WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket's firefighters began working an extra 14 hours a week beginning this past Sunday, by order of the Budget Commission. There was no increase in pay.
The commission approved the... more
WOONSOCKET – Moody's Investors Services has revised Woonsocket's bond credit rating from negative to stable, citing the city's recent expenditure cuts and an increase in revenues, adopted as part of... more
WOONSOCKET - First, there were "Beacon Summer Knights," a summer youth theater program funded and owned by Beacon Charter High School for the Arts.
Then, there was "Shakespeare on the Mount," a... more
Man pleads not guilty in death of Woonsocket woman
A man accused of killing a Woonsocket woman in her home last April pleaded not guilty in Superior Court on Wednesday, July 16.
Brian Audette, 45, is... more
WOONSOCKET - State Rep. Stephen M. Casey announced this week that he is officially certified as a candidate for re-election in House District 50, citing his achievements over the past term.
WOONSOCKET - Richard Fagnant, candidate for State of Rhode Island House of Representatives District 50, will hold a campaign kickoff fundraising pizza party at Olly's Pizzeria Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 6... more
Alexandra Euglow of North Smithfield was named to the spring dean's list with high honors at Nichols College.
Tyler Begnoche of North Smithfield and Robert Gingras of Woonsocket have been named to... more
WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket High School Class of 1989 will hold its 25-year reunion on Saturday, Aug. 16, at the Woonsocket Elks Lodge, 380 Social St. Tickets are $45 each and must be purchased by Sunday... more
WOONSOCKET - The city of Woonsocket will be using a new mass emergency communications system that allows residents to receive important and vital notifications from their municipal government named... more
WOONSOCKET - Advance America is holding a back-to-school drive and raffle through Aug. 23.
Donations of pencils, paper, pens, paint, notebooks, folders, rulers and box tops are being collected for... more
WOONSOCKET - The following awards were presented at the Mount St. Charles Academy's Junior High Honors Night.
* Excellence in Technology: Benjamin Emerson, Teresa Girard, Jacob Moschetto, Jordan... more
WOONSOCKET - A Wounded Warrior Bike Run, sponsored by Cercle Laurier and St. Joseph Veterans Association, will be held Sunday, July 27. Riders will leave from Cercle Laurier, 165 East School St., at... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The Department of Environmental Management announced that Wright's Dairy Farm Inc. of North Smithfield has been named Rhode Island's 2014 Outstanding Dairy Farm of the Year by the... more
PROVIDENCE - KCI Paving and Sealing of Smithfield is hosting a charity event in Providence to benefit the Woonsocket Sanctuary Shelter at the Harvest Community Church. The shelter provides emergency... more
WOONSOCKET - Senior Services Inc., 84 Social St., has announced its schedule of August activities at the Woonsocket Senior Center.
The Center will closed Monday, Aug. 11 for Victory Day.