December 4, 2020

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East Providence, RI – The City of East Providence and its contractor, D’Ambra Construction Co., will commence an infrastructure project to replace the South Broadway 72-inch culvert, … more
East Providence, RI – Mayor Bob DaSilva has issued two executive orders, Executive Order 2020-047 and Executive Order 2020-049, ordering the closure of City buildings, except by appointment … more
“2nd Sunday” Fall Open Houses - Dec. 131:00 - 3:30 pmJohn Hunt Museum - 65 Hunts Mills Road - 02916Hunt’s Mills still welcomes you this curious holiday season - a walk at … more

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Sports

EPHS Girls Soccer Undefeated to DateThe East Providence High School girls soccer team is off and running with a 4-0 league record through the end of October.  The team has impressive wins over … more
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

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Schools

[Pawtucket, RI November 30, 2020] — Saint Raphael Academy congratulates students from the East Providence who have achieved honor roll status for the first quarter marking period in academic … more
State House – The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. State Holiday Commission, chaired by Rep. Raymond A. Hull (D-Dist. 6, Providence, North Providence) have announced the annual essay contest for the … more

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People

[Pawtucket, RI November 30, 2020] — Saint Raphael Academy congratulates students from the East Providence who have achieved honor roll status for the first quarter marking period in academic … more
East Providence, R.I. (November 23, 2020): Aldersbridge Communities, a nonprofit provider of long-term care, skilled nursing, rehabilitation, assisted living and independent living services, held a … more
Caidyn DaSilva, a student at Myron J. Francis Elementary School, had a Feinstein Foundation Golden Ticket Winning Number! Mr. Feinstein will award our school a $5,000 grant and he gave a $500 grant … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

The volunteers and clients of the Doorways Food Pantry would like thank the Rotary Club of East Providence and Seekonk for their continuing strong support of our mission to ensure that no home in our … more
Scouts from Cub Scout Troop 88 held a curbside drop-off food collection before Thanksgiving with three collection points in Rumford and Seekonk. The food drive was very successful, with the food … more
The Boy Scouts of America have conducted food drives in November for many years, but that tradition was threatened to be cancelled due to the Covid pandemic. But the scouts are always resourceful, … 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 – On November 17, 2020, Derrick Mauricio, a 38-year-old Pawtucket resident, was taken into custody by the Rhode Island Violent Fugitive Task Force on an outstanding East … more
East Providence, RI – On October 19, 2020 at approximately 4:41 p.m., two Hispanic males entered Grieco Toyota on Taunton Avenue in East Providence and test drove a silver 2017 Toyota Sienna. … more
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

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Churches

Seekonk Congregational Church UCC is now 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
Virtual Advent Worship each Sunday in December& Virtual Christmas Worship on December 24 & 25 including Lessons and CarolsFollow us at www.epiphanyep.org to watch worship each Sunday morning … more
Join with others in a four-week series focusing on the stories of Advent presented in the Christian scriptures with the Advent theme of “Do Not Be Afraid.” Each week we will engage with … more

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