State Government Press Releases

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11/02/2016
The Division of Municipal Finance has added municipal tax rates for 2016 to its website. The rates are shown by class of property for FY 2017, assessed as of December 31, 2015 for tax roll year 2016. Questions can be directed to Susanne Greschner at susanne.greschner@dor.ri.gov.
11/02/2016
The Office of Attorney General today filed a complaint in Rhode Island Superior Court citing the Compass School for a willful and knowing, or reckless, violation of the Rhode Island Access to Public Records Act (APRA) for failure to respond to an APRA request within the time as prescribed by law.
11/02/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that three individuals pleaded nolo contendere yesterday to unemployment insurance benefit fraud with court-ordered restitution of nearly $37,000. "Just last week, Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training Director Scott Jensen and myself served...
11/02/2016
The Office of Attorney General today filed a complaint in Rhode Island Superior Court citing the Compass School for a willful and knowing, or reckless, violation of the Rhode Island Access to Public Records Act (APRA) for failure to respond to an APRA request within the time as prescribed by law.
11/02/2016
Position: House Cleaners Job Number: 734045 Employer: Ocean State House Cleaning Location: Warwick, RI $12.00 to $14.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: UPS Open House Job Number: 734367 Employer:...
11/01/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that Nicola Patalano, age 60, of Cranston was found guilty by a Providence County Superior Court jury of malicious killing of an animal. The jury returned the verdict after one and one-half days of deliberations following a two and one-half day...
11/01/2016
Complainant alleged that the DOC violated the APRA when it declined to produce documents responsive to its APRA request. The evidence indicated that the DOC properly withheld documents due to the privacy interests that outweighed the public interest in disclosure. We also found that the documents...
11/01/2016
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. Kyle LaPointe (age 25) 1668 Upper Maple Street Dayville, CT P1-2016-...
11/01/2016
While winter officially starts on December 21st and the temperatures have been fairly mild so far, the Farmers' Almanac is predicting above-normal snowfall and below-normal temperatures for the Northeast this year. Recognizing that some Rhode Island families struggle to afford new coats, hats,...
11/01/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today held a ceremony with local officials and community representatives to mark the re-opening of the Clarence L. Hussey Memorial Bridge in Wickford. In order to expedite repairs to the bridge, it was closed from April 1 to June 3, 2016, and...