RI mayors to hold 8 job fairs

The mayors of two of Rhode Island's largest cities are again teaming up to host job fairs.
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Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and Cranston Mayor Allan Fung announced Wednesday that they will hold eight job fairs this year. Most will be held at the Roger Williams Park Casino.
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The first job fair is scheduled for Feb. 26 and will focus on health care industry jobs. Subsequent fairs will concentrate on hospitality, manufacturing and retail jobs.
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Taveras, a Democrat, and Fung, a Republican, are both running for governor. Last year they co-hosted 11 career fairs that attracted 265 businesses and more than 1,700 job seekers.