Tag Archives: School Department

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Editorial: In praise of our public servants

Editorial: In praise of our public servants

We’ve written this before in this very space, and will continue to do so as warranted, but every few weeks we’re reminded just how good our city, East Providence, can be when everyone is pulling together in the same direction. We, as happens in many other places, tend to go astray on occasion, but something

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Budget Commission allows Superintendent, East Providence School Committee to fill numerous vacancies

EAST PROVIDENCE — With the start of the 2013-14 term just two weeks away, the East Providence Budget Commission Thursday, Aug. 22, granted Superintendent Kim Mercer and the School Committee conditional authority to fill a number of recent vacancies that cropped up in the system. Mrs. Mercer told the Commission 22 employees either requested leaves