Lincoln's Zangari makes history with NASA's New Horizon team

LINCOLN - Amanda Zangari had a part in the history that was made this month, as a member of the NASA's New Horizons team that engineered the first man-made object to fly by the dwarf planet Pluto. When New Horizons, an interplanetary space probe launched as part of NASA's New Frontiers program and... more

Cumberlandfest marks 25 years

Since 1991, homegrown festival has raised $1.5 million for local youth sports
"We had more people tell us it wasn't going to work," Dave Chenevert recalled about the start of Cumberlandfest in 1991. Well, when you think about it, who can blame the early naysayers? There was a huge amount of work facing a distressingly small group of volunteers, with no guarantee of success,... more

New owner plans revitalization of Woonsocket Plaza

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WOONSOCKET - A New York-based company with experience in bringing quiet shopping centers back to life purchased Woonsocket Plaza on... more

Legislators reflect on short session at Statehouse, highlight bills

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PROVIDENCE - They went to Providence last January with plans for reporting potholes to the state, relief from mid-winter evacuation... more

Mai Thai restaurant near schools given restricted liquor license

SMITHFIELD - A new Thai restaurant set to open in the Smithfield Plaza at 115 Pleasant View Ave. this fall was granted a restricted... more