State Government Press Releases

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04/04/2016
This Department has long held that "in order for this Department to have jurisdiction to inquire into an APRA matter, the complainant must first have requested a record from a public body, and second, the complainant must have been denied access to the requested record." Schmidt v. Ashaway...
04/04/2016
The RISE/Mayoral Academy ("Academy") violated the APRA when it failed to respond to the Complainant's APRA request. See R.I. Gen. Laws 38-2-7. This Department assumed, without deciding, that the Academy is subject to the APRA and nothing within the finding bars the Academy from raising this...
04/04/2016
The Complainant alleged the AIPC violated the OMA with respect to improper notice for its February 24, 2015 and March 28, 2015 meetings. There was no question that the Complainant attended both meetings and the OMA provides that only "aggrieved" citizens may file a complaint regarding an alleged...
04/04/2016
Event: Hospitality and Tourism Job Fair Date and Time: TODAY! Monday, April 4, 1PM 3PM Location: Roger Williams Botanical Center, 1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence Description: Workforce Solutions Providence/Cranston and RI Department of Labor and...
04/04/2016
Position: Hospitality Tourism Job Fair Job Number: --- Employer: Various Employers Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience/position (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Machine Operator IV Job Number: 723983
04/01/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Frank Haworth (age 42) of Pawtucket, pleaded nolo contendre today before Providence Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses over $1,500 for collecting more than $7,000 in unemployment...
04/01/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is releasing the latest data today on confirmed accidental drug overdose deaths in Rhode Island. The data are from January 1, 2015 through March 31, 2016. - http://eepurl.com/...
04/01/2016
Position: RI Manufacturers Association and Workforce Performance Solutions Boot Camp Job Number: --- Employer: Polaris MEP, RIMA and WPS Location: Warwick, RI http://www.dlt.ri.gov/bwc/pdfs/MFGBootCamp.pdf (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) ...
03/31/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today Hector Diaz (age 21), of Providence, pleaded guilty to all counts from the March 28, 2015 motor vehicle crash that killed 23-year-old Anthony Nunez and injured Jennifer and Jasleen Gomez. Diaz pleaded guilty to DUI death resulting,...
03/31/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that today Anthony Short (age 19), of Providence, pleaded nolo contendere to assault and firearm charges before Superior Court Justice Daniel A. Procaccini. Under the terms of the plea agreement, Short was sentenced to a total of 23 years with 13...