May 25, 2017

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The East Providence Heritage Days Festival is returning to its Basics this year. Stressing local talent, great food vendors, fun for all and A Townie Homecoming Weekend! And it's all Free of … more
June 7 FoxwoodsJuly 19 Return to Camelot tour on land and sea celebrating JFK’S 100th birthday. Newport, RI Land and sea tour, lunch and a special surprise included.August 1 Tanglewood on … more
The East Providence Department of Recreation announces the 2017 “Concerts in the Park” series. Concert venue is the Rose Larisa Memorial Park located at 701 Bullocks Pt. Ave. Riverside … more

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Sports

Senior Day Win For East Providence is Big: Josh Silveira slammed a single to left field scoring Riley Cronin with the game winning hit over North Kingstown in the bottom of the 9th inning today on … more
First Title In School History for GirlsThe Martin Middle School Girls track team won their first state title in school history scoring 48 points. MMS Boys finished in 13th place scoring 13 points. … more
EP Defeats Top Ranked SK Late Last Week:East Providence High has been battling to make the post-season playoffs this season and made a statement with a 2-0 upset win over 12 win South Kingstown. The … more

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Schools

Aileen Charron and Colby Nelson, grade 8 students at Riverside Middle School were recently honored as Middle Level Scholar Leaders at a banquet held on May 23, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick, … more
East Providence High School’s graduating class of 1997 will be hosting its 20th year reunion on Saturday, July 8, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM at the Wicked Good Bar and Grill within Twin River … more
East Providence, RI – On Friday, June 16th, 2017, Hennessey Scholar Camp will be holding their First Annual Spring Fair. All proceeds will benefit the Hennessey Scholar Camp, a before and after … more

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People

Saturday night, May 6, 2017 was an enchanted evening as the clouds cleared and a rainbow appeared on the horizon at Kirkbrae Country Club in Lincoln, RI. It was the perfect setting as Big Brothers … more
Burlington, VT - Victoria Hayes of East Providence, RI, (02914) has been named to the Champlain College Dean's List for the Spring 2017 semester.Students on the Dean's List have achieved a grade … more
East Providence High School’s graduating class of 1997 will be hosting its 20th year reunion on Saturday, July 8, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM at the Wicked Good Bar and Grill within Twin River … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

The East Bay Retired Teachers Association will be holding their spring luncheon on June 15, 2017 at the Wharf tavern in Warren. The meeting will convene at 11:00 a.m. with the scholarship raffle to … more
On Saturday afternoon May 20th, months of hard work paid off as Leading Knight Lynette Arruda and her team presented over 100 wheelchair bags to the residents of the Bristol Veterans Home. East … more
Ever wonder about the Elks or The Elks National Foundation and how they benefit the community?Well, for starters, the Elks is The Premier Charitable and Patriotic Organization in the Nation!The East … more

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Seniors

The AARP Local Chapter #1302 will be holding its Annual June Installation Luncheon on Thursday, June 22, at 12:00 pm at Davenport's Restaurant, 1925 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence. Tickets are … more
It was a sad day but an exciting one. The end of the 2016-2017 indoor tennis season for Senior Men’s Tennis at Center Court in E. Providence on May 1 drew to a close all too quickly; but, the … more
June 15, 2017 Thurs Pickity Place – Includes 5 course lunch and Motor Coach Transportation. Pickity Place is located in Mason, NH. Visit the 200 year old cottage that was the inspiration for … more

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Police & Fire

Council Receives Solicitor Dias Report: Faria Motion passes to send questions to Hearing Board: The East Providence City Council voted unanimously at its February 21, 2017 meeting to ask the city … more
The City of East Providence is once again seeking applicants to fill vacant positions within the fire department. The move is seen as one which will delay the eventual hiring and cost the city … more
City to Start Process Over. Waterbury: "No Comment". In a major surprise to many, newly reinstated city Human Resources Director, Kathleen Waterbury has sent all applicants for vacant fire … more

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Churches

July 31 through August 4, Newman, UCC located at 100 Newman Ave Rumford, Rhode Island will host “ReNew” an environmentally themed Vacation Bible School (VBS) week! Your children will … more
The Bread of Life Food Pantry would like to thank all East Providence residents and all East Providence mail carriers who were involved in this year’s National Association of Letter Carriers … more
Daughters of Isabella will meet on June 13, 2017 1:00 PM at Saint Brendan Parish Hall, Turner Avenue Riverside. At the June meeting member's will be planning the circles annual picnic to be held … more

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