State Government Press Releases

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07/07/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Goddard Memorial State Park Beach for swimming due to high bacteria counts. The beach is located in Warwick. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend reopening the beach when the water is again safe for...
07/08/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo, joined by Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed, Rep. Deborah Ruggiero and state Energy Commissioner Carol Grant, hosted a ceremonial bill signing of legislation that will enhance the state's renewable energy policies, create green jobs, and help move...
07/07/2016
Day Will Include Free State Beach Parking, Free Saltwater Fishing, and Free RIPTA Bus Service on Route 66 PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo visited Roger W. Wheeler State Beach recently to sign an Executive Order announcing Sunday, July 24 as Governor's Bay Day. She also highlighted...
07/07/2016
Position: Correctional Officers Open House Job Number: 728035 Employer: Wyatt Detention Facility Location: Central Falls, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Teen Librarian Job Number: 728615<...
07/06/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo, joined by Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea and Representative Robert B. Jacquard, today signed the Rhode Island Lobbying Reform Act. This Act simplifies and clarifies the rules governing lobbying. It maximizes transparency, promotes a user-...
07/06/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Carlos Rios, aka Ricardo Arias, 41, of Boston, Massachusetts, and Carlos Reyes-Sanchez, age 33, of Sarasota, Florida, were sentenced yesterday for the January 2012 beating and death of 49-year-old Victor Baez of Cranston, RI. Rios pleaded nolo...
07/06/2016
All screenings are provided by dermatologists and dermatology residents affiliated with University Dermatology. Screenings are free of charge first come, first served. Those who require follow-up will be referred for dermatology consults. Please wear your bathing suit.
07/06/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea today celebrated the passage of the 2016 Lobby Reform Act during a State House Library ceremony where Governor Raimondo signed the bill into law. Gorbea championed the legislation, introduced by Representative Jacquard and Senator Lynch Prata,...
07/06/2016
Position: Warehouse Manager Job Number: 728047 Employer: Exquisite Events Location: Narragansett, RI $35, 000 to $40,000 per year (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Commercial Sewing Machine Operator Job Number: 727636 ...
07/05/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) are warning the public of possible exposure to rabies after an animal bit several customers at a Walmart in Westerly (258 Post Road) on July 4 between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. Anyone who...