October 20, 2020

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Show you care for East Providence students! Scholarship Foundation of East Providence is seeking businesses to sponsor scholarships as part of their Business Fund Drive. All proceeds will provide … more
This year, due to the present pandemic, historical veterans' related celebrations have been scaled down, if held at all. The East Providence Veterans Memorial Expressway (EPVME) Re-dedication 2021 … more
Providence, RI – Preserve Rhode Island (PRI), the statewide advocate for historic preservation, is proud to announce an exciting new endeavor at the ca. 1724 Philip Walker House at 432 … more

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Sports

The high school and middle school interscholastic sports schedules continue to be decimated by the Covid 19 pandemic.  The popular fall football season has been held off until possibly next … more
Post 10 ATC-Townies Win State ChampionshipGoing 4-0 in the playoffs after a successful regular season, The Post 10 ATC-Townies won the Rhode Island Elite Junior Baseball League state championship … more
Dear Editor: Due to the uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Friends of Townie Athletics has decided to forego this year’s golf tournament scheduled for Saturday, September 19, 2020. … more

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Schools

Show you care for East Providence students! Scholarship Foundation of East Providence is seeking businesses to sponsor scholarships as part of their Business Fund Drive. All proceeds will provide … more
Hennessey Elementary students, staff and families are working together as a school community to continue to persevere, work hard and make it happen each day. We LOVE spirit days at Hennessey … more

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People

Mrs. Amy Almada, Grade 5 Teacher at Emma G. Whiteknact Elementary School has been nominated for the 2019-2020 national LifeChanger of the Year award.Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, … more
The National Science Foundation funds a Scholarship for Service (SFS) program at WPI to grow the nation's pool of qualified cybersecurity workers. Full scholarships (including tuition, fees, and a … more
Easton, MA -- Members of the Class of 2020 joined together for a virtual Commencement ceremony this past August, including:Christina D'Amico of RiversideKalyn Tavares of East ProvidenceInitially … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

The Rhode Island Rose Society members have missed seeing each other and our gracious hosts at Anchor Bay at East Providence since February. We have been meeting virtually since July and have an … more
Rotary Club of East Providence/Seekonk will be holding a food drive. Help those in need amid these difficult times by bringing in food to donate. more
Troop #447 Girl Scouts had a great summer. They finished their Outdoor Journey at Hunt's Mills learning about the plants, animals, habitat and conservation and by cleaning the beach at Sabin's point … more

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Seniors

More than 60 million people ages 65 and older and younger adults with long-term disabilities are covered by Medicare. Due to their older age and higher likelihood of having serious medical conditions … more
Since 1993, the Friends of Townie Athletics Organization (FOTA), has been providing student-athletes of East Providence High School with scholarships, annual banquets, trophies and awards, … more
Rumford Towers Residents Association with help from Shamrock Home Loan Assoc. set up a Blue mailbox on the Shamrock Property at 75 Newman Avenue, Rumford, where children or anyone can make cards, … more

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Police & Fire

East Providence, RI – The East Providence Fire Dept. has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Award for implementing quality improvement measures for … more
East Providence, RI – The City of East Providence, together with the East Bay Community Action Program, is seeking participants for its second annual Mayor’s Youth Summer Police & … more
East Providence, RI – The City of East Providence Fire Dept. has raised nearly $2,000 in order to help support Autism awareness. Throughout the month of April the EPFD sold nearly 250 Autism … more

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Churches

The RRM is working with the Lighthouse Shoppes to make sure that we can get supplies to fight COVID for everyone in our community during this difficult time. If you have or come across supplies … more
St. Mary's Episcopal Church's Thrift Shop "Mary's Closet" is permanently closing its doors. Our last day will be on Saturday October 10, 2020 from 9 am to 3 pm, we will be giving away for free all … more
1. Welcome Back To In-Person Worship!!!! Sunday @ 9:30 am. For your safety, we will be following CDC and State guidelines. Bring your mask and join us! Please use the rear parking lot entrance. 2. … more

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