WOONSOCKET – They were leaders in the civil rights movement who came to the city in the 1940s and 1950s, founding new religious institutions and making their own contributions to the local culture... more
WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a subject wanted in connection to a string of armed robberies over the past several weeks.
The robberies... more
WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for a suspect believed to be involved in robberies across the city over the past several weeks.
Joshua Matteson, 33, of... more
WOONSOCKET — Developers who made headlines last month with a proposal for a "Rhode Island Water Park" to be located on the Attleboro/Pawtucket line now have their eyes on Woonsocket.
Cascade Water... more
WOONSOCKET – For the past two months City Councilor Daniel Gendron has been asking Finance Director Christine Chamberland for a detailed presentation on the city’s financial status.
The requirement... more
WOONSOCKET – The true identity of the man who has been playing the part of King Jace XXII, the mysterious monarch of the Woonsocket Mardi Gras, is Edward Hunt, first gentleman of Woonsocket, and a... more
WOONSOCKET – Cuts made to the health care benefits of the city’s police retirees will need to be reinstated under a decision issued today by Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Lanphear.
Lanphear said that... more
WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket Harris Public Library will host the following February school vacation events.
• Monday, Feb. 15: Animal Experiences by Dave Marchetti, 2 p.m. Open to all ages. Marchetti... more
WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket High School Class of 1966 will hold its 50-year reunion on Saturday, Sept. 17.
Organizers are seeking information on classmates. Send information to Connie Thurber Plotkin at... more
WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket School Department will be holding kindergarten registration for the 2016-2017 school year on Saturday, March 5, from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Woonsocket Middle School at... more
WOONSOCKET – American Legion Post 85, 870 River St., will host a remembrance for long-time member Larry Seuss and his wife Philomena on Saturday, Feb. 13, from 5 to 9 p.m.
Both Larry and Philomena... more
WOONSOCKET – Par X Club will host an all-you-can-eat pasta dinner on Saturday, Feb. 20, to benefit Robert Joannette Sr.
The dinner will be held 4 -8 p.m. at 36 Stanley St. Tickets cost $15 per person... more
WOONSOCKET – netWORKri will hold an event at NRI Career Academy at the Chaplin-Perez Community Center at 37 Center St. on Thursday, Feb. 11 at 1 p.m.
Connecting for Children and Families will discuss... more
WOONSOCKET – Golden Hearts Senior Club will host a corn beef and cabbage dinner on Tuesday, March 16, at noon in Precious Blood Church, 94 Carrington Ave. New members are welcome.
The door prize... more
WOONSOCKET – J.F. Kennedy Manor Social Club, 547 Clinton St., announces the following events: Valentine pasta and meatball supper, this Saturday, Feb. 13, 6 p.m.; St. Patrick’s corned beef or ham... more
WOONSOCKET – Drink and Dabble, Charlie Hall’s traveling art party, will be making its way to St. Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church for a fundraiser this Friday, Feb. 12.
Starting at 6:30 p.m., the... more
WOONSOCKET – Woonsocket Health & Rehabilitation Centre is providing free blood pressure screenings at the Woonsocket Harris Public Library, 303 Clinton St., on Thursday, Feb. 18, from 10 to 11:30... more