January 23, 2019

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Town News

East Providence Mayor-Elect Bob DaSilva has issued a press release in which he announces his selection of Michael J. Marcello of Scituate, RI as the new city solicitor. DaSilva is recommending that … more
(For ages 10+ unless otherwise noted.) Constellation Wall Art @ RiversideCreate a constellation wall hanging that doubles as a nightlight. Use canvas, metallic pens, and LED lights to design and … more
It’s time to clean out your bookcases! The Friends of the East Providence Public Library are collecting books for their Spring Book Sale, scheduled for April 25 to 28, at Weaver Library. … more

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Sports

EPHS Girls Soccer Team Holiday SpiritThe East Providence High School Soccer team has a message for their community. The team and their coach, Angelo Pizzi. The team was recognized as a media "Team of … more
60 Berkeley StreetEast Providence RI 02914 Sunday, February 3, 2019Served at 4:00 p.m.Please join us for a steak dinnerwith all of the fixings!$20 in advance (available in the Lounge)$25 after 2/1/18 more
Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2018) – The PGA of America announced that nine PGA Professionals have completed the requirements to achieve advanced certification through the PGA Certified … more

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Schools

East Providence, RI – St. Mary Academy - Bay View is proud to congratulate senior Sarah Curran (Rumford) on earning Providence Journal All-State honors this fall.Curran, a senior, received 1st … more
“We may have all come on different ships, but we're in the same boat now.”Martin Luther King Jr.Thank you for the hard work that gets put in to make Martin Middle School the best place … more
The Rotary Club of East Providence, RI /Seekonk, MA announces the deadline for its annual scholarship program for 2019.Each year, the Rotary Club awards $1,000 scholarship each to four graduating … more

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People

East Providence, RI – St. Mary Academy - Bay View is proud to congratulate senior Sarah Curran (Rumford) on earning Providence Journal All-State honors this fall.Curran, a senior, received 1st … more
Asley Dias sophomore at East Providence High School was acknowledged as the Student of the Month on January 14, 2019 at Chelo’s Restaurant. Her plaque stated that Ashley Dias was Awarded the … more
Boston, MA - The following students have been named to Emerson College's Dean's List for the Fall 2018 semester. The requirement to make the Dean's List is a grade point average of 3.7 or higher that … more

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Scouts & Civic Organizations

Asley Dias sophomore at East Providence High School was acknowledged as the Student of the Month on January 14, 2019 at Chelo’s Restaurant. Her plaque stated that Ashley Dias was Awarded the … more
The Rotary Club of East Providence, RI /Seekonk, MA announces the deadline for its annual scholarship program for 2019.Each year, the Rotary Club awards $1,000 scholarship each to four graduating … more
Membership has its privileges. For members of the Friends of East Providence Public Library, your membership card is your entry to the spring and fall book sale preview sessions. Held in advance of … more

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Seniors

On Tuesday, December 19th the Christmas Spirit was in full force in East Providence at the Sacred Heart Adult Day Care Center. Jim Riley and Jerry Bassett provided and served an early Christmas … more
East Providence's Tracy Adams Capobianco is now organizing a third consecutive year of collecting and donating holiday gift bags to the residents of the Rhode Island Veteran's Home in Bristol. … more
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

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Police & Fire

EP Police Detective Lt. Raymond Blinn issued a press release announcing the arrest of an arson suspect for a fire going back to 2016. "The East Providence Police Department, in cooperation with … 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

Mary's Closet Thrift Shop is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 am to 1 pm (weather permitting). The Shop has lots of items such as clothes in all sizes from baby to adult, knick-knacks, … more
Seekonk Congregational Church, UCC, 600 Fall River Ave, Seekonk. YARD Sale on Saturday, April 27th, from 8:30am-2pm. Giant Indoor/Outdoor Yard Sale, For $40, rent a table indoors (rain or shine) or a … more
Seekonk Congregational Church, UCC, 600 Fall River Ave, Seekonk, MA. Invites you to a Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner. Saturday, March 16th, Serving from 5pm-7pm. Take out is available. Tickets: … more

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