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Taxes Are Crushing Woonsocket
Ok here you have a nice home for $229,900 now thats not a lot of money for a descent size home.
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Woonsocket Man Indicted in Knifepoint Robbery Case
A Woonsocket man was indicted in a knifepoint robbery case. Robert Attwood, 31, was charged with robbing a person and assaulting two others in North Smithfield in December, according to WPRI.com .
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Multiple Brush Fires in Woonsocket
Multiple brush fires broke out in Woonsocket Saturday. At about 1 p.m., fires were reported in the areas of Theodore Street, Linden Avenue, and Robinson Street.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
New Speaker Mattiello Tours Woonsocket in First of Many Planned Community Tours
At the invitation of Woonsocket Mayor Lisa Baldelli Hunt and the city's House delegation, Speaker of the House Nicholas A. Mattiello took an invigorating tour of expanding city businesses and areas envisioned for revitalization this morning in order to get a better grasp on the community's needs.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
'50 Shades! The Musical' :: Filling the 'Hole Inside' RI
With sold out audiences in Chicago and New York screaming for more, and a hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with a 4-star review, the original parody "50 Shades! The Musical" is premiering in Woonsocket, RI at The Stadium Theatre on Tuesday, May 6 at 7:30 P.M. and Wednesday, May 7 at 7:30 P.M. The "Fifty Shades of Grey Trilogy" has shattered ... (more)
Tue Apr 08, 2014
CVS formally settles SEC charges for $20 million; former retail controller also settles
CVS Caremark Corp. today formally settled, for $20 million, Security and Exchange Commission charges that the company misled investors.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Woonsocket's 'Dirty Thirty' initiative knocks down eyesores
The Dirty Thirty is what Woonsocket's new mayor is calling an initiative to rid the city of its eyesores.
Woonsocket Man Charged with Rape
Woonsocket resident Leopoldo Belen was charged with rape last week. Police said Belen, 33, raped a woman inside a city apartment Tuesday, according to WPRI.com .
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Woonsocket Man Snared in Statewide Child Porn, Child Exploitation Sweep
A 40-year-old Woonsocket man man is among nine people caught up in a statewide sweep cracking down on child exploitation and child pornography.
Drugs no match for K-9
ONE OF THE TEAM: Warwick Police's K9 team, Officers Paul Wells and Aaron Steere, say although he may look tough, Fox, Wells' canine partner, is as friendly as any other dog in the world when he is not on the job.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
After Deluge, More Rain Monday
Rhode Island was drenched with anywhere from four to five inches of rain on Sunday, flooding roads and swelling rivers - and more rain is expected on Monday.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Ex-tax collector charged with embezzlement
Rhode Island State Police say the Cumberland fire district's former tax collector has been charged with embezzling nearly $84,000 from her ex-employer.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
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Man dies in 1-car accident in Falmouth
A Woonsocket, R.I., man died Tuesday night when his Chevrolet pickup truck struck a tree near 240 Hayway Road, Falmouth police said.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Woonsocket man dies in Cape crash
Falmouth Police Department is investigating a fatal accident. It happened Tuesday night around 6 P.M. when a truck with Rhode Island plates hit a tree on Hayway Road.
Beaver Tempest Tries to Overturn Murder Conviction
Raymond "Beaver" Tempest, who was found guilty in the 1982 murder of Doreen Picard in Woonsocket, is trying to to get his conviction overturned based on DNA evidence.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Alleged Woonsocket Heroin Dealer Indicted
A Woonsocket man charged with dealing heroin and other powerful narcotics in the area has been indicted .
Fentanyl-heroin trafficking indictment returned
A Woonsocket man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of trafficking heroin and the powerful painkiller fentanyl.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
RI receives $12.6M for public housing
The Providence Housing Authority will get $3.2 million, the largest share of the money.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
You Know You're From Woonsocket When
How well do you know the cities and towns of Rhode Island? Well, we're about to put your knowledge of the Ocean State to the test.
Trending: Scorned Lover Set Boyfriend's Home on Fire, Police Say
By Jason Claffey Police have arrested a woman after she allegedly lit her boyfriend's home on fire when she found out he was cheating on her.