For more than a quarter of a century, Margaret Hassey, now 95, makes her yearly jaunt from Attleboro, MA, to Sweenor’s Chocolates in Wakefield just to see candy canes being made and get a special photograph with Santa Claus and founder Bill Sweenor.
Anyone looking for the perfect holiday gift, a taste of local history or family fun can stop by the Kingston Village Holiday Fair on Saturday.
Parts for up to nine new Virginia-class submarines are set to be built in Quonset over the next few years after the Navy awarded a $22.2 billion shipbuilding contract, the largest such in the branch’s history, to General Dynamics and Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc.
South Kingstown Town Councilors said they’d like to find a way to keep live broadcasts of their council meetings on public access cable, but also explore streaming meetings of other town boards online.
Every year since 1993, the week leading up to Thanksgiving break has meant one thing at Wickford Middle School: it’s time for the Turkey Trot.
“North Kingstown: Rhode Island’s Best Kept Secret.”
So goes the tagline for a new promotional video highlighting the town and its businesses unveiled Nov. 18 by the Town of North Kingstown and North Kingstown Chamber of Commerce in a premiere at Anvil International.
Hues of life tint the many creations of seniors and others who show their creativity in adult coloring and painting classes around the state.