Development would bring commercial space, apartments, parking garage
By ETHAN SHOREY, Breeze Online News Editor
PAWTUCKET – Local developers have finally unveiled their plan for a new commercial and residential development on 11 acres of prime land at 45 Division St., a proposal officials are saying will... more
PAWTUCKET - Upgrades are now happening in city schools thanks to a $32 million "health and safety" bond approved by voters last November.
At the top of the list of improvements are new keyless entry... more
PROVIDENCE - Stephan McClain, age 47, of 89 Carpenter St. in Pawtucket, was indicted for first-degree arson and assault with a dangerous weapon.
Prosecutors say McClain set fire to the building at... more
PROVIDENCE - Pawtucket police are urging people to help their colleagues in Providence find the killer of 27-year-old Pawtucket resident Joao Dos Santos, who was shot while driving early Monday... more
PROVIDENCE - David Norton is taking action on his vow to keep the Pawtucket Red Sox in Pawtucket.
On Thursday, June 25, Norton, a 45-year-old Pawtucket resident and leader of the group Organizing for... more
PAWTUCKET - They make dogs run off, scare small children, pose a fire risk, and generally keep people awake at night.
It's no riddle to those who live in Pawtucket, where fireworks around the Fourth... more
PAWTUCKET - A celebration last Friday marking the completion of the new mini bike path and river wall behind Pawtucket City Hall was another step toward city officials' ultimate goal to make the... more
PAWTUCKET - City leaders would be foolish to act like "pay for sex" is not happening in local massage parlors, says City Councilman Tim Rudd, and even more irresponsible to not do something about it... more
PAWTUCKET - The reconstruction of Mineral Spring Avenue from Conant Street to Dorman Avenue near the North Providence town line is well ahead of schedule to be completed this fall, according to... more
PAWTUCKET - Ever since the new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox announced plans to move the team to Providence this year, much of the conversation has revolved around how difficult it is to get to... more
PAWTUCKET - The City Council last week passed Councilor Terry Mercer's ordinance that makes it easier for homeowners with smaller properties to install a swimming pool.
Mercer had requested that the... more
PAWTUCKET - The Pawtucket School Department this week launched the food service program it sponsors for children during the summer.
The program is designed primarily to provide meals to children in... more
PAWTUCKET - State Sen. Elizabeth Crowley, who represents District 17 in Pawtucket and Central Falls, announced the awarding of legislative grants to community organizations in her district.
This year... more
PAWTUCKET - Families with young children on the autism spectrum are invited to participate in a six-week storytime class at the Pawtucket Public Library. This weekly group will meet on Thursday, July... more
PAWTUCKET - This month's featured book for the Pawtucket Children's Library's Book Club for Kids is "Alien in My Pocket: Blast Off!" by Nate Ball. In this story, 4th-grader Zack McGee's life is... more
Lauren Elizabeth Henson, Happy Birthday, Princess. Love, Nana
Robert J. Feley, 75, Happy Birthday Bob! From your loving wife, Barbara, and Winston and Guy.
Madison Lee Jenks,... more
EAST PROVIDENCE - The Providence Country Day School has recognized the following Pawtucket students for third trimester scholarship and achievement.
* High Honors: Barry McCoy, Nathan Moles, and... more
PAWTUCKET - Pawtucket Credit Union announces the following new personnel.
Patricia Lynch Carlin has joined the credit union as vice president and comptroller. She has overall responsibility for the... more
PAWTUCKET - The Pawtucket Public Library will offer a Superhero Training Camp on Tuesday, July 7, from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., for children and their families in the library's Campbell Auditorium. The... more
PAWTUCKET - A meat and gift basket raffle will be held on Saturday, July 25, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the German Club, 78 Carter Ave.
The event will benefit 3-year-old Ethan Holton, who has cystic... more
Pawtucket police are searching for Laquar Harris, a 19-year-old city resident, after he allegedly stole a vehicle and then took off running when they stopped him. Police have a warrant for his arrest... more
A Pawtucket man faces charges for allegedly trying to cash a fraudulent $48,000 check at a Wells Fargo bank in Connecticut, according to a report in The Journal Inquirer newspaper.
Howard Jones, 53,... more