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Born hours apart in same hospital, friends celebrate 90th birthdays

LINCOLN – They call one another “crib partners” and sisters. Celebrating their 90th birthdays this week are Louise Stephenson and Dorothy Morrison, who reconnected later in life, after they were born... more

Lincoln Police search for suspect in break-in, Taser assault

LINCOLN - Police are searching for a man who broke into a Lincoln home, and allegedly assaulted an elderly homeowner with a "Taser type device." On Friday, May 19, around 1:43 a.m., Lincoln Police... more

Frank Yip named Lincoln’s ‘Teacher of the Year’

LINCOLN – The Lincoln High School cafeteria filled with teachers and administrators who thought they’d be attending a staff meeting last week. Instead, was an announcement that Frank Yip, social... more

Top LHS students driven by desire to learn

LINCOLN – Lincoln High School’s valedictorian and salutatorian weren’t driven by grades, but by a desire to learn, their teachers say. Ross Lancaster, named valedictorian last week, and Matthew Mardo... more

Central Elementary students ‘unplug’ for a week

‘Books can take you to a whole different place’ one student discovers on her screen-free week
LINCOLN – They ditched their TVs, iPads, smartphones and video games and traded the devices for actual face time with friends and family members. Lincoln Central Elementary School students recently... more

Having a great ‘hare’ day

Pawtucket man and his rabbit gain fame around town
PAWTUCKET – Joaquim Fortes was never a pet person. He loved animals, but figured if he ever befriended one, it would be something exotic, like a monkey. Fortes and his bunny, a lionhead rabbit named... more

Lincoln parade fundraiser pasta supper is this Saturday

LINCOLN – A pasta supper supporting the Lincoln Memorial Day Parade will be held this Saturday, May 20, at the Lincoln Senior Center, 150 Jenckes Hill Road, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10... more

Register for Girl Scouts at Lincoln library Tuesday

LINCOLN – Lincoln Girl Scouts will be holding a registration event for girls in kindergarten through grade 12 at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, on Tuesday, May 23, from 5:30 to 7 p.m... more

LHS Class of ’97 plans 20-year reunion

LINCOLN – Lincoln High School Class of 1997 will host a 20-year reunion on Saturday, July 15, from 7 p.m. to midnight at Ladder 133, The Jake Lounge, 133 Douglas Ave., Providence. Cost is $25 per... more

Pack 64 Saylesville signup night Tuesday

LINCOLN – Cub Scout Pack 64 Saylesville will have a signup night event on Tuesday, May 23, at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at Chapel Street Congregational Church, 185 Chapel St. Scott the Reptile... more

Granite Telecom adding 50 jobs

LINCOLN – Lincoln-based Granite Telecommunications has plans to expand, adding at least 50 new jobs ranging from sales and tech to customer support and leadership roles. The company has tripled the... more

Senate President Ruggerio will speak at Eggs & Issues May 31

LINCOLN – The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will hold an Eggs & Issues breakfast with Senate President Dominick Ruggerio on Wednesday, May 31, from 7:45 to 9:15 a.m., at Kirkbrae... more

Lincoln Garden Club hosting bus trip to Holyoke, Mass., gardens

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Garden Club is planning a bus trip on Wednesday, June 14, to Wistariahurst Museum and Gardens, Smith College Gardens, and lunch (included) at The Delaney House, in Holyoke, Mass... more