NORTH SMITHFIELD - An active, young father with two kids in the North Smithfield school system, and a "retired" nurse who now works to keep seniors healthy with experience in local government are... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD – A car stolen out of a driveway in North Smithfield was used in a reported attempt to hit Worcester police officers, leading to the shooting of the driver.
The car, a silver 2005... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD – Voters in North Smithfield will head to the polls on Tuesday, July 7, for a Special Election to fill a vacancy on the Town Council.
On Thursday, July 2, Secretary of State Nellie M... more
WOONSOCKET – Police arrested two brothers and seized large quantities of heroin, cocaine, marijuana and cash in a patrol that led to a drug bust on the afternoon of Wednesday, July 1.
Jesus Alicia... more
WOONSOCKET – RISE Prep Mayoral Academy will open its doors at 1 Social St. in downtown Woonsocket on Tuesday, Aug. 31, according to a release from the school.
RISE Prep has signed a multi-year lease... more
WOONSOCKET – With City Council members still angered over what they say is a total disregard for their authority, Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt has made tax bills showing rates higher than those approved... more
WOONSOCKET - Fitch Ratings has upgraded the long-term credit rating of the city of Woonsocket to BB- with a positive outlook.
According to the Fitch Report, the upgrade reflects stabilized finances... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - A petition to recall Town Administrator Paulette Hamilton will likely fall short of the needed signatures to trigger a recall election, according to the man who first pulled the... more
WOONSOCKET - The Woonsocket Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting Movies in the Park again this year beginning on Friday, July 17 with a showing of the family-friendly version of "Teenage... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Police Department is the first agency in the state to be accredited by the Rhode Island Police Accreditation Commission without first completing the national... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - With the future of Halliwell Elementary School still unclear, the North Smithfield School Committee has hired Jennifer Daigneault, a 16-year elementary school teacher, to serve as... more
WOONSOCKET - The Woonsocket Education Department announces its sponsorship of the USDA Summer Food Service Program for Children.
The meals provided are free to children 18 and under. There is no... more
WOONSOCKET - When opening their sewer bills this month, residents may notice something a little different. Starting this quarter, a new four-part payment stub will be included, but the four quarterly... more
WOONSOCKET - The 2nd annual Live Happy, Live Healthy, Live Green Expo will be held at River Island Park on Saturday, Sept. 5, from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. The rain date is Sunday, Sept. 6.
There will be... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Banneker Industries, a global integrated logistics and supply chain management services provider, has once again been named by Providence Business News as one of Rhode Island's... more
Happy Birthday Charlie! XOXO Connie
Pepere Boisvert! You are the best Pepere ever!!! Love you, Abby, Jackson, Owen, Ella, Sophie, Jefferson and Bennett
Memere Gloria/GG Glo, Happy 80th... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield 2015 Summer Concerts on the Common series begins this Sunday, July 5 with the Rhode Island Redneck Country Band, sponsored by The North Smithfield Prevention... more
WOONSOCKET - The Golden Hearts Senior Club announces that the following members were winners at its last meeting.
Door prize winner was Joe Pincince. The money raffle winner were Rita Charpentier,... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Tax Department will be mailing out the tax bills the third week of July.
The first quarter payment will be due on Saturday, Aug. 15. If you do not receive a... more
WOONSOCKET - St. Joseph Senior Citizens Group announces the following events: July 21, lobster bake and show at the Coastal House in Maine; July 28, chicken pot pie dinner, $10; July 30, Boston Duck... more
WOONSOCKET - The First Assembly of God Women's Ministry is looking for crafters for its 3rd annual event to benefit the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Foundation on Saturday, July 25, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield special election is just days away, and candidate Linda B. Thibault wants to remind everyone to get out and vote on Tuesday, July 7.
Thibault, a former town... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The Villa at Saint Antoine, 400 Mendon Road, will present the program "Brain Health as You Age: You Can Make a Difference" on Tuesday, July 14, from noon to 1:30 p.m.
The program... more
WOONSOCKET - A Toon Town Fair fundraiser for missing and exploited children will be held Saturday, July 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Elks Lodge hall on Social Street.
Tables can be reserved for... more