The two candidates running for town administrator in North Smithfield participated in a video debate on Friday, Oct. 17, at The Valley Breeze offices in Lincoln. Reporter Sandy Seoane served as... more
If school improvement bond passes, voters' job will not be over Nov. 4
By SANDY SEOANE, Valley Breeze Staff Writer
NORTH SMITHFIELD - With $1.8 million on the line, school officials are saying that the Rhode Island Department of Education will not fluctuate on the timetable required for reimbursement of school... more
BLACKSTONE, Mass. – At least two of the three small bodies found in a Blackstone home last month were infants who had lived for some time outside of the womb, said prosecutors in a pre-trial hearing... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Town Councilor Thomas McGee says he has "kind of" had a change of heart.
McGee announced early this year that it would be his last term in office, and did not declare his intent... more
By AMANDA LEVENSON, North Smithfield High School Correspondent
Fall is officially descending upon North Smithfield High School. Students can't walk into school without crunching leaves giving away their every move, forgetting a sweatshirt for gym class outside... more
Lauri Archambault, an independent candidate for Senate for District 23 representing Glocester, Burrillville and North Smithfield, said that the power brokers currently in the General Assembly will... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Art Bassett, candidate for School Committee, stands strong supporting "Invest in NS." As the Planning Boards' representative on the Public Advisory Task Force, Bassett participated... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Town Administrator Paulette Hamilton said that contrary to statements made by her political opponent and his supporters, the town is still financially healthy.
"My opponent and his... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Fran Johannis, a candidate for the North Smithfield School Committee, said there is much more to the job than protecting the arts, music and sports.
"Is making blanketed promises... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - State Sen. Ed O'Neill, who is seeking re-election in Senate District 17, stated that during his three terms in the General Assembly, he has been a prime sponsor of a range of bills... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Keven McKenna, a candidate for the state Senate District 17 seat, stated that, "The freedom to use an automobile is the key to exercising the voter's constitutional rights to... more
WOONSOCKET - Andrew Michael Fowler, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Fowler, earned the rank of Eagle Scout on June 22. His ceremony was celebrated on Sept. 27 at All Saints Church.
Fowler began his... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Frehill Council 5702 Knights of Columbus announces the winners of its car show that was held on Oct. 5.
Best truck: Keith Klockers
Best bike: Wayne Begnoche
Best Hotrod: Rick... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Land Trust will hold its annual Chowder and Clamcake Supper this Friday, Oct. 17, at the Primrose Fire Station, 1470 Providence Pike, from 5 to 8 p.m.
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Kaley O'Connor, a senior at North Smithfield High School, has been selected as a National Merit Scholarship Commended Student.
Commended students place among the top five percent... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Public Library will hold a Young Adult Craft Night on Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 6:30 p.m.
Participants will be making Halloween-themed crafts. The event is open... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Public Library will hold a Lego Club meeting on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 1 to 2 p.m.
Children ages 4 and up are invited to the library to construct their own... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The Meadows Senior Housing Association will hold a lunch bingo on Monday, Oct. 27. The cost is $20 and includes a pot roast dinner and bingo. For reservations, call Connie at 401-... more