North Smithfield, Blackstone area

Town cracks down on residents’ out-of-state plates

Enforcement set to begin Jan. 1
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NORTH SMITHFIELD – An effort by Councilors Paul Zwolenski and Claire O’Hara to ensure that all North Smithfield residents are paying their fair share of taxes to the town will lead to potential fines... more

Cookie Walk at North Smithfield High School Wednesday

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The North Smithfield Athletic Association is hosting a Cookie Walk Fundraiser at North Smithfield High School, Wednesday, Dec. 13, from 5-8pm. Patrons can purchase an empty bakery... more

RISPCA offering $1,000 reward in animal cruelty case

BURRILLVILLE – The Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a $1,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the... more

Water pipe leak leads to shutoff on Golden Blvd.

Ten homes left without water Saturday
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NORTH SMITHFIELD – In a part of town where residents say low water pressure makes simple acts like washing dishes or showering a challenge, even the trickle from faucets stopped over the weekend... more

Bartomioli named to North Smithfield council

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NORTH SMITHFIELD – After no one supported an effort by one Town Council member to enforce the will of 2016 voters, the council unanimously voted on Monday to appoint Teresa Bartomioli to the Town... more

NSHS’s Schmidt performs at All National Honor Ensemble

NORTH SMITHFIELD – During the 2016-2017 school year, along with other talented music students from around the country and overseas in military-based schools, Jamie Schmidt practiced and auditioned to... more

Banneker takes part in ‘Holiday Cheer’ event

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Banneker Industries Inc. sent a team of volunteers to the 15th Annual Operation Holiday Cheer event. Held in Warwick, contributions are collected from across the state and dozens... more

DEM: Time to identify potential snow disposal sites

PROVIDENCE – With winter approaching, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is reminding businesses, community groups, and state and local government agencies to begin preparations... more

North Smithfield Food Pantry needs tissues

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The North Smithfield Food Pantry has announced that tissues are the “flavor of the month” for December. Any donations or monetary gifts for the food pantry can be dropped off at... more

Ethier to perform at International Saxophone Symposium

NORTH SMITHFIELD – North Smithfield High School sophomore Michael Ethier has been selected to perform in the High School Honors Recital at the 40th International Saxophone Symposium Jan. 12-13 at the... more