State Government Press Releases

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08/16/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Bristol Town Beach and Sandy Point Beach in Portsmouth for swimming based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick remains closed for swimming because of...
08/16/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - According to data released today by the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, Rhode Island added 1,200 jobs last month and set another new all-time high record for the number of jobs in the state. The state's unemployment rate, which was well over 6 percent and one...
08/16/2018
On Thursday August 9, the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation hosted a Supply RI networking event for the state's food sector. Supply RI is an initiative started this year by the Raimondo Administration to help Rhode Island's largest employers use their spending power to support local businesses. ...
08/15/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Third Beach in Middletown for swimming based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. RIDOH also recommends closing Sandy Point Beach in Portsmouth, Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick, and...
08/15/2018
PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is predicting that air quality will reach UNHEALTHY levels for Washington and Newport Counties during the afternoon and into the evening on Thursday, August 16th. The poor air quality will be due to elevated ground level ozone...
08/15/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 3:33 PM, Troopers arrested Roland Martin, age 55, of 50 Hillside Avenue, Mapleville, RI for: 1) Affidavit and Arrest Warrant out of the Scituate Barracks for Fraudulent Checks Under $1500 2) Third District Court...
08/14/2018
Event to feature an outdoor movie at dusk PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) announces that due to forecasted inclement weather, tonight's 'Bioluminescence Night' at Beavertail State Park in Jamestown has been rescheduled to Tuesday, August 21. The event...
08/14/2018
A public hearing will be held on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 10:00 am at the RI Department of Human Services, Louis Pasteur Building, 57 Howard Avenue, 1st Floor, Cranston, RI 02920 in the West Wing Conference Room to consider the proposed State Plan for the LIHEAP Block Grant which is funded...
08/14/2018
Following the recent announcement that he joined a multistate lawsuit to prohibit the release of 3D-printed firearm designs by Defense Distributed, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions demanding the State...
08/11/2018
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Bonnet Shores Beach Club for swimming based on results from water samples that show bacteria levels within acceptable limits. RIDOH will continue to monitor and review beach water quality regularly to ensure safe bathing...