State Government Press Releases

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06/27/2014
In an effort to accelerate innovation in Rhode Island and help local entrepreneurs, startups, and small businesses create jobs and compete for approximately $2.5 billion in available federal funding each year from the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (
06/27/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin sent letters yesterday to Governor Lincoln Chafee urging him to sign key pieces of legislation that would protect children from sexual predators and enhance the safety and security of neighborhoods from gang violence. The General Assembly passed legislation...
06/27/2014
Position: Bailer/Sorter (Metal Recycling) Job Number: 699235 Employer: Metal Commodities, Inc. Location: North Kingstown, RI $10.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Diesel Mechanic/Fire Apparatus Repair Job Number: 697916 ...
06/26/2014
The Department of Health (HEALTH) has determined water quality at Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick, Goddard Memorial State Park Beach in Warwick, and Oakland Beach in Warwick to be unsuitable for swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and...
06/26/2014
Program provides predictable funding stream for local infrastructure investment, spurs economic growth PROVIDENCE, R.I. General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo today commended the General Assembly's commitment to the Municipal Road and Bridge Revolving Fund as part of the FY 2015 budget. The...
06/26/2014
Providence, RI Governor Lincoln D. Chafee joined Director Charles J. Fogarty, Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training, today to announce the most recent analysis of first quarter 2014 tax data. The data indicated that Rhode Island job growth was greater than originally estimated, with 1,...
06/26/2014
Position: Locksmith Job Number: 699234 Employer: Security Lock Location: Coventry, RI $15.50 to $23.50 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Weatherization Insulators/Installers Job Number: 699238 Employer:...
06/25/2014
Contact: Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent Telephone: (401) 444-1120 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that Trooper James Donnelly-Taylor, age 38, appeared in Kent County District Court on...
06/25/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin issued the following statement praising the opinion of the Supreme Court of the United States in Riley v. California, requiring law enforcement to obtain search warrants for cell phones in most cases. "The Opinion of the Court, authored by the Chief Justice,...
06/25/2014
Reconstruction Project Provides Improved Access for Boaters and Anglers with Disabilities PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management, in partnership with The Nature Conservancy, will host a grand opening event for the Galilee Boat Ramp Improvement Project at 3 p.m. Friday, June 27.