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    Friday, February 23, 2018
    Categories: Events, Education, General News Article
    Thursday, February 22, 2018
    Promoted to Partner - Colin O. Sherer Colin’s practice focuses on assisting clients with income, gift, estate tax and generation-skipping tax planning, trust and estate planning, estate administration and charitable giving. Prior to law school, Colin spent several years producing television programming for PBS,The History Channel and A&E. During law school, in addition to working with Edwards ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 21, 2018
      University of Rhode Island athletics is offering a Group Discounted rate to Providence Chamber Members for one of two remaining home games for URI Men's Basketball this season. Taking place on: Tuesday, Feb 27thvs. St. Joe's at 7:00 PM (Doors open at 6:00 PM). Tickets are all based on availability. Chamber members interested in purchasing tickets at the Group Rate should contact Craig Cugno at ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    Media Opportunity on February 23 in West Warwick    Thundermist Health Center will train all employees on how to save the life of someone experiencing an opioid overdose by administering naloxone, the overdose-reversing medicine also known as Narcan. Naloxone will be provided to employees, at no cost, to use if they encounter a person experiencing  overdose. Thundermist Health Center is the first ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018
    Become a FrogWatcher! TrainingSaturday, March 3| 1:30 – 4:00 PMBecome a citizen scientist with FrogWatch USA and help save our frogs!  FrogWatch trainings cover the importance of amphibians in the environment, how to tell frog species apart by their calls and how to report findings to FrogWatch USA. Price: $10/household (up to 2 adults and 2 children age 8+)  Become a FrogWatcher! ...read more
    Categories: Events, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018
    National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $25 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2018.  Included in this announcement is an Art Worksgrant of $15,000 to Trinity Rep for its production of Ragtime, based on the novel by E.L. Doctorow with music and lyrics by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens.  The Art Works category ...read more
    Categories: Events, Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, February 13, 2018
    Promoted to Partner in February 2018 Nixon Peabody’s Providence office:Christopher Browning represents health care providers ranging from integrated institutional health care systems to solo practitioners. He focuses on matters involving corporate transactions, state and federal regulatory compliance, professional and facility licensure and general corporate issues.Steven Richard is a highly ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, February 12, 2018
    ​BankNewport President and CEO, Sandra J. Pattie recently announced the appointment of Adriana I. Dawson to Vice President, Community Development Officer. She will be responsible for developing, implementing and administering strategic aspects of the Bank's Community Reinvestment Act Program, through building and maintaining relationships with community based, charitable and non-profit ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, February 08, 2018
    The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) will celebrate Women in Construction (WIC) Week March 4-10, 2018. NAWIC’s mission is to enhance the success of women in the construction industry. Please join us!  RSVP to the email address on the invite.
    Categories: Events, Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, February 07, 2018
    ​BankNewport President and CEO, Sandra J. Pattie recently announced the appointment of Leland R. Merrill to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. He will be responsible for planning, organizing and controlling the operational activities of the Bank.   Merrill began his career with BankNewport in 2004 and has held various positions, most recently serving as Executive Vice ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, February 06, 2018
    Trinity Rep’s seventh annual playwriting competition for New England High School students, Write Here! Write Now!, is now accepting entries. Students are asked to compose an original ten-minute play and submit it via the online application form at www.trinityrep.com/whwn. The submission deadline is March 5, 2018. Write Here! Write Now! is presented each year as part of the “Beyond Trinity Rep” ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, February 05, 2018
    Narragansett Bay’s favorite (and official) marine mammal is most active in February, and with the Newport Winter Festival later this month, Save The Bay is celebrating “Sensational Seals” with a host of seal-themed activities. Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium will feature crafts, stories and a scavenger hunt highlighting the harbor seals’ unique features and adaptation. Seal Watch ...read more
    Categories: Events, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, February 05, 2018
    This book combines the essential fundamentals of traditional business development with the newer strategies and tactics of modern social media. By utilizing both old school and new age methods, you can develop a sustainable and steady stream of new opportunities and increase your existing customers' satisfaction and loyalty.Click here for more information.
    Monday, February 05, 2018
    The law firm of Duffy & Sweeney is proud to announce that Christian Jenner has been named a partner in the firm, effective January 1, 2018.  Jenner has a multifaceted dispute resolution practice with an emphasis on complex business litigation and technology law.  He has represented clients in state and federal courts and before the American Arbitration Association. A substantial part of his ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, February 05, 2018
    Susan Breen has joined the team at The Employers Association of the NorthEast (EANE) as the Member Engagement Specialist for Rhode Island and nearby Massachusetts and Connecticut communities.  In that role, she works with businesses to maximize the benefits from membership and serves as the liaison for those exploring EANE’s powerful network of HR professionals and solutions. She is based in the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, February 05, 2018
    ​Thundermist Health Center is pleased to announce that Amanda Barney, recently assumed the position of associate vice president of communications and development for the organization. She will lead the organization’s communications, marketing, government relations, and development functions.   “As our new AVP of communications and development, Amanda is already proving to be an extraordinary ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, February 01, 2018
    Each year, BankNewport’s community outreach program strives to strengthen and enrich lives and communities throughout Rhode Island. In 2017, BankNewport awarded over $568,000 in grants, sponsorships and donations to a wide range of nonprofits serving various sectors of our state – basic human needs, children and families, healthy lives, education success, environment, arts & cultural, housing and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Sunday, January 28, 2018
      ​Servicing more than 3,500 local organizations, INNOVEX plans to grow its Rhode Island operation by 10 percent   As businesses increase their dependence on multiple technology advancements, one local organization is simplifying the way businesses keep their operations running smoothly.   INNOVEX, named one of Rhode Island’s Fastest Growing Companies in 2016 by Providence Business News, is ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, January 25, 2018
    ​PLDO Partner Brian J. Lamoureux to be a Featured Panelist on “Social Media Use by Municipalities: Developing and Enforcing Policies for Public Employees and Officials”   Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O’Gara LLC (PLDO) Partner Brian J. Lamoureux, a prominent business litigator and employment attorney who is a national authority on social and digital media law, will participate in a live webinar on ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, January 11, 2018
    WARWICK, RI — In 2017, Girl Scouts across the country celebrated the 100th anniversary of the first known instance of Girl Scouts selling cookies. As a way of bringing to light this incredible centennial, Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England (GSSNE) hosted a very special event "Cookies & Cocktails" in January of last year.  Due to the success of last year’s event, it has returned once again as ...read more
    Categories: Events, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 09, 2018
    Rock & Roar Concert – Rainforest ReelSaturday, February 10| 10:30 – 11:15 AM This exciting 45-minute concert specifically geared towards our youngest Zoo guests promises to be fun for the whole family!  Shake, dance and sing along as we explore fun musical concepts, play games, and boogie down.  Pre-registration is required.   Cost: $7 per participant (age 2 & older)  Preschool ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 19, 2017
    Save The Bay’s two-hour Seal Watch and Lighthouse Tours offered now until April 8 in Newport Save The Bay is now offering two-hour Seal Watch and Lighthouse Tours, combining the best of its iconic seal tours with a guided visit through one of Rhode Island’s most historic lighthouses. During the cruise, guests will get panoramic views of seals resting on Citing Rock off of Rose Island and enjoy an ...read more
    Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Events
    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
    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
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