Townies are capable of deep boys’ soccer playoff run

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School boys’ soccer team completed the first two weeks of its 2021 Division I regular season schedule without a loss, entering this week with a …
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E.P.'s Amore launches Rhode Island Secretary of State campaign
EAST PROVIDENCE — Nearly a year to the day of the 2022 primary election, city native and incumbent District 65 State Representative … Read More
A conversation with the team behind Bristol Porchfest (PODCAST)
Host Kevin Centazzo, aka Kevin from Bristol, speaks with Bristol Porchfest Co-Chair Nancy Kellner and Co-Technical Director Joe Caron … Read More
Committee formally backs dedicating new EPHS Library in superintendent's honor
EAST PROVIDENCE — Open and operational, and very much notably under-budget, the new East Providence High School project was broached … Read More
Sports
Townies take aim at improved girls' volleyball results
EAST PROVIDENCE — Coming off a 1-8 record last season played in the spring instead of its usual fall spot on the calendar due to the … Read More
EPHS girls' spikers welcome two legends back for new gym debut
EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School girls’ volleyball team hosted the first indoor varsity sporting event held at … Read More
Gallery: Townies win boys' soccer debut at new EPHS stadium
EAST PROVIDENCE — Continuing the varsity sports debuts last weekend at the new East Providence High School athletic complex, among … Read More
Opinion
Editorial: The virus masks the best education possible

A few weeks ago we shared our opinions about mandatory masking in schools. Based on some reactions, you might think we advocated for citizen revolt against both the government and the medical …

Letter: Editorial on mask wearing for children had it right

Letter: Mighty doctors rightly admonished us simpletons

Letter: Safety vs. freedom, what is the right balance?

Letter: Sloppy logic in last week’s editorial

Obituaries
Lily MacKenzie West Richardson, formerly of East Providence Lily MacKenzie West Richardson was born in Jamestown, R.I. on Aug. 17, 1918. She died in her sleep on Aug. 10, 2021, at her daughter Sue Ann’s home in McCaysville, Ga. She is preceded in …
Mary Huber, 93, East Providence Mary (Santos) Huber, 93, of East Providence, passed away peacefully at Hattie Ide Chaffee Home, Riverside. She was the loving wife of the late Howard John P. Huber. Born in Providence, she was the …

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