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Data Breach at Shaw's, Star Market in R.I.

Data Breach at Shaw's, Star Market in R.I.

Officials said there is no evidence yet that consumer data has been misused.
Rhode Island's First Outlet Mall in the Works

Rhode Island's First Outlet Mall in the Works

The former Rhode Island Mall in Warwick will be redeveloped into an outlet mall.
Bristol County Savings Bank Promotes Timothy A. Chaves to Assistant Vice President

Bristol County Savings Bank Promotes Timothy A. Chaves to Assistant Vice President

Bristol County Savings Bank Promotes Timothy A. Chaves to Assistant Vice President.
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.
Starbucks Will Pay Baristas' College Tuition

Starbucks Will Pay Baristas' College Tuition

The new benefit system is equal to about $30,000 per employee, said Starbucks spokesman Jim Olson.
Home Depot to Hire 80,000 As it Preps for Spring

Home Depot to Hire 80,000 As it Preps for Spring

Home improvement retailer has more than 70 openings in Rhode Island.
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.
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.
Michaels, Latest Retailer to Warn of Possible Customer Data Breach

Michaels, Latest Retailer to Warn of Possible Customer Data Breach

Federal law enforcement, security experts working on the situation.
Playtex Announces Huge Pacifier Holder Clip Recall

Playtex Announces Huge Pacifier Holder Clip Recall

Playtex has received 99 reports of the holder cracking or breaking.
Dunkin’ Donuts Continues Expansion in 2014

Dunkin’ Donuts Continues Expansion in 2014

The coffee and doughnut chain says it’s expected to open 685 to 800 new locations this year.
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.