NORTH PROVIDENCE - It was a gesture that will forever put tears in his eyes, says Erik Deneault: a dying man thinking of Deneault's daughter's needs even during his final hours.
Deneault said he and... more
Dollar Tree store would go in near Dollar General
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Two stores that aim to move a lot of merchandise at affordable prices could soon be doing business near each other on Smith Street.
Town planners will consider a proposal from... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - A new system of trails at Camp Meehan and Notte Park is done and ready to be used by local residents.
The 2.5 miles of trail were created through a combination of efforts from the... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Michael Gianfrancesco, the North Providence High School English teacher who started the school's Nerd Herd group two years ago, has been chosen to teach other educators how they... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Shortly after Carlene Casciano-McCann came to St. Mary's Home for Children in 2006, she recognized the need to support staff members who wanted to move away from a reward and... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Eighty families and more than 300 visitors total turned out for the first Scout-O-Rama at Notte Park and Camp Meehan on Sunday. Scout leaders said 17 people signed up to be a Scout... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Representatives for TD Bank have all necessary preliminary approvals for a new branch on Mineral Spring Avenue, but have no immediate plans to build the facility.
Lisa Sawicki,... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - A pasta dinner to benefit Fruit Hill Day Services for Elderly will be held this Saturday, Oct. 3, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Grace Church, 4 Lafayette St. in Johnston.... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - St. James Episcopal Church, 474 Fruit Hill Ave., will hold a Blessing of the Animals event on Sunday, Oct. 4, at 10 a.m.
Friendly and well-behaved animals are invited. For those... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Salvatore Mancini Resource and Activity Center announces the following programs.
Medicare open enrollment for the 2016 benefit year begins on Oct. 15, and ends on Dec. 7. Contact... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - A Funny4Funds.com comedy fundraiser to benefit North Providence Firefighters Retirees' Association will be held this Sunday, Oct. 4, at the Smithfield Elks Lodge #2359, 326 Farnum... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Great Finds Yours and Mine is a drop-off spot for unwanted cell phones and used ink cartridges to benefit the Rhode Island Air Force Veterans Memorial Monument Fund. Great Finds is... more
PROVIDENCE - Enjoy a paddle plus refreshments on the Woonasquatucket River this Sunday, Oct. 4, beginning at 1:30 p.m. See Providence from a different perspective and learn more about the... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Zumba fitness classes are offered at the North Providence Pool and Fitness Center, 1810 Mineral Spring Ave., on Saturday mornings from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Classes are free to all... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - A home schooling workshop will be held at the North Providence Library tonight, Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for home-schoolers or those who are interested in... more
Natashia Landry and her daughter Milara Fernandez (Oct. 16), Happy Birthday! Love, Grandparents Deb and Ern Normandin.
Bob Conroy, Happy Birthday to my "Barracuda Poppy!" Love you,... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Susan Lecht, of North Providence, has been honored as Division Governor of the Year for 2014-2015 by Toastmasters District 31, covering Rhode Island and eastern Massachusetts.... more
NORTH PROVIDENCE - North Central Chamber of Commerce will host a Business Before Breakfast Networking event at Sierra Pacific Mortgage, 1417 Douglas Ave., on Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 8 to 9:30 a.m.
NORTH PROVIDENCE - Having issues with clutter? Is the "stuff" owning you? The North Providence Library will host Dave Downs for a presentation on clutter control on Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 7 p.m.
PROVIDENCE - The Comprehensive Cancer Center at Rhode Island, The Miriam and Newport hospitals is hosting a Cancer Survivors Day for cancer survivors, family, friends and support teams on Sunday, Oct... more