Former North Providence Police Chief John Whiting was released on probation on Friday after serving two months in jail.
Superior Court Judge Daniel Procaccini ordered Whiting released after hearing... more
PROVIDENCE - A North Providence man was killed after he drove his car the wrong way on Rte. 95 in Providence and crashed into a minivan, according to State Police.
On Saturday, at around 4:30 a.m.,... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - State Police arrested an inmate from the Adult Correctional Institutions after he failed to return from his work release assignment in North Providence.
On Saturday, Aug. 22, at... more
Officials target June special election to avoid November turnout
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Members of the Family and Community Together group met Monday to start up a public campaign to improve local school facilities through millions of dollars in future spending.
The F... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Local developer Joseph Romano has a new plan for his Hammersmith Estates at 1865 Smith St., coming back this time with a proposal for eight single-family homes on the 120,000-... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Town Council Finance Committee is considering a move to increase the current property tax exemption for senior citizens from $10,000 to a higher number.
Several Town Council... more
Council members may get discretionary money
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Officials are saying they want more detail from local organizations receiving grant funds from the town.
Councilor Raymond DeStefanis, who heads up the council's finance committee... more
PLAINVILLE, Mass. - A page turns as a new chapter begins for this Plainville landmark after the author of the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" book series, Jeff Kinney, opens An Unlikely Story bookstore on a... more
Former Chief Whiting gets out of jail
Former North Providence Police Chief John Whiting was released on probation last Friday after serving two months in jail.
Superior Court Judge Daniel Procaccini... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Town Council will host a special meeting to hammer out an agreement over the controversy surrounding the funding of the senior center next Monday, Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. in Town... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The National Society of Professional Engineers installed David D'Amico, of Johnston, to the board of directors representing the Northeast Region for a two-year term. D'Amico is a... more
PROVIDENCE - Representatives for Providence Water are asking customers to be aware of individuals posing as Providence Water contractors or employees to gain access to residences. So far the... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Dr. Raffi Calikyan, an internal medicine physician with specific training in pulmonology and critical care, has been named president of the Our Lady of Fatima Hospital medical... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Allendale Baptist Church, 545 Woonasquatucket Ave., invites families in the community to join us for Sunday worship on Aug. 30, at 10:30 a.m.
During the service, a blessing of... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Fogarty Center is accepting donations for a yard sale planned at the Picillo Center, 2 Volturno St., on Saturday, Sept. 12.
Volunteers will pick up items as necessary.
NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center announces the following events.
The Support Group for Caregivers of Memory Impaired Seniors will meet Thursday, Aug. 27, from 9:... more