State Government Press Releases

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02/05/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate five members to the Board of Education. As the Governor works to expand opportunities for Rhode Island families, these nominees will help build the foundation for success in our schools. Raimondo will submit the...
02/05/2015
Cranston, RI- The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory that is estimated to impact Northwest Rhode Island this evening, Thursday, February 5, and lasting through Friday morning, February 6. A Wind Chill Advisory is issued when the wind chill index is likely to reach -15 to -24...
02/05/2015
150 years ago this April, the Confederate army surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant in Virginia signaling the end of the Civil War and the start of a new chapter in our nation's collective identity. A new exhibit at the Rhode Island State Archives commemorates the 150th anniversary of the end of the...
02/05/2015
Event: Job Fair Friday Date and Time: Friday, February 6, 10:00 a.m. to Noon Location: Providence netWORKri Career Center, One Reservoir Avenue, in the Renaissance Room, Providence Description: The Business Workforce Center of the RI Department of Labor...
02/05/2015
Position: Job Fair Friday Job Number: --- Employer: Various Employers Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience/position (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Shipping/Receiving Clerk Job Number: 706334 Employer:...
02/04/2015
The Division of Taxation released its quarterly newsletter for taxpayers and preparers. The newsletter highlights what is new for the tax filing season including changes in the statewide property-tax relief program and corporate tax changes. Additionally, readers can learn more about the award...
02/04/2015
The Locally-Administered Pension and OPEB Study Commission released its report to the Governor and General Assembly leadership on January 9, 2015. The Division of Municipal Finance, in the Department of Revenue provided administrative and analytical support to the Commission. The report...
02/04/2015
Office of Revenue Analysis Released its State of Rhode Island Revenue Assessment Report. The monthly revenue assessment report compares adjusted revenues to the Office of Revenue Analysis' estimate of revenues based on the current fiscal year's enacted revenue estimates. The purpose of the...
02/04/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina Raimondo today announced six nominations for the I-195 Redevelopment Commission as a first step in advancing efforts to revitalize the vacant parcel in Providence. Raimondo is submitting the six nominees for consideration to the Rhode Island Senate for confirmation.
02/04/2015
With February being National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and Valentine's Day around the corner Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is reminding teens that everyone deserves a safe and healthy relationship. "Statistics show that one in three teens and young adults will experience...