November 14, 2018

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Town News

Everyone has a favorite holiday story. The Friends of the East Providence Public Library have put together a wide selection of gently used holiday-themed items to kick off the season – … more
State House – Rep. Gregg Amore (D-Dist. 65, East Providence) is requesting that the issues brought forth by the House Commission to Study Sexual Harassment in the Workplace be heard in … more
HOLIDAY DECORATION CONTEST: See Photo Above for Info... East Providence City Hall Thanksgiving Food Collection Councilwoman Anna Sousa, will be hosting a Thanksgiving food drive with … more

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Sports

EPHS FootballThe Townie football team has made the Division playoff cut after defeating Cranston West in a close 13-6 victory on Veterans Appreciate Night at Pierce stadium late last month. Dion … more
It has been over 10 years since the Martin Boys soccer team has won a state championship. Saturday, November 3rd the Wildcats of MMS has a very good chance of bringing home the middle school … more
Each year the East Providence Jr Townies have had youth members of our program travel to Florida during the AYF and AYC National Championships which is held in Kissimmee, FL, and the following event is to support the travel of those youth members … more

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Schools

Mr. Robert Perry, Riverside Middle School Principal and Mr. Glen Salgueiro, Assistant Principal have announced the Honor Roll for the 2018-2019 First Quarter. Honors are as follows: SUMMA CUM … more
East Providence, RI – St. Mary Academy - Bay View presented Broadway’s Peter Pan as their fall theatrical production this year. With a cast and crew of 140 student performers in Grades … more
Change the World! Thanks to Dr. Forand for sharing this is an inspiring and powerful 20-minute commencement speech by Naval Admiral William H. McRaven at The University of Texas at Austin … more

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People

Mr. Robert Perry, Riverside Middle School Principal and Mr. Glen Salgueiro, Assistant Principal have announced the Honor Roll for the 2018-2019 First Quarter. Honors are as follows: SUMMA CUM … more
East Providence, RI – St. Mary Academy - Bay View presented Broadway’s Peter Pan as their fall theatrical production this year. With a cast and crew of 140 student performers in Grades … more
Providence – At its Annual Meeting, the Rhode Island Community Food Bank awarded its 2018 Loni McGrath Community Garden Award to the East Bay Food Pantry in Bristol. On hand to receive the … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

On November 4th, Boy Scouts from Troop 55 and Cub Scouts from Pack 4 worked together to place U.S. flags on the graves of veterans at the Gates of Heaven cemetery. Our Scouts perform this act every … more
Program: Train the Brain with CBT for ADHD. (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy is an effective approach for ADHD) When: December 5, 7pmWhere: Bradley Hosp. 1011 Veterans Mem Pkwy East Prov- in the Pine … more
CHRISTMAS TREES INFORMATIONFrom traditional to unique, let your creativity soar by choosing to decorate an artificial tree, from table top, and up, in size. The sponsor is responsible for providing … more

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Seniors

East Providence, R.I. (September 18, 2018): It was November 1942 when 18 year-old Emmalou Handford married her neighborhood sweetheart, Otto Kirchmeier, while he was on leave as Army gunnery chief … more
Rumford, RI – Rumford Towers announces its upcoming Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 1, 2018 in the Community Room of Rumford Towers between the North and South buildings, 95-105 Newman … more
East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) Office of Volunteer Services will be hosting nationally recognized health education evidence based workshops throughout the East Bay area.A Matter of Balance … more

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Police & Fire

The East Providence Police issued a statement involving a drug arrest today in the vicinity of the Wampanoag Plaza on Pawtucket Avenue: "Sgt. Diogo Mello was patrolling the Wampanoag Plaza, … more
We are excited to announce that this year; members of the EPPD will be participating in the Pink Patch Project. You will see officers proudly wearing pink patches throughout the month of October to … more
The East Providence Firefighters will host their 12th annual Freaky 5K road race on Sunday, October 21st, at 10 AM. The event will be held at our Rumford Fire Station located at 30 North Broadway. … more

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Churches

Advent Labyrinth NightFriday, December 14, 6-8pmExperience the ancient Christian tradition of walking prayer using the labyrinth on our Parish Hall floor illuminated by candles and accompanied by … more
Six East Providence churches come together to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday in a worship service. These six churches have connections through a shared ministry created six years ago; The Bread … more
1. *** Wednesday Night Church Service *** Every Wednesday night at 6:30 pm. Can't attend church on Sunday? Need a mid-week pick-me-up? Join us for worship and fellowship and to hear the Word of God. … more

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