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A typical summer view in the Blackstone Valley near Uxbridge, Massachusetts

The Blackstone Valley or Blackstone River Valley is a region of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. It was a major factor in the American Industrial Revolution. It makes up part of the Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor.

Blackstone River[edit]

Blackstone Canal[edit]

The Blackstone Canal was a waterway linking Worcester, Massachusetts, to Providence, Rhode Island and Narragansett Bay Narragansett Bay) through the Blackstone Valley via a series of locks and canals between 1828 and 1848.

The canal is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

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Call Me Maybe Blackstone Valley Prep Middle School

RIMA Blackstone Valley Prep had a district wide "Call Me Maybe" music video competition. Here's the winning video! We do not own the copyright to this song, ...

Stone Mountain LIVE - June 2009 - Blackstone Valley Bluegrass

Blackstone Valley Bluegrass performs "Born To Be With You" as part of the Stone Mountain LIVE show on June 6, 2009 at the Stone Mountain Arts Center in Brown...

Blackstone Valley Tourism Council presents the Polar Express

The Blackstone Valley Sinners - Cranston Sinner (It's A Sin 2002)

Album version of Cranston Sinner by The Blackstone Valley Sinners. I do not own this material.

Blackstone Valley Prep Holiday 2012 at the State House

The Blackstone Valley Prep Elementary School 1st Graders welcome winter to Rhode Island at the 2012 Holiday Concert Series at the Rhode Island State House.

Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy Middle School December News

Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School - Addition Flythrough

In the early 2000's The H.L. Turner Group Inc. created a series of short 3D videos to show the school district (BVT) and the public the design of the new spa...

Rhode Island Blackstone Valley Attractions

A short, narrated tour of historical sites and attractions located throughout the Rhode Island Blackstone Valley Valley.

RI State Archives exhibit "Slice of Life" Woonsocket and the Blackstone Valley

The "Slice of Life (Past)" exhibit features a multitude of images and original manuscripts dating from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Among th...

Welcome to Blackstone Valley!

Bob Billington, President of Blackstone Valley Tourism Council, welcomes you to the birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution--Blackstone Valley, Rhod...

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Valley Breeze
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:45:00 -0700

The Blackstone Valley Spinners 10-U American team is off to a fast start. After two weekends of play, they are 4-0 and have yet to give up a run. In the first weekend of action they swept the Ocean State Wave White. The Spinners took game one 15-0 ...
Worcester Telegram
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:35:42 -0700

WORCESTER — Plans are moving forward to open a new Blackstone Valley visitor center in three years, and Devon Kurtz, the visitor center's new project coordinator, has hit the ground running. Michael Cassidy, interim administrative coordinator for the ...

Valley Breeze

Valley Breeze
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:33:45 -0700

The former St. Joan of Arc parish school at Cumberland Hill will be home Ð for two years Ð to the first Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy High School. The Catholic school closed many years ago, and when public school populations rose in the 1990s ...
Valley Breeze
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:26:15 -0700

The Masters League would like to thank the Blackstone Valley Boys & Girls Club for letting them use their facilities. The league would also like to thank the officials and scorers Dick Landry, Dan Bourgery, Mike Gamache, Jeff Fontaine and Joe Rice.
Worcester Telegram
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:56:15 -0700

High schools to receive the software will be Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School, Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School, Tantasqua Regional High School, Greater New Bedford Regional Vocation High School and ...
Wicked Local Upton
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:02:38 -0700

"We're improving our level of service for EMS, and we're supporting both our school systems to what they're requesting," she said, referring to the Mendon-Upon Regional School District and Blackstone Valley Tech. "Is everything in here? No, but we've ...
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:23:53 -0700

“The Worcester region is fortunate to have some of the best technical high schools in the country—Worcester Technical High School, Bay Path Regional Vocational High School, Blackstone Valley Technical High School—to stimulate the interest of high ...

Martha's Vineyard Times

Martha's Vineyard Times
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:52:30 -0700

Tim Roberts threw a four-hitter, struck out four, walked none, doubled, tripled, and scored Jack Slayton in the third inning, but it wasn't enough as Blackstone Valley Tech left Vineyard Baseball Park Monday with a 2-1 win. The Vineyarders (2-3 ...

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