State Government Press Releases

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09/16/2016
Redoubles Efforts for Veterans with Two New Case Managers PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo ushered in a new era for Rhode Island veterans with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Office of Veterans Affairs' new headquarters and resource center today in Warwick. She was joined by...
09/15/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI Facebook, eBay, and the parent company of Google are among the companies at which Rhode Island voted in opposition to management-backed 'say on pay' proposals. "My job as Treasurer is to deliver strong financial performance for the state's pension fund. When the companies we...
09/15/2016
PROVIDENCE The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), together with the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), is hosting a special gathering next week to present Senator V. Susan Sosnowski with the 2016 EPA Lifetime Achievement Award. Senator Sosnowski, a stalwart...
09/15/2016
Next phase of Make It Yours, Commerce Corporation's digital ad campaign, calls for more #MyRIStory photo submissions from residents The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation has announced plans to renew its Make It Yours (MIY) ad campaign for a fall run, set to launch in mid-October. The second...
09/15/2016
Position: Manufacturing Job Fair Job Number: 731783 Employer: Greystone Location: Lincoln, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Outside Sales Representative Job Number: 732057 Employer: Cox...
09/14/2016
DHS and HSRI workers will begin using system in morning; customers will have access to online customer portal by end of day CRANSTON, R.I. (September 12, 2016) Rhode Island's new, integrated eligibility system for health and human services is launching in phases on Tuesday, September 13th, to...
09/14/2016
Three out of four third graders will read at grade level by 2025; third-grade reading goal first in a series of strategic goals to be announced before the end of the year PAWTUCKET, R.I. - Citing a series of initiatives and programs focused on helping children develop the skills they need to...
09/14/2016
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. Matthew Doyle (age 32) 236 Broadway Providence, RI P1-2016-2671A ...
09/14/2016
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced 110 mosquito samples from 26 traps set on Monday, August 29, 2016 have tested negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Personal protection is the first line of...
09/14/2016
Caused by Naturally Occurring Phytoplankton, Expected to Decline with Cooler Temperatures PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) has observed and received reports of rust-colored patches of water (known as "rust tide") in Narragansett Bay, Mt. Hope Bay and...