WOONSOCKET - Residents, town councilors and former members of city government are speaking out against what they say are unneeded delays in construction of a new water treatment plant, and this week... more
WOONSOCKET – Witnesses say a driver in Woonsocket intentionally struck a pedestrian around 1 p.m. on Friday before leading police in a chase that ended near the Consumer's Gas Station on Hamlet... more
WOONSOCKET – A jury found a city man guilty of two counts of assault with a dangerous weapon for shooting a semi-automatic weapon on the Fairmount Bridge during March of last year.
Christian “Chay”... more
WOONSOCKET - Taking issue with the method by which Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt negotiated a tax agreement with the city's social clubs, City Council President and Budget Commission member Albert Brien... more
WOONSOCKET - On Sept. 1, 2014, longtime Beacon Charter High School for the Arts teacher Jason LeClair embarked on an ambitious personal mission.
LeClair turned 40 that day, and marked the occasion by... more
WOONSOCKET - Members of the Autumnfest Steering Committee are lucky: These guys know how to take a joke.
Woonsocket Police Chief Thomas Carey and Fire Chief Paul Shatraw will be the targets of more... more
WOONSOCKET - The John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor has formed a new, nonprofit organization and hired its first executive director, Charlene Perkins Cutler.
Donna M.... more
WOONSOCKET - Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt has announced a new economic development initiative in conjunction with the Economic Development Foundation of Rhode Island. The joint venture between the city... more
WOONSOCKET - The Woonsocket Highway Department will begin milling several city streets on Friday, Sept. 26. Roads up for improvements include the River Street bridge, portions of South Main Street... more
WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt, the 2014 Autumnfest Steering Committee and the Woonsocket Rotary Club invite the community to the Autumnfest Grand Marshal Reception honoring the... more
By MATTHEW DONATO, Mount Saint Charles High School Correspondent
Matthew Donato is this year's high school correspondent from Mount Saint Charles Academy. He is currently a senior, following two older brothers who also attended Mount. He is involved in cross... more
WOONSOCKET - Community Care Alliance has begun holding application sessions for the Adopt-A-Family program in Woonsocket three days a week. The sessions are held at Community Care Alliance, 65 Main... more
WOONSOCKET - Residents are reminded that curbside pick-up of yard waste including grass clippings, small branches and weeds for 1-3 unit properties will resume on Monday, Sept. 29, and continue... more
WOONSOCKET - St. James Episcopal Church, 24 Hamlet Ave., will hold a yard sale on Saturday, Sept. 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items include estate items, tools, jewelry, small furniture, glassware, new... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Heritage Association is hosting a yard sale fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 27 at Heritage Hall, 101 Greene St., from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Items will include the... more
WOONSOCKET - St. Mark Lutheran Church, 871 Harris Ave., announces the following events.
* Blessing of the Animals: Bring your pets for the short service on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 11 a.m. All pets... more
WOONSOCKET - A fundraiser for gubernatorial candidate Alan Fung will be held at St. Joseph Veterans Hall, 99 Louise St., on Friday, Sept. 26, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Meet the candidate and enjoy a dinner... more
WOONSOCKET - Girl Scout registration will be held at the CYO Center on Clinton Street on Tuesday, Sept. 30, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Troop leaders will be present to meet with girls and their families.... more
WOONSOCKET - The Woonsocket Harris Public Library's Knitting Circle meets Wednesdays at the library, 303 Clinton St.
Kids Knit is held from 6 to 7 p.m. and Adult Knit from 7 to 8 p.m.
Knitting and... more
WOONSOCKET - Our Saviour Church, 500 Smithfield Road, will hold a meat raffle on Friday, Sept. 26, in the church hall.
Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and a free light supper including beverages and... more