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East Providence City Council revokes East Bay Tavern license

East Providence City Council revokes East Bay Tavern license

EAST PROVIDENCE — By unanimous 5-0 vote the East Providence City Council, at a special session held Tuesday afternoon, July 28, voted to revoke the liquor license for the operators of East Bay Tavern effectively shuttering the business. The Council held the “show cause” hearing from its purview as the city’s licensing board. It is


Council accelerates search for permanent East Providence City Manager

EAST PROVIDENCE — The long stalled search to find a permanent City Manager appeared to take on greater emphasis following a discussion on the topic by the City Council at its latest meeting held Tuesday night, April 21. Paul Lemont, who served in the same capacity throughout the 1990s and into the early 2000s, has

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East Providence Council approves renovation plan for Pierce Field courts

EAST PROVIDENCE — The pessimist in us is waiting for the other shoe to drop, but the optimist says let the good times roll. The East Providence City Council conducted yet another cheery meeting Wednesday night, March 11, a special session called due to last week’s inclement weather. Barely a negative word was said during

Mayor Tom Rose presents members of the Highway Department with citations on behalf of the East Providence City Council.

Councilors cite highway department’s efforts in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — Showing his appreciation and that of the entire City Council, East Providence Mayor Tommy Rose presented members of the Public Works/Highway Division with citations during a brief afternoon ceremony Wednesday, Jan. 4, at the department’s headquarters on Commercial Way. Mr. Rose, joined by At-Large Councilwoman Tracy Capobianco, thanked the employees for their


Council retains Vision as East Providence’ valuation firm

EAST PROVIDENCE — Vision Government Solutions will remain as the appraiser of East Providence real estate properties after the City Council during its Tuesday night, Jan. 6, meeting approved a contract for a necessary revaluation to take place over the course of the next year. Acting City Manager Paul Lemont and Tax Assessor Steve Hazard

Thomas A. Rose Jr. is sworn in as ceremonial mayor by supreme court justice William Robinson during the inauguration ceremony at  city hall.  Photos by Rich Dionne

Peers promote Rose to East Providence Council president, mayor

EAST PROVIDENCE — Thomas A. Rose Jr. was selected by his city council peers as its president and ceremonial mayor during an inauguration ceremony for the latest crop of East Providence’s elected and appointed officials held Monday evening, Dec. 1, at City Hall. Mr. Rose, entering his third term as the Ward 3 representative on