State Government Press Releases

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06/03/2016
Conditions Expected to Improve Next Month PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is advising homeowners that high concentrations of caterpillars observed statewide may cause short-term defoliation of trees over the next few weeks. Typical damage, most...
06/02/2016
"Today, the Senate voted to approve the House version of the Lobby Reform Act (H.7388 Substitute A), which now will be sent to the Governor. When I first entered office, I identified the need for a comprehensive reform of the state's lobbying laws. This legislation is the result of our efforts to...
06/02/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Kashi Company and Quaker Oats Company are recalling products because of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. Kashi is recalling Trail Mix Chewy Granola Bars and Bear Naked Soft Baked Granola: Cinnamon +...
06/02/2016
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. Victor Cruz (age 26) 15 Detroit Avenue Providence, RI P1-2016-1705A The...
06/02/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo visited the Woonsocket Head Start Child Development Association classrooms to urge legislative leaders to approve her FY 2017 budget, which includes $5.2 million for early learning. With this funding, the Rhode Island Pre-kindergarten Program will...
06/02/2016
PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is hosting guided hiking tours this weekend as part of National Trails Day. The tours are eligible activities for the Department's annual Great Outdoors Pursuit. Now in its eighth season, the annual Great Outdoors Pursuit...
06/02/2016
Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea is reminding registered voters, especially those who voted in the April Presidential Preference Primary, to check their party affiliation ahead of the disaffiliation deadline on June 15. "Many independent voters headed to the polls in April, but those voters...
06/02/2016
NEWPORT, R.I. - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER), and its partners invite the public to test drive electric vehicles (EV) this weekend during World Match Racing Tour festivities at Fort Adams State Park. The event,...
06/02/2016
Position: Associate Attorney Job Number: 726774 Employer: Rob Levine & Assoc. Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Experienced Delivery Driver Job Number: 726569 Employer: North...
06/01/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Zachary Alvarado (age 20), of 285 Main Street, Woonsocket, was sentenced today to 55 years with 35 years to serve and the remainder suspended with probation, non paroleable, Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause for multiple robberies and...