Gallery: EPHS Unified Volleyball League

The East Providence High School Unified League volleyball team fell to Chariho, 2-1, in the Division IV playoff championship match held recently at the Delaney Gymnasium on the Johnson & Wales …
RIDOT announces Washington Bridge traffic pattern change

PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) has announced a traffic pattern change for a section of the Washington Bridge, which carries I-195 West from East Providence to …

Committee hears several items pertaining to new EPHS project

EAST PROVIDENCE — Among the many items on a fully loaded docket for the November 13 School Committee meeting the board unanimously approved measures related to construction of the proposed new …

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Snow, as expected, causes problems on East Providence roads

EAST PROVIDENCE — The first snowfall of the 2018-19 season landed several inches on the ground and made for some tricky traveling for motorists throughout the state and in city. According to …

East Providence Mayor-elect DaSilva begins transition process

EAST PROVIDENCE — Nearly a week after he was selected by residents as East Providence’s first duly-chosen chief executive officer, Mayor-elect Roberto DaSilva was still coming to grips with his …

Superintendent lauds voter approval for new EPHS funding

EAST PROVIDENCE — In a letter sent to families, staff and residents of the city, Superintendent Kathryn M. Crowley expressed her appreciation for voter approval of Question 4 on the November 6 …

Route 6 Papa Gino's remains open despite earlier reports

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Papa Gino’s Restaurant located at 80 Highland Ave./Route 6 in city at the border with Seekonk, which was initially tabbed as one of the regional pizzeria’s operations to …

Libraries, EPPC present ‘Prescription for Parents’ addiction seminar

EAST PROVIDENCE — The next chapter in the continuing opioid epidemic awareness joint effort between the East Providence Prevention Coalition and East Providence Public Libraries takes place Monday …

East Providence council gives first passage to amended Chevron TIF agreement

EAST PROVIDENCE — In a meeting that had more acrimony than accomplishment, the City Council, Wednesday night, Nov. 7, did approve one significant piece of legislation by giving the first of two …
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Sports
Upstart Knights upset Townies in D-I football playoffs

EAST PROVIDENCE — Unfortunately for the East Providence High School football team things started poorly for the Townies in their Division I championship tournament quarterfinal contest against …

Gallery: EPHS girls' volleyball

Townies secure football playoff berth with late win over West

East Providence High School boys' soccer team fails to claim playoff bid in final home game

Gallery: East Providence High School girls' soccer

Things to Do
Common Fence Music’s Fall Moon Festival is Saturday

NEWPORT — One of Common Fence Music’s most impressive lineup of singer-songwriters will be sharing the stage Saturday night, Nov. 3, for the second annual Fall Moon Festival.

Weaver Library Farmers Market celebrates fifth summer season

Gallery: Crescent Park Carousel 'Cruise Nights'

A light, flaky pastry for Easter dessert

Blueberries, lemon and ricotta all in one tasty muffin

Opinion
Column: A new East Providence High School would be an historic achievement

Any way you look at it, November 6th will be an historic one in the City of East Providence. We’ll establish a City Council with four year terms. For the first time ever, we’ll choose our …

Letter: Vote 'yes' on Question 3 ballot measure

Letter: Do you really know what the Progressives stand for?

Editorial: A fine vista revived

Letter: I never liked 'gentlemen's agreement'

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Mike Rego has worked at East Bay Newspapers since 2001, helping the company launch The Westport Shorelines. He soon after became a Sports Editor, spending the next 10-plus years in that role before taking over as editor of The East Providence Post in February of 2012. To contact Mike to submit information, suggest story ideas or photo opportunities, etc., email mrego@eastbaynewspapers.com.