Loft living a reality in Arcade Providence mall

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The owner of America’s oldest indoor mall took a bold step last fall and rather than look for retailers to fill the space instead converted much of the area to 48 micro residential lofts. The idea could spur others to follow su ...


Maritime businesses dominate economic revival.

Rhode Island has 400 miles of coastline rich in marine-based businesses that are driving the state’s economy upward.  The industry is blessed with an extensive maritime infrastructure, supply chains, and over 12,000 employees. The Rhode Island Economic ...