PROVIDENCE – Myrth York, former Rhode Island senator and gubernatorial candidate, has endorsed Gina Raimondo for governor. Following her endorsement Wednesday, York co-hosted a women’s economic... more
PAWTUCKET - The Pawtucket GOP has endorsed Cranston Mayor Allan Fung for governor. The vote, which took place at the group's monthly meeting on March 4, was unanimous.
“Tonight we are very excited to... more
PAWTUCKET - To keep up with a seemingly endless barrage of potholes brought on by cycles of snow, cold, and warming subsurface water, members of a city "Pothole Patrol" continue to repair roads in... more
PAWTUCKET - Statistics compiled by the Pawtucket Police Department and reviewed by the State Police for inclusion in the national FBI crime database show an overall drop in crime in the city of about... more
PAWTUCKET - It was January of 1924 when a group of city businessmen joined the growing trend of businesspeople across the country who were interested in doing good for their communities. The men were... more
PAWTUCKET - City Councilor Tim Rudd says ongoing late payments from Waste Haulers are cause for concern and he will push to have the council take them into account when considering whether to renew... more
PAWTUCKET - A prototype Pizza Hut store that offers pizza by the slice received an official city welcome last Friday as Mayor Donald Grebien assisted company executive Bill Ahrens in cutting the... more
PAWTUCKET - City-based Collette Vacations has become the first worldwide guided travel company to engage in a weeklong promotional partnership with America's top game show, "Wheel of Fortune."
PAWTUCKET - Moved by the medical plight and career ambitions of a 6-year-old Burrillville boy who is a big fan of police officers, firefighters and the military, Pawtucket police and fire personnel... more
CENTRAL FALLS - The Central Falls-Pawtucket Non-Violence Initiative will host its second Peaceful Communities Conference on Saturday, March 8, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Central Falls High School, 24... more
PAWTUCKET - The annual Community Supported Agriculture Fair will return to the Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St., Saturday, March 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., during the Wintertime Farmers Market.... more
PAWTUCKET - Bank Rhode Island has hired local resident Micah Jencks to serve as branch manager of its Pawtucket location. Jencks brings with him more than 13 years experience in financial services,... more
PAWTUCKET - The Trash or Treasure Shop of the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, 490 Broadway, is conducting a winter merchandise clearance bag sale through March 22. The shop is open every... more
PAWTUCKET - The Blackstone Valley Tourism Business Network presents "Composting Trends and Changes" on Tuesday, March 18, in the Blackstone Valley Visitor Center theater, 175 Main St.
The event, 8:30... more
PROVIDENCE - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation will host the event TypeOne Nation, an afternoon of education and connection, at the Providence Biltmore Hotel, 11 Dorrance St., on Sunday, March 9... more
PAWTUCKET - The Pawtucket Public Library Teen Anime Club will meet Wednesday, March 12, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Students in grades 6-12 are invited to join other fans of Japanese animation to hang out, get... more
PAWTUCKET - Pawtucket Public Library will hold a drop-in St. Patrick's Day Craft Program on Saturday, March, 15, from 2:30 to 4 p.m.
The free program is best for ages 7-12 but younger children are... more