NORTH PROVIDENCE – Year two of the North Providence Village Festival in Centredale promises to be bigger and better than the successful inaugural event, say organizers, with several kinks and imperfections worked out.

The festival, with food, live music, vendors and other activities, runs this Friday, Sept. 9, from 4 to 10 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, from noon to 10 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 11, from noon to 6 p.m.

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Leslie lanni

Meanwhile Marieville is once again a slum with garbage and weeds flourishing!! No park...year after year....where is enforcement???

Bob Lincoln

On Sat, Sep 10, from noon to 3pm, Firefighters' Memorial Hall, basement of 1995 Smith St (old fire station) will have an open house. The hall has hundreds of pictures of North Providence firefighting history, memorabilia, equipment and tools used in firefighting over the years. All are welcome. We are also open by appointment at other times. See our Facebook page at

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