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Power outage hits Pawtucket Ave. in center of East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — A power outage caused disruption on Pawtucket Avenue, including its intersections with Warren Avenue and Wampanoag Trail, Saturday afternoon, Feb. 21. The outage, believed to have been accidental, created havoc with traffic at Warren and Pawtucket, forcing the need for East Providence Police into signal patrol. Businesses were also affected. The Cumberland

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Power outage cancels classes at East Providence’s Riverside Middle School

EAST PROVIDENCE — A power outage in the neighborhood near the Forbes Street location of Riverside Middle School forced the cancellation of classes on Monday, Sept. 23. School administrators were informed by power officials in the early morning hours, roughly around 4:30 a.m. Staff was notified there would no classes about a half hour later.