North Providence

Officials doing final review of animal shelter architects

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Police Chief Arthur Martins said this week that a thorough review of two finalist architectural firms that are bidding to design the new North Providence Animal Shelter on... more

Town seeks to resolve noise, parking complaints at local church

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Town officials are taking steps to address safety and noise complaints at Shiloh Gospel Temple, 974 Charles St. A neighbor of the church last month complained of late-night noise... more

Tri-County offering community COVID-19 vaccine clinic

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Tri-County Community Action Agency has announced it will be offering a second community COVID-19 vaccine clinic tomorrow, Thursday, March 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Tri-... more

Officials: Lining is an alternative to speed humps, stop signs

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – Rather than just adding more stop signs or speed humps to a town already littered with both types of devices, town officials are trying to take a more common-sense approach to... more

Residents connect with police at Coffee with a Cop event

NORTH PROVIDENCE – After venturing out in a chilly rain last Saturday morning, residents were greeted with hot coffee and pastries at the North Providence Public Safety Complex where local police... more

Nearly 900 more residents vaccinated at town clinic

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town’s vaccination totals continue to perform better than expected after a second vaccine clinic where 900 more residents were inoculated against COVID-19 last Saturday. Mayor... more

Lombardi seeks moratorium on exceptions for undersized lots

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi is seeking a temporary halt on zoning variances for homes on undersized resident lots as town officials look to fix discrepancies in local code. Lombardi... more

Library offers meditation and book club

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Library announces the following programs. • Guided Meditation with Mary will be held virtually on Thursday, March 11, at 6:30 p.m. Join Mary Scannell for this... more

St. Patrick/St. Joseph Celebration set for March 20

NORTH PROVIDENCE – A St. Patrick/St. Joseph Celebration will be held on Saturday, March 20, at 6 p.m., at the Knights of Columbus Dillon Council, 1675 Douglas Ave. The menu will include soup, corned... more