Paddlers complete week-long journey across R.I.

A group of Rhode Island adventurers have paddled their way from North Smithfield to Westerly, and now into the record books, after successfully completing their seven-day waterway trek. Chuck Horbert of North Scituate, Jim Cole of Charlestown, Dave Smith of Westerly and Bill Luther of Seekonk, Mass... more

VIDEO: Love craft beer? Board the Rhode Island Brew Bus

They call it an "engine" for a new kind of tourism, a vehicle for bringing people together around a common interest and energizing the state's blossoming craft beer industry. The Rhode Island Brew Bus is owned by North Smithfield resident Bill Nangle, a man who loves Rhode Island, loves beer, and... more
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Rewrite expected on public safety complex question

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Mayor McKee commented after this story was printed on Thursday that Section 28-27 referenced by Councilor Schmitt is part of the... more

Woonsocket firefighters down to three platoons, up to 56-hour week

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WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket's firefighters began working an extra 14 hours a week beginning this past Sunday, by order of the Budget... more

No. Smithfield teacher arrested, charged with stealing $6,866

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A North Smithfield Middle School teacher was arrested on Thursday, July 24 and has been accused of stealing... more

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