By RUSS OLIVO
Local News Headlines
The Blackstone Valley Amateur Radio Club (BVARC) invites the public to discover the adventure, challenge and excitement of amateur, or “ham,” radio by participating in the club’s annual field day scheduled Saturday, June 26, and Sunday, June 27.
PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island could soon join a growing list of states where the use of police body cameras becomes universal – or nearly so, depending on how many communities opt in.
WOONSOCKET — Efforts to vaccinate city residents against COVID-19 are continuing as the state opens up – and Florence Sarrocco, 65, found on Wednesday that help is available to get a shot without even leaving your home.
Local Sports Headlines
Sports writers Will Geoghegan (The Independent) and Brendan McGair (Pawtucket Times/Woonsocket Call) reflect on this past week's action and look ahead to another busy weekend for R.I. high school footballl teams.
NEW YORK — Sure, being known as a Big Shot Friar has a nice ring to it. A.J. Reeves, however, was on a mission whose origin can be traced back to what he was putting into his mouth.
CUMBERLAND — Chris Wright recently returned home a champion who happened to be on the mound for his team’s final out before a celebratory scene ensued.
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland boys soccer team knew it wasn’t going to get many scoring chances against undefeated La Salle Wednesday night, so the Clippers knew they needed to make the most of their opportunities.