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East Providence senior Marina Ramos taps the ball over the net for a townies point during their home game against LaSalle on Wednesday night. 
Photos by Rich Dionne

East Providence is sluggish in opening girls’ volleyball victory

East Providence is sluggish in opening girls’ volleyball victory

EAST PROVIDENCE — Though not the crispest of openers in the mind of head coach Alex Butler, the East Providence High School girls’ volleyball team opened up its Division I-North regular season slate Wednesday night, Sept. 3, in city with a 3-0 whitewash of rival LaSalle. The Townies defeated the Rams by the scores of

The EPHS girls' soccer team took up the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge" Thursday, Aug. 28.

East Providence girls’ soccer squad takes ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ soccer team took and offered up the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge” Thursday afternoon, Aug. 28, after the Townies’ preseason practice. EPHS head coach Angelo Pizzi noted the Townies donated over $100 to ALS and challenged every other athletic program and coaches to get doused in the

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When school opens E.P. High will offer new program

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence School Committee conducted its first meeting since the recent passing of sitting member Richard “Spunk” Pimentel when the board gathered Tuesday evening, Aug. 12, in the City Hall Chamber. The meeting began with the traditional reciting of the Pledge of Allegiance and a brief remembrance of Mr. Pimentel, who

The East Providence High School band marches during a night performance at Disney World.

East Providence High School band plays Disney World

FLORIDA — “The Magic Kingdom and Disney Performing Arts are proud to present the Dighton-Rehoboth Falcon Marching Band from North Dighton, Massachusetts and the East Providence Townie Marching Band from East Providence, Rhode Island.” On June 27 and 28, the East Providence High School marching band performed alongside the Dighton-Rehoboth High School band in two

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Late Barron remains a role model for East Providence High students

EAST PROVIDENCE — Past and present students, faculty and staff, family and friends gathered on a sun-drenched morning Friday, June 20, for a memorial service honoring the late James Barron, a beloved former guidance counselor at East Providence High School who passed away in December. In honor of his 25 years of work as both a

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Gallery: Late counselor Barron memorialized by East Providence High community

EAST PROVIDENCE — Past and present students, faculty and staff, family and friends gathered on a sun-drenched morning Friday, June 20, for a memorial service honoring the late James Barron, a beloved former guidance counselor at East Providence High School who passed away earlier this year. Mr. Barron spent over two decades in the advisory

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East Providence High School honors the late Barron during tree planting ceremony

EAST PROVIDENCE — A memorial tree dedication ceremony at East Providence High School in the honor of recently deceased James Barron, postponed due to scheduling conflicts, is now set for Friday, June 20, at 11 a.m. on the grounds near the teachers’ parking lot. Mr. Barron, who passed away earlier in 2014, was part of

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East Providence High School baseball team wins Division II title

PAWTUCKET — For the first time in the school’s history, the East Providence High School baseball team became the Division II Rhode Island State Champions, beating North Smithfield in game two on Wednesday, June 18. The Townies’ secured the 3-1 victory in the seventh inning, holding North Smithfield scoreless in their last at bat, with

Photo by Rich Dionne: Rep. Gregg Amore presents a $5,000 legislative grant to instructor Marisa Martinez and members of the EPHS band.

Amore presents East Providence High School band with legislative grant

EAST PROVIDENCE — There should be a bit bigger jump in their step, a little more clarity of sound for the current and future members of the East Providence High School marching band after the program received a legislative grant from the General Assembly in the amount of $5,000 towards the purchase of new instruments.

Keith Grant hugs his former social studies teacher Erin Stevenson

East Providence High Class of ’14 graduates set out on their paths

EAST PROVIDENCE — The 323 young men and women of the East Providence High School Class of 2014 crossed the stage in Providence Country Day’s field house at their graduation Friday night, June 13. Due to rain necessitating the event’s move from its originally scheduled outdoor setting of Pierce Field, the indoor venue was packed

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