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East Providence,

city (1990 pop. 50,380), Providence co., E R.I., on the Providence and Seekonk rivers; inc. as a city 1958. Manufactures include metal goods, insulation, jewelry, plastics, and machinery. The city is also a distribution center for petroleum products, though the industry is smaller than it once was. In recent years the city has redeveloped parts of its waterfront originally devoted to industry as residential and mixed use areas. Originally part of Massachusetts, it was organized as a town of Rhode Island in 1862.
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When Pina first learned to swim at the Boys and Girls Club in East Providence, Rhode Island, she couldn't have known she'd one day compete at the Olympics with her siblings.
In 2007, having outgrown its original building in East Providence, Chemtex moved to its current 50,000 square feet distribution center located in Cumberland, RI.
Washington Trust provided commercial financing for the new facility, which is the first commercial project within the Kettle Point redevelopment project in East Providence.
Petroleum products company Sprague Resources LP (NYSE:SRLP) revealed on Monday the completion of the acquisition of the refined product terminal asset in East Providence, RI for USD23m in cash, plus payments for other customary items.
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The president of the bank, Anthony Botelho, said, 'Having grown up in East Providence with deep roots in the community, I'm delighted that Freedom Financial Centre has located to East Providence and can offer local businesses and residents the kind of local responsive service they deserve.'
The stabilization system is inserted through a tiny hole in the confines of the bone, according to the East Providence, R.I.-based company.
CCRI will use the money to serve students in grades six through 12 at 11 middle and high schools in Providence, East Providence, Central Falls and Woonsocket.
The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (Rhode Island DEM) has issued a new three-year solid waste facility management license to TLA Providence to operate TLA Pond View of East Providence.
* To accommodate the rapid growth it has gone through during the past decade, DeWolf Chemical has moved its offices after 25 years in East Providence, RI.
United Water, a US-based water and wastewater services provider, has signed a contact with the City of East Providence, RI.

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