Tuesday Five: Supplemental Tax Today, School's Out, Free Tax Help, Intern

Welcome to the start of a short week for most, and a week off for students - and check out these things to know:


Supplemental Tax Today - The Woonsocket Budget Commission will discuss how to assess tax bills to increase the city's 2012 tax levy by 4.5 percent  today. The increase is one element of the Commission's plan to fix the city's $14.5 million deficit over the next five years. They'll meet at City Hall in Harris Hall at 3 p.m.

School's out: Winter recess is this week, so watch out on the roads today. There won't be buses to look out for this morning, but kids might be out and about exercising their free time.

Free Tax Services Connecting for Children & Families (CCF) is reopening its Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site in Woonsocket.  The VITA program provides free tax preparation for families with income less than $50,000.  The tax preparers are trained and certified by IRS to do federal and state taxreturns.  This free service is available Mondays – Fridays 9:30 AM to 2:30 p.m. and Thursday 5 to 8 p.m. at the Hope Street Family Center at 46 Hope Street, Woonsocket. Call Zoya at (401) 766-3384 for an appointment or more information.   

CVS Internship - Want some experience working at a national pharmacy company learning about Advertising, Corporate Communications, Finance/Accounting, Human Resources, IT, Logistics/Distribution, Marketing, Merchandising or Real Estate and Operations? Then sign up for the CVS Caremark Internship.

Porketa - Tickets are now on sale for the Woonsocket Rotary Porketa 
Monday, March 11, 6 p.m., at the Elks Hall, 368 Social St. They'll put you back $20, and you'llneed to find a rotary member to buy them

Nelson Aldrich February 19, 2013 at 01:30 PM
Wait till the Fed's really start cutting,we'll see what happens to their 5 year "plan".Instead of putting on a show at 3pm,they should be at the State House lobbying to get some of Woonsocket's odious debt written off.
Mew February 20, 2013 at 12:29 AM
True Nelson, But, Woon. people in city hall do not work that way.the more they can bleed out of us all ,the better they like it!!!!


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