PAWTUCKETâ Unfortunately, 'tis the season for robberies of package deliveries.
On Tuesday, Pawtucket Police arrested a city man for committing such a crime âthe second incident in five days.
According to Major Arthur Martins, on Tuesday at approximately 1:15 p.m., Pawtucket Police received a call from a resident who noticed a male removing a box from the porch of a house on Grand Avenue. The witness provided police with a description of the suspect and of the box he was carrying. Several officers arrived in the Grand Avenue area and a suspect was found on London Avenue.
PAWTUCKET â With both she and her husband being of Polish heritage, it was always natural for Jean Babiec to celebrate Christmas Eve with a âWigiliaâ meatless menu. She made sure to purchase the âoplatekâ and always set the dinner table with a pure white tablecloth and one extra place setting, with some pieces of hay placed under it.
As a somber procession of funerals began in shell-shocked Newtown, Conn., local educators on Monday said the nationâs deadliest massacre at an elementary school should trigger a broad discussion about how to make schools safer than they are already.
Pawtucket Schools Superintendent Deborah Cylke said she experienced some of what the Sandy Hook Elementary School parents had gone through herself several years ago while working as an assistant superintendent in her former school district in Nevada.