Pawtucket

Renderings re-imagine gateway intersection

PAWTUCKET – Representatives for the Broad Street Regeneration Initiative last Thursday, Nov. 9, presented new concepts for the intersection of Broad Street, Goff Avenue and Exchange Street, part of a... more

Officials: More students could be getting school breakfast

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PAWTUCKET – Last Thursday morning, Nov. 9, hundreds of International Charter School students enjoyed an in-school breakfast, as they typically do on school-day mornings. State education officials... more

Pawtucket police seek robbery suspect

PAWTUCKET – On Nov. 14, at around 12:15 p.m., the Pawtucket Credit Union at 540 Broadway was robbed. The suspect passed a note to the teller demanding money and mentioned a gun, but never showed one... more

A Work in Progress presents 'White Christmas' at Tolman High

PAWTUCKET – A Work in Progress Productions Inc., of Attleboro, will present “White Christmas” with full special effects on the beautiful stage at Tolman High School, 150 Exchange St. in Pawtucket... more

Police hunt for suspect in Central Falls shooting

CENTRAL FALLS – Police are on the hunt for a suspect wanted in a shooting on Cross Street. Rubi De-Leon, 22, faces numerous charges. At 1:45 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area of 175 Cross St... more

Company selling raw milk in R.I. told to cease and desist

The Rhode Island Department of Health is advising consumers that the company Udder Milk has been ordered to cease and desist its illegal sales of unpasteurized, raw milk following confirmation that a... more

FBI seeks 'Faceless Bandit' responsible for bank robberies

The FBI Boston Division’s Violent Crimes Task Force, Massachusetts State Police, and the Fall River Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying an unknown male bank robber... more

Pawtucket police nab bank robbery suspect after two-month investigation

PAWTUCKET – After a two-month investigation by Det. Trevor Lefebvre and the Major Crimes Unit, the Pawtucket Police Department has arrested Seamus Simcock, 36, of 113 Central Ave. in Pawtucket, for... more

Memorial Hospital closes ICU

PAWTUCKET – Over the weekend, Care New England informed all local emergency medical providers, including the Pawtucket Fire Department, that due to the closure of the intensive care unit at Memorial... more

Farmer Willie’s making an impression in Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET – The guys from Farmer Willie’s Ginger Beer are making a name for themselves with a product that’s unique in the craft beer world. Jack Henry Delano, head of production for the brewery now... more

Children invited to Pokémon event

PAWTUCKET – A Pokémon Gathering for Kids event will be held today, Wednesday, Nov. 15, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St. Children are welcome to show off their trading... more

Stuff a Bus in Pawtucket this Friday

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority is partnering with Ocean State Job Lot and iHeartRadio to host a 33-hour Stuff a Bus Food-A-Thon at the Pawtucket Job Lot, 50 Ann Mary St.,... more

Healthy food program at the Senior Center

PAWTUCKET – Learn how to make smart food choices at the Leon Mathieu Senior Center, on Tuesdays, Nov. 21 and Dec. 19, at 12:30 p.m. in the third-floor Blackstone Café. The free program is open to... more

Date of City Council meeting changed

PAWTUCKET – Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the next regularly scheduled City Council meeting is being moved up one day, to Tuesday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m. from Wednesday, Nov. 22. The Board of License... more

Pawtucket Soup Kitchen hosting Thanksgiving dinner

PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Soup Kitchen will host its annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 23, from noon to 1 p.m. The dinner will be held at the kitchen, which is located in the basement... more

Cross stitch class offered at Senior Center

PAWTUCKET – The Leon Mathieu Senior Center, 420 Main St., is hosting a cross stitch class on Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. Class and supplies are free and limited. The program is free to seniors 55 and... more

Warm Hearts Warm Coats Day is Nov. 24; drop off donations at several city locations

PAWTUCKET – The city’s Warm Hearts Warm Coats Day will be held Friday, Nov. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the multi-purpose room at the Salvation Army, 102 High St. Do you have extra coats or warm... more

Burbage Theatre, TEN31 Productions present ‘The Great Gatsby’

PAWTUCKET – The Burbage Theatre Co. announces the second play of its 2017-2018 season and first production in partnership with Pawtucket’s own TEN31 Productions. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great... more

Paws & Claus event returns Nov. 26

PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Dog Park Committee presents its annual Paws & Claus pet photos with Santa event on Sunday, Nov. 26, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Daggett Farm in Slater Park, off Newport... more

Manufacturing resource forum set for Dec. 6

PAWTUCKET – The cities of Pawtucket and Central Falls, the Pawtucket Foundation and the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce have partnered with Rhode Island’s Manufacturing Extension... more