North Smithfield, Blackstone area

Historic Slatersville house on track for demolition

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A house built in 1805 that falls just outside the border of the Slatersville Historic District will soon be demolished and likely sold to the town for the purpose of widening the... more

Providence man drowns in Slatersville Reservoir

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A 19-year-old Providence man was found dead after reportedly cliff diving off the Slatersville Reservoir Tuesday, July 19. Police identified the man as David Pinthiere of 50... more

St. Jean will take over leadership of No. Smithfield schools in August

Committee thanks Lindberg at final meeting
NORTH SMITHFIELD – After 11 years leading North Smithfield schools, Supt. Stephen Lindberg presided over his last meeting Tuesday night, thanking teachers and administrators in the district for his... more

Six withdraw from North Smithfield races

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Candidates for all three local offices in North Smithfield have opted not to run in the 2016 election, leaving the town on track for a primary in only one category. After... more

Millville’s centennial Memory Show features hometown pride

MILLVILLE, Mass. – A cast of some 55 former and current residents with ages ranging from 17 to 95 paid tribute to Millville’s 100th anniversary with a old-fashioned Memory Show showcasing the town’s... more

$4K to go: Upcoming events will help No. Smithfield Animal Shelter reach fundraising deadline

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Since February, they’ve been planning and executing fundraising events from yard sales to spaghetti suppers in effort to reach a goal that at first, seemed almost unattainable.... more