May 21, 2018

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State House – Rep. Katherine S. Kazarian (D-Dist. 63, East Providence) is advocating for legislation (2018-H 7646) she sponsored that would authorize an innkeeper to remove any guest who is a … more
June 17-20 - Niagara Falls Canadian sideJuly 25 - Whale Watch and Isaacs Restaurant Plymouth, MassAugust 7 - Tanglewood on Parade, Lawn seats, Music and FireworksSeptember 23 - Miss Saigon @ … more
State House – The Senate today approved legislation sponsored by Sen. Cynthia A. Coyne to create a special legislative task force to study abuse and financial exploitation of elderly Rhode … more

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Sports

Thanks to Paul Tumidajski for some great photos of Townie athletics. more
With springtime weather finally here, what better way for sports fans to enjoy the outdoors than taking in a couple of games. Rhode Island Interscholastic Athletics offers many opportunities for … more
East Providence continued its winning ways with an 8-3 win over Lincoln High in interscholastic softball action at East Providence High School on Wednesday night. The Townies scored three runs in the … more

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Schools

The East Providence High School art department Art Show will be held through May 22nd in the EPHS Library. Awards will be given in the following categories: Teachers Choice Best in Show, Student … more
William Black, Principal of Martin Middle School, announces the Honor Roll for the 2017-2018 Third Quarter. Honors are as follows: 1st Honors, “Summa Cum Laude” (all A’s) and 2nd … more
People today often remark that their whole lives are on their cell phones. Unfortunately, too many lives have been lost because of the distractions of using a phone while behind the wheel of a motor … more

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People

William Black, Principal of Martin Middle School, announces the Honor Roll for the 2017-2018 Third Quarter. Honors are as follows: 1st Honors, “Summa Cum Laude” (all A’s) and 2nd … more
State House – Rep. Gregg Amore (D-Dist. 65, East Providence) has been honored by Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) as their Legislator of the Year for his sponsorship of two pieces of … more
Newton, MA - Lasell College recently announced students named to the spring 2018 Dean's List. Emma Pereira of Rumford (02916) was named to the Dean's List for outstanding academic … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State raises over $160,000 at Big Night Out Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (BBBSOS) held their annual event on Saturday night, May 5, 2018, at the … more
The East Bay Retired Teachers Assn. will be holding their Spring Luncheon at the Wharf Tavern on Thursday, June 21, 2018. The meeting will commence at 11:00 a.m. with the scholarship raffle to … more
Breathe in the crisp ocean air with your toes in the sand or on the dance floor at this beach party to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State! Welcome to Summer tickets are just $40 each. Doors open at 7:30 pm, event ends at 11:00 pm. … more

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Seniors

Friday, May 11, 2018 10AM – 1PM 329 Grovesnor Avenue East Providence, RI 02914 Speaker: Dr. Michael Fine, Health & Wellness Advocate No Admission Fee – Open To The Public Free … more
Rumford, R.I. – On Sunday, April 22, 2018, The Rumford Towers Variety Show was put on by the Rumford Towers Residents Association with members of the Association participating. They began … more
Senior Resource FairApril 28, 2018 10 am -12 pmA time to connect and support our seniors in so many ways.We will have vendors on hand offering free advice, consultations, gifts and … more

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Police & Fire

Providence, RI, February 22, 2018 - Family Service of Rhode Island (FSRI) is receiving a national award recognizing its work with several Rhode Island police departments to provide psychological … more
Letter to the Editor: "The Lock Box Program has been a great success in our community. I wanted to reach out and share this program with others that may benefit from it. Police, fire and rescue … more
Captain Michael David, Services Commander for the East Providence Police Department, will take over administration of the city's embattled Human Resources Department. "Effective Monday, February 12, … more

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Churches

Seekonk Congregational Church Is pleased to present the Merrimack Valley Ringers 2018 Spring Concert, Fill My Heart With Song, on Saturday June 16, 2018 at 4pm. This is a community group that … more
Holy Angels Parish in Barrington welcomes all to its traditional Sunday Breakfast, to take place on June 10 in the air-conditioned, fully-accessible church hall, at 341 Maple Avenue. The breakfast … more
Yard Sale Fundraiser.. Help us raise money to send our teens to Nazarene Youth Conference. We will have plenty of items for sale ranging from clothing to toys and other odds and ends. Spend Memorial Day Weekend finding a great deal and making a … more

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