Avedisian, Solomon, Thornton, Students Celebrate Arbor Day at Hoxsie School
WARWICK, RI — Mayor Scott Avedisian, Council President Joseph Solomon and Superintendent Philip Thornton joined students and faculty at Hoxsie School for a tree planting ceremony in recognition of Arbor Day Friday, […]
Bill Prohibiting Building on State House Grounds Passes House
The House of Representatives today passed legislation introduced by Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Warwick) that would preserve the history and open space of the State House grounds.
Rep. Solomon legislation would allow early voting
Editor’s note: The following information was provided by the Legislative Press and Public Information Bureau. STATE HOUSE — In an attempt to alleviate the crowds and long lines that sometimes await […]
Assembly OKs Bill Alerting Parents to Sex Offenders Living Near Bus Stops
The Rhode Island General Assembly passed legislation introduced by Senate Majority Leader Michael J. McCaffrey (D-Dist. 29, Warwick) and Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Warwick) that would mandate the notification of parents of schoolchildren when sex offenders are living near school bus stops.
General Assembly OKs Bill Making Neglect of Dogs in Cold Weather Illegal
STATE HOUSE — The General Assembly has passed legislation introduced by Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Warwick) and Senate Majority Leader Michael J. McCaffrey (D-Dist. 29, Warwick) that […]
Frontier Airlines Offering Flights to Orlando, Denver, From TF Green
In August, Frontier Airlines will begin flights from TF Green to Orlando, FL, and Denver, CO adding a much-requested destination to the airport’s offerings and boosting the local economy.
Avedisian Signs $363K Bid Package, Merolla Thanks WPD, DPW, WFD for Dryer Fire Aid
Editor’s note: The following story was written using an audio recording of the Feb. 17 City Council meeting posted to the City of Warwick’s website: Warwick, RI — Mayor Scott […]
Rep. Solomon Bill Would Set August Tax Holiday
Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Warwick) announced Monday that he’ll pre-file legislation establishing a sales tax holiday for the weekend of Aug. 6-7, 2016.
Solomon Wins Humane Heroes Award for Legal Efforts Aiding Dogs Outdoors
Defenders of Animals honored Rep. Joseph J. Solomon Jr. (D-Dist. 22, Warwick) with the Humane Heroes Award at their annual Homeless Animals Day in Cranston Aug. 15.