North Providence

Town brings back K-9 unit

NORTH PROVIDENCE – A $25,000 grant from the Stanton Foundation will help make a longtime goal of re-establishing a K-9 unit in town a reality. Chief David Tikoian said he’s pleased to announce the... more

Targeted enforcement aims to halt Notte Park nuisances

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Police began an enhanced enforcement effort at Notte Park/Camp Meehan on Friday evening, July 12, and Chief David Tikoian said there’s already been noticeable improvement in the... more

Signal changes coming to Mineral Spring, Charles

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The State Traffic Commission has reconsidered an earlier decision not to make traffic signal changes at the busy intersection of Mineral Spring Avenue and Charles Street, and is... more

National Night Out, musical acts introduce new amphitheater to public

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town will host a series of summer events to introduce the new amphitheater near the Meehan Overlook at Notte Park. All events are free. “It’s going to be really good to... more

Ordinance curtailing animal breeding in homes up for vote

NORTH PROVIDENCE – A proposed local law designed to curtail breeding of animals for profit in residential zones is up for a vote of the Town Council’s ordinance subcommittee tonight, July 24.... more

Union Free Library lists summertime fun programs

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The Mayor Salvatore Mancini Union Free Library and Cultural Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave., announces the following programs. • Reader Theatre: Mondays at 11:30 a.m., July 29 and... more

EPA proposes changes to cleanup of Centredale Manor Superfund Site

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed modifications to the cleanup remedy at the Centredale Manor Restoration Project Superfund Site, located in the area of the... more