Piche: I spoke honestly, but no longer feel that way
NORTH PROVIDENCE - After leveling a one-sentence shot of criticism at challenger Shane Piche over his past "social media posts," incumbent Councilor Alice Brady is saying nothing further on the topic... more
Instruction focuses on what to do if an armed intruder enters a school
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Students and teachers in the North Providence school district are learning how to climb out windows, barricade doors and disrupt active shooters through a new nationally recognized... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The continued emphasis on subjects like math, reading and writing at North Providence High School has had a positive impact on SAT scores, says Supt. Melinda Smith, as students'... more
Brady, Piche haggle over parameters of the sessions
NORTH PROVIDENCE - A pair of debates previously planned for next week could be in jeopardy as the two candidates in the at-large race for Town Council continue to haggle over the parameters.
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Following the recent sentencing of perpetrators of a $3.6-million scheme to launder money and defraud the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) through a Providence... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - White Horse Electronic Cigarettes has opened its first retail store to a flurry of customers at 1375 Mineral Spring Ave. in the Opal Plaza. This is a company that owners say is... more
PROVIDENCE - North Providence resident Matthew Maurano has been promoted to assistant dean of admission at Providence College.
Maurano will be responsible for coordinating the Admission Ambassadors... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Leaders of Cub Scout Pack 33 have awarded their first scholarship to Aidan Grinnell, a local youth who has long looked forward to joining the Scouts.
Grinnell's parents nominated... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center announces the following programs.
On Thursday, Oct. 16, at 10:30 a.m., a representative from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Keven McKenna, a candidate for the state Senate District 17 seat, stated that, "The freedom to use an automobile is the key to exercising the voter's constitutional rights to... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - State Sen. Ed O'Neill, who is seeking re-election in Senate District 17, stated that during his three terms in the General Assembly, he has been a prime sponsor of a range of bills... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Incumbent Councilor Alice Brady has announced her goals for her next term in the at-large council seat.
"I was first elected at a time when trust in local government was at an all... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Shane Piche, independent challenger to incumbent Councilor Alice Brady, said this week that town residents have an important decision to make in November.
"For the past four plus... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The town will put on its annual Pumpkins in the Park spectacular on Friday, Oct. 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Notte Park off Douglas Avenue.
Mayor Charles Lombardi, in cooperation with... more
PROVIDENCE - Want to learn more about the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council? Enjoy a special paddle and refreshments on the Woonasquatucket River this Sunday, Oct. 19, starting at 4:30 p.m.... more