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April 22, 2014 11:20 PM BY RANDAL EDGAR Journal State House Bureau The introduction of table games at the Twin River Casino has provided an additional $7.1 million for the state. At the same time, the games are adding to Twin River's profits.
By Rhonda Miller PBN Staff Writer Posted 4/21/14 Washington Trust Bancorp, parent of The Washington Trust Co., posted earnings of $9.3 million for the first quarter of 2014, an increase of 25.3 percent over earnings of $7.4 million in the first quarter of 2013.
By PBN Staff Posted 4/21/14 Toy and game maker Hasbro Inc. posted earnings of $32.1 million, or 24 cents per diluted share, during the first quarter of 2014, reversing the net loss of $6.7 million, or 5 cents per diluted share, reported during the same period last year. Net revenue also increased for the three months ended March 30, rising 2.4 percent to $679.5 million from $663.7 million in the first quarter of 2013.

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Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Rhode Island Science & Technology Advisory Council (STAC) today announced the recipients of the 2014 Rhode Island Research Alliance Collaborative Research Grants. The awards, totaling $806,501 will fund seven diverse teams bringing together deep expertise in...
A New England organization that enhances production, processing, and marketing of sustainable, nutritious, humanely-raised, delicious meat selects Daniele Inc. as the New England Meat Plant Processor of the Year. The award recognizes Daniele's owners, the Dukcevich family, and the...
Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Quonset Development Corporation (QDC) announced today that its board of directors is set to approve a 50-year lease that would make Greencore USA a new tenant at Quonset Business Park. Greencore, a convenience food manufacturer, plans to build a 107,000-square-...

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