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East Providence Vice arrests Riverside man on heroin, drug charges

East Providence Vice arrests Riverside man on heroin, drug charges

EAST PROVIDENCE — Members of the East Providence Police Department Vice Unit arrested a city man for possession of heroin and prescription drugs on Monday, Sept. 8. Joshua Ridondo, 25 and of 130 Halleck Ave, East Providence, Ridondo was arrested for possessing heroin, oxycodone, suboxone, alprazolam and clonazepam. Mr. Ridondo admitted to investigators that he

Photos by Rich Dionne: Julie Grant rests against the new bench placed at Sabin Point Park to memorialize the tragic swimming deaths of her brothers 38 years ago.

Time, East Providence community help Grants heal

EAST PROVIDENCE — It’s a memory that will never fade. A horrifying moment in her mind’s eye as clear as if it happened yesterday. But with each passing day and year, with each gesture of kindness and consideration, it hurts just a little bit less. City resident Julie Grant will never forget the tragic day


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

Photos by Richard W. Dionne Jr.: Michael Ryder rests in the arms of his mother, Lynne, with father Jonathan right behind after Friday's event.

East Providence Police assist young cancer patient

EAST PROVIDENCE — Seen by some as heroes of the community for their daily service, members of local law enforcement offered their assistance to a city child in the throes of his own personal heroic struggle. Bounding around with energy befitting a boy of his age, one would be hard pressed to figure anything is

Photo by Tim Marshall: The Riverside 9-10 Minor Stars huddle during their game against Barrington.

Gallery: Riverside 9-10 Minor Stars lose to Barrington

BARRINGTON — Host Barrington defeated Riverside, 11-2, in the District 2 Little League 9-10 Minor Baseball Division All Star tournament Friday night, July 18. Both teams entered the contest unbeaten, playing in the winners’ bracket final. Barrington advances to the championship round while Riverside slipped into the losers’ bracket final Sunday night, July 20, at

The slick-fielding left side of third baseman Marc LaValley (front) and Adam Duarte, key members of the EPHS title team, will help the Post 10 Juniors defend their state championship this summer.

In East Providence, Post 10 Juniors eye another Legion baseball title

EAST PROVIDENCE — The L&M Construction-sponsored Riverside Post 10 squad is off to a fast start in defense of its Rhode Island American Legion Junior Division Baseball League title, the locals winners of their first five games played over the last week plus. Post 10 reached mid-week with a perfect 5-0 record, which leads the