January 27, 2020

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State House – On the 47th anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade decision protecting the right to choose an abortion, Sen. Bridget Valverde and Rep. Liana Cassar today announced legislation … more
In virtually all the predictions of what will be hot in the 2020 General Assembly session, there has been little mention of environmental policy. It is imperative that we make progress in 2020 on … more
After authorizing the union to go on strike last week if necessary and picketing a meeting of the East Providence School Committee, Ocean State Transit and Local 251 Teamsters have agreed tentatively … more

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Sports

East Providence beat a determined Central High boys basketball team on Tuesday night by an 80-73 score. In a Division I-A clash at a crowded East Providence High School gym, the Knights showed the … more
East Providence takes on Central in boys basketball tonight, Monday January 20th in a Division I boys basketball game at East Providence High School. The Townies sit at 4-1 (5-1 overall) in Division … more
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Schools

E.R. Martin's choral director, Robert Rappa, has been selected as Clinician for the Providence Singers Young Men’s Choral Festival for 2020. “Rob Rappa, once a tenor, tenor section leader, and … more
After authorizing the union to go on strike last week if necessary and picketing a meeting of the East Providence School Committee, Ocean State Transit and Local 251 Teamsters have agreed tentatively … more
East Providence beat a determined Central High boys basketball team on Tuesday night by an 80-73 score. In a Division I-A clash at a crowded East Providence High School gym, the Knights showed the … more

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People

Clemson, SC - Caroline Patricia Feeley of East Providence has been named to the President's List at Clemson University. Feeley, whose major is Economics, made the President's List for the fall … more
Worcester, MA -- The following local residents were among 1,678 students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) named to the university's Dean's List for academic excellence for the fall 2019 … more
E.R. Martin's choral director, Robert Rappa, has been selected as Clinician for the Providence Singers Young Men’s Choral Festival for 2020. “Rob Rappa, once a tenor, tenor section leader, and … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

Saturday, February 8, 2020 10:00 am -12:30 pmAnchor Bay, 1440 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence,RI 02915 Free and Open To The PublicTired of New England weather? Come to our February meeting and enjoy … more
When: Feb. 5, March 4, April 1Where: Bradley Hospital PIne room East Prov Time" 7-8:45 pm Contact: rhode-island@chadd.net 401-369-0045 The Rhode Island Chapter of CHADD, Children and Adults with … more
Hello everyone. It is I, Hamster, your local member of Bikers Against Child Abuse reaching out to you once again. As we head into our fourth year I wanted to do a little update, right now we have a … more

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Seniors

Meals on Wheels of Rhode Island is proud to announce the launch of “Together for Seniors,” a radio hour airing on News Radio 920 and 104.7 FM, hosted by Executive Director Meghan Grady. … more
East Bay Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is searching for volunteer coaches interested in promoting healthy lifestyle choices for seniors, age 55 or older. Our workshops, “Healthy … more
June 8-10, 2020 Lancaster – $385.00 pp to include 2 Nights Accommodations, Sight and Sound Theatre – Queen Esther play,Mon. – Wed. 2 Dinners at Shady Maples and Millers, 2 … more

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Police & Fire

East Providence, RI – The city of East Providence has named Glenn J. Quick as Chief of the East Providence Fire Department effective Nov. 18, 2019. After a recommendation by a panel of fire … more
Mayor Bob DaSilva will sign the first ever executive order in the city’s history. The executive order will establish the Mayor’s Council on Veterans Affairs. WHO: • East Providence … more
Criminals possess an arsenal of tools to steal identities and make lives miserable. Today, all it takes is one misclick to get hacked, and recovery can be long and painful. Library Director Michael Carlozzi will present strategies to help keep you … more

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Churches

Italian Night Supper, Seekonk Congregational Church, UCC, 600 Fall River Ave, Seekonk. All are welcome on Saturday, February 8th, Serving from 5pm- 7pm (take out also available). MENU: Tossed Garden Salad-crisp and fresh! Fresh Baked Italian Bread, … more
Holy Angels Parish in Barrington will host Take-Out Thursday, a food sale fundraiser and popular East Bay attraction, on Thursday, January 23 and all are welcome. A to-go menu with delicious and low-price options of hearty minestrone soup, … more
Haven United Methodist Church, 200 Taunton Ave., E. Providence, RI. Call 401-438-4911 or email havenumchurch@yahoo.com for more information. Pastor's Office Hours are Monday and Tuesday from 9am to … more

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