Archive - Jun 22, 2012
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) â Jerry Sandusky was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting 10 boys over 15 years, accusations that shattered the Happy Valley image of Penn State football and led to the firing of Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno.
Sandusky, a 68-year-old retired defensive coach who was once Paterno's heir apparent, was found guilty of 45 of 48 counts.
PAWTUCKET â As tranquil and serene Mondor Gardens is, something was missing. That âsomethingâ was a remembrance designed specifically to preserve the memory of late Pawtucket Red Sox owner Ben Mondor.
Upon agreeing that a statue would prove fitting, PawSox President Mike Tamburro and General Manager Lou Schwechheimer reached out to the only person they felt would capture Mondor in the light that would display his affinity for PawSox baseball.
Turns out that someone was a familiar face â Carol âTayoâ Heuser, a lady whose artistic talents are on display throughout McCoy Stadium.
PAWTUCKET â The art of running a minor-league franchise isnât solely based on ticket and merchandise sales or making sure the paying customer enjoys the utmost experience. The success and vitality of the on-field product is just as important to the cause, the belief that if thereâs quality in place, the rest will take of itself.
Bertha R. Montiero
MANVILLE -- Bertha R. Monteiro, 76, of Spring St. died Thursday, June 21, 2012 in Landmark Medical Center, with her family by her side.
She was the wife of the late Earl "Mickey" Montiero.
Born in Newport, R.I. daughter of the late Miguel and Florence (Chabot) Monteiro. Bertha lived in Cumberland most of her life moving to Manville in 1995.