East Providence, Barrington school bus drivers reach tentative contract agreement

EAST BAY — A tentative agreement was reached Tuesday night, Jan. 21, between school bus drivers for East Providence and Barrington represented by Teamsters Local 251 and Ocean State Transit, a …
Councilor prods East Providence property owners to properly display house numbers
EAST PROVIDENCE — At the January 21 meeting of the body, Ward 4 Councilor Ricardo Mourato took a light-hearted approach to a serious … Read More
Mayor appoints director of administration in East Providence
EAST PROVIDENCE — Mayor Bob DaSilva has appointed a new member to his staff with the naming of Napolean Gonsalves as the East … Read More
EPHS sports notes: Townies keep pace with leaders in D-I boys’ hoops
EAST PROVIDENCE —  The start of the 2019-20 Division I season for the East Providence High School boys’ basketball team could not … Read More
Sports
Riverside sweeps Martin in middle school hoops outings
EAST PROVIDENCE — It was a double dip of hoops action between the city’s middle school teams earlier this week as the four Martin … Read More
EPHS Sports Notes: Girls’ cagers continue search for first league victory
EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ basketball team entered the week still in search of its first Division I … Read More
EPHS competitive cheer team preps for 2020 slate
EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School 2020 winter competitive cheerleading team will be attending several invitational … Read More
Obituaries
Donald E. Rinebolt, 91, formerly of East Providence Donald Edwin Rinebolt, 91, of Chesapeake, Va., formerly of East Providence, passed away peacefully in his home January 13 surrounded by his loving family.A beloved husband for 66 years, he is …
Robert R. Parker, 76, of Riverside Robert R. Parker, 76, of Riverside, passed away on December 24, 2019. He worked for the City of East Providence for 30 years before retiring as an Assistant Electrical Mechanical Supervisor. Robert …
Opinion
Commentary: On 10th anniversary, congressman calls for end to ‘Citizens United’

Any grade schooler could tell you a dollar bill is not the same thing as a conversation. Or that a big company is not the same thing as a human being.But conservatives on the Supreme Court …

Editorial: State priorities should be schools and jobs

Arlene Violet: Can political leaders stop the madness?

Editorial: A definitive decade in East Providence

Editorial: Tides rising, time fading

Legal Notices
East Providence Legal Notices – Jan. 2, 2020 These Legal Notices were published in the Jan. 2 East Providence Post.

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