NORTH SMITHFIELD - George Wright, the great grandfather of the family members who now operate Wright's Dairy Farm & Bakery, purchased 90 acres of land in North Smithfield for farming in 1896, and... more
PROVIDENCE – A Woonsocket man accused of burglarizing a home in Burrillville at gunpoint was indicted this week by a Providence County Grand Jury.
Brian Fitzgerald, 18 of 152 Church St., was indicted... more
WOONSOCKET - Citing a comment by an unidentified city councilor that he says borders on "political malfeasance," Albert Beauparlant has resigned from the Woonsocket Redevelopment Agency.
The agency,... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - A decade old agreement for a condominium complex has created ongoing questions for the current Town Council, but one thing was certain last Monday night: after more than a decade... more
WOONSOCKET - Every year they dedicate countless hours to creating a family-friendly event that will help to promote businesses on Main Street.
They are the Main Street Holiday Stroll Committee, and... more
WOONSOCKET - A Woonsocket man who operated what prosecutors called a "neighborhood drug house" will serve time in federal prison, thanks in part to police tips received from concerned residents.... more
Ricco arrested for domestic assault
A former Pawtucket police officer was arrested by North Smithfield police and is facing charges of first-degree sexual assault, strangulation and domestic assault... more
WOONSOCKET - If all goes as planned, the Dunkin' Donuts at 1431 Diamond Hill Road, across from Walnut Hill Plaza, will soon relocate to the corner of Mendon and Diamond Hill roads on the property... more
WOONSOCKET - The high school Music Department presents its annual holiday concert tonight, Thursday, Dec. 12, at 7 p.m. in the WHS auditorium, 777 Cass Ave.
Featured will be the Woonsocket High... more
WOONSOCKET - Boy Scout Troop 2 invites friends of the scouting community and parish to its annual holiday show on Wednesday, Dec. 18, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church on Park... more
PROVIDENCE – This morning at a hearing in Rhode Island Superior Court, Judge Michael A. Silverstein approved the sale of Landmark Medical Center to Prime Healthcare Services. Regulatory approval of... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Public Library will hold a Parents' Night Out on Friday, Dec. 13, from 5 to 8 p.m.
The event, for children 5 and up, will include pizza, stories, crafts,... more
WOONSOCKET - YWCA Rhode Island will be collecting new mittens, gloves, hats, scarfs and other warm clothing until Jan. 10, 2014 on a Mitten Tree. The tree holds mittens, gloves, hats, scarves, socks... more
WOONSOCKET – Mayor elect Lisa Baldelli-Hunt has announced the names of eight people who will serve as members of her incoming administration.
Baldelli-Hunt, who will be sworn in on Tuesday, Dec. 2,... more
WOONSOCKET - The Ladies Auxiliary of St. John the Baptist Romanian Orthodox Church is holding a holiday bake sale on Sunday, Dec. 22, from noon to 4 p.m. in the church hall, corner of East School and... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The North Smithfield Emergency Management Agency is encouraging residents to register with NIXLE Community Information Service to receive real-time critical information and news... more
BELLINGHAM, Mass. - St. Blaise Parish, 1158 South Main St., is sponsoring a money raffle to support its renovation. The drawing will be held at the parish on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 11:30 a.m.
WOONSOCKET – A two-alarm fire at 243 Lydia Avenue early Tuesday morning left one man dead, after a blaze fire marshals say may have been caused by a cigarette.
Charles Ernest Deerheide, 50, lived... more
PROVIDENCE – A Woonsocket man who operated what prosecutors called a "neighborhood drug house" will serve time in federal prison thanks, in part to police tips received from concerned residents.... more
WOONSOCKET - Woonsocket Call reporter Joseph B. Nadeau and Father Philip G. Salois have been recognized by the United Veterans' Council of Woonsocket, receiving Patriot of the Year and Veteran of the... more
BLACKSTONE - The following officers were elected to St. Vincent de Paul of St. Paul and St. Theresa churches of Blackstone: Mary Jane Benjamin, president; Pat Carroll, vice president; Dan Gagnon,... more
NORTH SMITHFIELD - The public safety, police, fire and emergency management sectors of the town of North Smithfield recently received an excellent score from the R.I. Department of Health for its... more