Five Things for Tuesday: City Council Meeting, Farmers Market & More
Here are some of the events happening around East Providence for Tuesday, October 16, 2012.
East Providence Weather:
- Tuesday: Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
- Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Farmers Market: A farmers’ market runs Tuesday, Oct. 16, from 3 to 6 pm in Rumford at 20 Newman Ave.
East Providence City Council Meeting is scheduled for 7:30pm at City Hall,145 Taunton Ave.
Claims Committee Meeting is scheduled for 7:00pm in Room 101 at City Hall,145 Taunton Ave, East Providence.
This Day in History: The embattled Chinese Communists break through Nationalist enemy lines and begin an epic flight from their encircled headquarters in southwest China. Known as Ch'ang Cheng—the "Long March"—the retreat lasted 368 days and covered 6,000 miles, nearly twice the distance from New York to San Francisco.