By JOSEPH B. NADEAU
Local News Headlines
WOONSOCKET — Among some members of the City Council, there was a time in the not-too-distant past when an application for a license to sell secondhand merchandise on Main Street invoked unpleasant images of stores cluttered with dented cookware, threadbare sofas and hand-me-down toys.
WOONSOCKET — It’s not yet determined if Autumnfest is on for 2021, but as of Thursday the premier city festival does have a grand marshal for its annual parade – Jennifer Jolicoeur.
WOONSOCKET — Maggie Armatys was barely 30, but she felt like time was running out.
Local Sports Headlines
EXETER, N.H. — Based purely on their talent, its no surprise Mount’s Tomas Trunda, Jason Stefanek and Cam O’Neill dominated the final two periods of Sunday afternoon’s New England District U16 title game against South Kent School.
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In the latest episode of Ocean State Sidelines, sportswriters Will Geoghegan (The Independent) and Brendan McGair (Pawtucket Times/Woonsocket Call) look back at the previous week in RIIL football action and look ahead to a Week 3 slate that includes games spread over four days. Plus, an idea…