Olly's Pizzeria on South Main Street in Woonsocket celebrated their 36th birthday this month.
"So what?" you ask. As my editor was quick to point out after hearing I'd attended the event, an odd birthday of a small, local pizza joint isn't exactly front page news.
And yet, a crowd of around 50... more
A week filled with more stress at work and a few night meetings led to more nighttime snacks and less weight lost in week two of Mayor Don Grebien's three-month weight loss challenge. On the rare occasions that he was home over the past week, "the snacks were more tempting," said Grebien. He was... more
There’s a woman somewhere in town, who’s apparently the mom of a Cumberland High School freshman, who’s managed to stir up Town Council, School Committee and even The Valley Breeze office with her passionate claims that freshman don’t have textbooks this year.
That’s prompted Supt. Phil Thornton... more
The "My Old School" film about the now-closed Woonsocket High/Middle School has gained it's $4,000 in funding needed for a premiere, according the the Kickstarter website. An e-mail was sent to backers Tuesday.
Filmmakers Scott Gabrielson and Jason Allard will hold the premiere Saturday night, Oct... more