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Posted: Monday, March 30, 2015 12:42 pm BY LORI STABILE PBN WEB EDITOR Severe winter weather had little effect on February cash collections, according to state Director of Revenue Rosemary Booth Gallogly.
BY SHANA SIMS Rhode Island Monthly Published: 2015.03.30 10:30 AM Every day, big white plastic bags of dried basil leaves and garlic powder, or drums of molasses and coconut oil arrive at the Wildtree factory in Warwick. The raw ingredients are inspected for damage before being sorted into organic and all-natural stacks, piled on wooden frames almost reaching the ceiling in the two-story factory storage room. The bags and drums are labeled and will soon be blended into marinades, rubs, dressings, dips and more for use in Wildtree recipes.
By Colin Spence The Rhode Show Published: March 30, 2015, 10:37 am SkillsUSA Rhode Island is an organization looking to help shape our technical workers of the future.

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On Thursday evening, Governor Gina M. Raimondo will release her Fiscal Year 2016 budget. Rooted in the belief that everyone should have the chance to make it in Rhode Island, her budget will include significant investments to create opportunity for our students. "Helping students build the...
Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor today announced new leadership at the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation. The new staff will work closely with the Secretary of Commerce to strengthen the state's economic development efforts, and support the Governor's priority of creating opportunity for all Rhode...
With the goal to make Rhode Island an international leader in understanding and predicting the response of marine organisms and marine ecosystems to climate variability, Governor Gina Raimondo, the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation and the Rhode Island Science & Technology Advisory Council (...

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