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End of an era: The Dunkin’ Donuts Center will be getting a new name

Amica Mutual Insurance, which is expected to take over the naming rights for the Dunkin' Donuts Center, registered a trademark for the Amica Mutual Pavilion last month.

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R.I. will break ground on the Tidewater project. Here’s what you should know.

The project has stirred hopes for a revival in downtown Pawtucket — and controversy about the public price tag.

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McKee signs legislation dedicating $250m to affordable housing for low-income R.I. residents

R.I. Housing Secretary Josh Saal said the funds could spur housing that includes social services, expanding options for seniors, persons with disabilities, and persons experiencing homelessness.

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R.I. reaches $1.8m settlement with gas companies over contamination

The settlement from Chevron, Irving, and Valero will go toward emergency response and ongoing remediation of contamination by methyl tertiary-butyl ether, or MTBE.

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McKee proposes $3.8m to help most at risk afford expected electricity rate increases this winter

The Office of Energy Resources proposes using the state’s Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative funds, which could help defray — but not entirely offset — the expected rate increase for as many as 39,000 low-income electricity customers.

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Rhode Island business news: July 2022

Regular updates from Rhode Island business leaders and industry experts.

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Breeze Airways will open a base at R.I.’s airport. Here’s what it means.

Like other low-cost airlines, travelers will pay lower fares, but add-ons like bags and seats of their choice cost extra.

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Cooking for Newport’s locals: Chef at shuttered Salvation Café is leading a new kitchen

Todd Coonan ran the kitchen in one of Newport’s most beloved restaurants by locals. Now he and his kitchen staff are running the show at Cabana, which is located in the same building.