Pawtucket

Rollout of Tidewater Landing project accelerates

PAWTUCKET – Numerous aspects of the planning process for the Tidewater Landing project are moving forward this month, as details of what’s promising to be a transformational development begin to... more

Discover Books outgrowing its Pawtucket headquarters

PAWTUCKET – Less than three years after Discover Books expanded to a new 31,000-square-foot facility on Webster Street, the local online book reseller is again bursting at the seams and will likely... more

Pawtucket police seek to ID suspects in home invasion

PAWTUCKET – Police are asking for the public's help in identifying three suspects in an armed home invasion at the Village Lofts at 200 Esten Ave. on Dec. 13. At around 3:30 p.m. that day, police... more

In lawsuit, city seeks substantial payout from PawSox

PAWTUCKET – An outside expert would say that this break-up is well past the point of no return. City officials are suing the outgoing Pawtucket Red Sox baseball team in Superior Court, alleging that... more

Rhody Hen Cafe wins expansion

PAWTUCKET – The Rhody Hen Cafe, a small but wildly popular restaurant in a tightly populated neighborhood near McCoy Stadium, won permission last week for a permanent expansion of premises, with a... more

Dexter Street Commons plan takes shape

PAWTUCKET – The vision for the Dexter Street Commons, a major mixed-use project planned near the coming new commuter rail station on Dexter Street near the Central Falls line, is about to come to... more

Navigant grant will help fix Cogswell Tower clock

CENTRAL FALLS – Mayor James Diossa announced that Navigant Credit Union has provided the city of Central Falls a $50,000 grant to help fix the Cogswell Tower, the iconic landmark in the heart of... more

City participating in third round of Workshare Program

PAWTUCKET – The city will be instituting a third round of the Workshare Program after the completion of a second round in the end of 2020. The city, having offset $1 million from the two previous... more

Empowerment Factory announces art programs

PAWTUCKET – The Empowerment Factory, 999 Main St., announces the following free art adventures programs. For more information, visit www.empowermentfactory.org/free-art-adventures . Families can only... more

HarborOne Foundation presents community support grants

WARWICK – Pawtucket Central Falls Development was among 11 recipients of HarborOne Foundation Rhode Island grants focused on helping Rhode Island individuals and families, especially those impacted... more

Library will be closed Monday

PAWTUCKET – The Pawtucket Public Library, 13 Summer St., will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The library’s website, www.pawtucketlibrary.org , can be used... more