State Government Press Releases

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09/22/2016
Below please find a statement by Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin on the passing of Henry Shelton: "Rhode Island has lost one of its greatest advocates for the poor and social justice. With the founding of the George Wiley Center, Henry Shelton set out to make an impact on his community by...
09/22/2016
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. John Festa (age 36) 2 Maple Stret Coventry, RI K1-2016-0517A The...
09/22/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Michelle Dickens (age 47), of North Kingstown, RI, pleaded nolo contendere on Tuesday before Superior Court Magistrate Patrick Burke to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses over $1,500 for collecting more than $8,000 in unemployment...
09/22/2016
Position: Sales/Customer Service Essentials Training http://www.dlt.ri.gov/realjobs/pdfs/train/NRICareerAcademyFlyer0916.pdf Employer: Connecting for Children and Families Location: Woonsocket, RI --- (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) ...
09/21/2016
Providence, R.I. --The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2016 Special Report on Preliminary Revenues. This report provides a detailed look at FY 2016 preliminary revenues as provided in the Controller's Preliminary General Fund Revenue Report for FY 2016 and compares these...
09/21/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) received confirmation September 20 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...
09/21/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will start work on the McCormick Quarry Bridge in East Providence on Friday, September 23, 2016. As with the recently replaced East Shore Expressway Bridge, this process involves an 80-hour rapid replacement. The McCormick Quarry Bridge...
09/21/2016
Less than 45 percent of Rhode Islanders currently have degrees Seven out of 10 jobs created in Rhode Island in coming years will require a degree beyond a high school diploma PROVIDENCE, RI - Standing next to Community College of Rhode Island students who have benefitted from the Rhode...
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...