North Providence

Lombardi wants new artificial turf field at high school

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NORTH PROVIDENCE - Mayor Charles Lombardi says it's high time the town has a high school football field that's in line with some of its neighboring communities, and he believes residents are willing... more

Coogan, helpers complete first leg of new trail system at Camp Meehan

NORTH PROVIDENCE - Local Boy Scout Noah Coogan and a few dozen friends got the ambitious effort to establish a trail system in North Providence started last Saturday with a full day of hard work at... more

Manfredi: Give millions back in property tax relief

Lombardi: Relief appropriate, but wants reduced car taxes, new roads
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NORTH PROVIDENCE - This town will make its last $2.3 million payment on a five-year deficit reduction bond next spring, and town residents have many ideas for what to do with the extra money once the... more

Planning Board gives conditional nod to plan for Spardello's property

NORTH PROVIDENCE - Town planners last week approved the master plan for a major land development of the former Spardello's Men's Clothiers property at 1483 Mineral Spring Ave., effectively moving... more

Windsor at Brentwood sold

NORTH PROVIDENCE - Windsor at Brentwood, a 240-apartment community on Smithfield Road, sold for $25.8 million last week, according to CBRE/New England. Bower Hill Associates, an affiliate of GID... more

Fired Corrente says he regrets his actions

NORTH PROVIDENCE - Glenn Corrente, the town's former public works director who was fired two weeks ago as a response to his handling of a controversy over the condition of town parks, said this week... more

Lombardi wins 'Fire Bowl' bet with Polisena

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JOHNSTON - The first Fire Bowl flag football game between the firefighters from North Providence and Johnston last Thursday ended as a 7-0 win for the North Providence Fire Fighters Local 2334 over... more

AARP Chapter 4580 meets Thursday

NORTH PROVIDENCE - AARP North Providence Chapter 4580 will meet this Thursday, Nov. 20, at 1 p.m. at the Dillon Council Knights of Columbus, 1675 Douglas Ave. The guest speaker will be a... more

Vendors needed for Centredale PTO Elf Shop

NORTH PROVIDENCE - Centredale Elementary School's PTO is seeking interested vendors for the annual Elf Shop on Wednesday, Dec. 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. Each vendor will have a basket of their product... more

Centredale names Feinstein Jr. Scholars

NORTH PROVIDENCE - The following students have been named Feinstein Jr. Scholars at Centredale Elementary School. September: Aaron Chellel, Issac Remy, Seth Pimentel, Evan Garneau, Lacey Esposito,... more

NP AARP seeks members

NORTH PROVIDENCE - AARP North Providence Chapter 4580 is seeking new members. The group meets on the fourth Thursday of each month, except July and August, at 1 p.m. in the Knights of Columbus Hall... more