McGee, Mitchell among finalists for Woonsocket superintendent job

WOONSOCKET - Interim Superintendent and Curriculum Director Patrick McGee and Cumberland Assistant Superintendent Robert Mitchell are two of the three finalists who have been chosen from a pool of... more

Ciro's undergoes major expansions; new patio offers outdoor dining

WOONSOCKET - When the Savini family first purchased the historic four-story building on Cherry Street from Evo 'Curly' Donnini in 2003, it was with a "certain understanding." Donnini had created a... more

Live Happy Live Healthy Live Green Expo at River Island Park Saturday

WOONSOCKET - The Live Happy Live Healthy Live Green Expo will be held on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at River Island Park. The day will include food, vendors, artists, crafters,... more

St. Jude Breakfast is this Sunday

WOONSOCKET - The local St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Committee is asking its supporters to "fall for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital" on Sunday, Sept. 21, from 8 a.m. to noon, at the... more

Residents invited to join knitting group

WOONSOCKET - The public is invited to join students from Beacon Charter High School for the Arts on the third Tuesday of every month through the winter in knitting items to help keep Woonsocket... more

Book sale at the Harris Library

WOONSOCKET - The Woonsocket Harris Public Library will hold a book sale Monday, Sept. 22, to Saturday, Sept. 27. Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Tuesday,... more

See Prendergast and Hutchins at the library Saturday

WOONSOCKET - Jim Prendergast and Emery Hutchins will perform at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St., on Saturday, Sept. 20, at 2 p.m. The duo will perform a combination of Celtic... more

Quota International seeks vendors

WOONSOCKET - Quota International of Woonsocket has vendor space available for its Holiday Bazaar to be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendor tables are available for $25 each, or... more

End of summer event at Cercle Laurier

WOONSOCKET - Cercle Laurier will hold an the event, End of Summer Bash Dynamites and the Dead, on Saturday, Sept. 20, under the Cercle Laurier Pavilion, 165 East School. The event will begin at 5 p.m... more

Sacred Heart Church seeks vendors bazaar

WOONSOCKET - Sacred Heart Church, Third Avenue, is seeking vendors for its Harvest Bazaar to be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Outside space... more

St. Michael Church holding clothing drive

WOONSOCKET - St. Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 74 Harris Ave., is holding a clothing drive to benefit the Church Renovation Fund. The church is collecting all types of textiles, clothing, shoes... more

Free health talks offered at local doctor's offices

WOONSOCKET - Landmark Physician Associates will present a free series of "LandmarkTalks" at individual doctor's offices in September. The schedule is as follows. All programs are held from 6 to 7 p.m... more

WHS Class of 1979 will reunite Oct. 4

WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket High School Class of 1979 will hold its 35-year reunion on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 6 p.m. to midnight, at the Coachman's Lodge, 273 Wrentham Road, Bellingham, Mass. The cost is... more

St. Clare Class of 1965 seeking classmates

WOONSOCKET - In preparation for the 50th class reunion of St. Clare High School Class of 1965 and to update the records, classmates are asked to email contact information to stclarehighclassof1965@... more

WHS Class of 1965 planning reunion

WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket High School Class of 1965 will hold its 50-year reunion on Sept. 12, 2015 at the Village Haven Restaurant in Forestdale. Included will be a cocktail hour, dinner and dancing.... more

St. Agatha Seniors list winners

WOONSOCKET - St. Agatha Senior Group met Sept. 10. Celebrating birthdays were Aline Durand, Joan Phaneuf, Denise Chamberlin and Ruth Cote. Mr. and Mrs. Herve Driscoll celebrated their 57th... more

St. Joseph Seniors list events, winners

WOONSOCKET - St. Joseph Senior Citizens Club announces the following events: Sept. 23, clamcake and chowder dinner; Thursdays, Sept. 25, Oct. 23 and Nov. 20, Foxwoods; Nov. 16-18, Atlantic City; Dec... more