WOONSOCKET – In the August 11 edition of The Valley Breeze in an article titled "Woonsocket Housing Authority clerk charged with embezzlement," we stated that WHA Accounting Administrator Joanne Ayo... more
WOONSOCKET – Some 50 full-time positions were eliminated at Landmark Medical Center on Thursday, Aug. 18.
The jobs eliminated from the hospital staff included some employees from the Cass Avenue... more
Mayor says decision is ‘an insult to taxpayers’
WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket City Council voted 4-3 on Monday to put out a request for proposals for the city’s long vacant former middle school, despite arguments and objections from an... more
The Valley Breeze is providing local candidates the opportunity to share their views once a week leading up to the primary election on Tuesday, Sept. 13. It will offer candidates the same opportunity... more
WOONSOCKET – Richard Masse has announced that he will seek election to the Woonsocket City Council. Masse, a lifelong resident of Woonsocket, is best known for his involvement with the Woonsocket... more
WOONSOCKET – Former State Representative Jon Brien recently announced that he is running for a seat on the Woonsocket City Council. Brien cited specific reasons for his desire to return to city... more
WOONSOCKET – City Council candidate Kenneth Finlay introduced himself to the community and announced the reasons for his campaign this week in a communication to Woonsocket voters.
“On Tuesday, Sept... more
WOONSOCKET – Michael Moniz has announced his run for the mayor’s office and outlined his plans if elected.
“If I become the next mayor, no new taxes for the city of Woonsocket,” Moniz said. “I am... more
WOONSOCKET – One year after the City Council voted to redesign the website for the city of Woonsocket, the page has officially gone live and is in use by city administration.
The site, which went... more
WOONSOCKET – Cub Scout Pack 2 Woonsocket will hold a fall recruitment night on Tuesday, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m. in the cafeteria of Monsignor Gadoury School, 1371 Park Ave., next door to Our Lady Queen of... more
Michael Hill, of Blackstone, graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in June 5th and received his doctor of medicine degree. He began his three-year residency in emergency... more
WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket High School’s 1996 graduating class will hold its 20-year reunion on Sunday, Sept. 4, from 6 to 11 p.m., at Ciro’s Tavern, 42 Cherry St.
Tickets are $35 per person and... more
WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket High School Class of 1981 will hold its 35-year reunion on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 6 p.m., at The Pines, 1204 Pound Hill Road.
The event will feature a family-style chicken... more
WOONSOCKET – St. Joseph Senior Citizens Group will host a meatloaf dinner on Tuesday, Aug. 23 at noon in the Good Shepherd School auditorium, 1200 Mendon Road. The cost is $10 per person.
Trips to... more
WOONSOCKET – An exhibit, titled “Community Care Alliance: Human Services in Woonsocket: A 125 Year History,” will be on exhibit at the Museum of Work and Culture, 42 South Main St., through Thursday... more
WOONSOCKET – The Northern Rhode Island Council of the Arts will hold its 34th annual “French Heritage Festival & Soiree” on Saturday, Sept. 10. The festival will be held at River Island Park... more
WOONSOCKET – YWCA Rhode Island is now enrolling for the fall session. Classes for youth and adults begin Monday, Aug. 29. To learn more or to schedule a tour, call 401-769-7450 or visit 514... more