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No. Prov. aces First Amendment audit, wins global kudos

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – When a YouTube watchdog group with a camera showed up to Town Hall last week, Chief of Staff Dick Fossa made the town proud, said Mayor Charlie Lombardi. Fossa’s response to a... more

NPPD ramps up DUI enforcement

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Chief of Police David Tikoian said a review of the department’s arrest numbers this week related to motorists driving under the influence of alcohol showed such impressive results... more

National Grid says no to selling Charlotte Street lot, but neighbors press on

NORTH PROVIDENCE – National Grid officials do not intend to sell their property at 1 Charlotte St., Mayor Charles Lombardi confirmed this week, putting a serious crimp in an initiative by members of... more

Developer withdraws plan for Marconi Street condos

NORTH PROVIDENCE – A proposal for a 30-unit condo project in a single-family residential neighborhood on Marconi Street has been withdrawn, said Town Planner David Westcott. Westcott said the... more

One-way issues among quality of life concerns up for discussion

NORTH PROVIDENCE – A series of issues seen as key to preserving quality of life in town are on the docket for discussion this Thursday, June 20, including rules on speeding and traffic, mattress... more

North Providence teen to compete in Distinguished Young Women competition

MOBILE, Ala. – Bailey Campbell, of North Providence, traveled to Mobile, Ala., on June 17 to participate in the 62nd Distinguished Young Women National Finals on June 27, 28 and 29 at the Mobile... more

Nesselbush wins ‘Make a Difference’ award

PROVIDENCE – State Sen. Donna Nesselbush, of District 15, Pawtucket, North Providence, has been honored with the “Make a Difference” award for her groundbreaking work for immigrants, especially the... more

Marieville cleanup planned Saturday

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Neighbors, town firefighters, local businesses and the North Providence Department of Public Works will get together this Saturday, June 22, to clean up the Marieville area. The... more

Mancini Center offers grief support group; book club meets June 26

NORTH PROVIDENCE – The North Providence Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., announces the following programs. • The Grief Support Group, provided by Beacon Hospice, will meet Thursday, June 20, from 1... more