Grant Application for Planned New Chester Library to be Ready for Aug. 29 Deadline
A grant application for up to $1 million in state funding for a planned new library at North Quarter Park will be ready for submission by an August.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
PRLog US Entertainment
The Curtis Mayflower Release Brand New Single "king Of The Fools" With Music Video To Match
PRLog - Aug. 19, 2014 - WORCESTER, Mass. -- On Tuesday, August 19, 2014 THE CURTIS MAYFLOWER release their new single "KING OF THE FOOLS".
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Pawtucket mayor released from hospital
Pawtucket Mayor Don Grebien has been released from a Boston hospital after being treated for a spinal fluid leak.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Customer Interaction Solutions
HUD wants details on how R.I. Housing and Urban League disbursed...
HUD wants details on how R.I. Housing and Urban League disbursed $1.25 million to Pawtucket homeless shelter [The Providence Journal, R.I. :: ] Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 16--The regional office of the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development in Boston is seeking a detailed accounting of how Rhode Island Housing and Urban League of ... (more)
The Miami Herald
In governor's race, Raimondo touts her pension fix
In this Jan. 13, 2014 file photo, General Treasurer of Rhode Island Gina Raimondo greets supporters after announcing her run for the Democratic nomination for governor in Pawtucket, R.I. Raimondo faces former Obama administration staffer Clay Pell and Providence Mayor Angel Taveras in the Sept.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Fifty-five people died in the Mackinac steam explosion in 1925.
Pawtucket officials held a memorial ceremony Thursday to remember the 55 people who died in the Mackinac steam boat explosion in 1925.
RI cop gets probation for cyberstalking ex-wife
State Attorney General Peter Kilmartin says a Barrington police sergeant has been sentenced to probation and resigned from his job after pleading guilty to cyberstalking his ex-wife and obstructing justice.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Police Search for Lincoln Bank Robbery Suspect
Workers at the Bank of America branch told police that the man came into the bank shortly before 4 p.m. Monday, pulled out a handgun and demanded money from a teller.
Pawtucket Launching Repaving Project
The repaving is scheduled to start Tuesday on Cottage Street and Central Avenue.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Major re-paving project for Pawtucket roads begins Tuesday
The city is beginning a road paving project Tuesday that is expected to continue through November, covering more than 10% of the city's roadways.
3 Men Detained in Rhode Island Highway Shooting
Three men charged in connection with a shooting on Interstate 95 in Providence are detained and awaiting bail review hearings.
Pawtucket remembering 1925 boat explosion victims
Pawtucket officials are inviting the public to a memorial ceremony to remember the 55 people who died in the Mackinac steam boat explosion in 1925.
Woody Allen Receives Handprint Honour in Rhode Island
Filmmaker Woody Allen has cemented his place in Rhode Island history by adding his handprints to the state's own Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
The Daily Record
Celebrity odds and ends
Random House Children's Books announced Friday that they will launch a new series next year tied to the blockbuster Disney movie.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
3 men arrested after early-morning drive-by shooting in Providence
Rhode Island State Police have arrested three men in connection with a shooting incident on Route 95 at the Route 146 overpass in Providence early Saturday morning.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Woody Allen's handprints on Pawtucket walk of fame
Legendary director Woody Allen has added his handprints to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but not the one in California.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Mixed Magic Theatre to Present WIKETV, 8/24-25
Mixed Magic Theatre will present WIKETV, a Native American Play by Brianna McGhee on Sunday - Monday August 24th & 25th 7pm.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
I-Team: Synthetic drugs pose real dangers
"Our son is gone forever from one hit of Spice! Which is legal. How can that be?" the Facebook post said.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Rochester shooting suspect arrested in Rhode Island
Fugitive Kerry Joseph was arrested Wednesday morning at a basement apartment in the 300 Block of Sayles Ave, Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
Rhode Island Department of Health News
HEALTH awards $2 million in additional funding to support pregnant...
The Rhode Island Department of Health has awarded more than $2 million in new funding to eight community-based agencies to provide evidence-based home visiting services for pregnant women and families with young children in Rhode Island.