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Archive - Jan 2, 2014 - News Article

Brien no longer defendant in fraud suit

January 2, 2014

WOONSOCKET – City Council President Albert G. Brien and his real estate brokerage company have been released as defendants from a Superior Court lawsuit accusing them of being involved in series of fraudulent land acquisitions made by the operators of the state landfill in Johnston.

For full story, see page 1 of Friday's Call.

Burrillville’s ‘Mr. Doughboy’ faces foreclosure

January 2, 2014

BURRILLVILLE – With an old-fashioned miniature golf course and a menu reminiscent of a dining car, Mr. Doughboy seemed to belong to another era.

Now the roadside landmark at 1950 Broncos Highway may really be going the way of the jukebox and the deuce coupe.

For full story, see page 1 of Friday's Call.

City invokes parking ban today

January 2, 2014

The Woonsocket Public Works Department has issued a parking ban effective starting at noon today and ending Friday at 3 p.m. Woonsocket Police will enforce the ban.
A weather watch indicates the potential for severe or damaging weather conditions with dangerously low temperatures.

BURRILLVILLE -- It’s been a tradition in these parts for decades, where the town’s police cruisers...
BURRILLVILLE  –  Way back in October, Sydney Blais decided more or less on a...
  CUMBERLAND – For the third time in as many years, Cumberland High will have a new...
CUMBERLAND — Seven area youths on Saturday celebrated years of diligent, dedicated hard work, as they joined an elite...
WOONSOCKET –  Friday’s Supreme Court ruling establishing a national right to same-sex marriage...
WOONSOCKET – The two Market Square mills that operated until last year as the Le Moulin arts village have been...

 

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