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Spreading sunshine, one craft at a time

BURRILLVILLE – For the past five years, residents at nursing homes throughout town have received a small present marking each and every birthday they celebrate. Whether pins, trinkets or a little something decorative, the handmade...

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...

Addressing a crisis: Two town employees fight back against substance abuse and addiction

BURRILLVILLE – For Monica Blanchette, it's a fascination with – and respect for – the developing young brain that motivates her mission to educate youth about the dangers of substance abuse. For Michelle Harter, it's her...

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...

Property Sales in Burrillville between May 4 and May 17

The following is a list of property transfers recorded in the Burrillville Town Clerk’s office between Friday, May 4 and Thursday, May 17. 124 West Shore Lane Seller: George Sparrow Buyer: Alan and Ann Hughes Price: $360,000 1298 Victory...

Oakley’s adds patio drinks, entertainment to lineup of outdoor fun

BURRILLVILLE – It's been just over a year since Linda Oakley Giguerre took over management of Oakley's Food and Fun Center from her brother Phil Oakley. A Lincoln resident and former retail sales manager for...

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