State Government Press Releases

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08/24/2016
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced 96 mosquito samples from 26 traps set on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 have tested negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Personal protection is the first line of...
08/23/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Scarborough State Beach for swimming tomorrow, August 24th. The status of a beach may change daily. The most up-to-date beach information is available through a recorded message on RIDOH's beaches telephone line (401-222-2751)...
08/23/2016
CRANSTON, RI —While it continues to look for a buyer, the West Valley Inn has asked the Department of Labor and Training (DLT) to postpone a job fair for affected workers that had been scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 24, at the Providence/Cranston netWORKri One-Stop Career Center. DLT...
08/23/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends closing Scarborough State Beach and Bristol Town Beach for swimming due to high bacteria counts. Officials will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend reopening the beaches when the water is again safe for swimming. When a beach...
08/23/2016
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. Miguel Dejesus (age 26) 146 Mauran Ave., 2nd East Providence, RI P1-2016-2439AG The...
08/23/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is investing in much-needed repairs to 1.3 miles of roadway in the villages of Wakefield and Peace Dale in South Kingstown. Work is now underway with the initial task involving the installation of new drainage structures along a section of...
08/23/2016
The Department of Human Services will conduct a public hearing to allow interested groups, organizations, and all segments of the public an opportunity to comment on the proposed state plan for the 2017 Social Services Block Grant. This hearing will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 2:00...
08/23/2016
Deal would bring total settlements to more than $42 million to date in ongoing 38 Studios litigation Commerce Corporation remains engaged in litigation against other defendants, including First Southwest Company and Curt Schilling The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation announced today it has...
08/23/2016
Expanding on a Month of Positive News, Lexington Lighting Group to move from MA to RI; Granite Telecommunications to expand In-State; Lippitt Mill to be revitalized Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that the Board of the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation approved the use of economic...
08/23/2016
Position: RJRI Construction Trades Skill-Up https://scs.rwu.edu/partnerships/partners/west-elmwood-housing-dev-corp/business-skill-construction-trade/apply Employer: Roger Williams University Center for Workforce & Professional Development Location: Providence,...