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Teen on bike struck by school bus in Woonsocket

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A 16-year-old girl sustained minor injuries Monday afternoon after she was struck by a school bus while riding her bike in Woonsocket. 79 more words


CVS changing name, stopping tobacco sales early

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (AP) –  As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned. 422 more words



As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious,  you yourselves like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to offer spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 428 more words

Woonsocket taking pothole reports online

WOONSOCKET (WPRI) — The city of Woonsocket is now taking pothole repair reports on its website, Mayor Lisa Baldelli-Hunt announced in a news release Thursday. 109 more words


A Hidden Treasure Close to Home

Sometimes you never realize the treasures you have close to home. The St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center certainly qualifies.

Woonsocket is a city in northern Rhode Island settled largely by French-Canadians and with an industrial history related to textiles. 204 more words


We Are Still Here!

We are still here! There, I said it. It is apparent that many folks are still under the impression we went straight to Cherokee back in May. 486 more words

Natural gas spill when truck doesn't clear bridge

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — A waste collection truck powered by natural gas drove underneath a too-short bridge in Woonsocket, tearing off fuel tanks and causing immediate evacuations. 221 more words