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East Providence readies inauguration for recently elected city officials

East Providence readies inauguration for recently elected city officials

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence City Clerk’s office issued a press release Monday, Nov. 26, announcing the inauguration ceremony for recently-elected officials as well as those expected to be appointed to various position in city government. The public is invited to the ceremony for the East Providence City Council and School Committee to be

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Attorney General offers shoppers ‘Black Friday’ tips

PROVIDENCE — Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year, is quickly approaching and shoppers everywhere will be looking for the perfect holiday gift at a great price. And, retailers will try to out-do each other with deals to lure cost-conscious shoppers who are still watching their wallets. Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin is

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Resource Recovery urges residents to recycle Thanksgiving cooking oil

JOHNSTON — For Rhode Island residents deep frying their turkeys this Thanksgiving, the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) provides the perfect recycling service for that leftover waste – a cooking oil collection that recycles and converts the waste into alternative, sustainable fuel. RIRRC provides this cooking oil collection service year-round, but many residents find

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Rebels’ product, East Providence resident Karalekas pens college baseball commitment

WAKEFIELD — More than half dozen members of the Rhode Island Rebels elite showcase baseball program have signed Letters of Intent during the fall signing period. “This is an exciting time for the members of our program who have worked hard towards their goal of continuing their baseball careers at the collegiate level,” said RI

North Broadway Bridge to reopen Friday, Nov. 16

PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced that the Ten Mile River Bridges in East Providence will reopen to traffic tomorrow afternoon, Friday, November 16. Originally scheduled to reopen in late 2013, RIDOT worked with its contractor to reduce the closure to less than one year. The bridges, which carry North Broadway

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City Manager outlines proposed East Providence Charter changes on Nov. 6 ballot

EAST PROVIDENCE — In a press release issued late last week, East Providence City Manager Peter Graczykowski outlined the proposed amendments to the City Charter up to vote in next Tuesday’s election. The release reads as follows: On the November 6, 2012 ballot, the residents of East Providence will be asked to vote on important

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Secretary of State’s Office offers IDs, advises East Providence residents on voting Tuesday

PROVIDENCE — Election Day is Nov. 6, and Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis is offering voters some advice to help make their trip to the polls go smoothly. “You should be prepared for the changes you will encounter at the polls. From Voter ID to the location of your polling place and the hours