North Providence

NP police hand out more traffic summonses in 2017

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Police ramped up traffic enforcement in 2017, sharply increasing the number of summonses issued, according to an annual report released by the North Providence Police Department.... more

Triplet Abby Angelone plans fundraiser in sister’s memory

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Abigail Angelone has spent much of her 15 years wondering why. Why, as a triplet, was she born without the serious health concerns of her sisters? Why, after her first sister,... more

Marieville up next for town’s lead water pipe replacement

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town continued on its march toward the goal of becoming the only lead-free water pipe community in the state last week, winning praise from residents on efforts to prevent a... more

Senior center memberships push past 700

New programs, staff being added
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Staff at the Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center say membership at the town-run senior center is now at more than 700 and climbing each day. The center had 400 of those... more

Goho named Interscholastic League’s Administrator of the Year

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Interscholastic League has named Joseph Goho its 2018 Administrator of the Year. Goho, who is principal of North Providence High School and vice chairman of the... more

Kasapoglu spells his way through eight rounds in state bee

LINCOLN – After spelling more than 20 words over 2 1/2 hours, Lincoln Middle School 8th-grader Lohith Chatragadda won the Rhode Island State Spelling Bee on his home turf last Saturday, correctly... more

NP Police Department holding Community Roll Call on March 29

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Police Department will hold its new outreach initiative, the Community “Roll Call” Forum, on Thursday, March 29, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the cafeteria of... more

Ricci Middle lists second quarter honors

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The following students have been named to the second quarter honor roll and merit list at Dr. E. A. Ricci Middle School. Grade 8 Honor Roll: Ena Agbenya, Francesca Albanese,... more