Gallery: East Providence High School girls' soccer

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls' soccer team collected its second win of the season Friday afternoon, Oct. 12, with a 4-0 shutout of visiting St. Raphael in a Division II …
EPCTC culinary program debuts ’Townie Pride Cafe’ for 2018-19 term

EAST PROVIDENCE — Like any restaurant at the lunchtime rush, the culinary quarter at the East Providence Career and Tech Center was full of activity last Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 10, as students …

Dilapidated Pawtucket Avenue building is finally torn down in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — “There is a god!” So said Ward 3 City Councilor Joe Botelho enthusiastically as one of his term-long aims, to see the dilapidated former residence near the intersection of …

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Council conducts another workshop on East Providence’s proposed FY18-19 budget

EAST PROVIDENCE — Neither able to speak nor attend the last forum due to the effects of a dental procedure, Ward 3 City Councilor Joe Botelho was in full voice late last week, October 11, at a …

Video: East Providence schools' ‘High Five Fridays’ have become a hit

EAST PROVIDENCE — Building a sense of community and a connection between the ages are at the heart of the recently introduced effort between East Providence High School student athletes and their …

Portsmouth shuts out East Providence in boys' soccer

EAST PROVIDENCE — Visiting Portsmouth High School potted a pair of first-half tallies as the Patriots tripped up host East Providence, 2-0, in a Division I boys’ soccer contest played Saturday …

EPFD assists gasoline tractor trailer roll-over accident in Providence

PROVIDENCE — A fuel tank tractor trailer roll-over accident the previous evening impacted the morning commute throughout East Providence and the East Bay on Thursday, Oct. 4. According to a report by the State …

East Providence Police arrest Pawtucket man allegedly dealing 'crack' in city

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police recently arrested a Pawtucket man for allegedly dealing “crack” cocaine at a city housing complex. EPPD Vice Unit Detective Sergeant Diogo Mello …

Grand jury returns indictments of two East Providence residents

PROVIDENCE — The Office of Attorney General announced Tuesday, Oct. 2, Providence Grand Juries returned indictments of East Providence residents in separate incidents of robbery and …
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Weaver Library Farmers Market celebrates fifth summer season

EAST PROVIDENCE — The “little engine that could” or more aptly “the little weekly gathering that could” marks a noteworthy achievement this year as the Weaver Library Farmers Market …

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Letter: Do you really know what the Progressives stand for?

In an earlier letter to the editor I cautioned all Rhode Island voters to beware of candidates running for state and local elected office who subscribe to the Progressive Democrat left — aka …

Editorial: A fine vista revived

Letter: I never liked 'gentlemen's agreement'

Letter: Concern over chemical spraying on bike path

Letter: Arlene needs to clarify her column

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