PROVIDENCE — A petroleum-storage business on Allens Avenue with a recent history of odor complaints has been ordered by the state to cease a portion of it operations for failing to fix a problem.
PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — Cindy Bogart and Mary Gervais have launched a plan to “reuse the past.” It’s their motto, both professionally and personally.
The only lobbyist testifying against both climate bills told some uninteresting scary stories. The lies are interesting if we are dissecting scary stories, but they are exactly the same stories lobbyists for industries that harm public health have been telling for years. Opinion
The fossil-fuel power plant proposed for Burrillville, R.I., received a boost with pre-approval of a key air-pollution permit, but the developer has had pollution problems at a natural-gas facility it opened last year in Pennsylvania.
Both Shaw’s and CVS recently said they strive to reduce plastic waste but won’t commit to banning the non-stitched-handle plastic bags, unless required to by state or local law.