Monday, September 27, 2021


Letter: Burrillville businesses deserve thanks for perfect BHDDH compliance

With the new school year having begun, our focus and attention shifts yet again to how we can better serve our youth in the community. For the Burrillville Prevention Action Coalition (BPAC), our focus is primarily on preventing youth substance use, followed by reducing substance use/misuse throughout the community. We cannot accomplish this without the help and...

Property sales in Burrillville between September 13 & September 16

The following is a list of sales recorded in the Burrillville Town Clerk’s office between Monday, Sept. 13 and Thursday, Sept. 17. 26 Forest View LaneSeller: Jean SmithBuyer: Joseph RogersPrice: $190,000 145 Black Hut RoadSeller: Kenneth &...

Scarecrows, pumpkins, arts & more: Fall festival season kicks off this weekend

Roll in the trebuchet, cue the laser lights, and grab some hay for stuffing that scarecrow: Fall in northern Rhode Island is a time for gathering, and the region offers many fairs and festivals you won’t find anywhere else.  Whether it's fall crafts and decor, live entertainment, pie eating or pumpkin chucking that tickles...

Locals honored, hundreds fed at successful Lunch & Learn

BURRILLVILLE – More than 350 Burrillville residents over age 55 attended a successful Lunch & Learn event on Wednesday, Sept. 15, at a gathering at Wright's Farm Restaurant that also honored two local veterans. The event was the first since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic to be put on by Burrillville Aging...

Electric car to become town property for $14.7K

BURRILLVILLE – An electric car leased by the town for the past three years will now officially belong to Burrillville, following a decision by the Town Council to buy the vehicle for $14,744. Councilors unanimously approved purchase of the car when it reaches the end of its lease on Friday, Oct. 1.

Arts festival, sewing circle & annual fire meetings: Things to know in Burrillville this week

Troupe Auditions Inspirations Performing Arts, a traveling acting troupe that often partners with Burrillville's Assembly Theatre, will hold auditions for the 2021 season at the East Avenue theater on Thursday, Sept. 16 starting at 7 p.m. Doors will open for application registration at 6:30 p.m. To learn more visit https://www.assemblytheatre.org/assemblyact

In pictures: Burrillville Remembers 9/11

Town Councilor Dennis Anderson speaks to the crowd at Firefighter's Memorial Park at Burrillville Remembers on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, commemorating the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedies. To his left is a steel artifact salvaged from the wreckage of the Twin Towers. Members of the Burrillville Allied Veterans stand below a...

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