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The history of fun: New museum to open at Spring Lake

BURRILLVILLE – It's hard to guess just how long the peaceful little lake off Black Hut Road has been a recreation destination for northern Rhode Islanders. But Burrillville Historical and Preservation Society President Betty Mencucci...

Graduation, summer sign-ups mark a busy week in Burrillville

BURRILLVILLE – With the warm weather finally here to stay, and schools winding down as students get ready for summer break, it is a week of transition in northern Rhode Island. Even local government...

Gallery: A day at the lake

BURRILLVILLE – Spring Lake Beach is officially open for the season, and offering guests some unique summer fun. From volleyball and pingpong, to an affordable concession stand, waterslides, kayaks and an arcade, the lake...

Local librarian brings art to the masses

BURRILLVILLE – Candace Ranslow, a librarian at Jesse M. Smith Memorial Library, knows that not everyone can paint a massive mural depicting a famous Van Gogh painting without a little help. Ranslow, a ten-year employee...

Gallery: A royal affair

BURRILLVILLE – A tea party at Jesse Smith library celebrated the wedding of the Prince of Wales to Meghan Markle on Saturday, May 19.

Could Burrillville be next stop for ‘American Pickers?’

BURRILLVILLE - Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz, the stars of American Pickers, have said they love coming to New England because of the region's rich history. In Rhode Island, the pair showed up at a...

Registration opens for summer sports, art and more in Burrillville

BURRILLVILLE – The Burrillville Parks & Recreation Department has released a full list of programming available this summer, offering residents plenty of opportunity to stay active and enjoy the warmer months. Spacing in some programs is...

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