State Government Press Releases

Page 7 of 750
08/15/2016
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin, joined by a coalition of Attorneys General across the country, today urged Rep. Lamar Smith, Chairman of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, to end his inquiry into investigations being conducted by the states of Massachusetts and...
08/15/2016
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that the remaining 168 mosquito samples from 32 traps set on Monday, August 1, 2016 have tested negative for both West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). Last week DEM reported that a...
08/15/2016
Position: Bus Monitors / Crossing Guards Recruitment Job Number: 730281 Employer: City of Providence Location: Providence, RI $9.60 per hour (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Dental Receptionist Job Number: 730846 Employer:
08/12/2016
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. Henry Betances Chavez (age 20) 29 Tall Timber Trail North Smithfield, RI ...
08/11/2016
PAWTUCKET, RI – One year after Governor Gina M. Raimondo and General Treasurer Seth Magaziner worked with General Assembly leaders to establish new green finance programs at the Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (RIIB), the agency is providing $17.2 million in financing to six communities, with a...
08/11/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Thomas Sanchez (age 26), of Providence, was sentenced on Tuesday by Superior Court Justice Francis Darigan (Ret.) to 30 years with 20 years to serve and the remainder suspended with probation for multiple counts of first degree robbery and...
08/11/2016
Rhode Island has seen a significant increase in hepatitis C virus-related hospitalizations and deaths in the last decade, underscoring the importance of diagnosis and treatment, according to a new report released today by the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Public...
08/11/2016
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. Christian Lepore (age 34) 500 Kingstown Road Richmond, RI K1-2016-0457A
08/11/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has begun work on the next off-road segment of the Blackstone River Bikeway, connecting to the India Point Park area in the City of Providence, and providing the missing link to the East Bay Bike Path. This 7/10 of a mile segment connects the...
08/11/2016
Governor Gina M. Raimondo and the Board of the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation took action today using tools the Governor established to bring more than 170 new jobs at two major global companies—GE Digital and Finlays—in Rhode Island. The incentive packages the Commerce Corporation approved...