NORTH PROVIDENCE - A local councilman is calling on the Rhode Island Department of Transportation to do something about the crumbling Route 146 overpass over Mineral Spring Avenue before it's too... more
Journal will also reimburse for snowblower damage
NORTH PROVIDENCE - A representative of The Providence Journal has agreed to meet Councilor Raymond DeStefanis halfway on his request to have the free weekly Projo Express editions dropped at doors... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Town Council will hold an all-day budget session on Thursday where Mayor Charles Lombardi and his department heads will answer questions on hundreds of line items.
Two big... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The North Providence School Committee has joined Cumberland, Lincoln and North Smithfield in asking the state to place a moratorium on charter schools until the fair funding... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Town officials are set to buy a residential property next door to Town Hall, a purchase Mayor Charles Lombardi says will allow them to alleviate some of the long-term parking... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Students in the marine trades program at Ricci and Birchwood middle schools will learn the art of boat building this summer, thanks to a $12,000 grant from Cox Charities.
While the... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The United Nurses and Allied Professionals, Rhode Island's largest health care union, announced last month that the service and maintenance personnel at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Due to a "generous donation" to a fledgling adult recreation league in town, registration fees are now $45 for everyone instead of $85 for individuals and $75 for each person... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center announces the following events.
The program Stroke Awareness and Rehabilitation will be presented on Thursday, May 7, at 10:30 a... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The North Providence Jets Youth Football and Cheerleading League will host a bingo fundraiser on Friday, May 8, 6:30 p.m., at the Elks Lodge, 326 Farnum Pike, Smithfield.
Play 10... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Mayor Salvatore Mancini Union Free Public Library and Cultural Center will be closed through this Friday, May 8, for a second-floor facelift made possible by a grant from The... more
PROVIDENCE - National Grid and the Boston Red Sox awarded a $1,000 scholarship to Gianna Giammarco, of North Providence, through the Rhode Island Red Sox Service Scholarship program.
National Grid... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Diabetes Management Center at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital is offering weekly two-hour classes on diabetes management beginning this Thursday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to noon.... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The North Central Chamber of Commerce will host a "Ladies & Lipstick" event, Health, Wellness & Connections, on Tuesday, May 12, from 9 to 10:30 a.m., at Our Lady of Fatima... more
PROVIDENCE - The Instruments for Children Program of the Rhode Island Rhythm and Blues Preservation Society is reaching out to potential donors of used or new musical instruments for children in... more