WOONSOCKET – If you need to speak to someone at the Woonsocket Department of Human Services office, you’ll need to arrive between 8 and 8:15 a.m. and you “might” be seen.
That was the message given... more
WOONSOCKET – Longstanding healthcare leader and hospital CEO Richard "Rick" Charest has announced plans to retire.
“It is with a profound sense of accomplishment that I am announcing my retirement... more
WOONSOCKET – A video posted on the internet in which Woonsocket Police officers are seen having a violent confrontation with a group of people garnered more than 30,000 views in a day and prompted... more
WOONSOCKET – Roger Jalette, candidate for the city’s mayoral office, discussed his views on leadership.
“My definition of a leader is when a person sees a need and reacts to fix this need,” Jalette... more
WOONSOCKET – “Our neighborhood has changed and not for the better” are the words that Councilman Garrett Mancieri says he has heard and acted on in his first term and will continue if the voters re-... more
WOONSOCKET – Kenneth Finlay, a candidate for the Woonsocket City Council, said he has learned a lot from residents in the course of his campaign.
“Some of the issues, I felt, could not wait, and have... more
WOONSOCKET – Richard Fagnant, a candidate for the Woonsocket City Council, said that as an independent candidate he pledges to simplify and reduce fees and property taxes in the city.
“It’s simple:... more
Keeping with its longstanding policy, The Valley Breeze will not print any last-minute attacks against political candidates, in either advertisements or letters, in the Nov. 2-3 editions. Those ads... more
WOONSOCKET – Renee DiCenso, a school nurse and teacher at Leo Savoie Elementary School, was given the Golden Apple Award last week from NBC News Channel 10.
New Anchor Patrice Wood visited the school... more
WOONSOCKET – The partnership between Ocean State Job Lot and Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation’s Hope Bus that began last month has been extended. Throughout November, the signature... more
WOONSOCKET – Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt and her “pro-taxpayer, pro-business” slate of City Council candidates will hold a fundraiser at River Falls Restaurant on Thursday, Nov. 3 from 6 to 9 p.m.
WOONSOCKET – The Golden Hearts Senior Club announces winners from its Oct. 12 meeting at Precious Blood.
Money raffle winners were Millie Wowk, Vioha Sztabor, Pauline Ledoux, Sandy Detonnancourt, and... more
WOONSOCKET – J.F. Kennedy Manor Social Club will hold a Veterans Day event on Friday, Nov. 11, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Breakfast will be served.
A Thanksgiving dinner will be held Saturday, Nov. 19,... more
WOONSOCKET – St. Joseph Senior Citizens Group will host a turkey dinner on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at noon in the Good Shepherd School auditorium, 1200 Mendon Road. The cost is $10 per person.
Trips to... more