Woonsocket

Deceased veterans honored at unveiling of Legion monument

WOONSOCKET – Michelle Mariani’s father, Bryant Mariani, served in the United States Army and lived the remainder of his life as a proud veteran. However, when he died in 2001, he didn’t receive... more

CYO Center appoints Fontaine as new director

WOONSOCKET – The Father Marot CYO Center has appointed Leo Fontaine, former mayor of Woonsocket and a music minister at Holy Trinity and All Saints Parishes, as its new director effective last week.... more

Police investigating fatal accident near Kennedy Manor

WOONSOCKET – A woman hit by a car while crossing the road near Kennedy Manor last week died at Rhode Island Hospital three days later, police later confirmed. Marian Morrow, 64, a resident of Kennedy... more

Brown claims seventh City Council seat

Possible recount still uncertain
WOONSOCKET – Julia Brown, a first-time candidate and newcomer to city politics, appears to have clinched the seventh City Council seat, defeating former City Council President Roger Jalette Sr., by... more

Holiday bazaars and craft fairs

Weekend of Nov. 16-18 Christmas on the Hill Bazaar at Wesley United Methodist Church, 55 Woodland St., Lincoln, Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Silent auction, baby boutique, handmade items, baked goods and... more

St. Agatha Senior Group announces trips, winners

WOONSOCKET – St. Agatha Senior Group will host a bus trip to Foxwoods Casino on Friday, Nov. 30. The club introduced a new trip for April 14-16 to Atlantic City. For more information, call Fran Roy... more

All aboard! BV Polar Express opens in Woonsocket Friday

WOONSOCKET – The Blackstone Valley Polar Express train rides will be pulling away from the beautifully decorated Woonsocket train depot beginning Friday and continuing through Dec. 23. This Friday... more

Mount St. Charles will hold middle school admissions exam Saturday

WOONSOCKET – Mount Saint Charles Academy will conduct middle school admissions exams on Saturday, Nov. 17. Families of prospective Mount middle school students can register for the exam through the... more

Thanksgiving service at Our Savior Church

WOONSOCKET – An annual Thanksgiving Worship Service of ecumenical prayer, music and fellowship will be hosted by Our Saviour Polish National Catholic Church, 500 Smithfield Road, on Sunday, Nov. 18,... more

Firm Foundation will hosts free luncheon

WOONSOCKET – The Firm Foundation Christian Church, 84 Cumberland St., will hold Christian Worship followed by a free luncheon on Sunday, Nov. 18, at 10 a.m. All are invited. For more information,... more

Auction items sought for Milk Fund event

WOONSOCKET – The Milk Fund is seeking donations of items for its annual WOON Radio Milk Fund Auction that will begin on Monday, Nov. 26. The committee is seeking items such as gift cards and small... more

Create your own boxwood holiday tree; classes Dec. 4

WOONSOCKET – On Tuesday, Dec. 4, the St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center invites residents infected with the Christmas spirit to one of two classes they are hosting in making a traditional tabletop... more