Few events provide more of a boost to certain businesses than the Super Bowl, and having the local team in the big game only takes that to another level.
Having the New England Patriots in Sunday's... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are searching for a man they say was involved in an altercation and stabbing outside the Walgreens on Broad Street Monday night, Jan. 26. The two females behind the suspect in the... more
PAWTUCKET – Mayor Donald Grebien on Tuesday thanked city residents for "helping us fight" a two-day snowstorm by keeping their cars off the roads during parking and travel bans.
The ban on parking on... more
PAWTUCKET – Police on Monday arrested a Daniels Street resident for possessing heroin and planning to deliver it.
Members of the Pawtucket Police Department Special Squad arrested Anthony Ruggiero,... more
PROVIDENCE – A jury on Friday found Jose "Gio" Lopez guilty of murdering Pawtucket resident Ryan Almeida on Christmas Eve, 2013.
The Providence County Superior Court jury found Lopez, 18, guilty of... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are asking the public to help them find a man they refer to as the "bumbling burglar." Watch the following clip to see how he earned that nickname.
On Jan. 16, at approximately 2:... more
PAWTUCKET – Police are investigating after a man robbed the D'Angelo's Restaurant at 216 Broadway on Friday, Jan. 23.
At around 9 p.m., the Pawtucket Police Department was notified of the robbery.... more
By ETHAN SHOREY and MELANIE THIBEAULT, Breeze Staff Writers
PAWTUCKET - School officials will conduct a survey of students, staff and parents over the coming weeks to determine what kind of interest there is, if any, in eliminating February vacation in the... more
PAWTUCKET - City Council President David Moran has formed a committee to focus on economic development and retention of existing companies in the city. The panel's first priority will be to organize... more
PAWTUCKET - This city has come a long way with its finances, say officials, and another round of positive numbers is proving once again that it's no fluke.
A final audit for Fiscal Year 2014 released... more
PAWTUCKET - The Rhode Island State Police have finished their investigation into the alleged misuse of a city vehicle and city time by Pawtucket Police Maj. Bruce Moreau.
State police told The Breeze... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - State Rep. Arthur Corvese last week made good on a promise he made last year and introduced a bill to ban private use of fireworks in Rhode Island, and according to leadership in... more
PAWTUCKET - The Catholic Schools Office of the Diocese of Providence announced last week that Mary Carney, principal of St. Teresa School in Pawtucket, has been selected as the 2015 National Catholic... more
PAWTUCKET - The 2015 Dogapalooza Summer Festival at Slater Park is planned for Aug. 22-23, and organizers are looking for businesses to join in by setting up a booth. Visit www.pawtucketdogpark.com... more
PAWTUCKET - Dr. Michael Fine, director of the Rhode Island Department of Health, will be the keynote speaker at the 125th annual meeting of the YMCA of Pawtucket tonight, Jan. 28, at 5:30 p.m. at the... more
PAWTUCKET - The annual Faces of Ireland competition for the 2015 Pawtucket St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held on Sunday, Feb. 15, starting at 1 p.m. at the Celtic Pub, 755 Broadway, Pawtucket. The... more
LINCOLN - The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce holds its next Business Before Hours at the office of Special Olympics Rhode Island, 370 George Washington Highway, Unit 1, Smithfield, on... more
PAWTUCKET - The Delaney - St. Teresa's Knights of Columbus Council #57 are kicking off the celebration of their 125th anniversary by holding a cornhole tournament this Saturday, Jan. 31, in St.... more
PAWTUCKET - The Pawtucket Public Children's Library will host a Family Movie Night on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 6 p.m.
Join Winter the dolphin and her team of people in their second adventure as they try... more
PAWTUCKET - The Pawtucket Department of Public Works announced Sunday that trash collection is delayed one day this week beginning on Tuesday due to the blizzard.
Residents on remaining Wednesday... more