Mercantile Block Unwrapped

In Buildings by Jef Nickerson1 Comment

The plywood has come off the ground floor facade of the Mercantile Block on Washington Street. Clark the Locksmith will be moving into one of the new storefronts very shortly, then his storefront will be renovated to match the rest of the building.

Providence Geeks (July 14)

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We’ve got a double dose of awesome waiting for you at the July Providence Geeks. First up, launched in early 2010, Manpacks is poised to storm the male undergarment market with its unique web-based subscription model. Already, Manpacks has been covered by the likes of the New York Times, MAXIM, and NPR. They count as clients Internet luminaries including TWIT’s …

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Downcity Design Review Committee – July 12, 2010

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Notice Of Regular Meeting • Monday, July 12, 2010 4:45 PM Department of Planning and Development, 4th Floor Auditorium 400 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02903 Opening Session Call to Order Roll Call Approval of Meeting Minutes of June 14, 2010 New Business 1. DRC Application No. 10.14, 125-135 Washington Street (Mercantile Block) Proposal to install new signs and awnings on …