The 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.
Legendary director Woody Allen has added his handprints to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but not the one in California.
A melee at a birthday party in Pawtucket has led to four people being stabbed, one critically.
A Rhode Island teacher has been arrested on allegations he assaulted a student for eating a cookie in the classroom.
Interstate 95 North through Pawtucket is scheduled to close during the early-morning hours for much of July as crews work on a new bridge.
A 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.
The 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.
By MARK PRATT, Associated Press Writer PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) _ Ben Mondor, the longtime owner of the Boston Red Sox Triple-A affiliate in Pawtucket who rescued the moribund franchise from bankruptcy and turned it into […]