State Government Press Releases

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11/21/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI "What cheer, Netop." The famous greeting of the Narragansett to Roger Williams along the shore of the Seekonk River in 1636 still resonates throughout the Ocean State today. A new exhibition at the Rhode Island State Archives, entitled "First Nations who helped form Rhode Island"...
11/21/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists of the opening of an additional section of two-way traffic on the Apponaug Circulator project as it continues to transform a congested and outdated urban circulator system into a more efficient, safer and accessible...
11/21/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today held a ceremony with local officials to celebrate the early opening of the Great Island Bridge in Narragansett. The project reached substantial completion this month, eight months ahead of its original completion date. RIDOT also...
11/21/2016
On the heels of news that the number of roadway fatalities nationwide is higher than it's been since 2009, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today previewed legislation he intends to refile that will increase penalties for those who are convicted of killing or injuring individuals while driving...
11/21/2016
The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) announced today that artists have been selected for the 2017 exhibitions at the Block Island Airport Gallery on Block Island and GREEN SPACE Gallery at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick. The Block Island Airport Gallery will present works by Neal...
11/21/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Today, Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee and Brigadier General Christopher P. Callahan joined over 100 volunteers at the Rhode Island National Guard Armory in Warwick to wrap up Operation Holiday Cheer, a weekend-long event that sends care packages to Rhode Island troops who are away...
11/21/2016
Position: Chief of Police Job Number: 734764 Employer: Town of West Warwick Location: West Warwick, RI $81,000 to $87,000 per year (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Real Estate Administrator Job Number: 735434
11/18/2016
Position: Case Manager Elder Services Job Number: 735065 Employer: Westbay Community Action Location: Warwick, RI $15.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Business Banking Specialist Job Number: 734970
11/17/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today released the following statement on Rhode Island's latest jobs and unemployment data. "Job growth has been our focus since day one. With this month's growth, the Rhode Island economy has regained all private sector jobs that were lost during...
11/17/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Juan "Cookie" Rivera (age 51), of Providence, pleaded nolo contendere today before Superior Court Justice Joseph Montalbano to 51 counts of violating the Uniformed Controlled Substances Act, including delivery of heroin, fentanyl, crystal meth,...