WOONSOCKET – A city man was arrested this week for possession of some $30,000 worth of cocaine.
Dennys Mitchell, 25 was arrested on Monday, Jan. 9 by Woonsocket police.
According to officers, the... more
WOONSOCKET – A city school will remain closed until Thursday of next week due to a "Noro-like Virus" according to a post on Friday, Jan. 13 on Rhode Island Broadcasters Network.
Globe Park Elementary... more
WOONSOCKET – A deaf man who was arrested at City Side night club in 2015 for allegedly making obscene gestures and who was not provided an interpreter has settled his suit with the Woonsocket Police... more
WOONSOCKET – A city man accused of a week-long crime spree in 2015 that included setting fires in multiple occupied buildings and attempted robberies at five homes, was indicted this week by the... more
WOONSOCKET – Boyfriend and girlfriend Jeremy Virella, 23, and Ashley Alvira, 26, both of Woonsocket, were each arrested for felony domestic assault, according to Woonsocket police.
Alvira allegedly... more
Woonsocket’s Globe Park Elementary School reopens after closure to contain suspected norovirus outbreak
WOONSOCKET – Minor outbreaks happen every year, but this winter, stomach bugs believed to be caused by norovirus appear to be on the rise in Rhode Island, shutting down several elementary schools in... more
WOONSOCKET – Former House Majority Leader John DeSimone will serve as city solicitor following a unanimous confirmation this week by the Woonsocket City Council.
DeSimone, a Democrat who served in... more
STATE HOUSE — Speaker of the House Nicholas A. Mattiello has appointed Rep. Michael Morin, a Democrat from District 49 in Woonsocket, as a deputy majority leader for the 2017-18 legislative session.... more
WOONSOCKET – Thundermist Health Center welcomes three physicians to its practice.
Dr. Prajakta Kulkarni as a pediatric physician in Woonsocket.
Kulkarni earned a degree in medicine at the Government... more
WOONSOCKET – The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists has awarded accreditation to Landmark Medical Center based on results of recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP’... more
WOONSOCKET – The American French Genealogical Society will hold a presentation on the “untold” story of the more than 550 marriages between French-Canadian women and German-Hessiam soldiers who... more
The Rhode Island Building Industry Scholarship Fund is now accepting applications. Any Rhode Island resident who is unable to provide full payment of tuition or other costs for courses related to the... more
WOONSOCKET – The following students have been named to the first quarter honor roll at Mount St. Charles Academy.
Excelsior Honor Roll: Justin Aquilante, Charles Berg, Thomas Cahaly, Isabel... more
Catherine Waclawik of Blackstone was inducted into the Assumption College Honors Program in October.
Denisha Arsenault of Woonsocket received a bachelor’s degree in psychology, cum laude, from Roger... more
WOONSOCKET – Riverzedge Arts is currently offering three free classes through the Rhode Island Department of Education Advanced Course Network.
These spring classes are open to high school students... more
WOONSOCKET – A valentine dinner dance will be held at the Elks Lodge Hall, 380 Social St., on Saturday, Feb. 11.
A cash bar will be open at 6 p.m. and a family-style chicken dinner will be served at... more
WOONSOCKET – YWCA Rhode Island, 514 Blackstone St., is partnering with Rhode Island Black Storytellers to host a family storytelling concert as a part of Funda Fest 19 on Thursday, Jan. 19, from 6:30... more
WOONSOCKET – St. Joseph Senior Citizens Group will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 24, in the Good Shepherd School auditorium, 1200 Mendon Road.
Trips to Foxwoods Casino will be held Fridays, Jan. 27 and Feb... more