BLACKSTONE, Mass. - Police discovered the remains of three infants in a condemned home at 23 St. Paul St. on Thursday. Erika Murray, 31, was arrested in connection with the case. Murray was... more
Bob Morris of Slatersville Congregational prompts townwide event
NORTH SMITHFIELD - To the millions of people who have helped to raise money and awareness for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, through the Ice Bucket Challenge, Bob Morris has a message:... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Political newcomer and city firefighter Steven Gamache beat out former Woonsocket wastewater superintendent Michael Connolly in a primary race for the right to face incumbent... more
Amanda Levenson, a senior at North Smithfield High School, is the school's new Valley Breeze student correspondent. She is the daughter of Susan Tiller and Jay Levenson. She is involved in the... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD- The 8th annual North Smithfield Pumpkinfest will be held on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the North Smithfield High School grounds on Greenville Road. Bands, booths... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - For residents without a yard large enough for yard waste to be deposited, the town of North Smithfield will begin its annual curbside yard waste collection on Oct. 4. Each Saturday... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Brigido's Fresh Market will hold an electronics and textiles recycling event at its Slatersville location, 900 Victory Highway, on Saturday, Sept. 13, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The Invest in NS bond referendum committee will be meeting weekly to develop public education opportunities for the upcoming $12 million bond issues that voters will have before... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - There is still time for vendors to register to have a booth at the 8th annual North Smithfield Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Interested businesses... more
BLACKSTONE - The East Quaker Meeting House and Cemetery Historical Association will host an Ecumenical Service on Sunday, Sept. 14, at 2 p.m. at the historic Meeting House at 197 Elm St.
The Rev.... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The Scottie Wright Memorial Fund will host its third fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 27. The barbecue, which begins at 1 p.m., will be held at the Smithfield Elks Lodge, 326 Farnum... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - Town Administrator Paulette Hamilton has announced that Scouter's/Municipal Hall in Pacheco Park will undergo much needed updates. The hall, which has been an institution in the... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - In the Sept. 3 edition, we reported that ATP Manufacturing was purchasing the property at 229 Quaker Highway. Atlantic Footcare, a separately run company out of Oakland, R.I., that... more
BLACKSTONE - The St. Andre Bessette Knights of Columbus Council will host a ham and bean dinner on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 5 to 7 p.m., in Saint Paul Parish Center's lower hall, 48 St. Paul St.... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Senior Group's 40-year reign came to a close on Aug. 19. Declining membership was the primary cause of its closure.
Cecile Jasmine, president, wished everyone... more
BLACKSTONE - The Blackstone Public Library will host a writing workshop on Thursday, Sept. 18, at 6:30 p.m.
The workshop is lead by Gary Michaels. All types of writers and writing styles are welcome... more
BLACKSTONE- The St. Vincent De Paul Society will be having its annual mum sale the weekend of Sept. 13-14.
On Saturday, Sept. 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Sunday, Sept. 14 from 7:30 a.m. to noon... more
BLACKSTONE - The Blackstone Public Library is accepting sign-ups for the fall session of storytimes.
Registrations can be made by phone or in person.
For preschoolers and kindergartners ages 3-5, two... more