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East Providence announces plans for Kent Heights Water Storage Tank improvement project

East Providence announces plans for Kent Heights Water Storage Tank improvement project

EAST PROVIDENCE — The City of East Providence Department of Public Works announced Tuesday, Aug. 11, plans for improvements to its Kent Heights Water Storage Tank Site, located on Walmer Avenue between Dover Avenue and Clyde Avenue, over the course of the next 18 months. The work will involve demolishing the existing 8 million gallon

24 Bay Road in Barrington is for sale for $529,000.

Open Houses: 31 homes in the East Bay this weekend

Check out these open houses, taking place this weekend in the East Bay. Listings are organized by: Address, Date, Time, Home style, Beds, Baths, Price, Agency, Agent, Phone # Barrington 3 Donald Ross Road, Sunday, Aug. 9, 11 am-12:30 pm, Contemporary, 3, 2.5, $699,000, Residential Properties, Bonni Koppelman, 401-245-9600 30 Broadview Drive, Sunday, Aug. 9, 11

Tax credit should benefit veterans, too

To the editor: I sent the following piece of correspondence to State Representative Jan Malik, the House Veterans Affairs Chairman regarding Property Relief Credit RI Gen Law 44-33-3: Dear Representative, last December I brought to your attention the change to this law that eliminated disabled Veterans that only receive VA Compensation benefits from applying for

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Reynolds leaves East Providence Schools facilities position

EAST PROVIDENCE — Bill Reynolds has resigned as Facilities Director for the East Providence School Department. His last day was Wednesday, Aug. 5. The East Providence Post and eastbayri.com confirmed the information late Thursday afternoon, Aug. 6. Word had begun to circulate in school and city circles last week Mr. Reynolds was considering stepping away

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State Police, DEM announce increased water DUI patrols

PROVIDENCE — State Police, DEM increase effort to curb intoxicated boating Marine Units teams from both groups increase presence on waterways. The Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety and the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Division of Law Enforcement recently announced Marine Units from both groups will be patrolling the waterways throughout

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Grand Jury indicts East Providence woman on manslaughter charge

PROVIDENCE — The Providence County Grand Jury Tuesday, Aug. 4, reported out an indictment of an East Providence woman on a charge of manslaughter. In the indictment, Trisha Oliver, 32, of 116 Sutton Ave., is alleged that on or about October 3, 2009, and continuing through October 4, 2009, Ms. Oliver, with criminal negligence, caused

Debris created by Tuesday's thunderstorms litters Dover Avenue in the Kent Heights section of the city.

East Providence deals with damage created by Tuesday thunderstorms

EAST PROVIDENCE — Severe thunderstorms struck the area early Tuesday morning, Aug. 4, the high winds associated with it making a significant impact throughout the city. Public Works Director Steve Coutu said most if not all of his department employees were scattered throughout East Providence attempting to clear the debris. He said the southern most

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