Aggregated Rhode Island News Articles
- Citizens Charitable Foundation Announces $250,000 in Grants To Non-Profits
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Citizens Charitable Foundation today announced the recipients for nearly $250,000 in grants to non-profit organizations serving those in need across the communities served by the bank. ... ...
Business Wire. Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:00:00 UTC.
- Trudeau urges governors to stand with Canada on trade while agreeing to 'modernize' NAFTA
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a personalized pitch to his American "friends" in Rhode Island Friday, urging U.S. ...
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:40:00 EDT.
- Ontario premier heads to U.S. at 'critical moment' in trade relationship
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne joins Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for two days of meetings with U.S. governors in Rhode Island. Protectionist trade policies, the re-negotiation of NAFTA and opioid addiction are among the topics for discussion.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 05:00:00 EDT.
- Pierre Cardin Celebrates 70 Years In Fashion With a Retrospective Show at Vanderbilt Mansion
Fashion legend Pierre Cardin celebrates 70 years of innovating fashion through space age style sensibilities with retrospective show at the Vanderbuilt's summer mansion on Rhode Island, Newport.
By Bianca Salonga, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:00:00 -0400.
- Rhode Island teacher's fan steals Trump's thunder
Rhode Island's teacher of the year let his personality shine through in his White House photo.
BBC News. Sat, 17 Jun 2017 21:37:17 GMT.
- Rhode Islanders Gave Their State Treasurer A Cookie, Now He's Asking For More Than A Glass of Milk
Trusting Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner to cut municipal pension costs makes about as much sense as trusting Melania Trump with your clothing budget.
By Edward Siedle, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 3 Apr 2017 12:27:00 -0400.
- Climate Change Activist’s Barefoot Walk Across America Ends in Tragedy
Mark Baumer of Rhode Island was 100 days into his trek to bring attention to environmental issues when he was struck and killed by an S.U.V. in Florida.
Christine Hauser. New York Times. Tue, 24 Jan 2017 21:21:05 GMT.
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- Chinese State Media Denounce Rex Tillerson’s Call to Block Island Access
One newspaper warned of “large-scale war” if the United States intervened in the South China Sea, as Donald J. Trump’s nominee for secretary of state suggested.
Javier C. HernÁndez. New York Times. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:22:06 GMT.
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- Newest members of many college police departments: Bomb dogs
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — More colleges are getting bomb-sniffing dogs in a time of always-looming security threats, with two in New England among the latest.
Yahoo. Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:38:43 -0500.
- GMO Labeling Bill Introduced in Rhode Island
The bill would require any food containing genetically modified ingredients to bear a label disclosing that fact, beginning in 2017.
Unknown Author. Farm Journal Media. Mon, 09 Mar 2015 13:52:00 GMT.
Rhode Island Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Rhode Island as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||1,056,426||0.08|
|July 1, 2015||1,055,607||0.11|
|July 1, 2014||1,054,480||0.14|
|July 1, 2013||1,053,033||0.01|
|July 1, 2012||1,052,901||0.04|
|July 1, 2011||1,052,451||-0.08|
|July 1, 2010||1,053,337|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Rhode Island was 1,052,567.
In 2008, the estimated population of Rhode Island was 1,050,788, whereas
in 2006, the population of Rhode Island was about 1,058,991.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Rhode Island's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Rhode Island
web page. For maps of Rhode Island,
visit this Rhode Island Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Providence, Rhode Island.
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addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
Rhode Island library
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More information about Rhode Island
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