Beginning at 12:45 p.m. on Memorial Day, May 30, the following North Providence streets will be closed as residents honor the town's lost soldiers with a parade and ceremony:
Streets along Mineral... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town is set to get nearly 40 roads repaved as part of the 2016 paving season, said Public Works Director Bernie Salvatore this week.
Salvatore isn’t releasing the list of roads... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Students from North Providence High School scored their best finish ever at the state’s National History Day competition last month and will now head to nationals at the University... more
Money is set aside to hire a grant writer
NORTH PROVIDENCE – School Supt. Melinda Smith says educators in North Providence understand the necessity of seeking alternative funds to develop enrichment programs and provide additional... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Members of the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council and artist and educator Brent Bachelder designed a mural with North Providence High School students, and community volunteers... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The reconstruction of Woonasquatucket Avenue is on budget and about a month ahead of schedule, said Department of Transportation spokesman Charles St. Martin this week.
The work... more
Young designers contributing to clothing line include NP’s Coppola
LINCOLN – For Tina Melo, fashion design has always been her passion, but with her latest collection created by children, she hopes a message will go far beyond the runway stage to help victims of... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi invites everyone for the ninth annual Memorial Day parade on Monday, May 30. The parade will leave North Providence High School at 1 p.m. and conclude at... more
PROVIDENCE – The Senate last week voted to approve legislation introduced by state Sen. Stephen Archambault, a Democrat from District 22, Smithfield, North Providence, Johnston, that would add post-... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The St. Joseph School of Nursing, located on the campus of Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, held graduation ceremonies for its 114th class on May 13 at the Cathedral of Saints Peter... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Salvatore Mancini Resource & Activity Center, at 2 Atlantic Blvd., will hold a special Memorial Day event in addition to its weekly activities.
A Memorial Day Celebration will... more
PROVIDENCE – National Grid is reminding residents that the broad swaths of open ground that high-voltage power lines run through are private property where unauthorized access is against the law and... more
PROVIDENCE – Operation Clean Government’s “Candidate School 2016” is a daylong, non-partisan educational seminar on how to run for political office. Welcoming those who may be considering a run for... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Post Card Club, organized on May 25, 1958, celebrates its 58th birthday at its next meeting on Sunday, May 29, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus,15... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Registration is now open for the Rhode Island Tree Council’s Spring Tree Stewards education course to be held on Thursday, June 2, at the Franciscan Mission of Mary’s Peace Barn at... more