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East Providence Prevention Coalition egg hunt takes place Saturday, April 12

East Providence Prevention Coalition egg hunt takes place Saturday, April 12

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Prevention Coalition, in conjunction with the East Providence Police Department will hold its fifth Annual Egg Hunt, on Saturday, April 12, on the Crescent Park Carousel grounds. The rain date is Saturday, April 19. Registration is a $5 donation per child and all registered participants will be eligible to

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East Providence High School institutes Townie Leadership Academy

EAST PROVIDENCE — Building off the success of a similar program instituted last term, East Providence High School along with the East Providence Prevention Coalition have created the “Townie Leadership Academy” in an effort to reduce the use of illegal substances and to curb violence among the city’s teenagers. The TLA is considered a partnership

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East Providence Prevention Coalition receives $5,000 grant

PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Prevention Coalition (EPPC) was among seven Rhode Island nonprofits to receive a total of $45,000 in grants from the Verizon Foundation to boost their domestic violence prevention efforts. The nonprofits were recognized at a training session hosted by the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The Rhode Island organizations are

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East Providence Prevention Coalition reminds parents Monday is ‘Family Dinner Day’

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Prevention Coalition reminds all East Providence parents that Monday, Sept. 23, is “Family Dinner Day.” According to The Importance of family dinners VII, a report from The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA Columbia), teens who have infrequent family dinners (fewer than three per

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Three East Providence establishments receive fines for serving alcohol to minors

EAST PROVIDENCE — Three East Providence establishments, as first-time offenders for serving alcohol to minors after being nabbed in a recent underage sting, received fines from the City Council during show-cause hearings held at its meeting Tuesday night, June 18. Gregg’s Restaurant, located at 1940 Pawtucket Ave., East Providence House of Pizza, located at 187 Willett

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Nine East Providence establishments are busted in latest under-age drinking sting

EAST PROVIDENCE — It’s a record no one would want to break, least of all those charged, but nine local establishments and their employees were recently busted for serving alcohol to minors during the most recent under-age drinking sting conducted by the East Providence Police Department and the East Providence Prevention Coalition. According to EPPD

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