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Walmart employee Ethel Wescott serves soup to seniors at the East Providence Senior Center during their Thanksgiving celebration on Friday.

Seekonk Walmart employees celebrate early Thanksgiving with East Providence seniors

Seekonk Walmart employees celebrate early Thanksgiving with East Providence seniors

EAST PROVIDENCE — Several employees of the Walmart Department Store in nearby Seekonk traveled to East Providence’s Senior Center Friday, Nov. 21, to provide a number of local residents with an early Thanksgiving meal. The employees acted as servers for the event, which was part of Walmart’s annual program of outreach during the holiday season.

Thanksgiving turkey

Resource Recovery urges residents to recycle Thanksgiving cooking oil

JOHNSTON — For Rhode Island residents deep frying their turkeys this Thanksgiving, the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation (RIRRC) provides the perfect recycling service for that leftover waste – a cooking oil collection that recycles and converts the waste into alternative, sustainable fuel. RIRRC provides this cooking oil collection service year-round, but many residents find

East Providence Public Works sets holiday rubbish removal changes

EAST PROVIDENCE — The City of East Providence Public Works Department has announced that due to the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday, Nov. 22, rubbish, yard waste and recyclables normally collected will be delayed one day, and collected on Friday, Nov. 23. Regular Friday collection will be delayed one day and collected on Saturday, Nov. 24.

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