PAWTUCKET – The prospect of a train station in Pawtucket by 2020 is enough for First National Development to break with its practice of dealing only in residential projects.
Aurora Leigh, project... more
SEEKONK, Mass. – The three people seen in the above surveillance photos are wanted for breaking into a number of storage units in Seekonk.
A red truck was used and appears to be a Dodge Dakota.... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are now confirming the Rhode Island Medical Examiner’s announcement that Pawtucket resident Dylan Contreras died from a gunshot wound to the head, and they're asking for the public... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are investigating a shooting on West Avenue, between Jefferson Avenue and Sterry Street. An official confirmed that two people were shot around 6 p.m., and both were taken to... more
PAWTUCKET – The Rhode Island Commerce Corporation voted Monday to award Urban Smart Growth the last piece of financing it needs to complete the redevelopment of the Hope Artiste Village at 1005 Main... more
PAWTUCKET – The announcement Monday by state, city, and Pawtucket Red Sox officials that architectural design firm Pendulum Studio II LLC was selected to study McCoy Stadium as a long-term home was... more
PAWTUCKET – Someone shot and killed a man who crashed his BMW into a tree on Underwood Street early last Saturday morning, official sources confirmed Tuesday. The state medical examiner determined... more
PAWTUCKET – The City Council, at Councilor Thomas Hodge’s urging, is asking city attorneys for an opinion on upping fines for drivers caught speeding within 50 feet of a crosswalk.
Hodge say he... more
PAWTUCKET – The city’s school lunch workers said they achieved “a decisive victory for all women who feed the kids and the fight for equal pay” after agreeing to a new contract with food service... more
PAWTUCKET – Henry Shelton was remembered this week as a man who cared more about the poor and hurting than just about anyone.
Shelton, founder of the George Wiley Center in Pawtucket and an anti-... more
SEEKONK, Mass. – Bounce Utopia, a place for kids who love to bounce around, is now open at 17 Central Ave.
Owner Danielle McHale, a Pawtucket native and Seekonk resident, said she was inspired to... more
PAWTUCKET - Pawtucket police canceled a Silver Alert for a missing city man after he was found early Saturday morning.
The alert was issued late Friday night for Francisco Carpio, an 80-year-old... more
PAWTUCKET – The Blackstone Valley Tourism Council is celebrating 31 years at its annual dinner on Thursday, Oct. 6, at the Blackstone Valley Visitor Center, 175 Main St., in Pawtucket.
This year’s... more
PAWTUCKET – September is National Preparedness month and the Pawtucket/Central Falls Emergency Management Agency, in partnership with the Federal Emergency Mangement Agency’s America’s PrepareAthon... more
PAWTUCKET – The Board of Canvassers will hold two final registration drives before the Oct. 9 deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 8 presidential election.
This Sunday, Oct. 2, from noon to 3 p.... more
PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Public Library will be open on Sundays beginning Oct. 2. Come for a live music event featuring the What Cheer? Brigade on the library lawn starting at noon.
The brigade is... more
Michaela Mongeon, Happy 16th Birthday to our Goddaughter, Godsister and cousin! Love, Auntie Lou, Uncle Mike, Melissa, Aidan and Jeremy.
Caleb C. Frade, Happy 6th Birthday! Have a great day.... more
PAWTUCKET – The Woodlawn Neighborhood Association quarterly meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m. at the Woodlawn Community Center, 210 West Ave.
The guest speakers will be Councilors... more
PAWTUCKET – The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, announces the following events.
An indoor/outdoor yard sale will be held, rain or shine, on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.... more
PAWTUCKET – The Leon A. Mathieu Senior Center will hold its 3rd annual Relay for Healthy Aging fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Pariseau Field, McCoy Stadium Annex. The... more