmark. BVP scholars were 91% more likely than a typical Rhode Island junior to ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 23, 2017
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (BBBSOS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Brendan Kane as president of its nonprofit board of directors. “Mr. Kane has been a dedicated board member for the last four years, and we are thrilled to see him step into the role of president,” said Katje Afonseca, BBBSOS executive director. “He will lead our board through growth and sustainability ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 23, 2017
    52 attorneys from Hinckley Allen were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.   Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which almost 50,000 leading attorneys cast nearly five million votes ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, August 22, 2017
    The American Bar Association (ABA) Infrastructure and Regulated Industries Section elected Robinson+Cole partner Peter V. Lacouture as chair during the section’s annual meeting on August 12, 2017, held in conjunction with the ABA 2017 Annual Meeting. Formerly the Section of Public Utility, Communications and Transportation Law (PUCAT,) the Infrastructure and Regulated Industries Section is the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, August 22, 2017
    Categories: Events, Education, General News Article
    Friday, August 18, 2017
    For Media Inquiries, Contact: Rachel Pintarelli, Director of Marketing & Communications (401) 331-4500 x1303 / rpintarelli@gssne.org      Sarah Cholewa, Marketing & Fund Development Specialist (401) 331-4500 x1311 / scholewa@gssne.org   August 18, 2017Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England to Celebrate the 2017 Leading Women of Distinction Awards  [Warwick, RI]– Girl Scouts of ...read more
    Categories: Events, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 16, 2017
    They say sitting is the new smoking. Few of us need convincing that exercise is good for us. Yet it is the very thing we abandon when life gets busy. An accountant during tax season. A lawyer during a trial. A caregiver to an ailing parent. A mom or dad with a sick child at home. Life can turn us upside down for a day, a month, a year and more. Few of us would debate the legitimacy of not working ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
    Monday, July 31, 2017
    Touch-A-TruckSaturdays, August 5, 12 & 19 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM See, touch, climb on and explore big trucks and vehicles used in the construction of our new Rainforest exhibit - it's BIG truck fun! Please note: This program is included with regular Zoo admission and free for Roger Williams Park Zoo members.  Brew at the ZooSaturday, August 26 |  4:00 – 8:00 PM Tap into your wild side at Brew at ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, General News Article
    Thursday, July 27, 2017
    Join the YMCA of Greater Providence at The Alpine Country Club, September 26th for a Golf Tournament and Sports Memorabilia Night to benefit Y Health & Wellness Programs The day will kick off at noon with lunch, golf, meet and greet with sports legends followed by a buffet dinner and an exciting auction of sports memorabilia. You will have the opportunity to meet and greet local legends, Coach Ed ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events
    Thursday, June 29, 2017
    Companies used to be in control. The traditional sales funnel model consisted of the company pushing the prospect through stages of awareness, familiarity, consideration, and eventual purchase. It worked well – until new technology and a more empowered global attitude led customers to begin exerting their own preferences about their engagement with companies. Widespread Internet access and social ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Thursday, June 29, 2017
    Agawam, MA (June 27, 2017) – The Employers Association of the NorthEast (EANE) released its summary findings from its 2017 Southern New England Compensation survey.  Highlights of the 2017 findings include increased average pay in many sectors and, at the same time, increased pressure of losing top talent to competitors. Representing over 300 benchmark positions spanning a number of “job family” ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Thursday, June 01, 2017
    Enjoy the rich, historical sites of the upper reaches of Narragansett Bay and the Providence River on this 3.5-hour tour. With breathtaking views of the Gaspee Point, Hog Island, Prudence Island and Conimicut Point, you’ll view eight active and inactive lighthouses and stop for a tour of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse. And, if you’re a U.S. Lighthouse Society Passport holder, get your passport stamped ...read more
    Categories: Events, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, May 16, 2017
    Enjoy a special paddle on the Woonasquatucket River on Sunday, October 1st beginning at 4:30 PM. Not only will you get to see Providence from a unique perspective, you will also learn more about the WRWC directly from the Board and Staff, and then we'll all hang out and have drinks and some food after!  You'll hear about some of our programs and major projects like our green infrastructure ...read more
    Categories: Events, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, January 12, 2017
    DiSanto, Priest & Co., a certified public accounting and business advisory firm with over 50 years of service, is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael (Mike) Mellor to partner, effective January 1, 2017.  Mike joined the firm in 2013 after having spent 22+ years in the Metro Washington D.C. market, most recently as a partner and advisory services practice leader with Grant Thornton, LLP.  ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
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