Lincoln's Relyea off to compete against country's top spellers

LINCOLN - The town is buzzing this week about Christopher Relyea. He's carrying the Rhode Island banner to Washington, D.C., next week as speller No. 215 in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Chris... more

Board votes to make PARCC shorter next year

RHODE ISLAND – The governing board of the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers has voted to simplify the standardized test, reducing the time required to take the... more

Cimmino, Haddad, Eberhardt lead Class of 2015 at Mount St. Charles

WOONSOCKET - Achieving the top grades out of 153 students, Jeffrey Cimmino is the valedictorian, and Jacob Haddad is the salutatorian of the Mount St. Charles Academy Class of 2015. Ending her time... more

Lincoln man honored by Women's Resource Center

LINCOLN - Paul Zienowicz, a Lincoln resident and sergeant with the Providence Police Department, has been named one of the Women's Resource Center's 2015 "Men Who Make a Difference." Sgt. Zienowicz... more

Delsignore-Mulligan named Five Star Mortgage Professional

PROVIDENCE - Rhonda Delsignore-Mulligan, a Lincoln resident and senior mortgage adviser with Province Mortgage Associates, has been voted a Five Star Mortgage Professional by her peers. She has... more

Lincoln resident awarded IMC Club Brown Jacket Award

LINCOLN - The IMC Club International announced this week that Larry Levin, an instrument pilot from Lincoln, won this year's IMC Club Brown Jacket Award. The IMC Club International awards the brown... more

Chamber 'Eggs & Issues' features guest speaker Magaziner

LINCOLN - The Northern R.I. Chamber of Commerce holds its next Eggs and Issues Breakfast on Thursday, May 28, at Kirkbrae Country Club, 197 Old River Road, from 7:45 to 9:15 a.m. Guest speaker will... more

Children's craft offered in Lincoln

LINCOLN - Children are invited to the Lincoln Public Library to make sand art necklaces on Saturday, May 23, and Friday, May 29, at 11 a.m. For information, call the children's room at 401-333-2422,... more

Watercolor class starts June 1 at Lincoln Library

LINCOLN - Lincoln Public Library will host a four-week watercolor class taught by local artist Jerry Aissis on Mondays, June 1, 8, 15 and 22 from 6 to 7:45 p.m. Fee is $100 plus supplies, paid in... more

Annual Memorial Day breakfast in Lincoln

LINCOLN - The 38th annual Memorial Day Breakfast at Chapel Street Congregational Church, 185 Chapel St., will be held Monday, May 25, from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. The menu will include orange juice,... more

Davies SkillsUSA plans pasta fundraiser

LINCOLN - William M. Davies Jr. Career & Technical High School, 50 Jenckes Hill Road, will hold a 'SkillsUSA Supper" on Friday, May 29, from 5 to 8 p.m. The public is invited to attend. The menu... more

LMS student wins R.I. Foreign Language poster contest

LINCOLN - Hong Ngoc Nguyan, an 8th-grader at Lincoln Middle School, was recognized for her winning artwork at the annual Rhode Island Foreign Language Association spring conference dinner on May 8 at... more

LHS students recognized for performance in Spanish exams

LINCOLN - Lincoln High School Principal Kevin McNamara and Applied Learning Department Chairwoman Lea Miguel recognize several students for their excellent performance on the 2015 National Spanish... more

Central Elementary students will perform 'No Strings Attached'

LINCOLN- The students of Central Elementary School, under the direction of Traveling Theatre, will present "No Strings Attached" on Friday, May 29, at 7 p.m., and Saturday, May 30, at 2 p.m., at... more

Lincoln Middle School lists third quarter honor roll

LINCOLN - The following students have been named to the third quarter honor roll at Lincoln Middle School. GRADE 12 First Honors: Nicholas Albanese, Jessica Benun, Leo Bisbano, Alyssa Bohorquez,... more

Healthy eating program at senior center

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Senior Center will host a Blue Cross Blue Shield event focusing on healthy eating on Tuesday, May 26, from 9 a.m. to noon. Learn about healthy eating, how to read food labels,... more