North Smithfield, Blackstone area

Maximum school funding increase sought

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Residents, teachers and representatives of the School Department turned out in large numbers at the fiscal year 2019 budget hearing Monday night to ask Town Council members to... more

Blackstone police charge man with driving under the influence following crashes

BLACKSTONE – A Woonsocket man was charged with driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol after striking multiple vehicles and crashing his own vehicle on Main Street late Tuesday night.... more

N.S. Police Department presents awards

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The North Smithfield Police Department held its Awards Ceremony on June 12 at the North Smithfield Middle School. The following awards were presented. • Community Service Award:... more

Blackstone students graduate from BVTech

UPTON, Mass. – The following Blackstone students graduated from Blackstone Valley Vocational Regional School on May 30. Zachary Michael Bergeron, Plumbing+* Sean Liam Brady, Culinary Arts Morgan... more

Ham Radio Field Day is Saturday

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The Northern Rhode Island React Amateur Radio Club will host a Ham Radio Field Day on Saturday, June 23, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the North Smithfield Municipal Annex parking lot... more