Pawtucket Foundation takes different route with annual event

PAWTUCKET – Featuring a few key changes this year, including a new downtown location, the Pawtucket Foundation’s annual awards celebration, titled Make Your Mark, is designed to boost engagement in... more

Police, school officials deny stabbing at Slater Middle School

PAWTUCKET – School officials and members of the Pawtucket Police Department are blaming rampant social media rumors mashing multiple incidents at Slater Middle School last week for parents believing... more

Police track down suspect in salon robbery

UPDATE On March 15, at around 3 p.m., Dustin French, of 20 Annette Ave., Pawtucket, turned himself in to the Rhode Island State Police Lincoln Barracks and was taken into custody on an active arrest... more

St. Cecilia School announces second quarter honor roll

PAWTUCKET – The following students have been names to the St. Cecilia School's second quarter honor roll. Grade 8High Honors with Distinction: Timothy Breen, Cassidy Lyn Flanagan, Evan Jackson, Ava... more

St. Raphael Academy announces second quarter honor roll

PAWTUCKET – The following students have been named to the St. Raphael Academy second quarter honor roll. Grade 12Highest Honors: Stephanie Amaral, Michelle Ariza, Gina Benevides, Gabriela Castaneda-... more

Downtown garage work 
will restart April 1

PAWTUCKET – After a lengthy winter break, work on the downtown's parking garage on Main Street will commence again on April 1, say city officials, with renovations set to conclude in May. A couple of... more

City promotes latest renderings of lifestyle center

PAWTUCKET – Phase one of the Carpionato Group’s “lifestyle center” at the Narragansett Park Plaza has commenced, say city officials, who are promising “great things to come.” The plaza at 674... more

Court denies motion seeking police records

PROVIDENCE – In “a major blow to the public’s right to know,” as the Rhode Island ACLU describes it, Superior Court Judge Melissa Long on Monday ruled that the Pawtucket Police Department is not... more

Pet Food Experts feeds Pawtucket K9 officers

PAWTUCKET – The four new furry members of the Pawtucket Police Department made a visit last week to the Pet Food Experts headquarters down the street from the Pawtucket Police Department to say thank... more

Friends of the Pawtucket Library announced new slate of officers

PAWTUCKET – Friends of the Pawtucket Public Library announced its new slate of officers for 2019-2020 at their annual meeting at the library March 9. The new officers are Esta Barcohana, president... more

Alzheimer’s family caregiver support group March 27

PAWTUCKET – Introducing an Alzheimer’s Family Caregiver Support Group every last Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m. with Executive Director of the Leon Mathieu Senior Center, Mary Lou Moran starting... more

Arcade, streetfront eatery among planned attractions at The Grant

PAWTUCKET – Leslie Moore, who purchased The Grant at 250 Main St. last year, understood that creating something new there might require taking some steps backward. Moore remains enthusiastic about... more