Interest Would Bring Cost of PawSox Stadium to $158M Over 30 YearsOfficials say state and local taxpayers would help the Pawtucket Red Sox pay about $158 million over 30 years to build a new downtown ballpark, accounting for interest payments on bonds that would be issued under the proposal.
Firm Hired To Study Impact of New PawSox Stadium ProposalsThe Pawtucket Red Sox and the city have jointly hired a national firm to explore the financial impact of a new stadium on the city's downtown revitalization effort.
Red Sox Recall INF Shaw From Triple-A; Option RHP Aro
Red Sox Recall RHP Wright; Option RHP Ramirez
Pawtucket Mayor Asks To See PawSox Study On McCoy StadiumLawmakers and the public deserve to see why the Pawtucket Red Sox say that renovations to McCoy Stadium would cost $65 million, the Pawtucket mayor said in a letter to the team.
Economists: Stadium In Providence Wouldn't Be Economic BoonThe new owners of the Pawtucket Red Sox have said moving the team to Providence — and building a new ballpark there — would stimulate the local economy. But sports economists are dubious, saying new stadiums are rarely the boon investors claim.
Woody Allen Adds Handprints To Walk Of Fame -- In Pawtucket Legendary director Woody Allen has added his handprints to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but not the one in California.
Birthday Party Brawl Leaves 4 Injured In Stabbings A melee at a birthday party in Pawtucket has led to four people being stabbed, one critically.
Police: Teacher Assaulted Student For Eating Cookie In ClassA Rhode Island teacher has been arrested on allegations he assaulted a student for eating a cookie in the classroom.
I-95N To Close In Pawtucket In Early-Morning HoursInterstate 95 North through Pawtucket is scheduled to close during the early-morning hours for much of July as crews work on a new bridge.
Heroin, Cocaine Ring Snagged By Feds Moving Operation Out Of ConnecticutA 37-year-old Rhode Island man has been arrested by federal authorities who say they have broken up a heroin and cocaine distribution ring that was in the process of moving from Connecticut.
Namesake Bridge Between Hometowns Honors Couple's LoveThe Lynn Goodchild and Shawn Nassaney 9/11 Remembrance Bridge that helped bring a young couple together is now going to keep their memory alive forever by connecting their Massachusetts hometowns.