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East Providence man faces child porn charges

East Providence man faces child porn charges

NORTH SCITUATE — Members of the Rhode Island Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force arrested Bryan R. Lafreniere, 32, of 10 Bullocks Point Ave., Apartment 209, East Providence, for Possession of Child Pornography and Transfer of Child Pornography on Wednesday, July 30. Mr. Lafreniere was scheduled to be arraigned on the aforementioned charges Wednesday

EPPD photo: Chelo's breaking-and-entering suspect Paul Rogers.

East Providence Police arrest Pawtucket man in Chelo’s burglary

EAST PROVIDENCE — A suspect in a case of breaking-and-entering at a city eatery was arrested Monday, July 28, after East Providence and Pawtucket Police officers executed a warrant issued earlier that same morning. EPPD Detective Captain Richard Frazier said Paul Rogers, 58, of 82 Bacon St., Pawtucket, is being charged with felony breaking-and-entering of

EPPD photo: Raymond Dubord, of Bristol, was arrested on a charge of simple assault on a 10-year-old girl in East Providence.

East Providence Police charge Bristol man with child assault

EAST PROVIDENCE — A Bristol man previously convicted on child molestation charges was arrested once again Wednesday, July 23, by East Providence Police for an alleged assault on a 10-year-old girl at a health club in city late last week. Raymond J. Dubord, 63, of 50 Monroe St., was detained by Bristol Police and transferred

The Kettle Point area on the East Providence waterfront.

East Providence City Council approves finance ordinances

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence City Council passed a pair of finance related ordinances at its meeting Tuesday night, July 15, including one that should save the city a significant amount of money. Finance Director Malcolm Moore proposed an ordinance which would allow the city to issue what are called general obligation refund bonds.

Photos By Rich Dionne: Carnival workers unpack an egyptian head that goes to a ride called "Pharaoh's Fury/Sea Dragon" while setting up for Heritage Days at Pierce field on Tuesday.

Organizers urge patrons to enjoy East Providence Heritage Days

EAST PROVIDENCE — Though some rancor and unwanted politics has encroached slightly upon the latest edition of the East Providence Heritage Days Festival, those responsible for putting on the 34th annual event July 18-20 at Pierce Memorial Field remain as upbeat as ever about the long-standing city tradition. Heritage Days Committee President Clarence “Junior” Butler

City Solicitor Tim Chapman reaffirmed an earlier opinion leaving terms for elected officials in East Providence at two years.

Solicitor reaffirms opinion against four-year terms in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — Despite statements to the contrary made by Ward 4 Councilor Christine Rossi, Solicitor Timothy Chapman maintains that the City Councilor and School Committee will continue to serve two-year terms until the November 2012 Charter amendment vote of the East Providence electorate in support of four-year terms is ratified by the General Assembly.