State Government Press Releases

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03/02/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Michaela Sprague (age 53), of Cranston, pleaded nolo contendere on Monday to one count of financial elder exploitation before Superior Court Justice Kristin Rodgers. Under the terms of the plea agreement, Sprague was sentenced to five years...
03/02/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI Rhode Island's CollegeBoundfund will begin offering a socially responsible investment option that eliminates exposure to fossil fuels when the 529 Plan college savings program transitions to new management this summer. "Climate change, human rights and a range of other issues...
03/02/2016
Position: CDL Truck Driver-Owner Operator Job Number: 721978 Employer: M&G Trucking and Transportation Inc. Location: Pawtucket RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: CNAs Job Number: 707954 ...
03/01/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today welcomed LaunchCode, a tech talent placement nonprofit and Real Jobs RI job-training partner, to Rhode Island. She discussed how the state is helping employers meet their IT skills shortages and helping workers build the skills they need to...
03/01/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Rhode Island Division of Taxation will hold a seminar in Newport next month about taxes on short-term residential rentals. The seminar is set for Friday, April 1, 2016, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Newport County campus of the Community College of Rhode Island. The...
03/01/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Trenton Keith (age 21) of Pawtucket, was sentenced to a total of 17 years with 10 years to serve and the remainder suspended non-paroleable by Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause. Keith pleaded guilty in December 2015 to two counts of...
03/01/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Division of Taxation on Friday held a seminar in Narragansett to provide guidance on the expansion of sales and hotel taxes to short-term rentals of residential property, including the rental of vacation homes and beach cottages. More than 100 property owners,
03/01/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today moderated a panel discussion of national leaders focused on financial education. "Supporting the financial well-being of all Rhode Islanders is among my top priorities, and I'm proud to take a national leadership role in the effort to...
03/01/2016
Cranston, RI - The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) is announcing the development of a program that addresses the emergency power needs of critical healthcare facilities in Rhode Island. The program, titled Powered for Patients, is a non-profit public-private initiative that...
03/01/2016
Advocating for patients, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has filed legislation that would expand health insurance coverage to include off-label use of prescription medications for the treatment of disabling or life-threatening chronic diseases. The legislation (H7512/S2499) is scheduled to...