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The stalemate between the parent company of Stop & Shop Supermarkets and five local unions of United Food & Commercial Workers in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut concluded a sixth day … more
“We’ve seen a few people come and go, not as many as you’d expect," said Michael Rego, assistant grocery manager, picketing at the Metacom Avenue Stop & Shop in Bristol, where … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — Seeking the city’s assistance in creating a back-up source for its system, Bristol County Water Authority representatives recently presented East Providence officials... more
EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Police Department is seeking assistance from the general public in relation to its ongoing investigation into a string of automobile parts thefts.EPPD … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police investigators appear to have cracked an area automobile parts theft ring. Tipped off by other city public safety officials, EPPD personnel seized an … more
The Joint Finance Committee Tuesday night approved a 2.5 percent local spending increase into Bristol Warren schools for the 2019-20 school year, cutting well short the 8.5 percent increase the … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — St. Elizabeth Manor employee Victoria Woolard thought it might be fun for members of the staff to help out at the Good Neighbors Food Pantry in East Providence, something the … more
Seemingly overnight, car washes are a big business in Bristol. For a long time — since the late 1960s — there were a few self-service, coin-operated bays on Gooding Avenue, behind the … more
The East Bay Co-op girls hockey team pushed LaSalle Academy to the brink before falling in double overtime in game three of the state championship series, 3-2, on Monday night, March 11. The … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — “Preservation, Recreation and Sport,” the 34th Annual Rhode Island Statewide Preservation Conference, comes to East Providence on Saturday, April 6. The day-long … more
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