State Government Press Releases

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03/17/2014
PROVIDENCE: Two hundred twenty-five fewer Rhode Island children had elevated lead levels* in 2013, with housing improvements in Providence accounting for about half of the gains in lead poisoning prevention. "This is great news. Lead not only affects a child's health, but it also impacts a...
03/17/2014
Commerce RI's International Trade Program and the Maine International Trade Center will partner to host an exhibit booth at the 2014 Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS), November 18-20, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Companies interested in exhibiting are encouraged to participate as part of the joint "...
03/17/2014
Position: Police Officers Job Number: 696599 Employer: Town of West Warwick Location: West Warwick, RI Stipend during Academy; salary upon completion (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Landscape Maintenance Crew Leader Job Number:
03/15/2014
Media Contact: Lieutenant William C. Jamieson, Acting District "B" Commander, State Police Headquarters, (401) 302-3002 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that at 1:48 AM on March 15, 2014, members of...
03/14/2014
Providence: The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) has learned of a voluntary recall of bagged salads due to possible health risks, and advises people not to consume any of the recalled products from Dole Fresh Vegetables, which include: Dole Italian Blend (UPC 7143000819), Fresh...
03/14/2014
PROVIDENCE, RI Buzzers, brackets and brains were on display today at the Ocean State LifeSmarts competition finals. Barrington high won the annual competition known as "March Smartness," presented by CollegeBoundfund, Rhode Island's 529 college savings plan. Beginning this morning, eight...
03/14/2014
The following lane closures are scheduled to take place on Rhode Island's Interstate highways from March 15-21, 2014. All schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RIDOTNews for up-to-the-minute travel information. Interstate Highway...
03/14/2014
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that Timothy DeBritto, 1/31/86: pled guilty today before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause for his role in the July 30, 2012 murder of Shameeka Barrows, Damien Colon and Michael Martin. Under the plea agreement, DeBritto was sentenced to a...
03/14/2014
Event: Workforce Solutions of Providence/Cranston All Industry and Manufacturing Job Fair Date and Time: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Location: Roger Williams Park Casino, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence Description: Workforce Solutions...
03/15/2014
Media Contact: Lieutenant William Jameison, Acting District "B" Commander, (401) 302-3002 Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that at 2:30PM on March 14, 2014, a member of the Lincoln Barracks conducted a...