June 13, 2021

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They came from near and far, driving in from New Hampshire, Connecticut and other states.  Mostly they came from all over Rhode Island and of course, East Providence.  A steady rain and … more
City to host 3rd annual Mayor’s Youth Summer Police & Fire Academy The City of East Providence, together with the East Bay Community Action Program, is seeking participants for its third … more
East Providence, RI – Rhode Island Day of Portugal in collaboration with the City of East Providence will be raising the Portuguese Flag at City Hall to commemorate Day of Portugal. Officially … more

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Sports

Special Olympic Awards - EPHSThe Rhode Island Interscholastic League and Special Olympics RI Unified Sports Award recipients for 2021 are Townies Alicia Pacheco and Dylan Figueroa.  “A … more
The East Providence City Council at its June 18, 2019 meeting, voted unanimously to name the girls little league field at Pierce Stadium after a long-time league volunteer, Robert F. Amaral. The … more
The crack of the baseball bat, sounds of kids’ cheers, and tempting smells of ballpark fare are here as the Rumford Little League season swings into action at Kimberly Ann Rock Field this … more

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Schools

They came from near and far, driving in from New Hampshire, Connecticut and other states.  Mostly they came from all over Rhode Island and of course, East Providence.  A steady rain and … more
The East Providence School Department has announced their choices for 2021 building and district “teachers of the year.”  In a ceremony held at East Providence High School, Riverside … more
Bill Black, Principal and the Amazing Staff of Martin Middle School, announce the Honor Roll for the 2020-2021 Third Quarter.  Honors are as follows: 1st Honors, “Summa Cum Laude” … more

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People

The East Providence School Department has announced their choices for 2021 building and district “teachers of the year.”  In a ceremony held at East Providence High School, Riverside … more
Charleston, SC - Olivia Soccio, of Riverside, RI, recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science in International Business from the College of Charleston. Soccio was among more than 1,400 students who … more
Kingston, RI -- Each year, the University of Rhode Island honors graduating seniors for their superior academic achievement. Their selection is based on grade point average, as well as other criteria … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

Bristol—Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island (BBBSRI) and the Town of Bristol are excited to announce the continuing growth of their on-going partnership. In 2020, Bristol and BBBSRI have … more
Join EP's Tree Inventory Team!How many trees line East Providence streets? Help us find out! EP Urban Forest and the City of East Providence seek volunteers to collect data on street trees in each … more
Harmony Heritage chorus, a Southern New England chapter of Harmony, Incorporated, an international organization of female a cappella singers specializing in the barbershop harmony style, is launching … more

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Seniors

East Providence, R.I. (December 10, 2020): Linn Health & Rehabilitation, a nonprofit skilled nursing, rehabilitation and long-term care community in East Providence, is one of eight nursing … more
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

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Police & Fire

East Providence, RI – The City of East Providence, together with the East Bay Community Action Program, is seeking participants for its third annual Mayor’s Youth Summer Police & Fire … more
East Providence, RI – On Friday April 16, 2021 shortly after 3 a.m., a person was observed via video surveillance vandalizing the front of the East Providence Police Department headquarters, … more
East Providence, RI – The City of East Providence Fire Department recognized 18 members of the fire service with various awards including the Silver Lifesaving award and promoted 16 members … more

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Churches

1. Looking for Youth Musicians - Music can soothe and heal the soul. We are recruiting young musicians to be part of a group that will rehearse and play music at various locations throughout the East … more
Seekonk Congregational Church UCC is open for in-person services Sundays at 9:30 AM in the Sanctuary at 600 Fall River Avenue, Seekonk, MA. Masks and safe distancing are required. Advance … more
Like many other communities of faith, Newman UCC has moved all of its ministries and programs online due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Worship has been premiered on various platforms on Sunday mornings … more

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