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Capital Commons Owner Developing Boutique Hotel

Visitors to the Capital City will soon have a chance to stay the night in the heart of downtown. Michael Simchik, owner of the Capital Commons building on South Main Street, said he is in the early stages of developing a boutique hotel on the location’s...

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New Construction August 2017

Rumford Center, Building No. 11 20 Newman Ave., East Providence New England Construction and Peregrine Group LLC are teaming to create 80 residential apartments in East Providence at Rumford Center, Building No. 11. The apartments expand on Rumford Center’s existing 200,000 square feet of mixed-use...

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Mixed Use Meets Resistance in City’s West End

Historical districts are among the trickiest areas to build in the capital city, due to layers of requirements designed to protect the unique physical character of the neighborhoods. Michael H. Lemoi Jr., owner of three single-story commercial buildings starting at 1290 Westminster St., in the...

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5 new Providence Hotels could open in 2018 + map

In a city of just over 20 square miles, there will be 19 hotels come 2019, contractors say. Five new downtown hotel projects hope to add 633 hotel rooms to the already 2,380 rooms (including bed and breakfasts and hostels) in the city. View the full...

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Four hotels are planned for Providence

If you think downtown has too many hotels, brace yourself, because next year you're likely to see three or four more going up. One area where the city is lacking is in accommodations for extended stay-visitors, especially business travelers. View the full article in the Providence...

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40 Under Forty

Providence Business News has chosen the winners for its 12th 40 Under Forty program, to be honored Thursday, July 21, at Aldrich Mansion in Warwick. The women and men to be recognized in the 2016 edition of the competition were chosen from among 150 applicants, and...

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