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East Providence High School baseball team wins Division II title

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

Ethan Gervais smacks a beach ball.

Photo Gallery: 2014 East Providence High School graduation

EAST PROVIDENCE — The following is the list of graduates in the East Providence High School Class of 2014 to receive their diplomas Friday evening, June 13: Kelsey Marie Abbenante Jacob Michael Aguiar Rachel Marie Alarie Katelyn Marie Alba Tyshawn Raquan Alexander Giovanni Anthony Alfieri Waleed Almaarrawi Desmond Rudy Almada Mauro Filipe Lima Amado Alexander

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Rain forces East Providence High graduation ceremony indoors

EAST PROVIDENCE — The threat of rain has forced the East Providence High School Class of 2014 commencement ceremony scheduled for Friday night, June 13, indoors. Instead of its traditional home of Pierce Stadium, the current crop of Townies will instead receive their diplomas at the Providence Country Day Field House adjacent to the high


East Providence High gym, floor dedicated in honor of Ramos, Carvalho

EAST PROVIDENCE — The School Committee Tuesday night, June 10, approved the naming of the recently renovated East Providence High School gymnasium in the honor of Dr. Isadore Ramos and the court inside for Luis Carvalho. Dr. Ramos’ accomplishments run the scale, from being an All-State wrestler at EPHS in the late 1950s to becoming

Alum, former coach and current teacher Jay Monteiro was approved as the new head football coach at East Providence High School, June 10.

Monteiro is formally approved as new East Providence High football coach

EAST PROVIDENCE — Jay Monteiro was formally approved as the new head football coach at East Providence High School by the School Committee at its meeting Tuesday night, June 10, in the City Hall Chamber. Mr. Monteiro, the candidate submitted for consideration by Superintendent Kim Mercer following a round of interviews by a search committee

Photos by Rich Dionne
From left, salutatorian Madeleine Carroll, valedictorian Audrey Duarte and avedictorian Errol Danehy.

East Providence High School top three exude energy, excellence

EAST PROVIDENCE — One would be hard-pressed after encountering the top three students in the East Providence High School graduating Class of 2014 to depart without anything but a truly positive sense of the excellence the city and its school system can produce. Ebullient, effervescent, energetic are just a few words that come to mind

Photo by Rich Dionne: Keith Grant delivers a pitch for the Townies during their Game 1 win over Central, June 8, in the Division II playoff semifinals.

East Providence sweeps Central out of Division II baseball semis

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School baseball team bashed its way to the Division II championship series final over the last two days, sweeping Central in the sides’ semifinal playoff series played June 8 and 9 at Pierce Field in city. The top-seeded Townies won both games via the 10-Run Rule, taking the

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East Providence hosts Central in Division II baseball semifinal opener

EAST PROVIDENCE — It took a few extra days, but the East Providence High School baseball team finally found out its opponent in a best-of-three Division II playoff semifinals series. The top-seeded Townies will face a familiar foe in the final four after 14th-seeded Central completed its upset run to the Pod III regional title