NORTH PROVIDENCE – State Police have officially rejected the idea of investigating problems in the North Providence Police Department, saying they’ll check back after the September primary to see if... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town secured its first $1,000 check for an event at the new Camp Meehan recreation building earlier this month. The payment for an all-day family reunion should be the first of... more
Promotional campaign will start after primary
NORTH PROVIDENCE – A small committee has begun preliminary work to figure out how local students would be moved around if voters approve a $75 million bond and new schools are built.
If the $75... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – A developer who was proposing building a second home on a Jane Street property withdrew his request prior to an Aug. 10 meeting of the North Providence Zoning Board.
Town Planner... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – William Deware says William O’Brien isn’t progressive enough. O’Brien wants to know how much more progressive he could possibly be.
Deware, 35, who is challenging the incumbent... more
The Valley Breeze is providing local candidates the opportunity to share their views once a week leading up to the primary election on Tuesday, Sept. 13. It will offer candidates the same opportunity... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayoral candidate Kristen Catanzaro has announced that economic development will be a priority in her administration. She “strongly” criticized Mayor Charles Lombardi’s “lack of... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi said in a news release that “it has been extremely gratifying to have served the residents of North Providence as their mayor during the last nine years.”
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Nicholas Mukamambogo, candidate for School Committee District 1, says he has the “experience and passion” for “education and education systems.”
“This office is very important to... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Incumbent School Committee member Gina Picard, a lifelong town resident, is running to keep her District 1 seat.
“As a School Committee representative, ensuring our entire student... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Bill Deware, a candidate for House District 54, says he’s running to “bring integrity and responsibility back to government.”
“We all have our mistakes and our achievements. I own... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE – Rep. William O’Brien, the Democratic incumbent in House District 54, vows to continue to fight for needed resources to improve public schools if re-elected to the House of... more
LINCOLN – Senate Democratic candidate Keven McKenna, of Lincoln, is requesting that the Rhode Island Supreme Court hear his objection to Thomas Paolino’s run for the Senate District 17 seat.
At the... more