North Smithfield, Blackstone area

No report on abatements at North Smithfield council's last meeting

Nicholson says 'political influence' created more delay
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NORTH SMITHFIELD - A written report on the cause of $780,000 in tax abatements issued in 2013 is now three months overdue and members of the firm contracted by the town to perform the work are... more

No. Smithfield to hold final Solarize workshop Monday

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Residents interested in learning more about "Solarize North Smithfield," a project aimed at driving down the cost of installation of small-scale solar systems in town through group... more

No. Smithfield delegation will support hybrid school board

Newberry: Voter-approved ballot question 'not even remotely' illegal
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NORTH SMITHFIELD School Committee members have asked their attorney to review the legality of the ballot question that will add two new appointed members to their ranks, but members of the state... more

Frehill K of C will meet Monday

NORTH SMITHFIELD - The next meeting of Frehill Council of the Knights of Columbus will be held Monday, Nov. 24, 7 p.m., at St. John the Evangelist Church, 63 Church St. The council will host its 2nd... more

No. Smithfield to hold inauguration Dec. 1

NORTH SMITHFIELD - The 2014 inauguration of newly elected town officials will be held on Monday, Dec. 1, 8 p.m, at the North Smithfield Middle School Cafeteria, 1850 Providence Pike. Residents are... more

Newberry unanimously re-elected House Minority Leader

NORTH SMITHFIELD - House Republicans unanimously re-elected Rep. Brian C. Newberry as House Minority Leader at a Republican caucus held Wednesday, Nov. 12, at the State House. Newberry, a Republican... more

No. Smithfield School Department warns of scam

NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield School Department is warning residents of a scam whereby individuals or businesses seek local business sponsorship on behalf of North Smithfield High School or... more

'Raising Matty Christian' screening

NORTH SMITHFIELD - "Raising Matty Christian," a feature-length documentary about a Canton, Mass. man born without full limbs and a tongue, will be shown on Friday, Nov. 21, at the Shawna Shea... more

Children's Thanksgiving craft in Blackstone

BLACKSTONE - The Blackstone Public Library, 86 Main St., will offer a Thanksgiving craft for children on Tuesday, Nov. 25, from 5 to 7 p.m. The event is open to ages 4 and older. No registration is... more