Mt. Hope Softball: Reis dominant in Game 1 win

Powered by the arm — and bat — of pitcher Maddie Reis, Mt. Hope dominated Rogers High School Tuesday to take game 1 of the three-game championship series, 11-0. Mt. Hope will have its …
Townies rally late, beat Bay View in playoff opener

EAST PROVIDENCE — Alyssa Guarino's two-run double in the bottom of the sixth inning put the East Providence High School softball team ahead for good as the host Townies rallied to defeat neighbor …

Warren police logs: Woman charged with embezzlement

Monday, May 23Police got a call about a neighborhood dispute on Arlington Avenue.Judith Tobin, 52, of Swansea, was charged with embezzlement/fraudulent conversion over $100. Police said they are …

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New truck to the Rescue in Warren

A harrowing game of musical ambulances is almost over, as Warren readies to put its latest rescue truck, Rescue 3, into service for the first time. Over the past three weeks, Warren Rescue members …

Lack of staff closes Bristol Visitors Center

Bristol’s first Town Crier uniform, every 4th of July button through the years, photographs of town’s rich history and its Independence Day celebrations, and important historic documents join …

East Providence High School Class of '16 top three share unique bond

EAST PROVIDENCE — There exists a unique kinship, a camaraderie between the top three graduates in the East Providence High School Class of 2016, a spirit the trio also helped foster amongst their …

St. Andrew's School celebrates its graduates

Headmaster David Tinagero shared smiles and congratulations with this year's group of graduates at St. Andrew's School, during the commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 28. Mr. Tinagero, who …

Rain dampens parade, but not Memorial Day spirit

The Bristol 4th of July Committee crowned a new court Saturday, naming a new Miss and Little Miss 4th of July. Samantha Golden, 17, daughter of Greg and Tina Golden, was named Miss 4th of July; …

East Providence man dies in Dartmouth car accident

DARTMOUTH, MASS. — A passenger in a car driven by a city man was killed and the four others in the vehicle were transported to hospital as the result of an accident Sunday night, May 29, in …

Cunha announces re-election run for East Providence council

EAST PROVIDENCE — Ward 2 representative, vice president and assistant mayor Helder Cunha has issued the following statement announcing his intention to seek a third term in the upcoming …

Remembrances a ‘sacred act,’ Portsmouth vet says

PORTSMOUTH — Paying tribute to a deceased veteran is a simple thing, Kim A. Ripoli said, but it has great meaning for their family, friends and other military personnel who served …
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East Bay Homes - May 2016

The guide to buying and selling a home in the East Bay.

Opinion
Letter: Island Cemetery seeks plot, grave owners

To the editor: The Friends of the Island Cemetery is a newly formed non-profit corporation whose mission is to enhance the physical condition and the community’s awareness of the Island Cemetery …

Speak-Out: Remember for whom you work

Letter: Community continues to support living museum

Violet: Yakety yak! Will you just get on with it?

‘Satisfying’ political career coming to end

Police Report
Bristol Police: Zombie deer, annoying neighbors

The Bristol Police Department responded to the following calls between May 17 and May 21: Tuesday, May 17 Police responded to two complaints of suspicious activity at the corner of Church and …

James gets life for Portsmouth RIPTA bus murder

Bristol arrests: Shoplifting, DUI, Domestic, and More

'Click it or Ticket' campaign kicks off in East Providence

Portsmouth’s Hathaway School receives bomb threat

Things to Do
Barrington Memorial Day events to include Blue Star marker dedication

There will be a parade. There will be Memorial Day services. And there will be a special dedication of a Blue Star Memorial Marker at Police Cove Park. This year, the Memorial Day events in …

Westport to offer Memorial Day salute Monday

Memorial Day ceremonies to ‘pay homage’ to fallen vets

'Oh, what a beautiful play!' at Trinity

Westport Touch-a-Truck returns but to new location

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