Congress OKs PPP Extension Till Aug. 8

By: Rob Borkowski on July 2, 2020 in Business

WASHINGTON, DC – Late last night, Congress unanimously voted to extend the U.S. Small Business Administration’s authority to approve Paycheck Protection Program, PPP, loans through Aug. 8, sending the measure […]

Noon Design Settled Comfortably In new Pawtuxet Village Spot

By: Rob Borkowski on January 12, 2017 in Business

WARWICK, R.I. — Noon Design gift shop co-owner Nora Alexander grew up in Cranston’s Edgewood neighborhood, so when she was scouting new locations for the business after three years in downtown Providence, Pawtuxet Village, the site of several recent new destinations, seemed a perfect fit.

Work Started on Central RI Chamber’s Victorian Lady

By: Rob Borkowski on September 12, 2016 in Business

The long-anticipated $200,000 update of the Victorian Lady, the pink, aged four-story headquarters of the Central RI Chamber of Commerce at 3288 Post Road, began Friday, with workers demolishing the front steps, the first step in a process intended to renovate the building in synch with a rapidly renewing Apponaug.