Health officials: More than 51,000 Rhode Islanders at least partially inoculated

More than 51,000 Rhode Islanders had been at least partially vaccinated against the coronavirus by Friday morning, according to state Department of Health officials, with 9,243 of them fully …
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E.P. Superintendent urges educational staff inclusion in early vaccine rollout
EAST PROVIDENCE — Superintendent of Schools Kathryn Crowley is urging state officials include all educational personnel in Rhode … Read More
East Providence Rep. Kazarian voted House majority whip
The Rhode Island House of Representatives Democratic Caucus, at a virtual meeting Monday, Jan. 11, elected its leadership team, … Read More
East Providence Inauguration Day: 2021
EAST PROVIDENCE — The first Tuesday following the first Monday of the year was inauguration day both in city and at the State House, … Read More
Sports
Townies prepare for start of 2021 winter season
EAST PROVIDENCE — The plan at the moment is for East Providence High School athletics to begin its 2021 winter sports season … Read More
E.P. Council continues fact-finding mission on taking of Metacomet
EAST PROVIDENCE — The City Council, during its November 24 meeting, continued its fact-finding mission on the feasibility of … Read More
E.G. edges E.P. for D-II girls’ soccer championship
JOHNSTON — East Providence High School’s dream of completing an undefeated 2020 Division II girls’ soccer season with a title … Read More
Opinion
Letter: This was an attack from within

What took place at our nation’s capital last week was an attack on our country and Constitution from within. It was another 9/11 moment perpetrated not by foreign terrorist but from American …

Editorial: Can we dial down the animosity in America?

Commentary — Senator Reed: Time to move on from a disgraced presidency

Letter: Raimondo is no Rhode Island ‘Person of the Year’

Arlene Violet: Does the good outweigh the bad in 2020?

Obituaries
Victor F. Barclay, 91, Rumford Victor Francis Barclay, 91, of Rumford, passed away on December 27, 2020. Born October 17, 1929 in WaKeeney, Kansas, to Elmer Glen Barclay and Blanche Fredrica (Pulver) Barclay, he was the third of …
Thomas Santos, 84, East Providence Thomas (Jose) Santos, of Johnston and formerly East Providence, passed away on December 17, 2020. Born December 24, 1935, son of the late Beatrice Simmons and Joseph Santos, he was also known as …

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