Efficiency upgrades will make East Providence buildings 'greener'

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence, some of its municipal buildings at least, is on the verge of becoming much “greener” after the city council at its Tuesday, Nov. 21 meeting gave …
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Second Unified Volleyball season ends at East Providence High School

EAST PROVIDENCE — The second season of play came to an end recently for the East Providence High School entrant into the Rhode Island Interscholastic League’s Unified Volleyball program, the …

Long-needed repair of Martin Middle School courtyard area is expected shortly

EAST PROVIDENCE — The interior section of the Martin Middle School grounds known as the courtyard area, which has long been a nuisance, is finally expected to be remedied in the coming …

East Providence council sets starting figure for determining elected-mayor’s compensation

EAST PROVIDENCE — At a special session of the City Council held Wednesday night, Nov. 15, the body gave non-binding approval to a proposed compensation figure for the position of elected mayor, …

Police, school district laud mutually beneficial collaboration between both in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — A discussion on a variety of matters pertaining to the district’s buildings was included when East Providence Police Department Chief Chris Parella engaged the School Committee …

Johnston ends East Providence’s pursuit of girls’ soccer perfection

PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ soccer team came up just shy in its attempt to repeat as Division III champions as Johnston, which lost to the locals in the final a year ago, …
Obituaries
Dennis Donovan, 78, formerly of East Providence

Dennis Donovan, 78, of Mesa, Ariz., passed away at Apache Junction Health Center after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. He was born Dec. 28, 1938, and was the son …

Jane A. Drew, 82, Riverside

Mary Rego, 83, Rumford

Marie Campo, 76, of East Providence, Riverside

Stephen R. 'Steve' Blakely, age 76

Judith 'Judy' Anderson, 77, of Barrington

Sports
Gallery: East Providence Rec Department's Turkey Trot 5K

EAST PROVIDENCE — The 37th Annual East Providence Recreation Department Turkey Trot 5K road race took place Saturday morning, Nov. 18, on and around the grounds of Pierce Memorial …

Unbeaten East Providence advances to girls' soccer final

East Providence heads to South Kingstown for boys' soccer playoff opener

Portsmouth scores 3 times in second half for Homecoming win

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