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Aquidneck Island State Rep. Wants to Cap Minimum Hourly Wage For Workers Under 20 Years Old

Representative Kenneth J. Mendonça (R-District 72 Middletown, Portsmouth) will testify before the House Committee on Labor Thursday on legislation, which would set the minimum hourly wage at $9.65 an hour for employees under the age of twenty, according to a press release from the State of Rhode Island General Assembly. House bill 5594, “An Act

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URI, Naval Undersea Warfare Center Will Partner to Assist Rhode Island Businesses

The University of Rhode Island (URI), through the Business Engagement Center, and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) in Newport will sign a partnership intermediary agreement on Thursday, April 13th that will formalize a relationship that will promote cooperative activities between the institutions. The first of its kind, the relationship will “include activities and events

Arts & Cultural Alliance Will Host “Arts Behind the Scenes” at Green Animals Topiary Garden

The Arts and Cultural Alliance (ACA) of Newport County will host “Arts Behind the Scenes” in cooperation with The Preservation Society of Newport County at Green Animals Topiary Garden in Portsmouth on Thursday, May 25, 2017, from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Guests will hear from the historic garden’s Chief Horticulturist and other staff about the

What’s Happening, New & To Do This Week: April 10 – 14

Discover what’s happening for events, entertainment, meetings, movies and more this week in and around Newport! Monday, April 10 11:30 am – Free Knitting Classes at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center 4:15 pm & 7 pm – The Zookeeper’s Wife at Jane Pickens Theater 6 pm – Energy and Environment Commission Meeting at Newport Public Library

‘Men Who Make A Difference’ Gala Will Take Place at Gurney’s on April 21, Live Auction Now Open

NEWPORT, R.I. and WARREN, R.I. (April 10, 2017): The Women’s Resource Center (WRC), a non-profit domestic violence intervention and prevention services agency serving Newport and Bristol Counties, announces that its Men Who Make a Difference online auction is up and running now through April 19, 2017, at www.BiddingForGood.com.   The silent auction is part of

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