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Committee ratifies new school bus contract in East Providence

EAST PROVIDENCE — Following a roughly one-hour period of discussion, the School Committee at a special session held Tuesday night, June 30, approved a new contract with the district’s …
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DEM plans high-visibility boating enforcement patrols July 3-5
PROVIDENCE — With the approach of the Fourth of July bringing warmer, sunnier weather, boats will soon be dotting Narragansett Bay … Read More
East Providence’s Weaver Library Farmers’ Market opens July 9
EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence Public Library has confirmed the opening of the Weaver Library Farmers’ Market on Thursday, … Read More
Police Chiefs' Association announces ‘Twenty for 2020’ campaign
PROVIDENCE — The 48 police chiefs that comprise the municipal, campus, state and environmental police departments of Rhode … Read More
Sports
Riverside Post 10 Juniors expect to vie in one-off summer baseball competition
EAST PROVIDENCE — Some good news has apparently emerged from what has been a rather bleak period for local youth sports due to … Read More
Bay View rowers place second in virtual erg National Championships
EAST PROVIDENCE — Freshman Lindsey Williams along with sophomore Emma Leary recently teamed to place second in the Under-17 … Read More
New EPHS softball coach’s debut is delayed, but not deterred
EAST PROVIDENCE — Around this time of year, if everything was as usual, and of course it isn’t, Katie Kenahan would likely … Read More
Obituaries
Jonathan B. Miller, 36, East Providence Jonathan B. Miller, MBA, 36, formerly of East Providence, died peacefully at home on May 30, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Providence, a beloved son of Dr. Kevin G. Miller and …
Joan M. O’Connell, 88, Barrington Joan M. (Thibert) O’Connell, 88, formerly of Tanglewood Drive, Barrington died peacefully on May 21, 2020 at the Hallworth House, Providence surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of …
Opinion
Letter: Candidates need your signatures to get on the ballot

To the editor: It's signature season! From now until July 10, candidates across the state are seeking signatures to get on the ballot. In order to get on a ballot, candidates file a paper with …

Letter: Memories remain even if Metacomet goes

Letter: Metacomet should remain open space

Letter: Metacomet proposal impacts entire city

Commentary: I miss my dad each Father’s Day and salute him for days and weeks beyond

Legal Notices
East Providence Legal Notices – April 30, 2020 These Legal Notices were published in the East Providence Post on April 30.

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