Saturday, February 22, 2020

Burrillville

Pascoag Fire vote, 9/11: Five things you need to know in Burrillville this week

Whatever you're reading Pascoag Public Library has announced a new discussion group to be held on the third Monday of each month starting at 6 p.m. where guests are invited to bring in whatever they are reading and share their views. Refreshments will be served. Registration is appreciated but not required. 9/11 memorial On Wednesday, Sept 11 the Harrisville Fire Department will...

Mosquito spraying for Burrillville and North Smithfield delayed to Monday night

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management has rescheduled the aerial mosquito spraying originally set for Sunday, Sept. 8 to tonight, Monday, Sept. 9, beginning at sundown. DEM announced on Friday that northern Rhode Island communities bordering areas considered at high risk for Eastern Equine Encephalitis infection in Massachusetts would be sprayed on Sunday evening. According to DEM spokesperson...

Micucci hopes to put education, military experience to work for Pascoag Fire Commission

BURRILLVILLE – A well-known local coach and 16 year Army veteran is seeking a seat on the Pascoag Fire Commission, with hopes to put his experience in business and logistics to work for the district. Vinny Micucci said he is running for the board because he believes he can offer ethical, positive and sound leadership to the committee for the...

Green Festival, a hypnotist & a Field Day: Five things you need to know in Burrillville this weekend

Lon Cerel Visit the Assembly Theatre tonight, Friday, Sept. 6 to catch Lon Cerel's Out of Your Mind, an entertaining evening of comedy mind reading. The show costs $15 and doors open at 6:30 p.m., with the performance starting at 7:30 p.m. Green Festival Burrillville's 13th annual Green Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Sept 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at...

Toti aims to bring strong fiscal management, efficiency to Pascoag Fire Commission

BURRILLVILLE – A lifelong resident of Pascoag with a strong military background hopes to increase efficiency in the Pascoag Fire District, and bring personnel and fiscal management procedures to the village department as a member of the commission. Chris Toti was appointed to the board in May to replace Robert Keable, who resigned from the position. He has served as...

UPDATE: DEM announces Sunday spraying, adds traps to address EEE threat in Burrillville, North Smithfield

BURRILLVILLE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management and the Department of Health have announced that northern Rhode Island communities bordering the Massachusetts towns of Uxbridge, Douglas, and Mendon will receive aerial mosquito treatments starting at dusk on Sunday, Sept. 8, weather permitting, with the possibility of a second night of spraying if needed. All spraying will occur in the evening...

Employee wins $22,500 at Pascoag bar

BURRILLVILLE – A bartender at a tavern in Burrillville won $22,500 while at her job. Kristen Silverthorne of Chepachet won playing Keno Plus at the Pascoag Cafe at 150 Pascoag Main St., according to an announcement this week from the Rhode Island Lottery. Silverthorne, who currently lives in Chepachet according to the announcement, attended Burrillville High School. She picked up her...

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