WOONSOCKET - At the final meeting of the Woonsocket Budget Commission, members voted to advise the Rhode Island Department of Education that the city could lose a net total of $2.4 million in funding... more
WOONSOCKET - Paul Luba made it from a working class neighborhood in Chicopee, Mass., to the halls of Yale University.
He's been both a psychologist in a state psychiatric hospital, and the senior... more
WOONSOCKET - State Department of Transportation Director Peter Alviti has agreed to provide funding for the immediate upgrade of Cumberland Hill Road, according to a press release from the office of... more
WOONSOCKET - Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt announced the interim results of the city's tax amnesty program this week, stating that 204 people took advantage of the opportunity to catch up on past due... more
WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket City Councilors Garrett Mancieri and Melissa Murray will be attending the 2015 National Main Streets Conference in Atlanta, Ga., a four-day conference from March 30 until... more
WOONSOCKET - Roger Bouchard, president and general manager of WNRI, has been named to the Rhode Island Radio Hall of Fame, an organization created in 2008 by radio professionals to honor the men and... more
By MATTHEW DONATO, Mount Saint Charles High School Correspondent
Spring has finally arrived and the Lenten season at Mount is reaching its end. Mount's Easter celebrations are nearly here and the fourth and final quarter of the school year will be beginning Monday... more
WOONSOCKET - The city of Woonsocket will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt on the Sunday after Easter, April 12, to give the snow a chance to melt.
The event was originally planned for Sunday, March... more
WOONSOCKET – Two of the three men accused of committing a series of robberies in the city throughout the month of December have been indicted each with one count of first degree robbery, assault with... more
WOONSOCKET - Connecting for Children and Families, in partnership with Stepping Up, is offering a free health care career exploration training program for adults interested in pursuing a career in... more
WOONSOCKET - The Woonsocket Harris Public Library will host a Spring Party on Saturday, March 28. Ages 2-5 may attend from 1 to 2 p.m., and ages 6-8 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
The event will feature... more
WOONSOCKET - St. Joseph Veterans Association, 99 Louise St., is holding a Calendar Raffle during the month of May.
A total of $2,225 will be given away. Calendars can be purchased at the association... more
WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man who is believed to have committed several armed robberies, including one at a Park Avenue gas station... more
WOONSOCKET – A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting on Diamond Hill Road Tuesday, March 24 that left one man hospitalized.
Lorenzo Dominiques Hicks-Hinson has been charged... more
WOONSOCKET – One of two men involved in an armed robbery and shootout on West Park Place in 2013 has pleaded guilty in federal court to Hobbs Act robbery and firearm charges and is now facing 10... more
WOONSOCKET - St. Agatha Senior Group is offering the following trips: Neil Sedaka at Mohegan Sun, April 21; Mohegan Sun, July 21, Sept. 15; The Beach Boys at Venus De Milo, Sept. 22; New Hampshire... more