The Boston Globe: This R.I. Company is Using Antimicrobial Technology in Their Stylish Travel Bags, Face Masks

Tracey Cugno felt like she was constantly packing overnight bags each week. Shoes, in particular, were the most challenging: they take up a lot of space and the the bags, and everything inside, would take on the odor of the shoes. Thinking there must be a better way to pack shoes away from clothes and prevent any residual odor, she repurposed a bag that already had compartments as her prototype and showed it to travelers at local airports.

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Community Partnership Chat: We Share Hope

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Join Verizon's Adriana Dawson as she sits down with Johanna Corcoran, Executive Director of We Share Hope, a Rhode Island based food rescue mission. We Share Hope is on a...
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Rhode Island Inno: This Rhode Island collective combines child care, workspace and gym

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The pandemic was a seismic shift for everyone, but for many parents now having to juggle childcare, schooling and work from home it was an overload. As many parents found...

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