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November 28, 2014

Shooter gets 20 years

November 25, 2014

WOONSOCKET – A Superior Court judge sentenced a local man to 20 years in prison Tuesday for a March 2013 shooting on the Fairmount Bridge in which another man was seriously injured.
Christian “Chay” Rosado, 27, was convicted of two counts of assault with a dangerous weapon after a weeklong jury trial in September.
During the course of the trial, the state proved that Rosado fired a semi-automatic weapon at Wilson and his girlfriend Jalisa Collins as they were walking along the bridge.
Wilson was struck in the leg and buttocks, but Collins was uninjured.

The bill comes due for owner of Blackstone house

November 24, 2014

BLACKSTONE – The town has served the owner of 23 St. Paul St. with a statement of claim for $46,457, the total and final cost the town has incurred to deal with the tragedy that took place there.

Kristin Rivera of Woonsocket was served the claim on Nov. 12, and has 30 days from that date to pay that sum or the town will proceed with putting a tax lien on the property. Town officials are gearing up for the latter, saying Rivera has ignored all previous orders served to her.

VIDEO: Good Things: Three Sweet Sides for a Thanksgiving Meal

November 24, 2014

Chan's has cameo in 'Dumb and Dumber To'

November 22, 2014

WOONSOCKET – John Chan knows all too well now that when two of your friends are movie co-directors and writers, you just have to go along with what they ask of you.
That’s why the name of Chan’s restaurant, Chan’s Fine Oriental Dining on Main Street, can be seen on the side of a RIPTA bus used in Bobby and Peter Farrelly’s new film “Dumb and Dumber To,” as it cleans up in theaters nationwide.
The RIPTA bus has a role in the film’s slapstick action early on and the advertisement on its side states “Jazz & Blues Live at Chan’s Egg Rolls and Jazz, Woonsocket, R.I.”

 

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