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Members of the FIRST LEGO League team, Robo Storm, pose with their presentation material for the disAPPster app in the Emergency Operations Center at the fire station Saturday. They are (from left) Seamus Sullivan, 13; Spencer Dellenbaugh, 12; Isaac Solly, 12; Christian McNeilly, 12; and Ruthie Wood, 13.

Portsmouth kids design ‘killer’ app for emergencies

Portsmouth kids design ‘killer’ app for emergencies

PORTSMOUTH — A proposal for a smart phone app that would directly connect local residents with first responders and others during emergencies has drawn praise from the director of the town’s Emergency Management Agency (EMA). “I want it right now. Where can I buy it? That’s a killer app,” said John King following the presentation at


East Providence Emergency Management Agency issues Hurricane Sandy advisories, updates

EAST PROVIDENCE — In a press release late Sunday evening, the East Providence Emergency Management Agency announced plans and preparations the city is making in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy. The City of East Providence is working with State partners in preparation for the arrival of the effects of Hurricane Sandy. The City’s Emergency Operations Center