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WPD: Officer shot at driver using vehicle as weapon

November 20, 2013

WOONSOCKET – The still-unidentified policeman who fired his gun in front of the police station Saturday apparently did so when a motorist allegedly attempted to use his vehicle as a weapon against the officer.

That driver was identified for the first time Wednesday as Angel Luiz Perez, 48, of 175 Sixth Ave. Police say they intend to charge him with several crimes, including felony assault with a dangerous weapon – a motor vehicle.

Total Devotion: Tom Kenwood celebrates 40 years at helm of Clippers' track & field program

November 20, 2013

CUMBERLAND – You knew long before the question was posed how uncomfortable Tom Kenwood was.

Now in his 40th year as the Cumberland High boys’ indoor and outdoor track & field mentor, the soft-spoken Kenwood always has dodged – still does – any queries about his impact on the consistent successes of his teams; he’ll talk about his athletes’ intense work ethic and drive, competitive nature, etc., as the reason.

In fact, during this particular “sit down” with Kenwood in the Wellness Center’s Room 103, surrounded by free weights, Kenwood seemed a bit fidgety.

Therese A. Auger

November 20, 2013

Therese A. Auger

NORTH SMITHFIELD- Therese A. (Lague) Auger, 78, died November 19, 2013 in St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield. She was the wife of Philias A. Auger, Jr.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late George and Mabel (Anger) Lague.

Evelyn L. Dumas

November 20, 2013

Evelyn L. Dumas

WOONSOCKET- Evelyn L. (Healy) Dumas, 79, of Woonsocket, died November 15, 2013 in Oakland Grove Healthcare Center, Woonsocket.
Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Leroy and Florence (Tessier) Healy.
She worked as a secretary for the library of the Cumberland School Department for twenty-one years prior to retiring in 1994. Evelyn was a longtime communicant of St. John Vianney Church, Cumberland. She enjoyed playing bingo, collecting elephants and spending time with her grandchildren.

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