Court order allows city to clean up trash-filled property

PAWTUCKET – City officials have received permission to clean up an abandoned old building where several homeless people were found living in squalor. The owners of the building at 72 Mineral Spring Ave. were due to show up at Pawtucket Municipal Court last Friday, Dec. 2, but failed to appear,... more

NPHS students meet new friends from Japan

NORTH PROVIDENCE – Despite a language barrier between them, 10th-grade students from North Providence High School and Fuji City, Japan, can now say they have friends across the world. Melissa Caffrey, a teacher at NPHS who organized the global exchange, called it the best history lesson the school... more

Deal reached with Knights of Columbus, says mayor

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi says officials have reached a tentative deal to purchase the Knights of Columbus hall at... more

Students, funding would leave NP under Achievement First’s plan

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NORTH PROVIDENCE – A plan to expand Achievement First Providence Mayoral Academy would draw another 76 students from North... more