Blackstone Valley Prep teams take Pride in soccer programs

Boys' and girls' squads take their best shots at inaugural seasons in RIIL
CUMBERLAND – Rome wasn’t built in a day. And neither was the Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy’s soccer program, which is in its sixth season of existence and wrapping up its inaugural season of play in the Rhode Island Interscholastic League. A year after reaching the finals of the co-ed/boys... more

Contaminated wells in N. Smithfield may be linked to Millville property

Neighbors say hazardous materials are buried
MILLVILLE/NORTH SMITHFIELD – On May 15, 2013, neighbors from seven homes surrounding 171 Central St. in Millville, Mass. signed a petition listing concerns with the property, and asking the town’s Board of Selectmen to investigate the owner’s activities. Their complaints included removal of trees... more

Charest to retire from Landmark

WOONSOCKET – Longstanding healthcare leader and hospital CEO Richard "Rick" Charest has announced plans to retire. “It is with a... more

Affordable housing coming to Albion Road

16 apartments planned at Mendon intersection
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CUMBERLAND – Over the objections of town officials and following years of hearings, an acre of land on the corner of Mendon and... more