Curt Schilling. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

38 Stadium? Curt Schilling’s Failed Company Looms Over PawSox Proposal

The failed $75 million state loan guarantee for the company started by Shilling has been raised by opponents of the move.


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Providence Considering Downtown Smoking Ban

Rhode Island’s capital is considering an ordinance that would prohibit smoking throughout downtown, a ban that an advocacy group says is the most wide-reaching one it’s seen.


Police arrest Mark Briggs in a prostitution case. (Photo credit Milford police)

Man Wanted For Escorting Prostitute, Stealing Money Drives Over Officer’s Foot

Mark Briggs and a prostitute were allegedly stealing money from her clients.


James Skeffington (Photo credit WPRI)

New PawSox Owner James Skeffington Dies

A team spokeswoman said Skeffington died jogging.


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Achoo! Springfield, Providence Among ‘Sneeziest And Wheeziest Cities’

A new report names two New England cities as the “sneeziest and wheeziest” places in America.


David Ortiz waits in the on deck circle at McCoy Stadium during his 2008 rehab assignment  with the Pawtucket Red Sox. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

City Councilor Wants New Bedford To Discuss PawSox Pitch

New Bedford city councilor Steve Martins has filed a motion for the city to discuss becoming the home city for the team.


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Bruins Send Jeremy Smith To Providence

The Boston Bruins have assigned goaltender Jeremy Smith to the Providence.


David Ortiz playing for the AAA Pawtucket Red Sox during a rehab assignment at McCoy Stadium on July 17, 2008 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Economists: PawSox In Providence Wouldn’t Be Economic Boon

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.


Bruins defenseman Zach Trotman was assigned to Providence on Saturday. (Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images)

Bruins Assign Zach Trotman To Providence

The Boston Bruins announced Saturday that they have assigned defenseman Zach Trotman to Providence.


Kelly Rose Belanger (WBZ-TV)

Witness: Aaron Hernandez Smoked Pot Hours Before The Killing

Kelly Rose Belanger testified Thursday that Hernandez was with a group of people at the bar she managed on the night of June 16.