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Sunday cartoon: Bucky Toys for Tots live radio broadcast car show

BURRILLVILLE – The Bucky Toys for Tots live radio broadcast car show will take place on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Sandy Motors Auto Dealership located on Sandy Bottom Road in Coventry. This annual charity event is very special to those of us this holiday season who knew, "Crazy...

Nashville Dispatch, Ya Gotta Love It: Song writer nights dos and don’ts

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Welcome to The Nashville Dispatch, a feature on NRI NOW.  The Nashville Dispatch is a monthly column submitted by Burrillville native Keith Bradford, host of Ya Gotta Love It, a country music show on NBRN based in Nashville, Tenn. Bradford covers topics in the music business designed to inform, entertain, and...

Property sales in Glocester between Nov. 16 & Dec. 1

The following is a list of property sales recorded in the Glocester Town Clerk’s office between Wednesday, Nov. 16 and Thursday, Dec. 1. 340 Pine Orchard Road Seller: Laura Handwerger (administratrix)Buyer: Raymond KingPrice: $205,000 0 Putnam Pike

Lagasse dubbed Troop 1139’s 75th Eagle Scout

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The latest scout from Troop 1139 North Smithfield to earn the rank of Eagle was acknowledged this week by members of the Town Council, with a citation presented to 17-year-old Matthew Lagasse marking the achievement. For his Eagle project, Lagasse made improvements to the landscape surrounding Saint John the Evangelist...

Property sales in North Smithfield between Nov. 21 & Nov. 29

The following is a list of property sales recorded in the North Smithfield Town Clerk’s office between Monday, Nov. 21 and Tuesday, Nov. 29. 2 Leonard Drive Seller: Tim & Debra LaffertyBuyer: Richard Sarnie & Kelly ReitzerPrice: $840,000

Sunday cartoon: Dino Protector Squad fire safety coloring placemats

BURRILLVILLE – Fearless Dino Protector Squad Fire Safety Coloring Placemats are now being placed on table tops for children at The Crossings Restaurant located in Putnam, Conn. This is another creative way to reach out to kids and families about safety throughout the year. This very busy and popular restaurant now puts these...

Gallery: Northern Rhode Island gives thanks – and gives back

BURRILLVILLE/ NORTH SMITHFIELD – Residents across northern Rhode Island celebrated Thanksgiving this week, with many showing their gratitude by the launching fundraisers and other drives to give back to the community. Credit: Burrillville Public Schools The North Smithfield Police Explorers collected food at Walmart to donate to...