State Government Press Releases

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12/12/2018
WARWICK, RI -- Lt. Governor Dan McKee, Chair of Rhode Island's Long Term Care Coordinating Council, will host a meeting for local Alzheimer's researchers to identify and discuss access to federal funding opportunities on December 17, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the Warwick Central Library. During the...
12/11/2018
Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner today announced that Employees' Retirement System of Rhode Island filed a motion with the court to lead a shareholder class action lawsuit against Alphabet Inc., parent company of Google, after it was revealed that Google executives had hidden privacy...
12/11/2018
The Raimondo Administration today launched SupplyRhodeIsland.com, a one stop web portal for the SupplyRI program. Twelve institutions have signed on to the state's SupplyRI initiative, an effort to help Rhode Island's largest employers use their spending power to support local businesses. Since...
12/11/2018
Farms in Barrington, East Greenwich, Jamestown, and Little Compton will use over $67K in funding for renewable energy investments to "green" their operations and save money PROVIDENCE The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with the Rhode Island Office of...
12/11/2018
Trump Administration's proposed overhaul of certain immigration laws would force legal immigrants to risk their immigration status in order to access healthcare, housing assistance, and other programs Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined a coalition of attorneys general and...
12/10/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea announced today that there will be a special election in Rep District 68 to fill the seat of Representative Kenneth Marshall on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Representative District 68 includes parts of Bristol and Warren. "This morning we received...
12/10/2018
Monday, December 10 Position: Technical Specialist I Job Number: 821243 Employer: Cox Communications Location: West Warwick, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 12) Position: Software Engineer ...
12/09/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 12:57 PM, Troopers arrested Donovan Brown, age 32, of 54 Stonelaw Avenue Apartment #2, Providence, RI for: 1) Bank Fraud 2) Obtaining Money Under False Pretenses Over $1,500 3) Passing of Counterfeit Cert/Bills/...
12/08/2018
Media Contact: Captain Derek W. Borek, District A Commander, 401-444-1014 At 10:00 AM, Troopers arrested Sharlene Cruz, age 24, of 55 Robin Street, Providence, RI for: 1) Bank Fraud 2) Obtaining Money Under False Pretenses/ Over $1500 3) Conspiracy-Felony. The arrest was the result of a...
12/07/2018
The Complainant alleged that the Police Department violated the APRA when it withheld a requested arrest report pursuant to R.I. Gen. Laws 12-1-12 and R.I. Gen. Laws 38-2-2(4)(D)(c). We noted that a 1984 letter from then-Attorney General Dennis J. Roberts to then-Superintendent of the Rhode...