State Government Press Releases

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09/21/2016
Although it looks official, "rhodeislandoworkerscompensation.org" is actually just advertising a for-profit legal referral business CRANSTON, RI The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training (DLT) and Office of the Attorney General are advising employers and workers to...
09/21/2016
215 Professionals Awarded Student Loan Repayments for Up to Four Years, Average Award Nearly $4,000 Per Year The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation announced today that it has selected the recipients of the first Wavemaker Fellowship awards. Following a competitive review process, a total of...
09/21/2016
Position: Direct Support Job Fair Job Number: 731715 Employer: James Maher Center Location: Middeltown, RI $10.60 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Sales Associate Recruitment Job Number: 732247 Employer: Shannon...
09/20/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) received confirmation today from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the first human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Rhode Island in 2016. A 49-year-old Pawtucket resident was diagnosed with meningoencephalitis caused by WNV on...
09/20/2016
Prepare RI program doubles in first year state covers cost PROVIDENCE, RI - Thanks to the Prepare RI initiative that Governor Gina M. Raimondo launched last year, the number of students enrolled in courses that earned both high school and college credit more than doubled in the 2015-16 school...
09/20/2016
DEM to Announce $4 Million in Local Recreation Grants, Followed by Extreme Cycling Demonstration PROVIDENCE Governor Raimondo and First Gentleman Andy Moffit along with Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), the Yes On 6 Coalition and...
09/20/2016
Position: Tax Preparers Job Number: 731340 Employer: Jackson Hewitt Location: Smithfield, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Preferred Sales Specialist Open House Job Number: 732115 Employer: Bank of...
09/19/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that David Roscoe (age 60), of Westerly, RI, was found guilty today by a Kent County Superior Court jury for the 1990 murder and sexual assault of Germaine Mouchon of West Warwick. The jury returned the verdict after three and one half hours of...
09/19/2016
Deal would bring total settlements so far to approximately $45 million in ongoing 38 Studios litigation Commerce Corporation remains engaged in litigation against First Southwest Company The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation announced today it has agreed to a $2.5 million proposed settlement...
09/19/2016
Position: Central Falls Job Fair Job Number: 731800 Employer: Multiple Employers Location: Central Falls, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Cleanroom Lead Job Number: 732246 Employer:...