Woonsocket

Woonsocket’s Luther on ‘The Voice’ Monday, 8 p.m.

WOONSOCKET – It’s been six years since Woonsocket native Emily Luther’s cover of “Someone Like You” by Adele became a YouTube sensation, going viral and ultimately landing her a performance on “The... more

Woonsocket offers $200 reward for arrest of vandals, 'tagger' writing 'naked'

WOONSOCKET – Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt and Police Chief Thomas Oates have announced that the Woonsocket Police Department is offering a $200 reward for information leading to the arrest and... more

Art for free: Mayor’s bike project adds color to city streets

WOONSOCKET – Those who have driven the streets of Woonsocket in the past month have likely seen them. Old bicycles, sprayed-painted in bright colors and decorated with baskets of fake flowers began... more

Woonsocket council asks zoner to resign over derogatory comments

WOONSOCKET – Agreeing, after extensive debate, that it was inappropriate for someone who serves on a city board to call the mayor a “nutty broad,” the Woonsocket City Council unanimously passed a... more

Woonsocket native launches military fashion line

Cote raises money for veterans' causes
WOONSOCKET – A new project by a local artist will honor forgotten soldiers with style by repurposing military gear and using fashion to help raise funds for veterans' causes. "Art Fashion Honor"... more

Woonsocket offers $200 reward for arrest of vandals

WOONSOCKET – Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt and Police Chief Thomas Oates announced last week that the Woonsocket Police Department is offering a $200 reward for information leading to the arrest and... more

Woonsocket EMA seeks public input on hazard mitigation

WOONSOCKET –The Woonsocket Emergency Management Agency seeks public input from city residents on how events such as flooding and blizzards affect the city. Participation in an anonymous online... more

St. Joseph Seniors will meet Tuesday

WOONSOCKET – St. Joseph Senior Citizens Group will hold a meatloaf dinner on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at noon, in the Good Shepherd School auditorium, 1200 Mendon Road. Tickets are $10 per person.... more

Indian Rock Nature Trail ribbon-cutting ceremony set for Sept. 30

WOONSOCKET – A ribbon-cutting ceremony for Edward Tupper’s Eagle Scout project, Indian Rock Nature Trail, will be held at Leo A. Savoie Elementary School, 990 Mendon Road, on Saturday, Sept. 30, at 4... more

Tickets now available for annual Breakfast with the Saints

WOONSOCKET – St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center, 84 Cumberland St., will host its biggest event of the year, the 7th annual Breakfast with the Saints, on Sunday, Oct. 1, from 8 a.m. to noon. The event... more