Board also starts process for allowing public input
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The 1950s-style platform that Town Council members sit on as they conduct municipal business could soon be demolished as part of a complete overhaul of council chambers on the... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – A bridge that serves as a key connecting point between North Providence and Johnston is badly in need of being redone, but officials from the Rhode Island Department of... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town escaped the two snowstorms of the past week relatively unscathed when it came to calls of complaint from residents, said Mayor Charles Lombardi, and he’s taking the quiet... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town could soon have new covered trash totes and privatized street sweeping services under proposals from a pair of Town Council members.
Freshman Councilor Stephen DiLorenzo... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – About 70 to 75 town businesses have been operating without a trade name certificate, or license to do business with the town.
A town employee will soon be visiting businesses to... more
PROVIDENCE – Concerned with an uptick in assaults on delivery people, Senate Majority Leader Dominick Ruggerio, of Senate District 4, Providence and North Providence, has introduced legislation to... more
CUMBERLAND – A manufacturer’s recall of some Kidde... more
Parishioners from Syria, Iraq share thoughts on immigration ban, separation from families in homeland
LINCOLN – Within the hall of a church in Lincoln, founded by Syrian immigrants in the early 1900s, sat a group of about 100 people for a coffee hour after Mass.
This particular coffee hour at Saint... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The following students have been named Feinstein Jr. Scholars for January at the Centredale School:
Sophia Deware, Arron Burke, Cole Richard, Elise Papineau, Zachary Webley,... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The CharterCARE Foundation is accepting applications for proposals to administer preventative oral health programs, such as education and wellness visits, and corrective dental... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence High School Class of 1967 will celebrate its 50-year reunion on Saturday, Aug. 19, at the Meehan Overlook at Notte Park.
The $67 per person price includes a... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – North Providence AARP Chapter 4580 will meet on Thursday, March 2, at 1 p.m., at Church of the Presentation, 1981 Mineral Spring Ave. The speaker will be Dino Autiello. Guests are... more
Feb. 20 will mark the 14th anniversary of the Station Nightclub fire, the fourth-largest nightclub fire in U.S. history.
Dave Kane, father of the youngest victim of the fire, 18-year-old Nicholas O... more