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Film series pulls back curtain, reveals how Pawtucket's TEN31 Productions 'Makes Pretend'

PAWTUCKET - Inside the fun-house factory of TEN31 Productions, the players have spent nearly two decades flaying the bounds of what art can convey. And now, through the lens of a Rhode Island-born filmmaker and producer, the company's creative force is coming to life onscreen in the first season of

VALLEY BREEZE - 2017-11-21 23:59:59

Care New England Claims They Will Continue in Pawtucket Area, But Refuse to Give Details

When asked how many jobs would be retained, what would happen to those employees not retained, where the new facility would be located "We will continue to provide more details as we work to solidify these plans," said Jim Beardsworth, spokesperson for CNE. This announcement comes as Care New Englan

GOLOCALPROV - 2017-11-21 08:00:00

Police: Pawtucket House Fire That Displaced 15 Appears 'Suspicious'

WJAR-TV Police say a fire at a Rhode Island home that left 15 people displaced appears suspicious. Pawtucket Sgt. Christopher LeFort says the Saturday morning fire started near a staircase leading to the basement and appeared to be "suspicious in nature." Authorities say 15 people who were inside th

NECN - 2017-11-20 11:21:55

Pawtucket's Mixed Magic Theatre opens 2017-2018 season with 'The Slave'

PAWTUCKET - The whir of helicopters, punctuated by gunshots and explosions, and the faint cries of a young child - these are the sounds that introduce the audience to "The Slave," as presented by Pawtucket's Mixed Magic Theatre. Starring Fredrick Douglas, Melanie Stone, and Terry Shea, Mixed Magic's


Community rallies against Concord Street transfer station proposal

PAWTUCKET - There's no question that the Grotto Avenue Transfer Station is in a state of disrepair, but residents and business owners of the Fairlawn community say moving it to a new facility on Concord Street is not the right solution. They say they've been "dumped on enough." The growing coalitio


School principal issues statement following damaging pipe bomb explosion

BLACKSTONE, Mass. (WPRI) - Police are continuing to investigate the bombing of a school principal's Jeep in the driveway of his Blackstone home. Officers responded to the Lakeshore Drive home at about 6:15 p.m. on Nov. 16, after the homeowner, also the principal of Bellingham High School, reported h

WPRI - 2017-11-21 02:02:28

Rhode Island Man Faces Domestic Murder Charge in Death of Girlfriend

WJAR A Rhode Island man accused of killing his live-in girlfriend then telling investigators she had been struck by a car has been indicted on a murder charge. Attorney General Peter Kilmartin said Monday that 32-year-old Allen Hanson is charged with domestic murder in the May death of Jennifer Silv

NECN - 2017-11-22 04:48:31

Bazaar's proceeds to benefit soup kitchen, advocacy center

LINCOLN - All of the proceeds from Chapel Street Congregational Church's upcoming Christmas bazaar are going right back out the door - to a soup kitchen in Pawtucket and the Blackstone Valley Advocacy Center, that is. For its first Christmas bazaar in about 15 years, the Lincoln church pledged to do

VALLEY BREEZE - 2017-11-21 23:59:59

Cruisin' Connecticut - Holiday Shopping: The Shoppes at Farmington Valley

CANTON, Conn. (WTNH) - We are Cruisin' Connecticut for your holiday shopping to Canton, CT - home of The Shoppes at Farmington Valley. You can experience over 40 unique shoppes and eateries, filled with gifts for your friends and family. Many stores will feature Black Friday specials. We stopped in

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-21 18:32:27

Farmington Police Blotter: Nov. 13-19

FARMINGTON, CT - Here are the most recent arrest logs, as provided by the Farmington Police Department. Items reflect charges filed, not convictions. Wednesday, Nov. 15 Malaysia N. Blizzard, 21, of 218 Vine st., Hartford, was charged with first-degree criminal trespass, on a warrant, 7:04 a.m. Saige

PATCH - 2017-11-20 18:52:53

Police looking for potential witnesses in 2nd car in fatal Arrigoni Bridge crash

PORTLAND - Police are seeking the operator and/or passengers in a second vehicle that was crossing the Arrigoni Bridge earlier this month when a moped rider was killed. Officer Paul Liseo, who is heading the investigation into the Nov. 4 fatal accident said police are looking at the people in that c

MIDDLETOWN PRESS - 2017-11-20 17:40:01

Man Charged With Murder in New Britain

New Britain Police A man has been charged with murder after police responded to a stabbing in New Britain last night. Police said they responded to a second-floor apartment on North Street at 8:52 p.m. Monday after receiving reports of a stabbing and found a man with serious injuries. That man, who

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-11-21 14:41:20

Murder arrest made in New Britain stabbing

Carlos Gonzalez-Oliver (New Britain Police) NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTNH)- A New Britain man has been arrested on murder charges after another man was stabbed to death Monday night. Police say at around 8:52 p.m., officers responded to 64 North Street, floor 2, to a report of a man stabbed, when they

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-21 14:41:59

Hartford police investigating threat made toward Dead and Compan - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Police are investigating a threat made on social media toward a concert in Hartford on Wednesday night. Investigators have learned about a threat on Facebook that names the Dead and Company concert at the Hartford XL Center. The name attached to the Facebook post is Randu Blanchette, who said "Yes,

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-21 18:35:00

Lawyer: Ex-student charged in body fluids case isn't racist

Brianna Brochu, accused of contaminating her black roommate's belongings at the University of Hartford, addresses the court during a hearing, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, in Hartford. She's charged with misdemeanor criminal mischief and breach of peace. Prosecutors say they're determining whether to add


New Britain man charged with murder in deadly stabbing

A 41-year-old man was charged with murder after a stabbing in New Britain on Monday night. Officers were called to a report of a stabbing at 64 North St. just before 9 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located an unidentified man, who was "very seriously injured" within the apartment. The man was rushed

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-11-21 17:40:00

Troy police threaten to serve Lean Cuisine if you're caught drunk driving

It's never a good idea to drink and drive. Ever. And if the punishment for doing so isn't enough, the Troy Police Department in Oakland County has upped the ante. It plans to serve you Lean Cuisine in the lock-up if authorities catch you, according to its Twitter account. "If your Thanksgiving celeb

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-11-21 14:50:35

Lean Cuisine On The Menu At Troy's Jail

TROY, MI. - While getting arrested and put in jail is never a fun experience, the accused can at least count on a "good meal" in Troy. For about as long as anyone can remember, the definition of good eats while awaiting bail or a trip to the Oakland County jail from Troy involves Lean Cuisine frozen

PATCH - 2017-11-21 16:40:25

Macomb County man killed in freeway accident; distracted driving suspected

A University of Michigan helicopter takes off from the accident scene. PHOTO -- WDIV-TV (Channel 4) A Macomb County man was killed Tuesday afternoon when the box truck he was driving was struck from behind by what may have been a distracted driver, according to police and news reports. The inciden

MACOMB DAILY - 2017-11-21 05:00:00

Man who abducted Hines Park jogger, tried to rape her, faces 16-35 years in prison

Floyd Galloway's name has also been connected to Danielle Stislicki's disappearance, though he has not been criminally charged in that case. A man accused of abducting a jogger and attempting to rape her in Hines Park last summer reversed course Tuesday, opting to take a plea deal he previously reje

DETROIT FREE PRESS - 2017-11-21 21:05:27