WOONSOCKET — For the second time in as many years, the city has cordoned off the Hospital Trust Building in chain-link to safeguard pedestrians from masonry dropping off the facade as structural engineers are called in to get a bead on the landmark’s longterm capacity to defy gravity.
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WOONSOCKET — Members of the City Council juggled apology and indignation after a representative of the governor’s office was abruptly refused admittance to City Hall Monday due to the administration’s social distancing rules.
After an accidental opioid overdose struck her family, Jennifer Dubois will spend Mother’s Day thinking about her 19-year-old son Cliffton Dubois’ talents and strengths.
LINCOLN — If you are looking to buy a new Honda, don’t stop in at the longtime Majestic Honda dealership at 1300 Eddie Dowling Highway – it’s moved away.
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The beauty of the 2021 high school softball season is that every team in the state has already brushed up against adversity long before an official pitch was thrown in an actual game.
The title says it all. The Super Bowls are on tap this weekend and sportswriters Brendan McGair (Pawtucket Times/Woonsocket Call) and Will Geoghegan (The Independent) break down the matchups in the latest episode of Ocean State Sidelines.
WOONSOCKET — Julia Bernard wasn’t sure college was in her future, so when she was just a freshman at Woonsocket High School Bernard told her mother, Sara Ragland, that she wanted to join the Peace Corps after graduating.
In the most pressure-packed game of the season, Academy U18 coach Matt Plante walked into the locker room after the second period of Saturday night's USA Hockey Nationals quarterfinal game against Pittsburgh Pens Elite as calm as he's been all season.