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The Officer Training Command of Newport drew loud rounds of applause along the parade route.
By Manuel C. "Manny" Correia

Gallery: Memorial Day in Bristol

A weekend of events throughout Bristol paid tribute to fallen heroes who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. The Memorial Day weekend festivities began Friday at 1:30 p.m. at Colt Andrews School, where students sang patriotic songs. On Saturday morning, members of the Bristol Veterans Council traveled throughout the town laying wreaths at each


Post 10 prepares Memorial Day weekend events in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — The traditional Memorial Day parade sponsored by the American Legion Riverside Post 10 takes place on Monday, May 26, at 10 a.m. The parade will start at the Looff Carousel at Crescent Park and will end at Post 10 located on 830 Willett Ave. The parade will take its usual route heading

mega-trash truck

East Providence Public Works reminds residents of holiday trash change

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Public Works Department, Recycling/Refuse Division announces that due to the Memorial Day Holiday no rubbish or yard waste will be collected on Monday, May 26. All household rubbish and yard waste pick-ups will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week. Regular Monday collection will resume on

City workers hang flags in Riverside in preparation for the Memorial Day parade.

Local businesses, residents ‘wave’ their Townie Pride in Riverside

EAST PROVIDENCE  — Members of the Riverside Renaissance Movement met recently to discuss some quick, but impressionable ways to enhance the Riverside Square and Bullocks Point Avenue area. Out of several discussions came the idea to install American flags along the road in time for Riverside’s Memorial Day Parade. At-Large Councilman Tracy Capobianco described a