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East Bay Newspapers accepting statements from candidates

East Bay Newspapers accepting statements from candidates

East Bay  Newspapers will be publishing written statements from political candidates throughout the 2014 campaign season. Each candidate for local office will be allowed to print one statement per week, free of charge, in an effort to better inform voters prior to Election Day. We hope candidates use their space (up to 200 words per week)

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East Providence will have three primary races

EAST PROVIDENCE — With the July 11 deadline for signatures from constituents comes formal indication of three September primary elections in East Providence and more unopposed candidates. The three primaries take place in City Council races. In Ward 3, two newcomers, Joseph Carter and Chelsie Tague, remained in the race to unseat incumbent Tommy Rose,

Richard "Spunk" Pimentel as decided against pursuing re-election to the East Providence School Committee.

Pimentel ends EP School Committee re-election bid

EAST PROVIDENCE — Richard “Spunk, Spunky” Pimentel has opted against further pursuit of re-election to the East Providence School Committee, he informed The Post and eastbayri.com early this week. Citing health concerns, Mr. Pimentel, who took ill in recent months, acknowledged he will not submit signatures from residents of Ward 3, the district he represented


Why so much interest in Warren charter review?

Why so much interest in charter review? By Ted Hayes thayes@eastbaynewspapers.com Nearly 30 Warren residents are seeking a seat on the Charter Review Commission, a board that attracted so little interest the last time it formed that the Warren Town Council had to appoint residents to fill two of its nine seats. Twenty-nine residents filed


Final list of Portsmouth candidates released

PORTSMOUTH — More than two dozen Portsmouth residents declared their intention to run for local or statewide office by Wednesday’s 4 p.m. filing deadline. Here are the candidates who candidacy papers with Jacqueline S. Schulz, Portsmouth’s registrar of voters. Statewide office Dennis M Canario, of 64 Birchwood Drive, is running for re-election to the District