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Traffic changes begin this week as RIDOT continues work on Farnum Pike Bridge

NORTH SMITHFIELD – This week the Rhode Island Department of Transportation will install a series of traffic changes as part of a $13.9 million design-build project to replace the structurally deficient Farnum...

Sock drive, Scavenger hunt deadline: Five things to know in Burrillville this week

Sock drive Lil' General, including the location at 485 Chapel St. in Harrisville, is holding a sock drive, and the business points out that socks are one of the most under-donated items when it comes...

Sesquicentennial party, safety grant: Five things to know in North Smithfield this week

NSPD awarded safety enhancement grant The North Smithfield Police Department has received grant funding from the Rhode Island Interlocal Risk Management Trust to purchase safety equipment . Funding from the trust’s Safety Enhancement Grant Program is...

Town moves forward with long-awaited project to widen entrance to Pacheco Park

NORTH SMITHFIELD –It's been four years since the town of North Smithfield purchased a property by Pacheco Park where a historic home had been demolished with the intent of widening the entryway to the...

Contaminated well, flooding makes Eddie Dowling Highway property ‘uninhabitable’

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Residents experiencing problems with well water in the area of Eddie Dowling Highway by Dowling Village, take notice: some of your neighbors are also having trouble, and over-salting by the Rhode...

Burrillville council reaffirms opposition to proposed gun laws, dozens show support

BURRILLVILLE – The Burrillville Town Council has reaffirmed its position on gun law in Rhode Island, unanimously passing a resolution last week again declaring the town a Second Amendment sanctuary, and vowing not to...

Burrillville hires Northeast for full property revaluation to take place this year

BURRILLVILLE – Northeast Revaluation Group, LLC will perform a full revaluation of all residential and commercial property in Burrillville at a cost of $256,000, a process that happens every nine years slated to begin...

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