Gallery: Annual Agawam Hunt Father-Son Tennis Tournament

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Agawam Hunt Club in city was once again last week the site of one of the nation’s premier grass court tennis events, its 69th Annual Father-Son Invitational played Thursday …
Gallery: East Providence Central/Portsmouth Little League All-Stars

PORTSMOUTH — East Providence Central sent a contingent of youngsters to face host Portsmouth in the District 2 Little League Ron Silva 9-10 Minor Baseball Tournament. Portsmouth defeated …

East Providence Police arrest Verizon tech on voyeurism charges

EAST PROVIDENCE — In another local case involving a personal data breach, the East Providence Police Department announced the arrest of a Verizon technician on multiple charges Friday, July …

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State recommends avoiding contact with Turner Reservoir

EAST PROVIDENCE — The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) are advising people to avoid contact with Turner Reservoir due to a …

East Bay golfers vie for Rhode Island golf title

PAWTUCKET — Three of the four players to reach the semifinals of the 113th Rhode Island Golf Association State Amateur Championship being played this week at Ledgemont Country Club hailed from the …

East Providence's seasonal road repair schedule begins

EAST PROVIDENCE — The 2018 road repair season has begun in East Providence under the auspices of the city’s Department of Public Works and contractor J.H. Lynch & Sons Inc. Roadway and sidewalk …

Grand jury indicts Warren man for murder

The Rhode Island Statewide Grand Jury reported out an indictment on Wednesday, July 11, charging Warren resident Owen Morris with one count of murder.  It is alleged that Mr. Morris, who is …

East Providence celebrates Fourth of July with a bang

EAST PROVIDENCE — On a beautiful Tuesday night, July 3, East Providence residents poured into Pierce Field stadium to celebrate America’s Day of Independence with the annual fireworks display and …

Gallery: City Stars represent East Providence sections in Little League tourney

EAST PROVIDENCE —  The respective Little League District 2 All-Star tournaments continued over the last week, involving teams representing the East Providence Central, Riverside and …
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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: Support ‘Right to Treat’ bills

To the editor: My friend recently described her graduation from a prestigious MBA program years ago. She said,“At the commencement they said, ‘You have your degree, and it can never be taken …

Letter: On riding RIPTA

Letter: Senate needs to vote on animal abuse bill

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

Commentary: Satisfied with legal officials engaging in East Providence election matter

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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.