August 18, 2022

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Flood Zone Property Buyout Available to State Street NeighborhoodU.S. Senator Jack Reed announced over $12 million in a “Buyout Lifeline for Flood-Prone Properties” in East Providence, … more
East Providence Historical Society News“2nd Sunday” Summer Open House : Aug. 141pm - 3:30 pmClang, Clang, Clang Goes The TrolleyHikes at Hunt’s : 1:30 at the GazeboFamily Games: 1 - … more
PPAC Shows Sept 11 - The Tina Turner MusicalOctober 9 - Mean GirlsOctober 30 - Tootsie/Dinner/Trolley Ride/Danvenport's RestaurantNovember 20 - Les Miserables2023February 26 - Come From AwayMarch … more

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Sports

East Providence’s Ben Sears taken in Major League Baseball DraftFormer EPHS Townie star pitcher Ben Sears, was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in baseball’s major league draft in … more
The Seekonk Athletic Booster Club will hold their annual golf tournament on Monday, September 12 at Ledgemont Country Club. The event begins with a shotgun start at 9:00. The cost of $125 includes 18 … more
Rumford Minors advance in 8-10 LL TourneyThe Rumford 8-9-10 year old all-stars beat back Pawtucket 15-4 in a Wednesday game at Slater Park. Specific details were not available on the Rumford win but … more

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Schools

East Providence, RI (August 10, 2022) - Congratulations to Blake Fuller from East Providence, who received awards from Providence Country Day School this spring. Awards were given in recognition of … more
East Providence, RI (August 12, 2022) - Congratulations to the following student(s) who graduated from Providence Country Day School on June 8, 2022. Families and faculty gathered on campus to honor … more
Due to the demand for its popular Christmas ornament project, the Rumford Lions have decided to reissue the old EPHS Christmas Ornament.  Help preserve the memory and also help your … more

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People

East Providence, RI (August 10, 2022) - Congratulations to Blake Fuller from East Providence, who received awards from Providence Country Day School this spring. Awards were given in recognition of … more
East Providence, RI (August 12, 2022) - Congratulations to the following student(s) who graduated from Providence Country Day School on June 8, 2022. Families and faculty gathered on campus to honor … more
Atlanta, GA - July 21, 2022 – The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) today announced student Tyler K. Storey from Rumford, RI, has been selected to become a member of the esteemed … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

COME ON DOWN TO SUPPORT GREAT CAUSES TRINITY BROTHERHOOD CLUB MEAT AND LOBSTER RAFFLE FORMERLY THE FOPA RAFFLE 146 SUTTON AVE EAST PROVIDENCE BEGINS SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 18th 2:00 – 4:30 … more
A Painting Party will be held on Saturday, September 17th at the Seekonk American Legion located at 351 Fall River Ave, 2nd floor, Seekonk, MA. Instruction by Emma Healey. We will be painting Sunflowers on canvas using a 3D multimedia air drying … more
Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse will celebrate their 150th year at The Looff: East Providence Arts Festival on Saturday, August 13 from noon to 6 PM at Rose Larisa Park. Children are welcome to … more

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Seniors

The East Bay Foster Grandparent Program is actively recruiting community members 55 years of age or older to serve as Foster Grandparent volunteers in local elementary schools, Head Starts and … more
Aldersbridge Communities, a local nonprofit provider of long-term care, skilled nursing, rehabilitation, assisted living, and independent services for older adults, announces plans for its newest … more
East Providence, RI – The City of East Providence was awarded a grant from the Rhode Island Office of Healthy Aging to expand its public health workforce within the aging and disability … more

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Police & Fire

East Providence, RI – On June 17, 2022, the East Providence Police Department reports the arrest of Alyshia Tkacs, age 33, formerly of East Providence on five counts of First Degree Child … more
East Providence, RI – The Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America hosted its annual Narragansett Council Dinner on April 7th. The council honored East Providence Police’s Lieutenant … more
East Providence, RI –With opioid overdose deaths increasing, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announces its 21st Take Back Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 30th, 2022. The DEA will … more

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Churches

Grace Church in North Attleboro is offering a lobster roll or chicken salad sandwich luncheon on Friday, August 26th. Each luncheon includes chips and dessert. Lobster is $18 and Chicken salad is $13. Place your order as soon as possible. Orders … more
Newman Congregational Church, United Church of Christ is celebrating the kickoff of a new program year and cordially invites you to our Church Picnic / Cookout! Curious about Newman UCC and its … more
Newman Congregational Church United Church of Christ invites your family to join us for Church School! This upcoming year we will explore various units about spirituality, faith, and what it means to … more

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