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Still striking at 96

That would be Grace Burns, who at age 96 still hits the bowling alley several times a week. For Grace, bowling has long been a way of life, so why not continue?

She was born and raised in Millville and still lives in the same house. At 18, she started working at Capron’s boarding house (now home of Cove Insurance Company) in the center of Uxbridge.

Grace’s job was to prepare lunch and dinner for boarders, and when she was free... Read More

Wide World of Indoor Sports to launch trampoline court

By Amy Palumbo-LeClaire

Imagine, this summer, finding ways to stay active and burn beach-body calories while having hours of free, unadulterated fun, the kind of fun that makes you want to jump for joy. Imagine being free and light on your feet, as though you’re walking on air. North Smithfield’s Wide World of Indoor Sports has your vision covered. 

On June 17, the state-of-the-art indoor sports facility will launch a... Read More

Uxbridge Farmers Market ready for breakout year

Mondays, 4 - 7pm, Uxbridge Town Common, June 19th - September 18th

The Uxbridge Farmers Market is looking forward to an exciting fourth season. “We have at least eight vendors committed for every week, and 12 for some weeks” said market committee member Travis Baker. “I think this will be our breakout year. The relocation to the Uxbridge Town Common was a good move.”

Now centrally located at the Common on Court Street, the market has proven to be a great source for fresh produce, soaps and products to... Read More

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