Advantage…Townies

EAST PROVIDENCE — It was a day expectedly full of firsts for the East Providence High School girls’ tennis team as the Townies christened the new complex on campus with a resounding 7-0 …
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East Providence Police officers will soon use body cameras
EAST PROVIDENCE — Years in the works, East Providence Police officers will soon join their brethren who use body cameras after … Read More
Inflation, increased need put pressure on East Bay Food Pantry
Inflation, combined with a decreased focus on the pandemic and the food insecurity it caused, has led to increased need for the … Read More
Portsmouth High volleyball team falls to Townies, 3-2 (photos)
PORTSMOUTH — The Patriots’ varsity girls’ volleyball team lost a non-conference match against East Providence on the road … Read More
Sports
Gallery: EPFD/EPPD Charity Softball Game
EAST PROVIDENCE — "The Battle of the Badges" charity softball game between members of the East Providence Firefighters Local 850 and … Read More
Gallery: EPHS football falls to Cumberland
EAST PROVIDENCE —  The East Providence High School football team, coming off a fine win over St. Raphael in its Division II … Read More
EPHS cross country teams step off 2022 seasons
EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence High School cross country teams continued their respective 2022 regular seasons in recent … Read More
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Letter: Ending private school caps is a bad idea

To the editor:I would like to commend the East Providence Post for the high degree of editorial bravery displayed in your call to divert a higher amount of tax dollars from the general fund towards …

Commentary: Bad behavior by coaches, parents and fans must stop

Editorial: End the cap on private school scholarships

Election season reaches a milestone, as Primary Day passes

Challengers take their shots at McKee, who dismisses and deflects

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