The Arcade http://ripr.org en Monday, February 18, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/monday-february-18-2013 <p>This is the 10th anniversary of the fatal Station Nightclub fire.&nbsp; Congressman David cicilline is asking the House Speaker to keep Congress in session until federal budget negotiations are finished.&nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News podcast.&nbsp; Then Scott MacKay explains why getting rid of the one-party lever will not fix RI's election woes.</p><p></p><p>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20Podcast%2018%20Feb%202013">news@ripr.org</a></p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 14:46:38 +0000 Lydia Rogers 10526 at http://ripr.org Oldest shopping mall in Providence evolves into microlofts http://ripr.org/post/oldest-shopping-mall-providence-evolves-microlofts <p>Work on the Providence Arcade is in the final stretch.&nbsp;&nbsp; Building owner Evan Granoff says the job of rehabilitating the old shopping mall is 80 percent complete and it should be ready for occupancy sometime this spring.</p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 13:20:55 +0000 Flo Jonic 10525 at http://ripr.org Oldest shopping mall in Providence evolves into microlofts The Bottom Line: Living in downtown Providence http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-living-downtown-providence <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment we're calling "The Bottom Line." Each Friday it looks at business news and themes that affect local business and the public.</p><p>This week Dave and Mark talk with architect and developer Steve Durkee. A RISD grad, Durkee discusses the need to bringing more residential space to downtown Providence.</p><p><strong>When to Listen</strong></p><p>You can hear The Bottom Line each Friday at 5:50pm.</p> Mon, 11 Feb 2013 19:36:23 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 10150 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: Living in downtown Providence