Public hearing is next Monday, April 28
NORTH PROVIDENCE - A plan by a for-profit hospital group to purchase the financially troubled Our Lady of Fatima Hospital could be all but done by next month, bringing future new tax revenue for the... more
Lombardi says her actions will cost taxpayers $250,000
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Town Council President Kristen Catanzaro is questioning why local police would give $150,000 to the southern Rhode Island town of Hopkinton's Police Department if they're truly... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - While officials still have their sights set on a major overhaul of the town's school buildings that could cost up to $100 million, the limited availability of Rhode Island... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The School Committee has agreed to continue to provide health insurance to an administrator resigning June 30.
Lori Facha, the assistant principal at Dr. E. A. Ricci Middle School... more
Man arrested on cocaine charges
Kevin Hernandez, 23, was arrested by the Rhode Island State Police drug task force last week after being caught with 7.3 ounces of cocaine in his apartment.
NORTH PROVIDENCE - On Monday, May 26, the streets from North Providence High School to Governor Notte Park will be closed from 1 to 2 p.m. for the town's Memorial Day Parade. Town officials apologize... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The North Providence Police Department, 1967 Mineral Spring Ave., will host a drug take-back event this Saturday, April 26. Police are once again partnering with the U.S.... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The North Providence Memorial Day Parade Committee is seeking the public's assistance in honoring town military veterans who have died. All are invited to submit names and have... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The St. Anthony Holy Name Society will hold its annual May breakfast on Saturday, May 3, from 7 to 11 a.m. in the St. Anthony Parish Center, 1413 Mineral Spring Ave.
The cost is $... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., announces the following events.
Free blood pressure screenings will be offered on Monday, April 28, from 10 a.... more
The Treasury Young Leader Award was presented to 41 students, including Edwin Dougal, a junior at North Providence High School. Dougal, who has led fundraisers for the school yearbook and North... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The 63rd National Day of Prayer will be celebrated on Thursday, May 1. The local event will start at noon in Town Council Chambers at North Providence Town Hall, located at 2000... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - AARP North Providence Chapter 4580 will meet Thursday, April 24, at 1 p.m., in the Dillon Council Knights of Council Knights of Columbus, Douglas Avenue.
The guest speaker will be... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Greystone Elementary School's Drama Club will perform "The Little Mermaid, Jr." on Thursday, May 8, and Friday, May 9, at 6 p.m.
The show takes place at North Providence High... more
PROVIDENCE - Students at Ricci Middle School will perform a staged reading of select passages from Elie Wiesel's "Night," as part of a presentation by Trinity Repertory Company and the Holocaust... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Diabetes is an epidemic, say officials from Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, and recognizing that informed individuals are better able to manage the complex disease, the Diabetes... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The following students were named to the Principal's Club at the Stephen Olney School: Natalia Beale, Joseph Vitolo, Joshua Kruppa, Jonah Walsh, Isabella Giammarco, Juliana... more