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Pawtucket police arrest driver after boy struck by car

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — The driver of a car that struck a boy on his bike Thursday has been arrested.

Police were called to Rhode Island Avenue around 4:30 p.m. 64 more words


'Masquerade Gala' benefits hospitalized children

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — The Ronald McDonald House Masquerade Gala was held Saturday night in Pawtucket.

The event, emceed by Eyewitness News Anchor Shannon Hegy, was held at the Pawtucket Armory. 32 more words


Police investigating indecent exposure at Pawtucket Library

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are seeking a person of interest in connection with a suspected case of indecent exposure at the Pawtucket Public Library. 46 more words


Family honors Pawtucket soldier by sharing coffee, treats

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — The family of PFC Kyle Coutu gave back to the community on Veterans Day, honoring his spirit by handing out free coffee and donuts to veterans and passers-by. 207 more words


Enforcement of Pawtucket massage parlor ordinance stalled

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) – In August, the Pawtucket City Council passed an ordinance giving the city the power to regulate and license so-called “Body Works” spas, including massage parlors that officials believe offer sexual favors to clients. 373 more words


Pawtucket police investigating claim of needle found in candy

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Pawtucket police continue to investigate after a city resident claimed she found a needle in a candy bar from her daughter’s trick-or-treat bag. 202 more words