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At 54.9 percent, Burrillville’s full vaccination rate remains fourth lowest in RI

BURRILLVILLE – According to the latest data from the Rhode Island Department of Health, the percent of Burrillville residents fully vaccinated against COVID-19 remains low compared with other communities in the state, at just 54.9 percent, while the statewide average has risen to 76.2 percent. The data shows lower rates in only...

Gomes receives Bishop Gelineau Distinguished Service Award

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A longtime employee at The Villa at Saint Antoine was recognized last month for her dedication. Director of Wellness Cheryl Gomes was given the Bishop Gelineau Distinguished Service Award in celebration of National Assisted Living Week and her 32 years at the facility. The award was...

Property sales in Burrillville between Sept. 30 & Oct. 6

The following is a list of sales recorded in the Burrillville Town Clerk’s office between Thursday, Sept. 30 and Wednesday, Oct. 6. 525 Hill RoadSeller: Peter & Cheryl Servizi Buyer: Brian McMahon & Hali McQuilkinPrice: $400,000 175 Collins Taft RoadSeller: Barry...

Burrillville youth prevention advocate recognized for winning bumper sticker design

BURRILLVILLE – A 2021 graduate from Burrillville High School who has served as a local youth leader in drug and alcohol prevention efforts was recently recognized by a statewide organization that encourages healthy lifestyle choices. Samantha Mansolf was the winner of a bumper sticker contest put on by Youth Driven at...

Western Hill Auto to close October 28

BURRILLVILLE – After 34 years in business, the owner of Western Hill Auto Sales & Services has announced that the business will have its last day of operations on Thursday, Oct. 28. Allan Hopkins, a Pascoag resident and the longtime owner of the Broncos Highway business, said he is retiring.

Two North Smithfield businesses featured in Contractor magazine

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A town-based heating contractor's effort to install an access ramp at his friend's restaurant using the latest heating technology was featured in Contractor magazine this month. John Perry of Advanced Comfort Systems, a full-service hydronics and geothermal installations and service firm, installed a concrete ramp with snowmelt at The Village...

Property sales in North Smithfield between Sept. 27 & Oct. 1

The following is a list of property sales recorded in the North Smithfield Town Clerk’s office between Monday, Sept. 27 and Friday, Oct. 1. 81 Fountain St.Seller: Gerard & Christine Berthelette Buyer: Mark McKee & April Kinder Price: $130,000

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