For many in the area, this is a difficult time. Last Friday, Feb. 20, marked a dozen years since the fire that killed 100 and injured many more at the Station night club. However, in the aftermath of... more
The vocal minority against RISE Prep Mayoral Academy says they are not against school choice for kids and families. Instead, they say, their opposition is based solely on the fiscal impact of... more
Charlie Hall's comics are routinely outstanding. His latest had me quite literally laughing out loud, particularly the book you'd never see about snowstorm management by (my friend) Mayor Jorge... more
A few days ago, the collective blood pressure of many Smithfield Public School families spiked after receiving a "cannot honor your request" letter, from the school administration, in response to... more
The news that the Pawtucket Red Sox baseball franchise will be leaving Pawtucket for Providence by 2017 is sad indeed. The Mc Coy Stadium property could become the largest "white elephant" in the... more
Hello! My name is Brayton S. I am a 5th-grade student at Harlan Intermediate School in Harlan, Iowa.
My class is studying the history of the United States. I am so happy that I picked your state... more
I write in response to the article "'Scullin Bill' would close fire board election loophole," published in last week's Breeze. The new, townwide fire department for Cumberland was designed to be... more
The vocal minority against RISE Prep Mayoral Academy in Woonsocket says they are not against school choice for kids and families. Instead, they say, their opposition is based solely on the fiscal... more
Dan Halloran has asked me: "So, what is driving the North Smithfield Council to review a proposal for a school that Woonsocket doesn't want? The answer may be Councilwoman Rosanne Nadeau, who has... more
It is no secret that snow has been quite the constant around here lately! I, for one, have felt the toll.
My husband, a foreman for the Town of North Smithfield, and all of his co-workers deserve a... more