State Government Press Releases

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10/02/2014
PROVIDENCE - The Department of Environmental Management has announced the award of farm viability grants totaling $255,543 for projects that will enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops grown in Rhode Island. The funds are from the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Specialty Crop Block...
10/02/2014
The Rhode Island Farm Bureau announced it has awarded Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin with the "Friend of Farmers" Award for his support of Farm Bureau issues and for successfully shepherding legislation through the General Assembly to create a statute for the larceny of farm products and...
10/02/2014
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.Kenneth Lovett, Jr., age 31112 Eastwood AvenueProvidence, RIP1-2014-...
10/02/2014
Position: Machine Operator Job Number: 701905 Employer: PW Enterprises Location: Cumberland, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Carpenter Job Number: 700190 Employer: Mike's Home Improvement ...
10/01/2014
The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) launched its annual flu vaccination campaign with a kick-off event today at the Rhode Island State House. The dangers of the flu and the importance of being vaccinated were discussed by Director of Health Michael Fine, M.D.; First Lady Stephanie...
10/01/2014
CRANSTON, R.I. August 25, 2013 On August 21, 2014, the Rhode Island Department of Corrections held a badge pinning ceremony for those within the Department who had been recently promoted. Among those honored was Mario Sousa of Swansea, MA. Lt. Thibert joined the RIDOC as a Correctional...
10/01/2014
CRANSTON, R.I. August 25, 2013 On August 21, 2014, the Rhode Island Department of Corrections held a badge pinning ceremony for those within the Department who had been recently promoted. Among those honored was Francis Thibert, Jr. of East Providence, RI. Lt. Thibert joined the RIDOC...
10/01/2014
CRANSTON, R.I. September 3, 2014 On Tuesday, August 12th, Corrections Director Ashbel T. Wall, II will presented Taylor Campbell with a Susan M. Hunter Scholarship Award on behalf of the Association of State Correctional Administrators (ASCA. The annual award is available to children of...
10/01/2014
CRANSTON, R.I. August 29, 2013 On August 21, 2014, the Rhode Island Department of Corrections held a badge pinning ceremony for those within the Department who had been recently promoted. Among those honored was Russell Freeman of Warwick, RI. Lt. Freeman joined the RIDOC as a...
10/01/2014
CRANSTON, R.I. April 21, 2014 Dr. Albert Alba, Academic Teacher, became the 27th recipient of the John J Moran Award at the Rhode Island Department of Corrections on April 8th, 2014. The award is presented to an individual who is nominated by administrative, supervisory, and line staff. All...