East Providence arrest suspect in stabbing

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Police Department has arrested the suspect in a stabbing incident earlier in the day, August 16. Kermit Fleming, 48, of 60 Evergreen Drive, was taken into …

East Providence Police arrest two in robbery/shooting incident

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police officers have arrested two suspects from Providence in a shooting during a robbery attempt at a residence near the intersection of Waterman Avenue and Green …
Candidates' forum is Sept. 5 in East Providence

Two Barrington residents who are running for the District 66 seat in the Rhode Island House of Representatives will meet in a candidates' forum. The event will be held at Martin Middle School in …

Police seek target in East Providence robbery

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Police Department issued a press release late Saturday afternoon, Aug. 11, seeking assistance from the public in locating the target of a robbery …

Taunton Avenue ramp shuts at times due to Washington Bridge repair

PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding motorists of the upcoming long-term closure of the Gano Street (Exit 3) off-ramp on I-195 West in Providence. …

One injured in East Providence shooting

EAST PROVIDENCE — Elements from outside the city were responsible for a shooting Friday, Aug. 10, in East Providence, according to local law enforcement officials. Late Friday evening, EPPD …

Sports
Three with area ties vie for RIGA Jr. Amateur golf titles
EAST PROVIDENCE — Three golfers with area ties were among the finalists of the 2018 Rhode Island Golf Association Jr. Amateur … Read More
Riverside beats Rumford for District 2 All-Star title
EAST PROVIDENCE — The Riverside Little League entry emerged from the losers' bracket to defeat previously unbeaten intra-city rival … Read More
Gallery: Riverside, Warren baseball All-Stars
WARREN — Teams from the Warren and Riverside Little Leagues met Monday night, July 23, in the losers' bracket final of the Ron … Read More
Obituaries
William A. Mac Intosh, 83, formerly of East Providence William A. Mac Intosh, Jr., 83 of Jamestown and formerly of East Providence, passed away on June 9, 2018. Bill was the son of the late William A. Mac Intosh and Edna Jeannette (Lavoie) Mac Intosh and …
Wayne M. Turchetta, 50, Riverside Wayne M. Turchetta, 50, of Riverside, died Sunday June 3, 2018 at home. He was the husband of Kristine (Parisi) Turchetta. Wayne was born in Providence a son o the late Joseph and Lorraine (Cabral) …
Election 2018
Few surprises come from East Providence election signatures deadline
EAST PROVIDENCE — As of the 4 o’clock Monday afternoon, July 16, deadline to submit nomination papers with signatures of … Read More
Several primaries could occur during 2018 East Providence election cycle
EAST PROVIDENCE — Per the 4 p.m. deadline on Wednesday, June 27, the field of potential candidates for the 2018 election cycle in … Read More
Maiaa among those seeking first-ever elected mayor post in East Providence
EAST PROVIDENCE — The initial group of prospective candidates seeking office in city during the 2018 election cycle cast their lots … Read More
Opinion
Letter: It’s critical to protect the truth (and free press)

There is a “Puck” cartoon from 1888 which caricatures the “evil spirits of the modern daily press” as grotesque elves running loose, presumedly to infect the readers and local …

Letter: Cassar is intelligent, thoughtful, savvy

Letter: Concern over chemical spraying on bike path

Letter: Arlene needs to clarify her column

Letter: Setting the record straight on Gaspee Project

Legal Notices
East Providence Legal Notices - Aug. 16, 2018 These Legal Notices were published in the Aug. 16 edition of the East Providence Post.

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