Pawtucket

The Guild grows

Craft brewery now among the largest in the country
PAWTUCKET – This year, The Guild on Main Street is producing about 60,000 barrels of beer. All 25 or so other craft brewers in the state are producing 40,000 barrels of beer combined. The Guild is... more

R.I. Monthly moving from Providence to Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET – Rhode Island Monthly, the statewide magazine famous for its Best of Rhode Island Awards and emphasis on arts and dining, has signed an agreement with the owner of the former Lorraine... more

Game-changing project moves forward

Pawtucket poised to be an alternative to Boston, says developer
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PAWTUCKET – A residential development seen as a game changer for the city now has the important financing piece it needs to move forward. Ken Zuckerman, the developer behind 180 new residential units... more

School officials planning purchase of St. Leo’s Church

Talk of unified high school all but dead
PAWTUCKET – School leaders intend to purchase the former St. Leo the Great Church building at 699 Central Ave., and have established a negotiations team to accomplish the goal. The School Committee... more

Officials say fire union voted down its own proposal

City announces reopening of Station 3, addition of fourth rescue
PAWTUCKET – Station 3 on Columbus Avenue reopened over the weekend after upgrades and renovations, but all is still not well between Mayor Donald Grebien and members of the Pawtucket Local 1261 of... more

Officials expecting heavy call volume on camera program

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PAWTUCKET – The enormity of the 13,000 speed zone warnings handed out in one week is best illustrated if multiplied by 36 school weeks, says Alan Tavares, fiscal adviser to the City Council. If... more

Pair Pawtucket Craft Crawl with Restaurant Week

PAWTUCKET – The city this year will host the Pawtucket Restaurant Week alongside the inaugural Pawtucket Craft Crawl, both starting this Sunday, Sept. 22, and running through next Saturday, Sept. 28... more

Senior Center will offer fall prevention program

PAWTUCKET – Leon Mathieu Senior Center, 420 Main St., will offer the Matter of Balance series beginning Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 12:15 to 2:45 p.m. This award-winning program is designed to manage... more

Book signing for local author Nau is Thursday

PAWTUCKET— Stillwater Books, 175 Main St., will host an author’s book signing event at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19. The event will feature local author Terry Nau who has completed his fifth book on... more

Race for Matt and Grace 5K fundraiser is Saturday

PROVIDENCE – The 10th annual Race for Matt and Grace, a 5K run, walk, or roll event, will be held at Rhode Island College, 600 Mount Pleasant Ave., on Saturday, Sept. 21. Registration will be held... more

Tickets now available for Nov. 1 Pawtucket Hall of Fame Banquet

PAWTUCKET – Tickets are now available for the Pawtucket Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony to be held Friday, Nov. 1, beginning with a reception at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m., at the... more