East Providence Police make several fentanyl-related busts

EAST PROVIDENCE — East Providence Police officers recently made a pair of narcotics arrests within hours of each other on the same day, one taking place a retail complex off Pawtucket Avenue …
East Providence girls' soccer squad seeks its footing in new league

EAST PROVIDENCE — After being one of two dominant teams in Division III the last few years, the East Providence High School girls’ soccer team recently opened up play in new digs, Division II, …

Board of Elections certifies Serodio’s narrow House 64 seat victory

Jose Serodio was officially declared the winner of the Democratic primary election for the State Representative District 64 seat, his narrow, 777-765 victory certified by the Rhode Island State Board …

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East Providence edges St. Raphael in league football opener

EAST PROVIDENCE — Fresh off a non-league win against Mt. Hope in the lead up to the league season, the East Providence High School football team opened its Division I regular season in the win …

RIDOT closing a portion of I-195 in East Providence overnight

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced a series of temporary overnight highway closures for a portion of I-195 in East Providence between the …

Video: Crescent Park Carousel staff recognized by national carousel association

EAST PROVIDENCE — Dozens of enthusiasts from across the country descended upon the historic Charles I. D. Looff Crescent Park Carousel Thursday morning, Sept. 13, when the National Carousel …

Names change, but EPHS girls’ volleyball team goals stay constant

By Mathew Galvao Sports Stringer The East Providence High School girls’ volleyball team have kicked off yet another season with big expectations earlier this week a year after taking North …

Portsmouth’s Welles wins J/24 Worlds

They won four years ago in Newport and now Portsmouth’s Will Welles and crew have captured the J/24 world championships once more, this time on a lake in Italy. Competing in a fleet of 89 boats, …

Election 2018: East Providence primary results

EAST PROVIDENCE — City residents went to the polls on a rainy Wednesday, Sept. 12, to cast their ballots in the 2018 primary election, though the first official winners from the evening came from …
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Townies would like a faster start to upcoming boys’ soccer slate

EAST PROVIDENCE — While they certainly appreciated the results of the regular season the previous two falls, the players and coaches of the East Providence High School boys’ soccer team would …

Chatfield reps local golf with US Am performance

Three with area ties vie for RIGA Jr. Amateur golf titles

Riverside beats Rumford for District 2 All-Star title

Gallery: Riverside, Warren baseball All-Stars

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Weaver Library Farmers Market celebrates fifth summer season

EAST PROVIDENCE — The “little engine that could” or more aptly “the little weekly gathering that could” marks a noteworthy achievement this year as the Weaver Library Farmers Market …

Gallery: Crescent Park Carousel 'Cruise Nights'

A light, flaky pastry for Easter dessert

Blueberries, lemon and ricotta all in one tasty muffin

A cozy winter brunch dish for a crowd or just the family

Opinion
Letter: Arlene needs to clarify her column

To the editor: Dear Arlene, your Barrington Times article about immigration needs some clarification. To state that Melania Trump came into this country twice illegally is inaccurate at …

Letter: Support ‘Right to Treat’ bills

Letter: On riding RIPTA

Letter: Senate needs to vote on animal abuse bill

Letter: Let’s stop the fear-mongering over sea level rise

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