New middle school will teach future arts students core skills
By SANDY SEOANE, Valley Breeze Staff Writer
WOONSOCKET - A new middle school in Woonsocket will open this fall with the goal of teaching the foundational skills to students planning to attend Beacon Charter High School for the Arts.
The new "... more
WOONSOCKET - The state-appointed board tasked with stabilizing city finances has handed control for most major decisions back to city officials and will soon begin its exit, according to a letter... more
WOONSOCKET - Any student in the Woonsocket School system in grades 10 and 11 who wishes to take the PSAT test will be able to do so at no cost to the student or their families.
The program will take... more
WOONSOCKET - More than 40 local vendors will be on hand this Saturday, March 7 for the 3rd annual Buy Local Expo & Home Show at St. Ann's Cultural Center, 84 Cumberland St.
The doors open at 9 a.... more
WOONSOCKET - Judith Potter, owner of Potter Photography in Woonsocket, has received the People's Choice Award for "I'll Keep You Warm" in The Power Of Love art competition. The competition was held... more
WOONSOCKET - Two members of the Mount St. Charles Academy community will receive national awards from the Diocese of Providence's Office of Catholic Youth Ministry.
Marc Blanchette '76, of North... more
WOONSOCKET - Vendors are being sought for Calvary Worship Center's 2nd annual Spring Fling Craft Fair to be held Saturday, March 21, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 120 Prospect St. There will be 45... more
WOONSOCKET - St. Joseph Veteran's Association, 99 Louise St., will host a St. Patrick's Day party on Saturday, March 14.
Food will be served from 5 to 8 p.m. The menu will feature a corned beef meal... more
WOONSOCKET - The Community Care Alliance Family Support Center, National Grid and¬?the George Wiley Center are co-hosting a utility clinic on Tuesday, March 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Family... more
WOONSOCKET - The Veterans Committee of the Elks Lodge 850 will host a porketta fundraiser on Monday, March 23, at 6:30 p.m., at the Elks hall, 380 Social St.
Tickets are $20 and include the porketta... more
WARWICK - The following local students have been named to the fall semester dean's list at Community College of Rhode Island.
From Blackstone: Alicia Cournoyer, Chelsea Lafleur.
From North Smithfield... more
WOONSOCKET - Mended Hearts, a support group for heart patients and their caretakers, will meet Wednesday, March 11, at 5:30 p.m., in Christiansen Conference Center at Landmark Medical Center, 115... more