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Man tells officer to tase, pepper spray him, gets wish granted in violent arrest

NORTH SMITHFIELD – A Providence man found brandishing a screwdriver inside equipment at a business on Eddie Dowling Highway ended up at Landmark Medical Center after a difficult and violent arrest on...

North Smithfield veterans could see major bump in tax relief

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Residents who qualify for tax relief due to their veteran status could see a major decrease in the amount they pay each year if an initiative brought forward this...

Town gains local authority over historic preservation projects; Tax credits to be made available

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The North Smithfield Historic District Commission will have the authority to grant tax relief to residents who maintain or rehabilitate historic homes in town, thanks to a change in...

Santa calling, police awards: Five things to know in Burrillville this week

Awards ceremony The public is invited to attend the Burrillville Police Department's annual Awards & Heroes in Our Community Celebration.on Wednesday, Nov. 17 at Burrillville Middle School starting at...

Therapy dog, Ski Club registration: Five things to know in North Smithfield this week

Get your tickets The fundraiser to benefit the Music Education Association of North Smithfield and their effort to help students pay for their upcoming trip to Disney is ending...

N.S. council approves replacement of water tank for $145K

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The long-awaited replacement of the cistern on Elizabeth Avenue is finally set to take place in the coming months – but the project will cost the town more...

Calapai named to fill vacancy on Burrillville School Committee

BURRILLVILLE – The mother of three children in the Burrillville school system and former president of the Burrillville Parent Teacher Forum has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the Burrrillville...