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NPHS celebrates Class of 2019

227 proud graduates walk the stage at the VMA
PROVIDENCE – For the second consecutive year, a flash mob dance party broke out during North Providence High School’s graduation last Thursday, when Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’” began to play... more

Law in NP would ban outdoor defecation

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – The smell in one local neighborhood has gotten so bad that residents there say they can’t use their yards and pools. The source of the offending odors is not animal excrement, as... more

NP’s recycling efforts show little improvement

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town saw five recycling loads rejected at Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corp. in April and May, according to Recycling Coordinator Bob Nascimento, part of a discouraging trend... more

Chicken soup every day helps NP’s Maciocia reach 100

NORTH PROVIDENCE – For North Providence resident Mary Maciocia, the secret to living a long life is simple: a cup of soup every day. Chicken soup is her favorite, said the woman who will celebrate... more

Marieville community says goodbye to its school

NORTH PROVIDENCE – As the final bell of the school year rings this week, the North Providence School District teeters on the brink of a major transitional period headlined by the closing of... more

Camp Nowhere pulls out of expansion plan

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Owners of the Camp Nowhere restaurant have ended efforts to add an outdoor service bar and dining area at 1838 Smith St. Officials had been considering the plan for many months,... more

North Providence High School Class of 2019

Daniela A. Acarapi Mendoza € Alia Akid † Nicholas Andrew Alardi Faisal Ahmad Alsabbagh *† Kenneth G. Amaral Vanessa Isabel Arenas De’Andre T. Babbitt Krystal M. Baez Chadrack Kisembo Bandoma David J... more

NPHS Community Scholarship Recipients 2019

The Joseph P. McDonald Esq. Memorial Scholarship: Biagio Rizzo & Jessica Rizzo The North Providence Federation of Teachers’ George C. Cesana Union Scholarship: Michael Tan Mayor Salvatore Mancini... more

NP police officers will receive promotions, awards at June 19 ceremony

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi and Police Chief David Tikoian have announced the following promotions, awards, and officers to occur on June 19 at 6 p.m. at Camp Meehan, 2 Governor Notte... more