Woonsocket

Local woman stars in new Subway ad

WOONSOCKET – When Destiny Jimenez got a part-time job working at the Clinton Street Subway in 2017, she didn’t think of it as a career starter. The 21-year-old city resident was pursuing singing and... more

Vatican: St. Charles can merge with All Saints Parish

WOONSOCKET – The Vatican has approved the decision to merge St. Charles Borromeo Parish with All Saints Parish, the Diocese of Providence announced this week. The ruling effectively confirms an... more

New monument will honor soldiers lost during World War II

WOONSOCKET – A new monument in World War II Veterans Memorial Park will honor those soldiers of the Second World War who never returned home to Rhode Island. The United Veterans Council of Woonsocket... more

Volunteers help track improving quality of the Blackstone

LINCOLN – Last Saturday morning, Tracey Belliveau put on her waders and headed down to the Albion Dam spillway in Lincoln, which she does on the second Saturday of every month, from April to November... more

Mount moving forward with Aug. 31 school reopening

This article has been edited to reflect updated information released Thursday, Aug. 13. WOONSOCKET – Alan Tenreiro, president of Mount Saint Charles Academy, said Thursday the school plans to move... more

Formal dedication of re-named senior center set for Saturday

WOONSOCKET – The public is invited to join the city and the board of directors of Aging Well Inc. for a formal dedication of the Gaston A. Ayotte Jr. Memorial Senior Center on Saturday, Aug. 15, at... more

St. Joseph Senior Group lists birthdays

WOONSOCKET – St. Joseph Senior Group has announced that because of COVID-19 there will be no meetings until further notice. The current slate of officers will remain in place until such time as an... more

Thundermist provides 300 COVID-19 protection kits to community

WOONSOCKET – More than 300 community members have supplies to protect them and their family from COVID-19 as the Thundermist Health Center distributed 300 free COVID-19 protection kits in Woonsocket... more