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Hit the Sheets: Rhode Island Re-Launches “Hotel Week RI” Second Annual Event Offers Unbeatable Rates for Affordable and Luxury Accommodations Across R.I. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (March 3, 2021) – Visit Rhode Island, in conjunction with 37 properties throughout its six...
Commerce Board Approves Financing of Tidewater Landing Project Public investment centered on public infrastructure improvements; Project expected to more than pay for itself February 5, 2021 -- The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation Board of Directors today approved a...
Article originally appeared in the Providence Journal here LINCOLN — In 2020, the State Ballet of Rhode Island was supposed to celebrate its 60th anniversary. Diamond Jubilee performances of “Giselle” were scheduled for April, and by February, company dancers, guest...