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parking ban

East Providence Police issue parking ban

East Providence Police issue parking ban

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police have issued a parking ban until further notice Saturday, Jan. 24, in response to the winter weather mix currently hitting the area. Below are the other events affected by Saturday’s weather: Boys and Girls Club – East Providence: Closed Today and Tomorrow; Swim Meet Postponed Rhode Island Interscholastic League:

Dr. Isadore Ramos

East Providence’s Ramos receives annual King award

PROVIDENCE — At a ceremony scheduled for Monday, Jan. 19, East Providence’s Dr. Isadore Ramos is among those to be honored during the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. State Holiday Commission’s annual celebration of the life, and death, of the great civil rights leader at the Ebenezer Baptist Church. The Living the Dream award is

East Providence announces rubbish collection change for week of King Day

EAST PROVIDENCE — Residents with Monday trash collection, especially, take notice. The City Of East Providence Public Works Department has announced that due to the Martin Luther King holiday Monday, Jan. 19, rubbish collections for the entire week will be delayed one day. Residents are asked to have rubbish  containers at the curbline by 6


RIDOT issues weekly travel advisories for East Providence

PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation’s weekly list of travel advisories includes a number of potential interruptions for local drivers. I-195 East and West, from the Providence River Bridge to Rte. 1A (Pawtucket Ave.), alternating lane and shoulder closures for a bridge inspection, Wednesday and Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.


Woman dies following East Providence car accident

EAST PROVIDENCE — The driver involved in a roll-over car accident at the intersection of Wampanoag Trail and Boyd Avenue in city mid-day Wednesday, Jan. 14, has died. City resident Leslie Logan, 63, died of injuries she suffered after being trapped inside the vehicle after it overturned on the sidewalk. East Providence Firefighters feverishly attempted

The Bucklin Point wastewater treatment facility.

Sex, age of fetus found in East Providence is determined

EAST PROVIDENCE — Investigators have learned a couple of key details in the case of the fetus found by workers Monday afternoon, Jan. 12, at the Bucklin Point wastewater treatment facility in Rumford. Following an autopsy completed by the state medical examiner’s office, it has been determined the sex of the fetus as male. Of