Manchester http://ripr.org en Osram Sylvania Plant To Close In Central Falls http://ripr.org/post/osram-sylvania-plant-close-central-falls <p>Lighting manufacturer Osram Sylvania has announced it will close its plant in Central Falls. The company said the closing is due to changes in the light bulb industry.</p><p></p><p>Osram Sylvania said it needs to close the Central Falls plant so it can focus on its move from traditional lighting to solid-state lighting, such as LED light bulbs.</p><p></p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:28:29 +0000 Catherine Welch 30769 at http://ripr.org Osram Sylvania Plant To Close In Central Falls The Bottom Line: Getting More Flights to Take Off at TF Green http://ripr.org/post/bottom-line-getting-more-flights-take-tf-green <p>Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio&#39;s Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment we&#39;re calling &quot;The Bottom Line.&quot; Each Friday they look at business news and themes that affect local business and the public.</p><p>This week Dave and Mark talk with Rhode Island Airport Corporation president and CEO Kelly Fredericks. They discuss the runway expansion timetable, environmental issues and regulations relating to the runway, and what the airport needs to do to compete with Boston Logan.</p><p></p><p></p><p><strong>When to Listen</strong></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 16:26:19 +0000 Dave Fallon & Mark Murphy 22346 at http://ripr.org The Bottom Line: Getting More Flights to Take Off at TF Green