Cracking worsens at SHS track, where repairs long overdue

SMITHFIELD – Michael Colucci is among the many Smithfield residents who go to the Smithfield High School track to exercise. As he makes his loops around, he said he’d noticed a disappointing trend of cracks, chips and disrepair in the track and surrounding equipment. “Our kids are being short-... more

Bullied former student says Cumberland abandoned her

CUMBERLAND – At Cumberland High School’s Senior Oratorical speeches in April, Sarah Dube laid it all out in front of classmates, sharing how she’d written a suicide note the summer before her last year in high school. Two students, apparently the ones mentioned but not named in Dube’s speech as the... more

Bradley files suit as council moves to oust him

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CUMBERLAND – A simmering internal investigation quickly escalated into a full-scale political and legal blaze this week after Town... more

Woonsocket rail developers dealing with financial troubles

WOONSOCKET – A train company trying to bring passenger rail service to the Blackstone Valley appears to be on shaky financial... more

Review: Only 12 vacant commercial properties 
are available

Friendly’s building expected 
to sell quickly
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NORTH PROVIDENCE – The town’s booming commercial growth is evident to the naked eye along all of its main routes, but a review of... more