State Government Press Releases

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02/01/2019
The Department of Humans Services (DHS) Call Center (1-855-MY-RIDHS) is currently experiencing technical difficulties that are resulting in dropped calls. DHS is actively working to fix the problem at this time. We anticipate resolution by Monday, February 4, 2019. We apologize for any...
02/01/2019
Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner is, today, hosting his second annual "Job Shadowing" day for high school students from cities and towns across Rhode Island. "As a former teacher, I know that educators are always looking for new, innovative ways for students to learn. For high school...
01/31/2019
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is glad to recognize the Potter League for Animals, Rhode Island's animal shelter network, and State Veterinarian Scott Marshall, DVM, for their responsiveness keeping more than 100 pets safe during the recent gas outage on...
01/31/2019
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 10:57 AM, Troopers arrested Jose Rodriguez-Baez, age 36, of 390 Potter Avenue, Providence, RI for: 1) Providence Superior Court Bench Warrant for Failure to Appear for a Technical Violation on the original charge of...
01/30/2019
The Trump Administration's Proposed Revisions Would Create More Barriers to Reporting Sexual Violence and Supporting Victims on College Campuses PROVIDENCE, RI -- Governor Gina Raimondo today joined Postsecondary Education Commissioner Brenda Dann-Messier in voicing opposition to the federal...
01/30/2019
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Today, Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee announced his plans to resubmit the Utility Emergency Response Bill, legislation to improve the emergency preparedness and response of utility companies operating in Rhode Island. Lt. Governor McKee, who serves as Chair of the Rhode...
01/30/2019
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 6:50 AM, Troopers arrested Jean Hernandez, age 23, of 58 Woodside Avenue West Warwick, RI for an Affidavit/Arrest Warrant for the original charge of Disorderly Conduct, originating out of the North Smithfield Police...
01/29/2019
The U.S. District Court, Northern District of California has approved Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner's motion that Employees' Retirement System of Rhode Island be named lead plaintiff in a shareholder class action lawsuit against Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google. "Investors...
01/29/2019
With the Super Bowl around the corner, Attorney General Peter F. Neronha is advising football fans to use caution when purchasing tickets to the game or booking travel. "While fans are excited and gearing up for the big game, scammers are as well," said Attorney General Neronha. "Be sure to...
01/28/2019
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Thrive Market is recalling all unexpired lots of the Thrive Market brand nut butters listed below due to the potential for contamination with Listeria monocytogenes. - Thrive Market Organic Creamy Almond Butter - Thrive...