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Plan For Full Day & Night of Positive Island Vibrations At Upcoming 2014 Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival

Plan For Full Day & Night of Positive Island Vibrations At Upcoming 2014 Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival

The 5th Annual Newport Waterfront Reggae Festival, to take place on Saturday, August 9th from Noon to 10:00 p.m.
People’s Credit Union Signs Co-Sponsorship Agreement with the Small Business Association

People’s Credit Union Signs Co-Sponsorship Agreement with the Small Business Association

People’s Credit Union has joined with the U.S. Small Business Association, among others, to co-sponsor the 2014 Town of Bristol Small Business Workshop Series.
Big Honor for Warren's Kerry Chaffer

Big Honor for Warren's Kerry Chaffer

She was accepted to the state chapter of the Women Presidents’ Organization.
At Fatigati's, a World-Class Chef Keeps the Pasta Fresh

At Fatigati's, a World-Class Chef Keeps the Pasta Fresh

Chef Greg Fatigati has worked at the finest restaurants in Italy and as an instructor at the Culinary Institute of America. Today, he makes fresh pasta every day at Fatigati's Fresh Pasta in
CVS to Stop Cigarette, Tobacco Sales in All Stores Nationwide

CVS to Stop Cigarette, Tobacco Sales in All Stores Nationwide

Products will be off store shelves nationwide by Oct. 1.
CVS to Stop Cigarette, Tobacco Sales in All Stores Nationwide

CVS to Stop Cigarette, Tobacco Sales in All Stores Nationwide

Products will be off store shelves nationwide by Oct. 1.
Kohl’s to Honor Outstanding Young Volunteers with Scholarships, Prizes

Kohl’s to Honor Outstanding Young Volunteers with Scholarships, Prizes

Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program is now accepting applications.
100 Get Free Coffee for a Year, Including This Guy

100 Get Free Coffee for a Year, Including This Guy

The new Corner Bakery Cafe opened for business in Cranston this morning.
New Boru Noodle Bar is Hot — along with the Ramen

New Boru Noodle Bar is Hot — along with the Ramen

New Japanese noodle bar on Broadway is already a big hit.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.
How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

Here's why you should think before you tweet. (Or Facebook. Or Instagram.)
W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

This holds the key to a bigger tax refund.
2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

A look at two of Google’s new — and controversial — service changes that recently went into effect.
Four Reasons Your Business Should Blog on Patch

Four Reasons Your Business Should Blog on Patch

Run a local business? Wondering how to make a greater online presence for your company? Here are four reasons starting a blog on Patch can help.