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The Valley Breeze Woonsocket North Smithfield 10-17-2019

The Valley Breeze Newspapers serving the Northern Rhode Island towns of Cumberland, Lincoln, Woonsocket, Smithfield, North Smithfield, Pawtucket, North Providence, Scituate, Foster, and Glocester

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BREEZE PHOTO BY BILL MURPHY KARTER MENARD, 5, left, of Woonsocket, and TEENA GRAHAM, 5, of Central Falls, enjoy the plane ride at Autumnfest last Sunday. Now in its 41st year, the festival featured carnival rides, a food court, a beer tent, and entertainment. See more photos on pages 8-13. High-flying fun at Autumnfest WOONSOCKET – City native and Los Angeles filmmaker Elaine Mongeon is back on the silver screen, this time with a Halloween- timed horror film that might make you think twice about meeting someone online. Mongeon, whose short film "Good Morning" received the New England Director's Award Grand Prize at the 2018 Rhode Island International Film Festival, is one of seven filmmak- ers to be featured in an online competition by the streaming platform Hulu in partnership with the Sundance Institute. The Huluween Film Fest, now in its second year, selects seven horror shorts "from the hottest up- and-coming filmmakers in the genre" to stream on its website and YouTube channel during the City native makes Hulu debut with new horror film By LAUREN CLEM Valley Breeze Staff Writer lauren@valleybreeze.com See MOVIE, Page 24 NORTH SMITHFIELD – A fresh news source is tak- ing over North Smithfield, and the students behind it are excited to get the word out about positive happenings around Rhode Island. Wicked Good News is a new publication produced by students at North Smithfield High School. The news source, which launched last month, covers food, events, business, high school-hap- penings and human interest stories in North Smithfield and the greater Rhode Island area. The students are all mem- bers of the Introduction to 'Wicked Good News' brings student perspective at No. Smithfield High School By LAUREN CLEM Valley Breeze Staff Writer lauren@valleybreeze.com See NEWS, Page 22 MONGEON WOONSOCKET – Ten years, dozens of volun- teers, 120 miles and more than 196,000 bras. That's how much it took Athena's Cup, the breast cancer awareness effort that's been collecting donated bras since 2009, to break the Guinness World Record for world's longest Athena's Cup breaks world record for longest bra chain By LAUREN CLEM Valley Breeze Staff Writer lauren@valleybreeze.com See RECORD, Page 19 ©2019 THE VALLEY BREEZE Serving North Smithfield Blackstone and Woonsocket Breeze THE VALLEY FREE OCTOBER 17-23, 2019 Wills & Trusts Estate Planning & Settlement The Law Office of George M. Prescott Esquire Rhode Island does not have a procedure for the certification or recognition of specialization by lawyers. 300 Front Street, Lincoln, Rhode Island 02865 Telephone – 401.726.5577 No fee for initial consultation. Mario's Appliances Serving Loyal Clients Since 1989 (401) 765-1636 Appliance Sales & Service Refrigerators, Stoves, Space Heaters, Washers, Dryers, Dishwashers & More! 6 Month Guarantee on parts and labor 968 Elm St. Woonsocket, RI 02895 mariosappliances@gmail. com 30 years in business! Blackstone TM NOW OPEN The Highest Quality CBD Products Available BENEFITS AND HEALING POTENTIAL Pain Management • Acne Anxiety and Depression Substance Abuse Treatment Alzheimer's • Multiple Sclerosis Siezures, Epilepsy & Schizophrenia Lotions ~ Balms Oils Pet Products 3 Main Street, Unit 2, Blackstone, MA 01504 508-294-9002 Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-7 p.m. | Sunday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 10% OFF with this ad INSIDE Enjoy Our Fall Restaurant Guide INSIDE Enjoy Our Fall Restaurant Guide 1 Fall 2019 Local Restaurant Guide EAT OUT Let's OCT-17-2019-CW-DINE.indd 1 10/7/19 7:38 AM

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