Woonsocket

Investors, city at odds over tax liability

Lien holders say they’re not responsible for bills
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WOONSOCKET – Thirty years ago, Edward Cianci, a North Smithfield resident, purchased liens on two city properties at a tax sale. At the time, the move was an investment: lien holders can charge a... more

Woonsocket among Rhode Island communities to bid on Amazon HQ2

WOONSOCKET – Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt has confirmed that Woonsocket submitted a proposal to Amazon for the siting of their second headquarters, Amazon HQ2, within the city. Woonsocket is reportedly... more

Woonsocket man arrested in Warwick for gun, taser

WARWICK – A city man who was reportedly spotted on Monday, Oct. 16 openly carrying a handgun and a taser was arrested by Warwick police. Garibaldi Santiago, 27, of Woonsocket, has been charged with... more

Get spooked with show, haunted house, and trick-or-treating at Beacon Charter High School

Theater troop to focus on social justice in upcoming season
WOONSOCKET – It will be a wicked weekend filled with mysterious carnies, “knight” terrors, magical performances and candy treats at Beacon Charter High School for the Arts Friday, Oct. 27, through... more

Waterview Association lists events

WOONSOCKET – Waterview Apartments Association will hold its next meeting on Monday, Oct. 23. A Holiday Bazaar will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21, from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. A yard sale is planned for... more

K of C Council 113 meets Monday

WOONSOCKET – The Knights of Columbus Council 113 will hold a business meeting on Monday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m., in All Saints Parish Hall, 323 Rathbun St.

St. Joseph Seniors will meet Tuesday

WOONSOCKET – St. Joseph Senior Citizens Group will hold a turkey dinner on Tuesday, Oct. 24, at noon, in the Good Shepherd School auditorium, 1200 Mendon Road. Tickets are $10 per person. Foxwood... more

Woonsocket Parks & Recreation to host ‘Spooktacular Dance Party’ Oct. 27

WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket Parks and Recreation Department will hold a “Spooktacular Dance Party” on Friday, Oct. 27, from 5 to 8 p.m., at River Island Park. The event will have DJ music, a costume... more

Presentation on Little Rose set for Oct. 28

WOONSOCKET – The Rose Ferron Foundation of Rhode Island will present its first Little Rose Fundraiser at Savini’s Pomodoro Italian Kitchen & Bar, 476 Rathbun St., with hosts Mitch and Roger... more