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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.

WOONSOCKET – Once again, WOON (1240 AM) is staking a claim to become the premier on-air...
The first cross-country meet of the high school season takes place on Saturday, Sept. 5 when...
When it comes to the weight events in high school track and field, particularly the hammer and...
WOONSOCKET — With construction crews and school officials scrambling to make last-minute preparations for the first day...
MILLVILLE — A loving tribute from a soldier preparing for war to his mother on the other side of the continent has come...
WOONSOCKET — The final details still need to be worked out, but it appears the 2015 edition of the city's annual...

 

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