North Providence

Lombardi delivers evidence against firefighter Campbell

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi hand-delivered evidence collected against disabled firefighter Stephen Campbell to the Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island for review. The material... more

North Providence High to kick off health pathway studies

District partnering with RIC, CCRI, medical community to allow students to jump-start careers
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Starting next August, incoming North Providence High School freshmen will get the chance to start working toward a career in health services, with the possibility of graduating in... more

Owner of ‘eyesore’ building has until Dec. 13 to shore it up to legal code or face demolition

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – The owner of the run-down building at the corner of Mineral Spring Avenue and Smithfield Road has until Dec. 13 to fix it up to legal code or face a court-ordered demolition.... more

Newly-elected Paolino sets his priorities for District 17

The senator plans to serve on education, finance and environment committees
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NORTH PROVIDENCE – Throughout his campaign, Thomas Paolino maintained that his focus was on ridding the state of corruption, repealing the car tax and eliminating truck tolls, and now he’s adding a... more

Presentation Church opens arms to parishioners from Goretti Church

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Members of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in North Providence are welcoming members of the recently closed St. Maria Goretti Catholic Church just over the line... more

Experience glorious dysfunction with Ant’ny Claus’

NORTH PROVIDENCE – For six years, the Ant’ny Claus family has been entertaining Rhode Islanders with the story of Santa’s younger brother, a second fiddle to the more famous Claus who’s also known as... more

Tickets for mayor’s Holiday Soiree on sale

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The Mayor Charles Lombardi Holiday Soiree is planned for Saturday, Dec. 10, at Twin River in Lincoln. Anyone who wants to attend but doesn’t have a ticket yet is urged to call 401... more

Learn to make cheese in NP on Thursday

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Public Library will host a demonstration on how to make mozzarella and ricotta cheese this Thursday, Dec. 1, starting at 6:30 p.m. Learn how to take one gallon... more

Mancini Center celebrates 125 years of basketball

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center will celebrate the 125th anniversary of basketball as well as many other events in December. On Thursday, Dec. 1, the center... more

Birthday Club

Dec. 3 Happy Birthday, Christine Sousa! From Steve, Zack, Josh and Ava. Dec. 15 Charlotte Gibb, Happy Birthday, we love you! Nonna and Papa Dec. 16 Ava Sousa, Happy Birthday, we love you! Mom, Dad,... more

Dispose of household hazardous waste Saturday

JOHNSTON – Residents can safely dispose of household hazardous waste this Saturday, Dec. 3, from 8 a.m. to noon at Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation’s Eco-Depot, at 65 Shun Pike, in Johnston... more