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EAST PROVIDENCE — The Board of Trustees of St. Mary Academy - Bay View announced on Wednesday, July 5, the appointment of Sister of Mercy, Sr. Marybeth Beretta, as the new President of Bay View … more
The Mt. Hope High School Band played on Hope Street Tuesday morning in the Bristol Fourth of July Parade. more
EAST PROVIDENCE — Dr. Cheri Guerra, Principal, and Mr. Gregory McCarthy, Assistant Principal, of Riverside Middle School have announced the Honor Roll for the 2016-2017 Fourth Quarter. Honors are … more
The local school department recently selected the group of people who will help the district build its next strategic plan.  The strategic plan steering committee includes 10 … more
Barrington school officials recently postponed the implementation of standards-based grading at the middle school level. Barrington administrators had planned to switch from the traditional … more
EAST PROVIDENCE — Alleged predatory behavior 40 years ago at one of the area's most prestigious preparatory schools has surfaced in recent weeks. The East Providence Police Department announced … more
Mt. Hope High School junior Grace Moclair has achieved history, becoming the first student to be named to the All American Girls Lacrosse team. “It’s unreal. When I heard this I was in … more
Colt Andrews Principal Kate Wolf presents this year’s President’s Education Awards for Outstanding Academic Excellence to fifth grade students at today’s Moving On Ceremony. The award was based … more
Years ago, Steve Brosnihan started the Good Night Lights project. The Bristol resident who shares his cartoon talents with patients at Hasbro Children's Hospital was looking for a simple way to … more
Nicole Galipeau never shies from a challenge, according to those who work with her. Whether its securing grants for special projects, coordinating school-wide academic programs or leading her daily … more
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