State Government Press Releases

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12/22/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is working to replace the Pleasant Valley Parkway Bridge, which carries Dean Street over the Woonasquatucket River in Providence. This will allow the Department to reopen this vital link for residents and commuters several months earlier than...
12/22/2015
Position: RN Case Manager Job Number: 719423 Employer: VNA of Care New England Location: Statewide in RI $28.00 to $32.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Receptionist Job Number: 719243 Employer: Connelly Law Offices<...
12/22/2015
Rhode Island schools, organizations, community centers and artists were awarded $142,998 in the December 2015 round of grants from the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts. The Arts Council's board approved the awarding of these grants at its December meeting in Providence. These grants will go...
12/21/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced that it is making repairs to the Hamlet Avenue Bridge, which carries Route 122 (Hamlet Avenue) over the Blackstone River in Woonsocket. The Hamlet Avenue Bridge is classified as structurally deficient, with the majority of its...
12/21/2015
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) advises consumers that Mars Chocolate North America announced a voluntary recall of its Dove Chocolate Assortment Snowflakes (24 oz. bag) today. Approximately 6,700 cases of this item may contain some Snickers, Milky Way, and Twix pieces that...
12/21/2015
Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law. Shane Feix, age 27No permanent addressP1-2015-4075AGAndrew...
12/21/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Markus Acevedo, age 22, with a last known address of 187 Lenox Avenue, Providence, was found guilty on Thursday by a Providence County Superior Court jury of two counts of first degree child molestation. The jury returned the verdict after...
12/21/2015
More than 80 percent of the island now protected for environmental conservation PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), The Nature Conservancy (TNC), and Prudence Conservancy,...
12/21/2015
Conditional Area A Will Reopen at Noon on December 18 CONDITIONAL SHELLFISH AREA A IN UPPER NARRAGANSETT BAY NOW OPEN PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management announces that Conditional Area A in Upper Narragansett Bay is now open to shellfishing - four days earlier than...
12/21/2015
Position: Patrol Officers Job Number: 716110 Employer: City of Pawtucket Location: Pawtucket, RI $931.53 to $1,092.31 per week (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Marketing Assistant Job Number: 717792 Employer:...