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Woonsocket Man Charged with Murder in Mother's Death
A Woonsocket man has been charged with murder in the death of 24-year-old city resident Catherine Salvi.
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The Honolulu Advertiser
Dish packs flavor, tradition
Sal O'Brien employs the "up the arm" method to prepare hot wieners at Olneyville New York System in Providence, R.I. The James Beard Foundation has named the restaurant one of five "America's Classics."
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Firefighters Extinguish Huge Blaze in Woonsocket
Firefighters extinguished a huge blaze in Woonsocket Saturday afternoon. WATCH: Dramatic Footage Captures Woonsocket Fire The fire broke out at a residence at 26 Monty Avenue, according to WPRI-TV .
Fri Mar 14, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Hot diggity hot diggity er, wiener
Those are the cardinal rules at Olneyville New York System, arguably the best-known Rhode Island spot for one of the state's signature dishes: hot wieners.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Toddlers Found Alone Downtown; Father Charged
A Woonsocket father was charged with child neglect after police said his two children were found walking alone in downtown Woonsocket.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
RI mom accused of taking son granted house arrest
A Woonsocket woman accused of illegally taking her 6-year-old son to Washington state and sparking an Amber alert has been granted home confinement while awaiting trial A Providence Superior Court clerk told WJAR-TV on Monday that a judge granted 34-year-old Andria Britt home confinement.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Local Ukrainian-Americans express faith, hope and worry
Unrest and uncertainty in Ukraine are highlighting sharp divisions between the Russian Federation and the U.S. government - each accusing the other of meddling and escalating tensions.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
RI's 5 things: Food stamps, overdose deaths
A large number of overdose deaths continue to concern health officials, the Pawtucket Red Sox look to stay in Pawtucket and Brown University celebrates an important milestone.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Small earthquake recorded in Bellingham
The agency's instruments detected the 1.7-magnitude temblor in the town, which adjoins Woonsocket, R.I., at 1:38 p.m., the agency said.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
'My Old School' Documentary to Air on Ri PBS Tonight
It's a big break for a pair of local filmmakers tonight - and a chance for Rhode Island residents, especially those who grew up in Woonsocket, to reflect on their formative years in high school.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Woonsocket man charged with trafficking fentanyl
The U.S. attorney's office said 32-year-old Alfredo Balestier-Sanchez was arrested Tuesday by Woonsocket police and agents with a Drug Enforcement Administration task force after a monthlong investigation.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Fire Capt. Michael Morin Sworn in as State Rep.
Woonsocket Fire Capt. Michael Morin on Tuesday was sworn as the new District 49 state representative.
As Tensions in Ukraine Rise, a Community Watches and Waits
For Cornel Osadsa, the turmoil in Ukraine is not a flickering image on his TV screen or a set of distant events unfolding 4,000 miles away.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Rhode Island Ukrainians react to Russia entering their country
As violence continues in the Ukraine, and Russian troops are now on the ground; they are holding prayer services at St. Michael's Ukrainian Catholic Church in Woonsocket.
New RI lawmaker to be sworn in
Michael Morin, a Democrat, is set to be sworn in Tuesday after winning last month's election to replace former Rep. Lisa Baldelli-Hunt, who is now the mayor of Woonsocket.
Grey Terrier Lost in Woonsocket
Have you seen this dog? His name is Max and he went missing near 630 Social Street in front of Lee's Coveninence Store on Saturday night.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Woonsocket remembers George Nasuti
George Nasuti was a principal, teacher, coach, athletic director, family man, and friend; Saturday a city gathered to say goodbye.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
George Nasuti's - Celebration of Life'
Wearing maroon and white, crowds filled Woonsocket High School for a pep rallytheme celebration of life for coach, George Nasuti.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Selectmen Approves Of Lee
Last night the Hopkinton Board of Selectmen voted unanimously for Detective Captain Edward Lee.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
New Administrator Promises Personnel Overhaul, Focus on Economic Development
Yesterday was Matthew Wojcik's first day on the job as Tiverton's new town administrator and he said it's "hard to wax poetic" when there's so much work ahead.